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About the Course

This course is the first in a series of six to equip you with the skills you need to apply to introductory-level roles in project management. Project managers play a key role in leading, planning and implementing critical projects to help their organizations succeed. In this course, you’ll discover foundational project management terminology and gain a deeper understanding of the role and responsibilities of a project manager. We’ll also introduce you to the kinds of jobs you might pursue after completing this program. Throughout the program, you’ll learn from current Google project managers, who can provide you with a multi-dimensional educational experience that will help you build your skills for on-the-job application. Learners who complete this program should be equipped to apply for introductory-level jobs as project managers. No previous experience is necessary. By the end of this course, you will be able to: - Define project management and describe what constitutes a project. - Explore project management roles and responsibilities across a variety of industries. - Detail the core skills that help a project manager be successful. - Describe the life cycle of a project and explain the significance of each phase. - Compare different program management methodologies and approaches and determine which is most effective for a given project. - Define organizational structure and culture and explain how it impacts project management. - Define change management and describe the role of the project manager in the process....

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Nov 10, 2022

It was a fantastic learning experience with a knowledge of project management information. The team as a whole did a fantastic job of demonstrating their individual perspectives on project management.


Dec 23, 2022

Its a Very insightful course will help you to grow and know more about the project management career path and every single detailed about it thank you Google and Coursera for this a great opportunity.

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By 徐靖凯

Apr 19, 2021

Through this course, I've learned the basics of project management. I am looking forward to the bigger world of PM.

By Diego A C R

Mar 29, 2021

This course is simply amazing, the friendly way that Google professional explain is perfect for an online learning.

By Ana B

Mar 29, 2023

The course is extremely insightful, intuitive and interesting! I absolutely loved every second of it! Thank you!!


Mar 8, 2023

Just Outstanding, I can't express my feeling what the quality course this was. I can call this success of my life.

By Sharon R F

Feb 13, 2023

The course helped me get updated on terminology, methodologies, and potential jobs in which I’m already qualified.

By Rama N R A

Dec 21, 2022

this is by far one of the best course that i have ver enrolled. the lecturer is very clear and easy to understand.

By Meghann I

Dec 9, 2022

I loved this course! As a transitioning Teacher, it has given me the confidence to finally pursue another career!!

By Muhammad M R

Nov 16, 2022

This is something extraordinary I learned about project management & tools to use as a successful project manager.

By Mohamed E E

Sep 17, 2022

It's really amazing, this course has changed a lot of my concepts, I think I'm on the right path now thank you all


Sep 9, 2022

Learnt a lot about project management , it's redument Agile, Scrum and Waterfall , Methodology , Governance. etc

By jad n

Jul 15, 2022

Great introducion to project management and thorough expalansion of project's manager skills and responsibilities.

By Vishnu P S R

Jun 26, 2022

Really helpful for both beginner and experienced hands, will get a clear foundation idea about project management.

By santanu d

Jun 26, 2022

This course is awesome. No matter if you're a bigginer or an experienced manager, this is going to help you a lot.

By Sowmiya K

Jun 16, 2022

Thanks for this course, thanks for showing a new path to take in my second innings of my carrer. Happy Learning!!!

By MD. Z I

Jun 13, 2022

Well enough course materials to learn project management foundation. I've obtained core skills. Thank you so much.

By Randi P S

May 31, 2022

Very helpful and valuable for preparing my future career. I deeply understand the foundation of project management

By Laura L

May 17, 2022

Great content, easy to follow, a variety of examples from different professionals dedicated to project management.

By Stephanie Z

Apr 19, 2022

Loving this course! The instructions make the material very easy to understand and does not rush through teaching.

By Can M

Apr 14, 2022

I really enjoyed the course, it was well laid out and easy to follow along. Never got bored was always interesting

By Andrés L F

Apr 12, 2022

Es un curso introductorio muy completo que da un pantallazo sobre las habilidades que se requieren para ser un PM.

By Maria a S M

Mar 11, 2022

Im well satisfied for this course, everything is weel done, its not boring, it's very enjoyable to do this course

By Wesley L

Feb 23, 2022

Well structured and designed course! Great and articulative presenters! I would recommend this course to others.

By Chelsea H

Feb 10, 2022

Great overview of Project Management! I like the flexibility of being able to complete this course asynchronously.

By Jeremiah C

Feb 3, 2022

Great course. I would recommend it for anyone looking to further expand their knowledge within Project Management.

By Candice A M J

Jan 27, 2022

Good, foundational course to introduce basic concepts for those new to project management or new to the workforce.