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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....

Top reviews

JK

Oct 5, 2021

Very informative and thorough! I've finished this course with so much knowledge that can be applied to the workforce. Everything is laid out in easy to follow and efficient steps. Couldn't be happier!

BC

Dec 26, 2021

This course is very helpful for those who want to kick start their career in project management field. It is highly interactive and covers basics of project management thoroughly. I really enjoyed it.

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By luis m

Apr 8, 2021

Very informative about a interesting career path

By Pierre M

Mar 24, 2021

Great base / foundation for project management !

By Sylvester T J

Aug 14, 2022

best course for understanding project managment

By Adnan S

Jul 30, 2022

Really informative and helpful course. Loved it

By Jesse T

Jul 14, 2022

Very thorough, highly recommend for entry level

By Joel E G

Jul 13, 2022

Great course.! Looking forward to start the #2!

By Trinh T

Jul 9, 2022

Provide all information in details and clearly.

By Sandakahle S

Jul 5, 2022

Thank you very much for your insightful lessons

By Amit S L

Jul 3, 2022

Its an amazing course with solid course conent.

By M. P F

Jun 22, 2022

nice lessson with easy to follow flow of study.

By Marie K R

Jun 19, 2022

Very structured syllabus and helpful materials

By Norma E U M

Jun 19, 2022

Great course! Looking forward to the next ones!

By Brisibe T

Jun 17, 2022

it is a course that deserves a five star rating

By Manu K

May 27, 2022

Great content and presentation from Team Google

By Dan o C

May 25, 2022

​well structure to introduce project management

By Boluwatife S

May 24, 2022

this is a wonderful course, i really enjoyed it

By Joe L

Apr 25, 2022

Very useful even if you have some PM knowledge.

By Cleyson F

Apr 4, 2022

Amazing oportunity to learn! I really liked it.

By Mohammad G

Mar 17, 2022

AMAZING COURSE! I RECOMMEND IT TO ALL STUDENTS.

By Aishwarya S

Mar 10, 2022

Great course to understand basic Project Skills

By Alexander J F

Mar 7, 2022

A great introduction and overview to the topic!

By jacinth j

Feb 7, 2022

very good explanation and be easily understable

By vineet s

Jan 31, 2022

t​he course is well structured and well taught.

By Fernando J B

Jan 14, 2022

Its a really good course. I learned new things.

By Marlon D

Dec 21, 2021

T​hank you for offering this course on coursera