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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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Aug 11, 2021

I loved this course. It was so informative. I took a lot of notes and hope to implement everything I've learned in real-life instances. I look forward to advancing professionally as a project manager.

Sep 10, 2021

Gives a solid background understanding to starting with project management and explains concepts such as organizational culture/structure and project management practices such as agile and waterfall.

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By Luis S

Jul 4, 2021

Un excelente curso, complementa de manera muy adecuada la metodología tradicional con la actual!

By Bakare A H

Jun 24, 2021

honestly, this course work was very interesting and i look forward to completing other modules.

By João G F

May 25, 2021

It gives a good understanding of what project management is in a simple and straightforward way.

By somia s

May 10, 2021

really , the lessons are sequential and distinguished in terms of the quality of the information

By Ahmed M A

Apr 30, 2021

Great course, showing project managing in the simplest way ever with easy examples to understand

By Gregory F

Apr 22, 2021

I thought all of the material was very well laid out and the quality of the course is very high.

By Félix Z Q S

Aug 27, 2021

This course is excellent, this is one of the best courses I have done in my life.Thanks Google!

By Muhmmd S

Aug 23, 2021

g​oogle has reached a success no other organization can ever reach again, thanks for the course

By Anjum F H

Jul 30, 2021

Amazing course! Learned a lot about Project Management Fundamentals. Best of luck. Recommended.

By Nilesha E

Jul 29, 2021

I love everything that I am learning. They really break it down and make it easy to understand.

By Celeo M

Jul 18, 2021

I thought it was great! Very nicely laid out, narrated and concise in its delivery and content.

By Nathalia I

Jun 23, 2021

The course is very well-structured and helpful to understand the base of any project management

By Alejandro K

Jun 16, 2021

This course provides wonderfull insights about PM, I totally recomend this course to begginers.

By Lucy R

Jun 1, 2021

Really engaging. The course grounded learnings about project management in real world examples.

By Jesus M A C

Apr 19, 2021

Very clearly organized and explained with adequate language and examples. Great teacher! Thanks

By Christopher H

Apr 16, 2021

Absolutely loving this course so far and how well constructed and informative it is. Brilliant!

By Alexandra M

Mar 19, 2021

Thorough, informative, and accessible. Highly recommend for anyone trying to get projects done!

By Peng J

Mar 15, 2021

great to build on the fundamentals of project management! it was an enjoyable learning journey!


Aug 29, 2021

Muy bueno me ayudo a interrelacionar conceptos que aprendí en administración pero más dinámico


Aug 26, 2021

It was really a very expository moment for me all through the class. Thank you Google for this

By Valerie S

Aug 22, 2021

I loved this course, it's refreshing, easy to understand and very manageable in your own time.

By Himansu M

Aug 3, 2021

Well explain about the course topics. Assignments are very useful and related to the subjects.

By Gisele A A

Aug 1, 2021

Excellent course, straight to the point, practical and with really usefull knowledge. Helpful!

By Andrew M

Jul 24, 2021

Very interesting as a course, I learned many new skills and tools( based on information given)