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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

LD
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.

MK
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 Abhimanyu S C

Jul 8, 2021

The course is really great. Clear and concise videos and content for a deeper understanding.

By Weiwei Y

Jun 27, 2021

T​he course is well organized and presented. Now I have more interest in learning PM skills.

By Kiran P

Jun 21, 2021

The right course for aspiring project managers and a refresher for current project managers.

By JuanCarlos C

May 30, 2021

In my opinion, this course is an excellent way to start in the field of management projects.

By Krishna K N

May 7, 2021

The course is well explained and very knowledgeable course for Entry level Project Managers.

By Carae V

Apr 8, 2021

Great look into the foundations of Project Management, and has left me hungry to learn more!

By Oscar R

Apr 7, 2021

I liked a lot this course and I recommend it to all the people who likes managment Projects.

By ARAVINDAN P

Mar 30, 2021

I really loved the way the instructor provide the course and I learned a lot in this course.

By Aminur r

Aug 30, 2021

I learned so many things from this course.Thanks the team of Google to prepare this course.

By Sara k e h

Aug 29, 2021

amazing,so inspiring ,,I really liked it.I enjoyed this one.cant wait to finish this course

By Prianka C

Aug 9, 2021

Best faculty best teaching best course to be an expertsexpertexpertexpertexpertexpertexpert

By varun n

Jul 4, 2021

Best course to understand about project management through project manager of google itself

By Reagan G

Jun 28, 2021

Great intro to project management. I loved how easy it was to follow along and do the work.

By Steve F

Jun 16, 2021

Very general start but after finishing up a very fine introduction into project management.

By Dimitrios B

May 6, 2021

Excellent course, well organized, explanatory, covers a wide range, I would recommend it!!!

By Benjamin S G

Apr 28, 2021

I'm glad I decided to do this specialization. It's going to affect every aspect of my life!

By Ricardo N

Apr 11, 2021

Para um curso introdutório foi muito bom, conteúdo interessante, objetivo e bem organizado.

By Olga

Apr 9, 2021

A perfectly balanced and easy for understanding course for beginners in project management!

By Roberto g

Mar 31, 2021

Corso ben fatto. anche se a un livello base offre molti spunti di riflessione interessanti.

By Nyi N A

Sep 4, 2021

That course give so much knowledge and experience. Thanks google and really appreciate it.

By Vishnu B

Sep 2, 2021

Amazing explanation and interesting to listen to. Thankyou Coursera, Google and Mr. Emilio

By Sebastián

Aug 13, 2021

V​ery good course! Excelent for people that wants to get introduced in project management.

By Adeel f

Aug 1, 2021

Excellent Course for building Foundatins of Project Management both as a skill and career.

By Nena A A

Jul 31, 2021

It's a great step by step course that provides a clear understanding of project management

By Harindra D

Jul 18, 2021

Enjoyed the course very much! 'Five Stars' for syllabus-content, and teaching-methodology.