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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.

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!

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By Andrea L

Jul 1, 2021

A nice introduction into Project Management

By Muneeb R A

Jun 20, 2021

t​his was really fun and easy to understand

By Rachel E

May 20, 2021

A great intro. Very enjoyable. Good pace.

By Noura R

May 20, 2021

Happy learning indeed :) Thank you so much.

By vrinda b

May 16, 2021

Great content and to the point explanation.

By Tim

May 7, 2021

Great course and fits my style of learning.

By Pablo M

Apr 12, 2021

Excellent course it made me stick it to it.

By Angeline C

Mar 27, 2021

This course is very helpful I learned a lot

By Bland A

Mar 15, 2021

Super awesome for new in management courses

By Aliaksei L

Oct 7, 2021

g​reate course and the program in general!

By Chas P

Oct 3, 2021

Google is a master at teaching the basics!

By Sahar B

Sep 30, 2021

G​reat Instructor. Great Beginning course.

By Alyssa M T

Sep 26, 2021

Highly engaging, interactive, and awesome!

By Nutan L

Sep 6, 2021

Very well laid out for easy understanding.

By Sajedah A

Aug 12, 2021

Great course so far and super professional

By Blencil S L

Jul 9, 2021

This Course is all about Quality content!!

By Hassan E

Jul 4, 2021

Really Great Content and well delivered <3

By Saleem H

Jun 28, 2021

Foundational concepts of PM well explained

By I P S A

Jun 1, 2021

Great course, thank you for all the lesson

By mohamed s

Apr 25, 2021

great course pretty basic but good warm up

By Adetunji O

Apr 16, 2021

Nice Lectures. All instructions understood

By a i

Apr 7, 2021

Great content and a very good introduction

By Spring H

Mar 30, 2021

Best online course ever I taken Thumb up!!

By SAM J R

Oct 18, 2021

The instructor is an awesome facilitator.

By zanise p

Aug 30, 2021

I found the course thorough and engaging!