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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

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.

Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you

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By Slaven K

Nov 28, 2021

Excellent entry point to project management course.

By Ojo A G

Nov 17, 2021

Course was awesome and the instructors were amazing

By Thiago P

Nov 8, 2021

This course is great and the instructor is awesome.

By Ozan Y

Oct 28, 2021

It was a phenomenal course and I ve learned a alot.

By Renato D S

Oct 25, 2021

Ótimo curso, conteúdo super claro e bem estruturado


Aug 30, 2021

good core basic for new upcomers of project manager

By Gopi C E

Aug 28, 2021

The content and order of the content is really good

By Olawale O A

Aug 18, 2021

this has been a great experience taking this course

By Satish I H

Jul 29, 2021

Very Informative course!! I learnt a lot. Thank you

By Ali I A

Jul 6, 2021

This is one of the best courses. Thank you so much.

By Всякий М

Jun 28, 2021

Very nice for introduction Project Management field

By Trisha B

Jun 20, 2021

It was an amazing start to learn these new concepts

By Subasinghe A S D S

Jun 16, 2021

I​nstructure and the materials used are really good

By Afnan A R

Jun 13, 2021

Great course to build interest on Project Managemnt

By Aman S

Jun 5, 2021

It was amazing. I now want to be a PM. Thanks a ton

By Patil R P

May 21, 2021

Definitely going to help me getting first job in PM

By Ahmed

May 16, 2021

Valuable and very rich contents, wish had it before

By Raghul S

May 1, 2021

Best course for project management really loved it.

By Petar J

Apr 18, 2021

Loved it. Great introduction to Project Management.

By Liza Z

Apr 16, 2021

well structured course. material easy to understand

By Ivan A

Apr 1, 2021

Excellent introduction to project management world!

By Abdessamad A

Oct 26, 2021

This was so helpful!

Thank you Google and Coursera.

By Akhil A

Oct 19, 2021

Great Course and loved the examples and simplicity

By Mutale N

Sep 23, 2021

Easy to understand and looking forward to applying

By Manuel R R B

Sep 19, 2021

Excelente curso para empezar y seguir aprendiendo.