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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

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

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 Mohamed H

Jan 6, 2022

Amazing , smoothly Course thanks a lot coursera from Google

By Batuhan G

Dec 30, 2021

Thanks for everything. It's very instructive course for me.

By Larbi E

Dec 26, 2021

​Great course, learned new skills and a lot of informations

By Siddharth M

Dec 23, 2021

Well Structed and bit sized information to grasp and digest

By Judith M

Dec 17, 2021

What a great course, so informative and easy to understand.

By Parnav S

Dec 15, 2021

Great Course for Foundations of Project Management learning

By Shubham R

Dec 1, 2021

Way new things to learn and instructor was to good to teach

By Mohammad K

Nov 7, 2021

It was a great course and really encouraged me to continue.

By Jephthah A

Oct 16, 2021

i​nstructor makes the course easy to understand and follow.


Sep 15, 2021

E​xcellent course. Good quality material used alon the way.

By Justin B

Aug 4, 2021

Great course. Prefect, to the point, and easy introduction.

By Ahmed T

Jul 28, 2021

It really opened my mind to a whole new career, thanks alot

By Arantza R

Jul 22, 2021

I​t was a good foundation. It took me a month to finish it.

By Rex C D

Jul 17, 2021

The content is delivered in a concise and effective format.

By Amr G

Jul 12, 2021

P​erfect and solid introduction for such an important role.

By Khushali t

Jun 28, 2021

Everything explained quite nicely and examples are the best

By Rana A

Jun 25, 2021

The course is so helpful and i gained so much informations.

By Walter C

Jun 23, 2021

Excelente curso, muy objetivo para el aprendizaje. Gracias.

By Dilara F E

Jun 10, 2021

It was a very insightful course, I definitely recommend it.

By Manuel C

Jun 4, 2021

Really good! I am going to keep going through all of them!

By Jessica M

May 27, 2021

I'm enjoying how interactive this course is! Thanks Google!

By Shubham P B

May 17, 2021

The content is equal or more equal to an MBA Sem from INDIA

By valentina a

May 1, 2021

Great course. Very interesting topics and very well taught.

By Nique R

Apr 11, 2021

So far, it's going well. I have no regrets. Thanks Googles!

By John Y

Apr 10, 2021

A great course for those considering entering the PM world.