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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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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.


Jan 18, 2022

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 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.


Jul 13, 2021

Awesome!! Clear, concise and really interesting information. Short and entertaning videos.

By Betty A B

Jun 21, 2021

I found this course to be very informative and easy to grasp. Great presentations by all.

By Nikolaos K

Jun 6, 2021

Great course so far. I personally took the whole certification that includes all 6 courses

By Karimi M

Jun 4, 2021

I enjoyed this course . A good step for beginners who want to embark in project management

By Augusto A

Apr 23, 2021

Emilio's enthusiasm makes PM all the more fun, insightful, and accessible, thanks so much!

By mo A

Apr 18, 2021

First course with Google is great, the interaction is great and felt engaged in many tasks

By Marta C

Apr 16, 2021

Excellent! It's well organized, friendly and brings a lot of information. I just loved it!

By Tiffany S

Apr 16, 2021

A decent high-level introduction to project management for someone with no prior exposure.

By Srinivasan N

May 2, 2022

Impressive and more informative and experienced professionals shares thier own experience

By Aaron B

Apr 11, 2022

ballsgreat. I like so much balls great is the best course available with the great balls.

By andi a

Mar 31, 2022

Good instructor! i like the way he brings the course detail.. All in one course you need!

By Charles L

Mar 27, 2022

Very informative on foundational project management and reasurance in multiple diciplines

By Angelia T

Mar 21, 2022

Foundations of Project Management was a very informational course for a beginner to take.

By Anas M

Mar 20, 2022

Amazing course i have ever had, really enjoiyed, and looking forward learning next course

By Howida A

Mar 13, 2022

I​ am very grateful for this course becuase I had the opporinuty to improve my knowledge.

By Aashik B

Feb 5, 2022

Very nicely organised and enough information to form the foundation of project management

By Ashish Y

Jan 26, 2022

Came to know lot of new stuff that PM does. It was fun to learn and go through the coarse

By ahsan a

Jan 12, 2022

Just Completed Foundation Certificate, the journey was amazing enabled me with new skills

By Montajab O

Dec 24, 2021

Very important information for starting and understanding were you are going and learning