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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

VR

Jun 12, 2022

Great delivery of material. Interactive and easy to digest. I was able to apply the conccepts covered in this course to my daily duties as a leader in my organization and was surprised at the results.

MR

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 Jozef D

Oct 4, 2021

I never seen as good visual quality lessonas your one is. Congratulation, Joe.

By Den M

Aug 30, 2021

This platform and this topic in particular is very informative and simulating.

By Paul V

Aug 19, 2021

Excelente, desde el profesor hasta los conocimientos impartidos son muy buenos

By Shradha M G

Jul 22, 2021

Course was extremely detailed and helpful in understanding the basics clearly.

By Tanjir A

Jul 11, 2021

Learnt a lot of surprising things which I was hardly know about. Thanks Google

By Cherrelle N

Jun 15, 2021

Very engaging, the course structure allowed easy transition through each task.

By Kavitha A

May 25, 2021

I enjoyed this course and gained more knowledge on project management. Thanks!

By Lizbeth S

May 16, 2021

Excellent course, very useful in your leadership career, practical strategies.

By Abdulaziz M O A

May 8, 2021

its was just the beginning to an entirely new life career , thank you google .

By Alina L

May 4, 2021

I really enjoyed learning about PM. Google has made this course very engaging.

By John P S

May 3, 2021

Very well done. Useful information and a great foundation for future learning.

By Innocent D

May 3, 2021

Best in class in foundation of project management. learnt a tons of new skills

By Michael A

Apr 30, 2021

Great Information ! Helps you understand the foundations of Project Management

By Daniel A M

Apr 28, 2021

This Course is a seamless way to gather strong Project Management foundations.

By Florbela G

Apr 22, 2021

Very informative, easy to follow and strategically organized. Love the videos.

By Karla L G O

Apr 13, 2021

Fully focused on the needs of today's world, learning has been so easy for me.

By Diego L V

Apr 7, 2021

Excellent content and very well explained. It is not heavy and also entertains

By Megan S

Jun 22, 2022

Great introduction to Project Management. Looking forward to the next course!

By Matthew R

Jun 13, 2022

E​xcellent course! Love the easy to follow program Coursera has put together.

By Oghenevwaerhe k

Jun 10, 2022

i​ enjoyed learning this course, the lectures where clear and understandable.

By Dennis C

Jun 1, 2022

Gave a great introduction into project management with easy digestable videos

By Faiza V

May 11, 2022

This course was awesome! I'm so excited to move forward with the remaining 3.

By Vladimir M

Apr 25, 2022

​The course covers the basics of PM in a very clear and comprehensive manner.

By D L

Apr 13, 2022

The Course was well put together, the instructors were knowledgable and clear