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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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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!


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 Justin A C

Mar 17, 2022

I was definitely surprised with how well this course was delivered.

By Shreya S

Mar 7, 2022

Enjoyed every bit of it , looking forward to the rest of the course

By Michael E

Mar 5, 2022

V​ery well put together. They make the information easy to digest.

By Gideon N

Feb 28, 2022

Gave me a proper foundation and understanding of project management

By Jake B

Feb 14, 2022

Useful. Great if you are job hunting / need a management cerificate

By Jonatan J

Jan 28, 2022

Nice, smooth and quick resume of basics in project management role.

By Paxton B

Jan 24, 2022

T​his course was a great way to break the ice to learn a new skill.

By Bhabani S

Jan 17, 2022

Excellent! such a great learning done through this online platform.

By Narender S

Jan 8, 2022

Emilio was gave supper explanation about project management phase.

By Ruzhena B

Jan 6, 2022

Thank you for creating this course, it was very helpful and useful!

By Dwanee T J

Jan 3, 2022

Very dynamic course, I learned so much that I never knew. Thank you

By Thierno A M B

Dec 18, 2021

Amazing ! Thank you again for providing such an interesting program

By Kat H

Dec 18, 2021

The course is motivational, and very easy to follow and understand.

By Luis U

Dec 12, 2021

Great course, it is the first and they keep my motivation very high

By Aarti C

Dec 9, 2021

great for knowing fundamental and basic PM roles and responsibility

By Jose C E T

Dec 5, 2021

​Excelente curso. Contenido demasiado importante para esta carrera.

By Asri A Y

Nov 8, 2021

A very well designed course. I love how encouraging this course is.

By Ray W

Aug 23, 2021

E​xcellent course with real world pros sharing their own experience

By Natasha W

Aug 17, 2021

This course is really nice ! Easy to understand and it's applicable

By Isabelle R

Aug 16, 2021

great course I learned about the fundamentals of project management

By Joseph J F C

Jul 19, 2021

Muy buenas bases para entender un poco más sobre Project Management

By iftikar S

Jul 14, 2021

excellent frame.. excellent way to learn project Management skills.

By Prince A

Jul 7, 2021

The course provides every students the basics of project management


Jul 3, 2021

I am at the beginning of the road, and this is the first right step

By Alessandro B

Jun 20, 2021

Very well made course, very nice to follow it, very basic concepts.