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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

LD

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.

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 Javit J A C

Dec 27, 2021

Emilio is a great instructor, thanks for sharing your knowledge!

By Therese A B

Dec 16, 2021

amazing full of valuable knowledges for a lifetime career change

By hazrat n

Nov 17, 2021

Very Informative Course and presented in very interactive way...

By Aline R Z

Sep 30, 2021

I absolutely loved this course. Thank you for all the knowledge.

By Erhan D

Sep 22, 2021

l​earn many things along the way. thank you coursera and google!

By Carla S M P

Sep 10, 2021

It's very easy to learn, and easy to adept to the rhythm of live

By Alina K

Aug 15, 2021

Fantastic series of courses, prepared and arranged to perfection

By Quinton R A

Aug 12, 2021

This course was easy to understand and provided helpful insight.

By lo-res f

Jul 9, 2021

Thought it was fantastic. Well developed and insightful. Thanks!

By whitney b

May 27, 2021

i thoroughly enjoyed the various ways they presented information

By Elizabeth c

Apr 28, 2021

Great Curse! good speakers and the concepts were clearly explain

By Taghreed Q A

Apr 23, 2021

Excellent instructor, and excellent presentation of information.

By Shivavesh V

Jun 29, 2022

This course is fabulous. Thansk to all the instructors/Mentors.

By Andrew P

Jun 23, 2022

Well presented and informative. Very smooth and easy to follow.

By Allison J

Jun 16, 2022

Good overview of the foundational aspetcs of project management

By Raksha R G

Jun 16, 2022

excellent work by google for providing such meaningful insights

By Ritu M

Jun 9, 2022

excellent.. knowlegeable Notes... Just focused on topic only..

By Sofia R

Jun 8, 2022

A very good course to start your career as a project management

By Arunkumar R

Jun 5, 2022

Orhanized my lnowledge in project management ..Excellent course

By Laura M

May 12, 2022

This course is a great intro to the world of Project Management

By Kaci K

May 3, 2022

Very helpful introduction to the basics and in corporate terms.

By Lamine F

Apr 28, 2022

Won't see any better intro to project management as this course

By Janis I M

Apr 17, 2022

This greatly helped me understand what is project management is

By Kena F

Mar 23, 2022

I learned a lot of great information about project management!

By ajinkya p

Mar 22, 2022

Amazing course with all the basic insights and perfect examples