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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.


Dec 23, 2022

Its a Very insightful course will help you to grow and know more about the project management career path and every single detailed about it thank you Google and Coursera for this a great opportunity.

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By Eduardo J B R

Feb 4, 2022

Great meeting with google project managers, it certainly leaves you in the mood to keep learning.

By Puneet B

Feb 1, 2022

This is something new to learn for me and has excellent outcome in future and the course is nice.

By David B

Jan 14, 2022

The best project management course I have ever participated in. Very interactive and informative.

By Denis Š

Jan 9, 2022

A very good introduction to the fundamentals of project management,methodologies and frameworks.

By Louis D

Dec 10, 2021

A fantastic start to project management and introduction to all of the different types there are.

By A. A F

Nov 15, 2021

I have enjoyed and learnt so much from this course so far. I can't want to start the next course.


Sep 13, 2021

This was a great course to take , the self paced course is great for beginners learning about it.

By Antonia N

Aug 23, 2021

Loved this coarse, and I really liked that the material from this coarse can be saved and reached

By power

Aug 4, 2021

thank you Google team for all the effort I am really happy and more improvement with this course

By Jerry H

Jul 26, 2021

This course is a good start point to get an overview and different aspects of project management.

By Noor B

Jul 25, 2021

This is a great course for anyone in any field! I 100% recommend taking it you will learn a lot.

By Alex K

Jun 14, 2021

Exceptional course, really enjoy the lecturer and how well he conveys information to the student.

By Krithiga K K

May 2, 2021

The instructor explained everything very clearly and he would have been for other modules as well

By Henry T

Apr 6, 2021

Excelente curso, bastante didactico y dinamico. Excelente inicio para el certificado profesional!

By Aliasgar K

Mar 20, 2021

This is great way to start, right amount of overview detail and leaves you hungry to dive deeper!


Mar 22, 2023

Beyond my expectations! Well planned, thorough and comprehensive. They really know how to do it!

By Aminullah b

Feb 7, 2023

A very through course which takes you and teaches you the very foundation of project management

By Jane N

Dec 20, 2022

Flexible ,well outlined notes and great videos for the course. Amazing guide from the resources

By Adil K

Nov 30, 2022

Enjoined learning, specially the way it was planned, first video, then reading & then a activity

By Anastasia P

Nov 10, 2022

The videos were engaging and the material was broken down into digestible information. Thank you

By Ahmed a

Nov 7, 2022

The course is very useful and it covered all knowledge related Foundation of project management.

By Sharry J B

Nov 5, 2022

I learned a lot from this course. I gained a lot of insights that will help me to be a better PM

By Mitchel G

Oct 26, 2022

I found this course to be very helpful and insight ful on what it take to be a project manager


Oct 22, 2022

It was very informative, easy to understand and the quizzes and assignments were very helpful .

By Sukhbir A

Oct 17, 2022

This course really lays out the fundamentals for PM, super easy to learn and follow along with!