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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

Apr 27, 2021

Gives a solid background understanding to starting with project management and explains concepts such as organizational culture/structure and project management practices such as agile and waterfall.

May 3, 2021

It was reall good to learn from such nice professionals. The course is well designed and it keeps your interest alive till last minute. Really learned a lot from this. Thank you Google and Coursera.

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By Aima G

May 5, 2021

its an eye opener, cant wait to experience the entire project management package.

By Mayar G

Apr 3, 2021

Great Course!! totally recommended cuz I learned new terminologies and concepts!!

By Javier S F

Mar 17, 2021

This course is the perfect one to get started if you are trying to land a PM role

By Ejike E

May 8, 2021

Outstanding. This is the First Step in achieving my dreams in Project Management

By Digital B a E t

Apr 24, 2021

Thank you very much, I have learned a lot, and I am looking forward to course 2.

By Robby G

Mar 31, 2021

Really informative and you will know if PM is right for you just after course 1.

By Intan L K

Apr 10, 2021

Such a great opportunity to learn in this course. thank you google and coursera

By Hafiz L

Apr 4, 2021

I have learnt a lot about Project Management in the first part of this program.

By Shreyansh J

Mar 29, 2021

Great work guys! Sets strong foundation to enter into Project Management space.

By Linda L

Mar 23, 2021

A great learning experience with relevant content and a well-designed delivery.

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 A

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 Nawaf S S

May 1, 2021

It's fantastic course, I've learned so much things.

Thanks Google & Coursera.

By María B Z

Apr 24, 2021

An excellent course, so excited to continue my journey on Project Management!

By Safe

Apr 2, 2021

Easy to follow and understand especially if you're new to project management.

By helen g

Apr 21, 2021

This course gave a good refresher of the fundamentals of project management!

By Pablo C

Apr 12, 2021

Sencillo, pero muy bueno para crear una base solida en el project management

By Ben V

Apr 8, 2021

Should be required for anyone in software development who isn't a PM already