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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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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!

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Coursera Learning videos always the best and top notch with thorough concepts and hands on experience. Special Thanks to Google for providing inner core concepts on Foundations of Project Management.

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By buyung c

Jan 15, 2023

really helpful to understand the project management in the big companies

By Karen A

Jan 14, 2023

This course was informative and helped me recognize skills I already had.

By Jose d J R M

Jan 3, 2023

Great course. Easy to understand and very informative with good examples.

By Liliya A

Nov 28, 2022

It was useful and interesting for me to take this course. I recommend it!

By Gaston R M A

Nov 25, 2022

Great course to have a good introduction in the Project Management world.

By Mohammed A

Nov 1, 2022

Good leaders are hard to find, but great Project managers are rarer still

By Oluwaseun S

Oct 31, 2022

It has been a very interesting journey so far and i have learnt so much.

By SOUMI K

Oct 29, 2022

very nice course. Relevent information was there. Easily understandable.

By Ibelegbu p c

Oct 15, 2022

thank you so much for this course, i learnt alot about project manager .

By Nishtha P

Oct 14, 2022

Professors are amazing. learnt a lot of new things beautifully explained

By Elizabeth A

Oct 12, 2022

This is a very sufficient course,interactive and keeps you on your toes.

By Suryansh s

Oct 6, 2022

All the topics covered in very simple way to which is easy to understand

By Anu K

Oct 2, 2022

Very useful.. easy to understand all concepts withe suitable examples...

By Oscar M

Sep 26, 2022

It is such a great introductory course for the project management field.

By Pradeep M

Sep 22, 2022

Good Course to get an foundation knowledege about the Project Management

By Stephanie J

Sep 21, 2022

super helpful in helping me focus my thinking around this set of skills

By suebsakul s

Sep 19, 2022

Really useful in getting a new foundation concecpt of project management

By chime I

Sep 14, 2022

I LOVE THIS COURSE. RIGHT WAY TO BEGIN MY JOURNEY IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT.

By MOHAMMED B A B A B A

Sep 12, 2022

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القراءات مميزة

شكرا جزيلا

By Eldred H

Sep 7, 2022

I would recommend this course to everyone multi-tasking in manangement.

By Abdullah U

Sep 7, 2022

This course gave me a good foundation to master project management skill

By Balaji M

Aug 28, 2022

Good experience,its easier to complete I have learned new items and ideas

By Humaira G

Aug 22, 2022

I love it, the Instructor was great and he made the learning process easy

By nicolas m

Jul 25, 2022

Excellent to get foundational skills and knowledge for project management

By Mehwish B

Jul 25, 2022

I have learnt many areas of project management. Its very well explained.