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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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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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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 Tosin

Feb 15, 2024

Good learning materials. Its comprehensive, easy to read and understand.

By Tantaswa N

Dec 2, 2023

very informative course I am studying the rest of my courses at Coursera


Nov 1, 2023

course 1 was great. Everything is simplified, clear and well explained.

By Senthil M V

Sep 28, 2023

Vey engagement materials with good enough supporting links and documents

By Jason Y

Sep 5, 2023

Great introductory course that goes with the ins and outs of being a PM.

By vikram

Jul 14, 2023

Awesome course for beginners . one must go through it to accquire skills

By Deepak Y

Jul 10, 2023

Great Learning session with detailed insights of foundations of Project.

By Sarah U

Jul 9, 2023

It was a very good learning experience. I highly recommend this course.

By Jayne P

Jul 5, 2023

Thorough, Engaging, and tailored for a savvy beginner. Highly recommend!

By Antonio P

May 18, 2023

Excelente curso, espero seguir siendo parte de la familia PM de coursera

By priya g

May 12, 2023

Great course to learn the basics and fundamentals of Project Management.

By Mayowa O

May 1, 2023

TaThanks to Google I gavehave thhave a fundamental aknowledge in Project

By Kishore C M

Apr 28, 2023

This course very helpful and learning lot of projects management Circle

By Shayla J

Apr 16, 2023

So much information, explained thoroughly, really enjoyed learning this.

By Lynn M

Mar 7, 2023

Awesome course. It has filled in some of the blanks and questions I had.

By Xavier W

Feb 16, 2023

Great learning experience and the instructor was very clear and concise.

By Samuel S

Jan 16, 2023

So new to PM that idk if the course is great or not, but I did enjoy it.

By Pratik M

Dec 31, 2022

Amazing and Great! Wonderful and awesome experience ever! Thank you all.

By Stanimir N

Dec 23, 2022

Great course and great experience! A lot of new and helpful information.

By Deleted A

Dec 6, 2022

Awesome and nutritious introduction to project management! I liked it :)

By Muhammad U A

Nov 29, 2022

It Helped Me In Learning Basics of Project Management And Opened My Mind

By Chukwube C E

Nov 15, 2022

A very interesting and insightful, it's fun and learning all through.


By Angel

Oct 31, 2022

This course is put togethet very well. The teaching style is on point.

By Kritika S

Oct 18, 2022

Helpful and packed with knowledge for beginners like myself. Thank you!

By Katy R

Oct 7, 2022

I loved this course! I love the pacing, the information and the quizes.