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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


Jan 18, 2022

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!


Apr 11, 2022

So much information was packaged in this course but it was so well organized and delivered that I was compelled to complete every segment. Well timed quizzes helped to ensure my comprehension as well.

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By s t

Aug 16, 2022

Great Cource which gives an expanded vision towards project manangement

By Danica D L

Aug 13, 2022

Super lessons, very engaging, and all useful information. Great course!

By Libby C

Jul 26, 2022

Incredibly helpful for those early in their project management career!

By Jon E S

Jul 21, 2022

Relevant, precise, good balance of video and readings. Helpful quiz'es.

By Avril C

Jul 16, 2022

Great videos, read and practice test. Thank you for an amazing course.

By Adnan A A A

Jun 26, 2022

This is a really great course, I learned a lot about project management

By Sulabh S

Jun 7, 2022

A great module to learn and key first step to learn project management!

By li M

Jun 1, 2022

it helps me to understand more about the concept of project management.

By Rene R L

May 31, 2022

very good and helpful to have a concrete basis or knowledge pf project

By minakshi a

May 20, 2022

thanks coursera i learn better education its help i learn a all subject

By Kamaludeen i

May 18, 2022

Good contents and explained in simple terms easy to learn for everyone.

By Afiq F

May 16, 2022

Provide new insight for newcomers. The approach style is very flexible.

By saurish b

May 12, 2022

A very good course to learn about the foundations of Project Mangement.

By Jennifer O

May 6, 2022

Top notch-facilitator. The course was so smooth and easy to understand.


Apr 24, 2022

Nice course for creating fundamental in the world of project management

By Pradeep C

Apr 22, 2022

This course brought many things I already know in a very organised way.

By mohamed m

Apr 22, 2022

très bonne formation ; merci énormement pour ce partage de compétences.

By Karla V C C

Mar 28, 2022

Great course, the sequence, examples and support material are very good

By Federico R

Mar 21, 2022

Excellent course! a lot of info very well structured. I ecomend at 100%

By Marc L

Mar 7, 2022

Course is presented well as an introduction to Project Management role.

By Luciano M

Feb 18, 2022

Excelente curso, muy didáctico, claro, consiso, altamente recomendable!

By Ernesto A R R

Feb 13, 2022

Awesome fundamentals for those interested in PM ! I fully recommend it.

By Nandan G

Jan 29, 2022

Excellent course to begin with for Project management. Quality Conetnt.

By Esha D R

Jan 14, 2022

its good the instructor has explained each and every point very clearly

By Casey H

Jan 11, 2022

This was an amazing course to start my PM journey! Very informational!