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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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Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you


Jul 3, 2021

I'm learning a LOT, and you don't have to take it quite as slowly as they suggest. But, it's nice that there's a manageable pace set out for you. Instructor and guests were great--relatable and clear.

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By Keith G

Mar 24, 2022

Clear, and easy to follow along method of teaching. Very good so far.

By Jennifer H

Mar 18, 2022

Great intro to the topic focused on success in the job search/market!

By Davie F

Mar 9, 2022

Amazing Course! Opened my eyes so much! Emilio is an awesome teacher!


Feb 18, 2022

Alhamdulillah, so many things i lernded with this. Thank you so much!

By Gus f S

Feb 14, 2022

Learning and having fun at the same time is awesome. Such a pleasure.

By Edgars K

Feb 13, 2022

Very good presentation speakers. Easy to understand, nice environment

By Jessenth E

Feb 10, 2022

Excellently produced, very informative. Looking forward to the rest.

By Deandre t

Feb 5, 2022

Great couse to get a foudational understanding of Project Management.

By Fernando A

Jan 9, 2022

Slick, very informative, good content, good presenters, good material

By youssef g (

Dec 26, 2021

It was really interesting, can't wait to compleate the whole program

By Dharmendra K M

Nov 27, 2021

Excellent way of organizing course. It was very connecting in nature.

By Muhammad K H G

Nov 24, 2021

Course contents are highly market demanded. Delivered professionally.

By Ghazaleh K

Nov 1, 2021

I hope I learned these earlier! very interesting and practical topics

By Stephen C

Sep 23, 2021

Great course! Alot of information made digestable in small packets!

By Iyarie F

Sep 6, 2021

Great course, great guide, excellent topics, in short.. the very best

By Monica L

Aug 17, 2021

I thought the course was very well put together and very informative.

By Mike W

Aug 6, 2021

Very helpful, useful course. It's helped me to understand the basics.

By Haridev W

Jul 28, 2021

Great intro, easy to follow, and logical steps to teach this concept.

By Rachana N

Jul 28, 2021

Perfect course or learning program to know about. Its worth your time

By Joseph B

Jul 20, 2021

Great setup to establish the baseline knowledge of Project Management

By Mary B

Jul 19, 2021

Great course. It reminded me of my online coursework in grad school.

By Ramy M T

Jul 10, 2021

I really enjoyed this course, the best I have ever had in this topic.

By Deleted A

Jun 20, 2021

Thank you very much to all the instructors and Coursera. Kind regards

By Manuel C (

Apr 25, 2021

Excellent, Well explained and informative. Excited to go to Curse #2!

By Noaman S S

Apr 24, 2021

Excellent course! Highly recommended for people starting off with PM.