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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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Dec 20, 2022

This course 1 is so clear that I can even apply it to my daily routine! I want to explore more about Project Management. Thank you, Google: Coursera for making this happen to those who lack knowledge.


Jul 23, 2023

The course is well design and very interactive. I don't have prior experience of Project Management. But Course help me to understand various jargon associated with Project management in a simple way.

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Aug 6, 2021

Excellent course!!! Recomended for everyone, even for those SENIOR!


Aug 1, 2021

This is awesome. It's amazing how much you can learn in this course!

By Muhammad A K

Jul 29, 2021

An amazing course that was full of surprises and adequate knowledge!


Jun 28, 2021

it is an amazing program and i have learnt so much so far! thank you

By Richard H

Apr 21, 2021

A well thought out and presented introduction to project management!

By Merab D

Apr 15, 2021

Amazing course!

Very interesting and informative!

Highly recommend it!

By Khaleel M R

Apr 14, 2021

Good fundamental covered on this session including basic foundation.


Apr 8, 2021

Great content! The course outlines all aspects of project management

By Justin D

Mar 31, 2021

Great intro to project management, will definitely finish the course

By Ginger A

Mar 30, 2021

Great review of waterfall, and new ideas and insights on Agile/Scrum

By J S

Mar 24, 2021

Great course! Great instructors especially my guide. He was great!

By Mubarek H

Mar 22, 2021

Very well organized and succinct introduction to project management.

By Lena O

Apr 3, 2024

Fantastic course to enroll in! Incredibly thorough and instructive.

By Xiao W

Jan 5, 2024

I think it is quite well organized course and I have learned a lot!

By Pawan K M

Dec 11, 2023

Exceptional course to learn and become expert in Project Management

By Aidé P

Dec 2, 2023

The course itself was great, good information and dynamic learning.

By Ortese B B

Oct 27, 2023

learning a lot. I believe I am on the right track with this course.

By Wilfried N

Oct 21, 2023

Cours bien détaillé et très intructif...... Je le recommande à 100%

By A M

Oct 9, 2023

The very basics that will build a good foundation of understanding.

By Goitseone M

Sep 20, 2023

I loved every minute, will definitely use it as reference material.

By Georgina X L

Sep 16, 2023

Good structure, clearly presentations and helpful support material.

By Charles O

Sep 9, 2023

Awesome teaching, precisely, informative and excellent presentation

By Michael D

Sep 6, 2023

Great learning, this has set me up on my project management quest.

By Fernando C

Sep 2, 2023

Excelente curso de Fundamentos de la Gestión de Proyectos.