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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

SC
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.

LA
Apr 27, 2021

Gives a solid background understanding to starting with project management and explains concepts such as organizational culture/structure and project management practices such as agile and waterfall.

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By Vaishnavi L

Jul 23, 2021

Concepts are explained clearly in simple terms. Extremely relevant and interesting course

By Nabil e

Jul 8, 2021

The course content is very rich in terminology and methodology.

The pedagogy is excellent.

By Noam G J

Jul 2, 2021

Well designed and in depth exploration and education of the basics of Project Management.

By Lihua W

Jun 4, 2021

very practical, easy to understand, detailed and well-combined with good amount of tests.

By Diane C

Jun 3, 2021

Excellent Tutor and speakers, enjoying so much.. Most importantly Learnt a lot of stuff.

By Dominik S

May 16, 2021

Great insights into Project Mangment, would recoment everyone interested to check it out.

By Indira T

May 16, 2021

I have learned a lot new and exciting information...thank you Google for this opportunity

By Evgenia B

May 4, 2021

This course is a great start for those who make their first step into project management!

By Erik M

May 1, 2021

Great foundational learning around key concepts and responsibilities of a project manager

By Kirti D

Apr 14, 2021

It was great experience to learn project management on this platform, Indeed it helps !!!

By FRANK Y

Apr 9, 2021

Really interesting how Google sees the Project Manager's role. I liked a lot this course.

By Deleted A

Mar 26, 2021

Exceptional !

I really enjoyed the presentation and content. Can’t wait for the course...

By Hari P

Jul 16, 2021

It was the best course on PM for begineers to know all about the role and the PM ethics.

By Kathleen R

Jul 5, 2021

Great overview and introduction to project management. Easy to follow and user friendly.

By C h

Jun 21, 2021

​Videos are short and informative. Quizzes are good at testing out what you have learnt.

By Sara B

May 18, 2021

Easy to understand and learn from, wish you could always have the take notes section tho

By Abuzzal A

Apr 14, 2021

The instructor is very engaging. The course structure and material is concise and clear.

By Kim I

Apr 11, 2021

I so enjoyed this course. Easy to follow and interesting format. Keep up the great work!

By Donna S

Apr 9, 2021

Excellent introduction to Project Management! Great guides and interesting case studies.

By Anshu S

Apr 3, 2021

Brilliantly compiled course and delivered in the most effective and encouraging fashion!

By J M

Apr 1, 2021

It is a good way to lean new concepts or to review them if you have previous experience.

By Sara M H

Mar 17, 2021

Thank you ! I learned a lot from this course ,I can't wait for the next course to begin.

By PAWAR S G

Jul 29, 2021

it was google learning with you and it helped me more getting different field knowledge

By Pablo D l Q

Jun 7, 2021

A very complete and detailed course with the steps required to acquire knowledge from 0

By Hossam S

Apr 30, 2021

Informative and well maintained course,Highly recommended, especially for PM beginners.