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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

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.

Jun 11, 2021

Very well put together and interactive, I love the team incorporated pop up questions in the videos this really helped with the learning process. I'm also impressed at how accurate the transcript it.

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By Ivan A

Apr 1, 2021

Excellent introduction to project management world!

By David M M F

Jun 19, 2021

Great Insights and variaty of tools for the future

By Amy B

Jun 12, 2021

Create overview of Project Management fundamentals

By Adikeshav c

May 10, 2021

Wonderful intro to the world of project management

By Ashish R

May 7, 2021

Great course for the basics of project management.

By Ana B F

May 2, 2021

Very interactive and interesting, great materials!

By Shikhar S

Apr 30, 2021

Very organized start to Project management journey

By Stefano L

Apr 17, 2021

Amazing start for a better quality of my projects!

By Rashad N

Apr 15, 2021

A great introductory course on project management!


Apr 10, 2021

This is an excellent Course. Well done Google!!!!

By Anna B

Apr 9, 2021

The trainer is awesome! I really loved the course!

By Collin C

Apr 5, 2021

Concepts are surface level but are addressed well.

By Goriite

Mar 22, 2021

I had a lot to learn and my expectations were met.

By Jeremiah C

May 23, 2021

Really insightful course and very well delivered.

By Igor K

Apr 16, 2021

This course is a real foundation for learning PM!

By Elena N

Apr 12, 2021

Well-paced, clearly structured and comprehensive.

By Ali B R

Apr 4, 2021

Excellent Course ...I learned a lot of new things

By Willow R

Mar 29, 2021

Clear information, well structured, and engaging.

By Kyle D

Mar 18, 2021

Fantastically thought out thorough and insightful

By Ernie V

Mar 17, 2021

This project was very thorough and helpful to me.

By Aakash P

Mar 16, 2021

Great course on foundations of project management

By Muhammad A

Jun 2, 2021

Excellent information provided by great teachers

By ShraviBindu M

May 18, 2021

I Loved every Bit of explanation in this course.

By Mohamad A A C

May 9, 2021

you will never see a course like that ever again

By Hsueh-Niang K

May 5, 2021

A lot of very useful and informatic information.