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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 Sebastian a t

Apr 22, 2021

Espero que el segundo modulo sea igual de entretenido que este.

By Fe L I

Apr 18, 2021

The curriculum is robust and the lectures are simple to follow.

By alexander c

Mar 26, 2021

VERY DETAILED AND USER FRIENDLY. EASY TO LEARN AS IT SHOULD BE.

By Carla H

Mar 24, 2021

Thorough and a good mix of reading, watching and participation.

By Jeffrey Z

Mar 20, 2021

I am excited to be diving into the world of project management!

By ABDELAZEEZ S

Jun 8, 2021

Thank you for this perfect course. I would like to learn more.

By 2K20/BBA/126 R

May 28, 2021

This was an amazing course , really learned alot and loved it.

By Arif R

May 17, 2021

This was an amazing introductory course to Project Management!

By Preyanshi N P

May 7, 2021

It was an awesome experience to learn Project Management here.

By sunil M

May 6, 2021

Very nicely explained and amazing learning experience

Thank you

By Deepa K

May 3, 2021

Its very easy to understand and pace it as per our convenience

By MD S

May 2, 2021

Really perfect course cause you get everything explain deeply.

By Maria S

May 1, 2021

Very informative course instructed by a great project manager!

By Adel A S B A B

Mar 23, 2021

it is good for me because I knew more about project management

By O.A.B. O

Mar 21, 2021

Very well presented with details and additional rich resources

By de B J

Jun 12, 2021

A great intro, useful and informative even for non-beginners.

By Jay D G

Jun 3, 2021

g​reat course, looking forward to the next two course classes

By Madhawie S

May 22, 2021

Highly Recommended.The best way to learn project management .

By Alonso C

May 16, 2021

Love it all, very productive and in-depth knowledge expanding

By Muema M

May 11, 2021

Knowledgeable instructors and well-structured course content.

By Muntether A

Apr 23, 2021

Very detailed easy to understand with such great instructors!

By Omi D

Apr 19, 2021

Outstanding coming out of week 1, but it's still only week 1.

By Janet M F

Apr 18, 2021

I enjoyed this course and looking forward to the next course.

By Nandan P

Apr 17, 2021

Good place to start if you are looking for Project Management

By Araceli G

Apr 6, 2021

Thanks for the amazing starting line. Couldn´t be happier! :D