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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

Oct 5, 2021

Very informative and thorough! I've finished this course with so much knowledge that can be applied to the workforce. Everything is laid out in easy to follow and efficient steps. Couldn't be happier!

Aug 11, 2021

I loved this course. It was so informative. I took a lot of notes and hope to implement everything I've learned in real-life instances. I look forward to advancing professionally as a project manager.

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By Brian C

Apr 26, 2021

Good intro course that help organize broad PM ideas into ballpoints

By Gautam R J

Apr 19, 2021

Very simple way take through in initial project management journey.

By David F

Apr 11, 2021

Excellent and professional course, deep focus and 100% recommended.

By Shimeka W

Mar 27, 2021

I think they did a great job of providing an overview of the topic.

By Shalini P

Dec 5, 2021

​Effective and easy to understand. Now hoping for to get best job.

By omoyele o

Dec 2, 2021

Fantastic course it is an eye opener to the world of possibilities

By Temitayo O A

Nov 17, 2021

The course has expanded my view of PM and was very easy to follow.

By Ziad N

Nov 3, 2021

Amazing course. Layout is grade exams really help me stay focused.

By Victor H

Oct 11, 2021

Excelente si quieres aprnder los funcamentos de project management

By Andries W P

Oct 4, 2021

​Tutor was great. I really enjoyed it. Makes me want to learn more

By Manisha V

Sep 27, 2021

So useful course. opens up your mind with different methodologies.

By Kevin J

Sep 18, 2021

Thank you very much. Happy to finished this certification program.

By Gladys E

Sep 15, 2021

I really enjoyed the course. Great content, trainers, methodology.

By Syed S A

Aug 18, 2021

it was a fantastic experience. I gained so much knowledge about PM

By Khudoynazarov S

Jul 13, 2021

useful and interesting. hope technical skills will be also learned

By Erastus G

Jul 6, 2021

Very very informative. You have imparted me in very good knowledge

By Mishal S A E

Jul 5, 2021

Very nice and professional content

I highly Recommend this course

By Lexus W

Jun 15, 2021

I love the details given and the ability to move to my own groove.

By Mohamed A A M E

May 31, 2021

It was great learning about the foundations of Project Management.

By Anubhav M

May 30, 2021

I've learnt a lot from this program. Thank you coursera and google

By Mehul M

May 22, 2021

Well organized, Like the scope covered along with video and notes.

By Samer M b a

Apr 30, 2021

I am very happy that you helped me to know project management well

By Afam E

Apr 23, 2021

Awsome course content and in depth explanation by the facilitators

By Robert W

Apr 16, 2021

Excellent introductory course for project management. Great Job :)

By Alberto R H

Apr 13, 2021

bastante completo, para iniciar en el mundo del project management