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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 Erhan D

Sep 22, 2021

l​earn many things along the way. thank you coursera and google!

By Carla S M P

Sep 10, 2021

It's very easy to learn, and easy to adept to the rhythm of live

By Alina K

Aug 15, 2021

Fantastic series of courses, prepared and arranged to perfection

By Quinton R A

Aug 12, 2021

This course was easy to understand and provided helpful insight.

By lo-res f

Jul 9, 2021

Thought it was fantastic. Well developed and insightful. Thanks!

By whitney b

May 27, 2021

i thoroughly enjoyed the various ways they presented information

By Elizabeth C

Apr 28, 2021

Great Curse! good speakers and the concepts were clearly explain

By Taghreed Q A

Apr 23, 2021

Excellent instructor, and excellent presentation of information.

By Hamdi M

Dec 4, 2021

very good course to start your journey about Project management

By Deepak

Nov 15, 2021

E​xcellent foundational level information on project management

By Ahmed H A G

Oct 27, 2021

it is a wonderful course , I learned a lot through this course

By A. A

Sep 30, 2021

this tutorial is in-depth and breaks the course without summary

By ashish c

Sep 25, 2021

the best approach of teaching and exciting to learn.great work!

By Marc S

Sep 24, 2021

Great course to solidify your PM basics. I highly recommend it!

By Okay K

Aug 8, 2021

​It was really good! I learned a lot, even in the first phrase.

By Darren L

Aug 5, 2021

This is a great overview, that keeps you wanting to learn more.

By Najwa N H

Aug 3, 2021

Highly satisfied with the course, so many new insight gathered!


Jul 22, 2021

I am a better Project Manager than I was .I am really grateful.

By Fadrul H

Jun 13, 2021

T​hank you for the program and thank you to the wonderful host!

By Anjuma A

May 1, 2021

Such a wonderful course...very helpful for skill development..!

By Emera D L S

Apr 29, 2021

Super thorough explanation of the basics of project management.

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


By Carla H

Mar 24, 2021

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