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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

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.

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!

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By Amr G

Jul 12, 2021

P​erfect and solid introduction for such an important role.

By Mohamed H

Jul 9, 2021

Amazing , smoothly Course thanks a lot coursera from Google

By Khushali t

Jun 28, 2021

Everything explained quite nicely and examples are the best

By Rana A

Jun 25, 2021

The course is so helpful and i gained so much informations.

By Walter C

Jun 23, 2021

Excelente curso, muy objetivo para el aprendizaje. Gracias.

By Dilara F E

Jun 10, 2021

It was a very insightful course, I definitely recommend it.

By Manuel C

Jun 4, 2021

Really good! I am going to keep going through all of them!

By Jessica M

May 27, 2021

I'm enjoying how interactive this course is! Thanks Google!

By Shubham P B

May 17, 2021

The content is equal or more equal to an MBA Sem from INDIA

By valentina a

May 1, 2021

Great course. Very interesting topics and very well taught.

By Nique R

Apr 11, 2021

So far, it's going well. I have no regrets. Thanks Googles!

By John Y

Apr 10, 2021

A great course for those considering entering the PM world.

By Raunak K

Mar 24, 2021

Very well explained Modules and you can learn at your pace.

By filip o

Nov 26, 2021

It's a great introduction to a topic! I am very satisfied!

By Cristina G

Nov 24, 2021

thoroughly enjoyed it, lighthearted, yet truly informative

By Qudus A

Nov 21, 2021

It is an excellent course and teaches the foundation of PM

By Tyler S

Oct 5, 2021

Really well thought out and easy to understand. Thank you.

By Stephanie A Z

Sep 29, 2021

Es un excelente curso introductorio al Project Management.

By Kodwo M

Sep 20, 2021

Very useful and practical course. I recommend it to anyone

By Shrijit J

Sep 19, 2021

The course was phenomenal and gave good industry insights.

By Sergio A J R

Sep 1, 2021

E​asy to follow and the examples and activities are great.

By Joshua a T

Aug 31, 2021

Very easy to understand and very effective way of teaching

By Dwi R S

Aug 24, 2021

good course to strengthen you project management knowledge

By Мулеса П

Aug 22, 2021

Very interesting and simple course needed in everyday life

By Megan A

Aug 19, 2021

Very great introduction to the world of project management