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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....

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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.

Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you

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By Eliana S

Apr 21, 2021

Very helpful, love the assignments and quizzes

By Sayeh G

Apr 15, 2021

It was a really good course for beginner level

By Chris P

Apr 9, 2021

I think you guys have done a great job so far.

By Cohen W

Mar 31, 2021

This was a great and very informational course

By Truman M

Mar 30, 2021

this was a great course and I highly recommend

By Meghan D

Mar 27, 2021

Fantastic! Very clear to understand and follow

By Kurt C

Mar 21, 2021

It is really practical and easy to understand.

By Naveen K B

Sep 20, 2021

It was Good Course to start with fundamentals


Sep 13, 2021

i hope all people learn how manage there life

By Ishtiyak R

Aug 20, 2021

Rich and Contentful to build new career stack

By Guillermo A G P

Jul 28, 2021

Great course, will coninue with the next one.

By Ragib S

Jul 10, 2021

I learn my things useful for my future career

By Alvin B H

Jun 27, 2021

V​ery educational, practical, and insightful!

By P. I S W

May 27, 2021

very helpful and important course. thank you!

By Wilmer A T B

May 5, 2021

thank you, surprised with all that I learned.

By Abdussalam A

Apr 29, 2021


valuable science must be respected

By Richard B

Apr 20, 2021

Excellent introduction to Project Management.

By Diana H

Apr 10, 2021

Thank you it was a great learning experience!

By Madhavi G

Mar 24, 2021

Very informative course. Enjoyed the course.

By Hemant s

Dec 2, 2021

Best learning course for Program Management.

By Mahesh M

Dec 1, 2021

Excellent! Very interactive and informative.

By Juan L B

Nov 29, 2021

great overview of what project management is

By Nigel D

Nov 23, 2021

Great content! Google never ceases to amaze!

By khabat r

Nov 22, 2021

It's great platform ever!

thank you Coursera


Oct 27, 2021

Very Informative and highly recommended!!!!!