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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

LL

Jan 18, 2022

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!

JK

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 Chooye M

Jan 26, 2022

The course is so informative and fun. The content is well structured and easy to understand

By G G

Jan 21, 2022

It was very intresting. Good for anyone who wants to get a glimpse of what being a PM means

By Juan V

Jan 11, 2022

All I needed to fix my autistic executive disfuntuion while also learning a carreer skills.

By Sutirtha S M

Dec 10, 2021

Very happy with the quality content and also with the instructor. Thank you so much GOOGLE.

By Paola G

Nov 1, 2021

Foundantions of Projefct Management was a great course, it introduced me to the path of PM.

By Roberto g

Oct 12, 2021

Corso ben fatto. anche se a un livello base offre molti spunti di riflessione interessanti.

By John A T

Oct 2, 2021

T​his coures is very good start for all learners who wants to excell in project management.

By Aminur r

Aug 30, 2021

I learned so many things from this course.Thanks the team of Google to prepare this course.

By Sara k e h

Aug 29, 2021

amazing,so inspiring ,,I really liked it.I enjoyed this one.cant wait to finish this course

By Prianka C

Aug 9, 2021

Best faculty best teaching best course to be an expertsexpertexpertexpertexpertexpertexpert

By varun n

Jul 4, 2021

Best course to understand about project management through project manager of google itself

By Reagan G

Jun 28, 2021

Great intro to project management. I loved how easy it was to follow along and do the work.

By Steve F

Jun 16, 2021

Very general start but after finishing up a very fine introduction into project management.

By Dimitrios B

May 6, 2021

Excellent course, well organized, explanatory, covers a wide range, I would recommend it!!!

By Benjamin S G

Apr 28, 2021

I'm glad I decided to do this specialization. It's going to affect every aspect of my life!

By Ricardo N

Apr 11, 2021

Para um curso introdutório foi muito bom, conteúdo interessante, objetivo e bem organizado.

By Olga

Apr 9, 2021

A perfectly balanced and easy for understanding course for beginners in project management!

By ETIENO

May 24, 2022

This is a great start into the world of Project Management. I understood every part of it.

By Pradeep H

May 23, 2022

One of the best online training ever had, the lectures & the explanation are high quality.

By Ting-Han C

May 21, 2022

Very informative and highly suitable for everyone who is interested in project management.

By Kensey M

May 10, 2022

Very Imformative! I love the combination and flow of video, reading, activities, and quiz!

By ZHAO L

Apr 25, 2022

Some good project management basics here! Happy to take the course and learned new things!

By Harry O

Apr 17, 2022

I gained alot from this course and Thank you Google and Coursera team for the opportunity.

By Bhabuk J

Apr 8, 2022

Course compiled with great real life experiences from professionals and a solid foundation

By Emilie E

Apr 8, 2022

Great overview on what is project management and the lecturers are really good! Thank you!