Agile Frameworks, Including Disciplined Agile, XP, and Lean SD
MGMT X 446.2
Build and refine your knowledge of core Agile methodologies including XP and Lean SD. Apply Disciplined Agile as a hybrid that builds upon existing frameworks and methodologies as a solid foundation. Be able to customize any method or framework, such Scrum or SAFe, to drive successful outcomes immediately within your organization.
Distinguish between traditional project management and agile methods, including Disciplined Agile, Extreme Programming (XP), Lean Software Development (Lean SD), among others
Demonstrate agile practical knowledge by exemplifying its principles and values
Use tools and techniques for improving not only your own performance, but also of your teams
Apply agile practices for producing high-quality products, solutions, and services
About this course:
Experienced Agile professionals are in high demand across all industries. This course provides comprehensive instruction in the nine popular Agile methodologies for students to stay relevant and sought after. Students learn to compare traditional project management methodologies with benefits from agile approaches using agile frameworks such as: Extreme Programming (XP), Lean Software Development (Lean SD), Feature-driven Development (FDD), Scrumban, Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD), Dynamic System Development Method (DSDM), Crystal, Large-scaled Scrum (LeSS), and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). This course concentrates on enabling fast iterative delivery; teamwork; collaboration; and continuous improvement in software, product development, and high-tech projects. Students will work in teams to apply Agile methodologies through class exercises. This course meets the education training hours and helps you gain knowledge towards the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® certification. It also provides foundational knowledge for the Certified Scrum Professional–ScrumMaster (CSP-SM)® and Professional Scrum Master (PSM)® certifications.
UCLA Extension is a Premier Authorized Training Partner (ATP) and is approved by PMI to issue professional development units (PDUs).