Agile Methodologies with Scrum and Kanban
Learn the principles and practices of popular SCRUM and Kanban. Build the skills necessary to be a member of a high performing, continuously improving and self-organizing scrum team.
What you can learn.
- Describe SCRUM and Kanban as the two key agile/lean methods for schedule management
- Distinguish the characteristics and benefits between the agile/lean and traditional predictive methods to managing projects
- Define the key roles, responsibilities, processes, and artifacts associated with agile methods
- Define agile methods outlining how it helps the organization to adapt to the changing conditions and meet business requirements
- Apply agile practices for producing high-quality products, solutions, and services within the highly growing agile demands of organizations
About this course:The use of Agile is quickly becoming the new norm. This course covers SCRUM and Kanban as the most popular agile and lean processes for enabling fast delivery of projects while shifting culture to teamwork, collaboration, and continuous improvement. Students will gain the skills to apply the agile steps to their projects by practicing with iterative and incremental scheduling techniques and SPRINTS. Students explore how agile trends and emerging practices are different than predictive, waterfall scheduling models and traditional lifecycle development approaches.This course will meet the education training hours and will help 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.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Elective course in Project Management.
Enrollment limited to 30; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.