Agile Methodologies with Scrum and Kanban

MGMT X 446.1

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.

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Fall
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Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Distinguish the characteristics and benefits of agile and traditional methods to managing projects
  • Describe Scrum and Kanban as the two key agile/lean methods for schedule management
  • Define the key roles, responsibilities, processes, and artifacts associated with agile methods
  • Understand how agile methods can help organizations adapt to changing conditions and meet business needs

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 life cycle 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.
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Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
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Instructor: Christopher Yang
383725
Fee:
$999.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2022
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Agile Project Management: Creating Innovative Products by Jim Highsmith
(Optional) Book: Agile Practice Guide by Project Management Institute
MGMT X 446.1 by Harold Kerzner
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Spring 2022 Schedule

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Thursday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Nareg Tovmassian
385822
Fee:
$999.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Thu Mar 31, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Apr 7, 2022
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Thu Apr 14, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Apr 21, 2022
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Thu Apr 28, 2022
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Thu May 5, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu May 12, 2022
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Thu May 19, 2022
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Thu May 26, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jun 2, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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Thu Jun 9, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
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