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Introduction to Agile and Scrum Methodologies

Course number: CGIASM40

Agile project management is growing in popularity as a method for delivering value quickly. This course presents the tenets of Agile methodologies using the Scrum framework as a primary example to demonstrate the Agile approaches, their benefits, and challenges.

Course Objectives:

In this course, you will identify the Agile project management principles and use the Scrum methodology of Agile to manage projects.

You will:

  • Identify basic concepts, core values, principles, and methodologies of Agile.
  • Address the myths, challenges, and benefits of Agile.
  • Define the Scrum methodology of Agile.
  • Execute sprint ceremonies using Scrum tools and techniques.
  • To ensure your success, you will need a basic understanding of how projects are executed in the business environment, and an interest in Agile methodologies.
Target Audience

This course is intended for business professionals in a variety of roles who want to learn about Agile methodologies as a prelude to Agile adoption or migration, and for those who work on projects that require more flexibility and adaptability than traditional project management approaches.

Course Outline
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Agile
  •  Topic A: Overview of Agile
  •  Topic B: Core Values of Agile
  •  Topic C: Principles of Agile
  •  Topic D: Common Methodologies of Agile
Lesson 2: Addressing the Myths, Challenges, and Benefits of Agile
  •  Topic A: Overcome the Myths and Misunderstandings of Agile
  •  Topic B: Overcome the Challenges of Agile
  •  Topic C: The Benefits of Agile
Lesson 3: Introducing the Scrum Methodology
  •  Topic A: Identify Roles and Responsibilities in Scrum
  •  Topic B: Define the Sprint Ceremonies
Lesson 4: Executing Sprint Ceremonies
  •  Topic A: Estimate a Scrum Project
  •  Topic B: Conduct a Sprint Planning Meeting
  •  Topic C: Conduct a Sprint
  •  Topic D: Conduct a Sprint Review Meeting
  •  Topic E: Conduct a Sprint Retrospective Meeting

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