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Course Description

Building on the concept of Agile project management as initially presented in other UCSB PaCE Project Management courses, this course will consist of a deep dive into the origins of the Agile approach, definition and application of the concepts and terms supporting it, and a close examination of the most common Agile types such as Scrum, XP, Lean, and Kanban. Several Agile PM software tools will be demonstrated, along with a section on how to introduce an “iterative development” practices into a workplace.

The course will present the methods, processes, definitions and activities required to manage, direct and complete a project using Agile methodology. The course will survey all common Agile types, providing a solid understanding of these practices and how to apply them appropriately in “real world” settings.

Learner Outcomes

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Direct and manage Agile project planning efforts
  • Develop project road-mapping, release and sprint planning
  • Conduct daily stand-up meetings
  • Describe the origins and philosophy behind Agile practice
  • Implement functional knowledge of all common Agile terms, processes, rituals and expected outcomes

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Type
Online
Days
Th
Time
6:15PM to 9:45PM
Dates
Oct 08, 2020 to Dec 10, 2020
Campus
Web-based Instruction
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
36.0
Location
  • Web-based Instruction
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course fee credit (4 units) $600.00
Potential Discount(s)
Available for Credit
4 units
Section Notes
Fall '20 Online: Class will run at the posted times via Zoom. Link to Zoom meeting room and additional course materials will be posted to the course page in Gauchospace.
Type
Online
Days
W
Time
6:00PM to 9:30PM
Dates
Jan 06, 2021 to Mar 10, 2021
Campus
Web-based Instruction
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
36.0
Location
  • Web-based Instruction
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Course fee credit (4 units) $600.00
Available for Credit
4 units