Course curriculum

  • 2

    Agile and Scrum Overview

    • What is Agile?

    • Why use Agile?

    • The Agile Manifesto

    • Principles of the Agile Manifesto

    • Agile Methods

    • Other Agile Methods

    • Scrum Overview

    • Scrum Summary

  • 3

    Scrum Roles

    • Core Roles

    • Non-core Roles

    • Product Owner

    • Scrum Master

    • Scrum Team

    • Advantages of Cross-functional Teams

  • 4

    Planning in Scrum

    • Scrum Flow

    • Requirements in Scrum

    • Prioritizing the Product Backlog

    • Adaptive Project Management

    • Continuous Value Justification

    • Scrum Planning

    • User Stories

    • The concept of Personas

    • Acceptance Criteria & Done Criteria

    • Definition of Ready

    • Criteria for a good User Story

    • Estimation

    • Importance of Value

    • Risk Burndown Graphics

    • Scrumboard

  • 5

    Sprint Planning

    • Sprint (from Product Owner’s point of view)

    • Sprint Planning Meeting

    • Planning Game

    • Task Estimation

    • The Sprint Backlog

  • 6

    Implementation of Scrum

    • Daily Stand-up Meeting

    • Sprint Review Meeting

    • Retrospective Sprint Meeting

    • Product Backlog Refining

  • 7

    Scrum for Large Projects

    • Scrum for Large Projects

    • The Chief Product Owner

    • Distributed teams in Scrum

    • Transition to Scrum

    • Mapping traditional roles to Scrum

    • Maintaining Business Stakeholder Involvement