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Software industry is going crazy on agile methods. It is rapidly becoming the choice for software development where requirements are unpredictable or is expected to change over time. This course will help you gain knowledge on what is agile? Why agile is better suited for these situations? We will also cover some of the most common agile frameworks like scrum and XP in depth. Prerequisite: You need basic knowledge of software development process and software development methodologies. After completing this course, you will be able to : 1) Demonstrate the ability to participate effectively in agile practices/process for software development. 2) Explain the purpose behind common agile practices. 3) Ability to apply agile principles and values to a given situation. 4) Ability to identify and address most common problems encountered in adopting Agile methods. Project: You will also be given opportunity to apply what you learn in this course. You will be given fictional case studies, where after studying the case study, you will have to exercise some of the practices, techniques, etc that team members of an agile team members are expected to know....
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Approx. 14 hours to complete

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-4 hours / week...
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Habilidades que obtendrás

Software Development Kit (SDK)Agile Software DevelopmentScrum (Software Development)
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Cursos 100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.
Calendar

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.
Intermediate Level

Nivel intermedio

Clock

Approx. 14 hours to complete

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-4 hours / week...
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English

Subtítulos: English...

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

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3 horas para completar

Agile Fundamentals

In this module, we will learn about agile mindset, the core behind many agile methods. How agile methods are different than traditional methods and when to use agile methods. We will learn about how to apply agile mindset and finally review different frameworks available to implement agile....
Reading
9 videos (Total: 52 min), 3 readings, 4 quizzes
Video9 videos
What software development looks like?7m
Intro to Software Development Models7m
Why Agile?4m
Agile Manifesto: Principles7m
Benefits and Challenges of Agile5m
Agile: When to Use and When NOT to!4m
Applying an Agile Mindset to a Project8m
Agile Frameworks3m
Reading3 lecturas
Course Learning Plan10m
Video: Agile Manifesto : Values5m
Agile Manifesto Explained30m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Agile Values and Principles10m
Using Agile Methods10m
Applying an Agile Mindset6m
Agile Fundamentals30m
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3 horas para completar

Requirements and Planning

In this module we will learn about user stories and agile estimation and planning techniques. ...
Reading
9 videos (Total: 77 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
Video9 videos
User Stories: The currency of agile development10m
Characteristics of good user stories6m
Generating User Stories13m
Agile Estimation and Planning13m
Estimation Styles and Process8m
Velocity8m
Release Planning7m
Release Tracking4m
Reading1 lectura
Video: Planning Poker10m
Quiz5 ejercicios de práctica
User Stories20m
Gathering User Needs20m
Agile Estimation25m
Release Planning and Tracking8m
Requirements and Planning30m
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3
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4 horas para completar

Scrum

In this module we will learn about Scrum which is one of the most popular agile framework. We will learn about scrum practices and the purpose behind these practices. ...
Reading
6 videos (Total: 36 min), 5 quizzes
Video6 videos
Sprint Planning12m
Sprint Tracking3m
Sprint Execution and Daily Standups4m
Sprint Review3m
Sprint Retrospective5m
Quiz4 ejercicios de práctica
Scrum Overview16m
Sprint Planning and Tracking12m
Sprint Review, Retrospective and Execution8m
Scrum20m
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3 horas para completar

XP and Course Wrap-up

In this module, we will compare Scrum to XP and learn about some of the engineering practices from XP. ...
Reading
5 videos (Total: 23 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video5 videos
XP Values3m
XP Practices - Part 15m
XP Practices - Part 26m
XP Process Model3m
Reading1 lectura
Scrum vs XP10m
Quiz1 ejercicio de práctica
XP30m

Instructor

Praveen Mittal

Adjunct Professor
College of Science and Engineering

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Acerca del programa especializado Software Development Lifecycle

This Specialization is designed for people who are new to software engineering. It's also for those who have already developed software, but wish to gain a deeper understanding of the underlying context and theory of software development practices. At the end of this Specialization, we expect learners to be able to: 1.) Build high-quality and secure software using SDLC methodologies such as agile, lean, and traditional/waterfall. 2.) Analyze a software development team's SDLC methodology and make recommendations for improvements. 3.) Compare and contrast software development methodologies with respect to environmental, organizational, and product constraints....
Software Development Lifecycle

Preguntas Frecuentes

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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