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Agile Software Development, University of Minnesota

4.5
134 ratings
21 reviews

About this Course

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....

Top reviews

By AP

Feb 16, 2019

It was a quite good course. Gave a good overview of Agile methodologies which could be used in your day to day job. Assignments are also good quality.

By CC

Mar 11, 2019

Muy buen material de curso realmente claro y comprensible. Las actividades son interesantes pero el sistema de calificacion de a pares es deficiente.

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By Jonathan Butler

Apr 17, 2019

A very good introduction to agile software development and how to use it with some tips of the trade. Particular like the parts around scrum operation and sto

By Bilal ERTOĞRUL

Apr 02, 2019

A Good Course

By Diana Waidmann

Mar 19, 2019

great cours

By Isha Sharma

Mar 14, 2019

This course gives a vivid understanding of Agile Software Development

By Carlos Maceira Garcia Coni

Mar 11, 2019

Muy buen material de curso realmente claro y comprensible. Las actividades son interesantes pero el sistema de calificacion de a pares es deficiente.

By SAMUEL BELLO

Feb 23, 2019

great course

By Amit Punpale

Feb 16, 2019

It was a quite good course. Gave a good overview of Agile methodologies which could be used in your day to day job. Assignments are also good quality.

By harry winterbottom

Jan 08, 2019

appalling presentation and boring

By Alan Byrne

Dec 12, 2018

solid class, learned a lot. Found the projects to be a little weak in their explanation of what was required

By Xuecong Liu

Dec 06, 2018

Thank you Professor Mittal! I've learnt a lot here.