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Learn the Agile Methodology

Learn the Agile Methodology. Buy this course to learn agile & start making more money at your job.
Natalie Disque
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Define what Agile software development is
Understand the 4 value statements of the Agile manifesto
Identify the 12 Agile Manifesto Principles
Compare Agile to Traditional (Waterfall) development processes
Deeper dive into the Agile approach - look at Scrum and XP
Describe how Agile and Traditional methodologies evolve
Explain the Program Du Jour Effect
Learn the trade-offs of using Agile versus not using Agile
Common Misconceptions of Agile

In this course, you will learn the Basics of what Agile development is, whether you are a software developer or a project manager in charge of keeping development projects on track in an agile environment. This course offers an overview and history to get a basic understanding of all of the following:

  • The definition of Agile (as it applies to projects and software development)
  • The 4 Value Statements of the Agile Manifesto
  • Identify the 12 Agile Manifesto Principles
  • Compare Agile to Traditional (Waterfall) Development Processes
  • The Agile Approaches – Scrum and XP (Extreme Programming)
  • Description of how Agile and Traditional Methodologies Evolve
  • Explain the Program Du Jour Effect
  • Trade-Offs of Using Agile versus not Using Agile
  • Common Misconceptions of Agile

This course will NOT teach any type of code and is not meant to be technical in nature. Having a basic understanding of the software development life cycle is important.


Welcome Intro Video
Quick introduction to the Agile environment
Explanation of the Agile Development Life Cycle


Define Agile, Scrum and XP
Lecture 1 Video - covers the basic definitions of Agile, both in and outside of the software development industry. Also provides definitions of Scrum and XP (Extreme Programming).
Agile Methodologies and the Agile Manifesto
Learn the reasons to use Agile development, what the Agile Manifesto is and the Agile manifesto 4 Value Statements.
The Agile Manifesto 12 Principles
This lecture will take a deeper dive into the 12 Agile Manifesto Principles.
Agile Approaches, Waterfall and Questions to Consider
This lecture discusses Agile approaches, questions to consider and the Waterfall approach explained.
Assessment 1
Let's see how much you remember about the Agile Manifesto and it's principles.
Agile and Waterfall and Program Du Jour Effects
This lecture will discuss the evolution of both Agile and Waterfall methodologies, what we can learn from both methodologies, balancing control with agility, and the Program Du Jour Effect.
Assessment 2

Let's see how much you have learned thus far...

Common Misconceptions of Agile
This lecture discusses the common misconceptions of Agile.
Assessment 3
Let's make sure you understand the misconceptions of Agile section.

Trade-offs and Key Lessons Learned
This lecture is supposed to be numbered "7" so no, you are not missing a lecture here. :)  This lecture is the wrap up of the course. It will discuss the trade-offs of using Agile versus not using Agile along with Key Lesson Learned on the topic.
You can view and review the lecture materials indefinitely, like an on-demand channel.
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