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Certificate in Agile Practices

Program Courses

To earn a Certificate in Agile Practices from Northwestern University, students must complete the following courses:

  1. Agile for Practitioners Core Course (PROJ_PMI 403-0)
  2. Any two Agile or project management electives

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Annual Schedule

CORE COURSE
FALL WINTER SPRING SUMMER
PROJ_PMI 403-0 Agile for Practitioners                         X X X
ELECTIVE COURSES
FALL WINTER SPRING SUMMER

PROJ_PMI 204-0 Developing People and Teams

X X X
PROJ_PMI 211-0 Soft Skills for the Project Manager X X
PROJ_PMI 225-0 Power Excel Skills for Project Managers X X
PROJ_PMI 315-DL Risk Management (online) X X
PROJ_PMI 345-DL Practical Project Planning (online) X X
PROJ_PMI 350-0 Leading and Coaching Agile Teams X
PROJ_PMI 360-0 Agile Estimating and Planning X
PROJ_PMI 365-0 Supporting an Agile Transformation X

Attribution

PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PMI-ACP, and PMP are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

To limit our community's exposure to COVID-19, the spring quarter will now commence on April 4. Online courses may have adjusted dates, but will otherwise run as usual. On-campus courses will be conducted remotely until April 27; University leaders will decide by April 17 whether to continue remote teaching or to return to in-person instruction on April 27. Updated information for affected courses can be found in the scheduling notes area under the course description.


PROJ_PMI 403-0 : Agile for Practitioners


Description

Agile skills are in high demand in all industries, and experienced project professionals need to pick up agile skills to stay relevant. This course, which meets the PMI-ACP® education requirements, is a workshop style course that will teach participants the principles and values of Agile, and help them apply Agile practices and techniques to their current projects. This is a highly interactive course that leverages real world examples from Scrum, Lean, Kanban and other Agile methods. Participants will work in teams to experience and apply Agile to the course exercises.

 

Total Professional Development Units (PDUs): 26 (Technical: 20; Leadership: 6)

Registered students can access their online course site here. An activated NetID and password is required for login. *Please note: It may take up to 24-hours for registered students to be added to the online course platform.


Additional Information:

This is a three-day course offered every academic quarter.

 

This course is graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.

Tuition : $1199

Winter 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
01/14/20 - 01/16/20TuWTh
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 71343
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Mersino, Anthony
Chicago Campus
Closed27821
Course Materials :

Course materials are included in the cost of tuition and will be provided in class and via the online Canvas course site.


Spring 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
05/04/20 - 06/12/20MTuWThF
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 71343
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Mersino, Anthony
Chicago Campus
Open37936
Schedule Notes :

In order to limit our community’s exposure to COVID-19, this course will be conducted remotely, online. For more information, please contact profdev@northwestern.edu.

Course Materials :

Course materials are included in the cost of tuition and will be provided in class and via the online Canvas course site.

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Summer 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
08/12/20 - 08/14/20WThF
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue 44
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Mersino, Anthony
Chicago Campus
Closed
Course Materials :

Course materials are included in the cost of tuition and will be provided in class and via the online Canvas course site.

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