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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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*Formerly known as the Agile Practitioner Certificate. **Formerly known as Agile Project Management for Professionals. Certificate and course name changes effective Spring 2017. All course content and certificate requirements remain the same.

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
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 315-0 Risk Management X X
PROJ_PMI 345-0 Practical Project Planning 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.

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

Summer 2019
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
08/06/19 - 08/08/19MTuWTh
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue Room 50442
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Mersino, Anthony
Chicago Campus
Open41171
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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Fall 2019
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
10/15/19 - 10/17/19TuWTh
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Wieboldt Hall, 339 E Chicago Avenue 42
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Mersino, Anthony
Chicago Campus
Coming soon18257
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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