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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 401-DL : Essentials of Project Management


Description

Designed for project team members and project managers / professionals who are managing projects as one part of their job, this 7 week course provides a detailed examination of the fundamental processes of project management and meets the 23 contact hour training requirements for PMI®'s Certified Associate Project Manager (CAPM)® exam. Using lectures, case studies, discussions and individual and group exercises, participants will learn how to apply the standard project management process to successfully initiate, plan, execute, monitor, and close a project. This will include an emphasis on determining how to meet customer/client needs, planning activities, and communication skills.

Total Professional Development Units (PDUs): 23 (Technical: 17; Leadership: 3; Strategic: 3)

Course materials:

Students may purchase these books from any retailer where they are available, in any format. Additional course materials will be provided via the online course site.

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 seven week course offered every academic quarter.

This course is graded on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis.

Tuition : $1199

Winter 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
02/03/20 - 03/22/20Asynch
Asynch 50
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Barnes, Lisa-Ann
Online
Closed27817
Course Materials :

Students may purchase these books from any retailer where they are available, in any format. Additional course materials will be provided via the online course site.


Spring 2020
Start/End DatesDay(s)TimeBuildingSection
05/04/20 - 06/22/20Asynch
Asynch 50
InstructorCourse LocationStatusCAESAR Course ID
Barnes, Lisa-Ann
Online
Open38658
Schedule Notes :

In order to limit our community's exposure to COVID-19, the spring quarter has been delayed until April 4, 2020. Online course dates have also been adjusted to reflect this change. For more information, please contact profdev@northwestern.edu.

Course Materials :

Students may purchase these books from any retailer where they are available, in any format. Additional course materials will be provided via the online course site.

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