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This project-centered course provides a guided opportunity for you to practice your agile development skills. Using the venture design process that frames the four courses in this Specialization, you will apply agile processes to a project of your choice or to a provided venture concept. From persona, problem scenario, and user story development to designing user testing and product launch, you’ll practice leading an agile project. You’ll finish the course with a portfolio-building design brief that demonstrates your learning and specialized skills in agile product development. To get the most out of this course, we suggest you first complete the other four courses in the Agile Development Specialization (Getting Started: Agile Meets Design Thinking; Running Product Design Sprints, Managing an Agile Team, Testing with Agile). By the end of this course, you'll be able to: --Formulate foundational positioning statements --Create, refine and test actionable personas --Conduct user interviews and analyze the results --Determine a 'happy path' to quickly test user stories --Run motivation and usability testing and evaluate the results As a Project Management Institute (PMI®) Registered Education Provider, the University of Virginia Darden School of Business has been approved by PMI to issue 40 professional development units (PDUs) for this course, which focuses on core competencies recognized by PMI. (Provider #2122) This course is supported by the Batten Institute at UVA’s Darden School of Business. The Batten Institute’s mission is to improve the world through entrepreneurship and innovation: www.batteninstitute.org....
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Agile ManagementPersona (User Experience)Agile Software Development
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Sugerido: 8 weeks of study, 4-5 hours per week...
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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Week
1
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3 horas para concluir

Introduction to Your Project

Welcome to this project-centered course. By completing the four prerequisite courses, you are now ready to bring together all that you have learned and apply it to develop a product from charter to user testing. To get started, read the course overview and introduce yourself to your classmates. Next, watch the "Welcome and Getting Started" video lecture and then get to work developing your positioning statement. We've included some optional review videos to guide you through the process. Post in the discussion forums your Positioning Statement--then take some time to read through your peers' posts and give feedback. ...
Reading
6 vídeos (Total de 35 min), 3 leituras
Video6 videos
The 20-Minute Strategy Brief5min
IT Strategy Brief: Value Definition4min
IT Strategy Brief: The Customer Journey7min
IT Strategy Brief: Key Activities10min
The Venture Design Framework3min
Reading3 leituras
Course and Project Overview20min
Giving Feedback10min
Milestone 1: Create your position statement30min
Week
2
Clock
5 horas para concluir

Develop Personas and Problem Scenarios

Welcome to Week 2. This week you'll work on getting a baseline on your personas and discovery plan. Submit this by the end of the week to get (and give) feedback to help improve your final product. If you want to accelerate your learning, go ahead and get started on user interviews and set up a few Google AdWords....
Reading
7 vídeos (Total de 42 min), 1 teste
Video7 videos
Focusing Your Persona: Think, See, Feel, Do7min
Designing User Stories: Problem Scenarios6min
Demo: Creating an Interview Guide Personas7min
Demo: Creating an Interview Guide Problem Scenarios4min
Overview: Problem Scenario Sprint5min
Using "Day in the Life" to Drive Empathy4min
Week
3
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5 horas para concluir

Complete Persona Discovery

Welcome to Week 3. This week, you'll continue working on persona development by interviewing at least three people. As you process the transcripts, look for key learnings and share these in the discussion forum, noting how these interviews impact your direction and point of view. If you want to accelerate your learning, interview at least three more learners and complete a "Day in the Life"....
Reading
5 vídeos (Total de 26 min), 1 leitura
Video5 videos
Getting People to Interview7min
Talking with Users4min
Skit: Interviewing Trent the Technician5min
Overview Problem Scenario Sprint5min
Reading1 leituras
Milestone 3: Persona Discovery10min
Week
4
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6 horas para concluir

Design and Test Your Value Proposition

Welcome to Week 4! This week, you're ready work on Milestone 4: Design experiments to test your value proposition. This is an intensive--and exciting--week as you'll get to actually run your tests. Spending around 5 hours probably means just testing your experiment design once. That's fine--that's a great accomplishment! After that, you'll have a solid idea of how to proceed and generally how to test motivation. You'll post your experiment design for peer review and then let the group know how it went in the discussions....
Reading
5 vídeos (Total de 26 min), 1 teste
Video5 videos
Demo: Drafting Problem Scenarios, Alternatives, and Value Propositions3min
Learning What's Valuable6min
Recommendations by Type of Project5min
Preparing for Motivation Sprints5min
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por RBDec 7th 2017

Great project-centered course. Very demanding, but worth every drop of sweat.

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Alex Cowan

Faculty & Batten Fellow
Darden School of Business

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Perguntas Frequentes – FAQ

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

  • To get Project Management Institute (PMI) professional development units (PDUs), log in to PMI to access your account and submit a report.

    -- Follow the general tips in this article: http://www.pmi.org/help/ccrs_user/default.htm

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