Master in Project Management in Agile Methodologies

General

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Program Description

The Master in Project Management specialized in Agile Methodologies is an online master's degree that allows you to obtain your own double degree with international validity. The academic program enables you to manage projects using the latest trend agile methodologies. It is a differentiating program, aimed at Project Managers who want to stand out in dynamic work environments.

Studying a Master in Agile Methodologies allows you to master project management with agile approaches such as XP programming, Lean Startup or Design Thinking. In addition, the academic program includes content on Scrum and Kaban methodologies, for the optimization of the different processes of a project. During the course of postgraduate training, the student will also learn to use the DEVOPS software development methodology.

The contents of this online master's degree follow the guidelines of the Project Management Institute (PMI), the most important international institution in Project Management. Therefore, the academic program allows you to acquire the necessary knowledge to face the prestigious PMP® Certification.

Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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Curriculum

Course 1. Foundations and Conceptual Framework of Project Management.

  • Introduction to Project Management.
  • Phases and Processes according to the PMBOK® Guide.
  • Project Integration Management.
  • Practical case.

Course 2. Planning and Control of Projects.

  • Scope Management in Project Management.
  • Time, Deadline Control and Planning in Project Management
  • Cost control.
  • Practical case.

Course 3. The Management of Quality, Acquisitions and Risks in Projects.

  • Quality in Project Management.
  • Management of Acquisitions and Contracts in Project Management.
  • Risk Management in Project Management.
  • Practical case.

Course 4. The Human Factor in Project Management.

  • Management of Resources in Projects.
  • Management of Communications in Projects.
  • Management of Stakeholders in Projects.
  • Practical case.

Course 5. Microsoft Project®.

  • First steps with Microsoft Project®.
  • Scheduling the Project: Resources, Costs and Calendars in MS Project.
  • Programming, Conflicts and Monitoring in MS Project.
  • Practical case.

Course 6. Identification of Risks in Projects.

  • Regulatory Framework in Project Risk.
  • Project risk identification.
  • Evaluation and Treatment.
  • Analysis and reporting.

Course 7. Integration and risk management in projects.

  • Integration and Risks.
  • @Risk I.
  • @Risk II.
  • Practical case.

Course 8. Agile Methodologies.

  • Agile methodologies. Fundamentals of an Agile Team.
  • LEAN and KANBAN methodologies.
  • SCRUM Framework
  • Practical case.

Course 9. Advanced Scrum, XP and other agile frameworks

  • Advanced SCRUM Framework. Scaled.
  • eXtreme Programming (XP).
  • Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM) and other practices (FDD, BDD, TDD, Crystal, DevOps.).
  • Practical case.

Course 10. Agility in innovation.

  • LEAN Startup.
  • Design Thinking.
  • Management 3.0.
  • Practical case.

Course 11. Master thesis.

Why study this master?

The Master in Project Management specialized in Agile Methodologies allows the Project Manager to adapt to the highly competitive environments of the 21st century. It is a differentiating master's degree, taught by a prestigious online business school.

The online program enables you to be more successful in product development, regardless of industry and work environment. After completing the Master in Agile Methodologies, the student will be able to optimize time, costs and resources when implementing a project. All this, using the latest tools and techniques emerged in the field of Project Management.

All the contents of this online master's degree are taught by expert professors in agile methodologies, who have the PMP® Certification granted by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

The Master in Project Management specialty in Agile Methodologies is designed to allow the reconciliation of work and personal life with studies.

What will I learn?

Upon completion of the Master in Project Management specializing in Agile Methodologies, you will be able to:

  • Achieve knowledge to deal with Project Management Professional (PMP) ® certification.
  • Mastering agile methodologies, Scrum, Lean, Kanban, XP programming, Design Thinking, DEVOPS and Lean Startup.
  • Optimize the management of large and complex business projects.
  • Master the most current software for Project Management.
  • Identify, analyze and evaluate the treatment of the risks inherent in a project.

Who is it for?

This master in Project Management is especially aimed at:

  • Project Managers who want to gain insight into the new methodologies that are breaking into project planning.
  • Executives and entrepreneurs in the technological field who want to adapt to new competitive environments for product development.
  • Professionals dedicated to project management, who wish to certify their knowledge and experience internationally.
  • Engineers who want to acquire differentiating knowledge in the labor market.
Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

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