Agile Project Kick Start Course

Course Outline

Overview and Introduction


Half-Day Primer

What Are We Up To?
Elevator Pitch
Users and Affected Groups
Project Roles
Preliminary User Stories
Conditions of Satisfaction
Assessing Value to Business
Sequencing Stories
Preliminary Story Estimation
Sequencing Revisited
What Can We Avoid
Release Planning
Iteration Planning
“Run” the Iteration

Project Initiation

Context Free Questions
Elevator Pitch
Affected Groups and Users


Project Execution

User Stories
Conditions of Satisfaction
Executable Story Tests
Story Tests
Sequencing User Stories


Project Organization

Release Planning
Iteration Planning
Iteration Retrospective
Estimation completion dates
Acceptance tests written/passing
Measuring value added


Final Project

You work on a final project with coaching support from the Object Mentor