Students learn to do so within the Scrum framework doing iterative incremental development.
Classes are exercise-driven, with students working in self-organising teams to develop â€œdoneâ€� increments from Product Backlog items. You will be challenged to think, as part of a team, and to better understand what to do when you return to your workplace.
The course simulates being part of a Scrum team to expose students to the core Scrum concepts in action. Students learn how to work as part of a Scrum team, which requires them to understand techniques for self-organisation. Through the course students develop skills in identifying and overcoming common Scrum Team dysfunctions.
PSD courses teach students how to leverage different development tools to employ Scrum practices. PSD Java courses are taught in the context of either Eclipse + IBM Rational Jazz or Eclipse + Open Source tools. Students learn how to map specific tool features and functions to the general Scrum practices they must use to be effective team members.