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Agile Software Development Course


Code: MLR5027
Ciclu de studii: Master
Programmes: Databases (mandatory)

                           Software Engineering (mandatory)
                           ICA, SDI, CS (optional)

Semester 1
Hours: 2+1

Group code Microsoft Teams: f2g6cta

Link to register in Code of Talent:  link

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1. (Agile) Problem Solving
     Video: Cynefin Framework (en): Part1, Part2

     Video: Framework-ul Cynefin (ro)

2. Being Agile vs. Doing Agile

     Game: The Agile Airplane Paper Game

3. Agile Estimation Techniques

     Game: White Elephant Sizing
      Game: Colors Affinity Estimation

4. Teamwork

     Game: Zin Obelisk

     Game: Lost on the Moon

5. Organizing teams

     Game: Featureban

     Game: The resource utilization trap

6. Delegation in Agile teams

     Game: Delegation Poker



  1. Agile Mindset

  2. Scrum

  3. Lean Software Development

  4. Kanban

  5. Extreme Programming

  6. Other Agile Methodologies

  7. The Future of Agile


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powered by Code Of Talent

Evaluarea se face prin finalizarea unor misiuni individuale ce vor fi activate săptămânal în Code of Talent (de asemenea, se poate folosi și aplicația corespunzătoare pe mobil disponibilă atât pe Android cât și pe iPhone).

Un scurt ghid de utilizare găsiți aici.

The evaluation is done by completing individual missions that will be activated weekly on the Code of Talent platform (you can also use the appropriate mobile application available on both Android and iPhone).

A short user guide can be found here.

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1. Alan S. Koch - Agile Software Development, Evaluating the Methods for Your Organization (Artech House, 2005)
2. Charles Cobb - Making Sense of Agile Project Management, Balancing Control and Agility (Wiley, 2011)
3. Craig Larman - Agile and Iterative Development, A Manager's Guide (Addison-Wesley, 2003)

4. Kenneth Rubin - Essential Scrum: A Practical Guide to the Most Popular Agile Process, Addison-Wesley, 2012
5. Ester Derby, Diana Larsen - Agile Retrospectives, Making Good Teams Great (Pragmatic Bookshelf Publishing, 2006)
6. Jeff Langr, Tim Ottinger - Agile in a Flash, Speed-Learning Agile Software Development (Pragmatic Bookshelf Publishing, 2011)
7. Mike Cohn - Succeeding with Agile Software Development Using Scrum (Addison Wesley, 2010)

8. Kent Beck, Cynthia Andres -  Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition (The XP Series), 2004
9. Boehm Turner - Balancing Agility and Discipline (Addison Wesley, 2009)
10. David Anderson - Kanban: Successful Evolutionary Change for Your Technology Business (Blue Hole Press, 2010)
11. Stephen Palmer, John Felsing - A Practical Guide to Feature-Dreven Development (Prentice Hall, 2002)
12. Suciu Dan Mircea - Metode Agile de Management al Proiectelor (LeanPub, 2018-2020),

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