Key concepts about estimates in Waterfall methodology
How to communicate the estimates between management and technical team
Techniques for prioritizing features
“Tips and Tricks” and “Best practices” suggestions for better estimates
The correct terms to use when giving estimates
Very basic concepts of web development in order to understand the examples we use.
In this course, you’ll learn to do great time estimates for Agile software projects. We’ll focus on Agile methodology and more specifically on the Scrum framework. I included also some techniques from traditional project management - the Waterfall methodology - and also a section about estimates in Kanban, another popular Agile framework.
Who this course is for:
Junior Project Manager that switches from Waterfall methodology to Agile
Software developer working in an Agile team who wants to better understand time estimates
4 sections • 17 lectures • 1h 1m total length
Types of estimates
Critical Path Method
The problem with time estimation
Estimating in Story Points
Estimation techniques: Complexity Buckets
Estimation techniques: Planning Poker
Estimation techniques: White Elephant Sizing
Estimation techniques: Ouija Board estimating
Full project estimation
Estimates in Kanban
Prioritizing features using T-Shirt Sizing technique
My name is Nicolae Andronic and I have 15 years of experience working in IT, first as a Java developer, then as a Project Manager using Waterfall methodologies. Currently, I’m using Scrum framework for leading projects in various industries.
I’m certified as a Project Management Professional and also as a Professional Scrum Master.