PM IT: Project Management Professional for Software Projects

Master the Project Management Methodology PMP & Program Life Cycle (SDLC) in IT Software Projects. TOGAF & Agile Expert.
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  • Lectures 25
  • Length 2 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 8/2015 English

Course Description

This course will enhance your knowledge and experience by providing the necessary information about methodology, processes, tools, techniques that an IT project manager requires to deal with the business team and IT team. As well, the knowledge is intended to all members working in IT software projects and dealing with an IT project manager.

This course is intended for all members working in software projects such as project managers, program manager, portfolio manager, quality assurance and control, system analyst, business analyst, developers, database administrators working with software projects, team leaders and managers.

The course curriculum shows all the lectures that are provided in this course and some free preview.

Many extra materials are available for download related to this course.

What are the requirements?

  • Preferably general background of project management
  • Preferably general background of information technology

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Master your knowledge in the project management life cycle of IT software projects.
  • Explain the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Develop the knowledge required in BRD, IMD, SRS, SDS, and project pre-requisite list.
  • Advise on the best software testing types.
  • Explore the different software testing phases.
  • Enhance your professional knowledge with the various tools and techniques required for an IT project.
  • Apply the knowledge acquired into practical projects schedule plan.
  • Deliver a project schedule plan following PMI-PMP® approach and SDLC.
  • Generate the project schedule plan integrated with PMP® and SDLC.

What is the target audience?

  • Project Managers working in the IT industry
  • Developers, senior developers
  • Team leaders
  • Quality Control (QC)
  • Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Testing team
  • Business analyst
  • Business Development Manager
  • System Analyst (SA)
  • Database Administrator (DBA)
  • People who love to learn
  • Students
  • Professionals
  • This course is for everyone in the IT industry and looking forward to move into management position

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
02:19

Introducing the instructor biography, experience and education, as well as, the course objectives.

Instructor Name: Ramzi Abou Rahal

Education

  • Negotiation: Strategies, Tools, and Skills for Success (Harvard University).
  • MSc in Information Systems Management (University of Liverpool). 
  • Master in Systems Design and Project Leadership (Cornell University).

Certifications

  • PMP®: Project Management Professional
  • PMOC®: Project Management Office Certificate
  • PRINCE2®: Projects In Controlled Environment
  • ITIL®: Information Technology Infrastructure Library
  • OCA-JP: Oracle Certified Associate Java Programmer
03:01

In Lecture 3, we will cover the following:

  1. IT Software Project
  2. Types of plan in an IT software project.
  3. Example of a schedule plan for a software project
07:51

In Lecture 4, we will cover the following:

  1. Define project management according to PMI®
  2. Define project management according to PRINCE2®
  3. Managing a project


3 questions

Section 1 Quiz

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Section 2: Project Management process group and SDLC
07:59

In Lecture 7, we will cover the following:

  1. What are the different project management process group
  2. Initiating
  3. Planning
  4. Executing
  5. Monitoring and Controlling
  6. Closing
03:10

In Lecture 8, we will cover the following:

  1. What are the different stages in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  2. Requirement Analysis
  3. Design
  4. Implementation
  5. Testing
  6. Maintenance and support
04:14

In Lecture 9, we will cover the following:

  1. What are the different Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodology
  2. Waterfall Model
  3. V-Shaped Model
  4. Evolutionary Prototyping Model
  5. Spiral Method (SDM)
  6. Iterative and Incremental Method
  7. Extreme Programming (Agile development)
10 questions

Section 2 Quiz

Section 3: Aligning project management and IT software project documents
03:01

In Lecture 10, we will cover the following:

  1. What is a Business Requirements Document (BRD)?
  2. BRD objectives
  3. Importance of a BRD
  4. Who should create the BRD?
  5. BRD main components
06:24

In Lecture 11, we will cover the following:

  1. What is a Software Requirements Specification (SRS)?
  2. SRS objectives
  3. What contributes to a good SRS?
  4. SRS main components
02:26

In Lecture 12, we will cover the following:

  1. What is a Software Design Specification (SDS)?
  2. SDS main components
02:24

In Lecture 13, we will cover the following:

  1. What is an Integration Mapping Document (IMD)?
  2. IMD main components
  3. Example of IMD
07:19

In Lecture 14, we will cover the following:

  1. Project Pre-requisite list
  2. Summarizing section 4
15 questions

Section 3 Quiz

Section 4: Software testing
05:07

In Lecture 15, we will cover the following:

  1. What are the software testing phases?
  2. Unit testing
  3. System Integration Testing (SIT)
  4. User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
  5. Performance Testing
  6. Security Testing
  7. Soft Launch Testing
05:19

In Lecture 16, we will cover the following:

  1. Black-box testing
  2. White-box testing
  3. Functional testing
  4. End-to-end testing
  5. Sanity testing
  6. Regression testing
  7. Usability testing
  8. Recovery testing
  9. Compatibility testing
  10. Smoke testing
02:43

In Lecture 17, we will cover the following:

  • Delivery acceptance criteria form
9 questions

Section 4 Quiz

Section 5: Tools and techniques
04:24

In Lecture 18, we will cover the following:

  1. Source control
  2. Subversion SVN
  3. Git
  4. Mercurial
04:44

In Lecture 19, we will cover the following:

  1. Total Quality Management (TQM)
  2. Six-Sigma
  3. ISO 9000
02:42

In Lecture 20, we will cover the following:

  1. Test case creation definition
  2. How to create test case and test case procedure
  3. Fields in a test case
  4. Example of a test case
01:04

In Lecture 21, we will cover the following:

  1. Defect management definition
  2. Defect management tools


01:51

In Lecture 22, we will cover the following:

  1. Backing-up all project management files
  2. Tools
01:46

In Lecture 23, we will cover the following:

  1. Project Portfolio Management (PPM) definition
  2. Tools
18 questions

Section 5 Quiz

Section 6: General Project Management Questions and Answers
10 questions

In this quiz, we will practice on questions from 1 to 10.

12:05

In this lecture, we will explain the questions/answers of this quiz.

10 questions

In this quiz, we will practice on the questions from 11 to 20.

08:07

In this lecture, we will explain the questions/answers of this quiz.

10 questions

In this quiz, we will practice on the questions from 21 to 30.

07:32

In this lecture, we will explain the questions/answers of this quiz.

Section 7: Bonus Section
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This is a bonus lecture that provides you access to all my remaining courses for 15 USD each.

You can also enroll in 8 FREE Courses from the list provided.

As well, we provide you the direct link to access our Facebook page. The Facebook page "Project Management Studio" is dedicated to help each other in project management.

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Instructor Biography

Ramzi Abou Rahal, Bestselling Udemy Instructor, 28+ Courses, 26,000+ Students

A Senior Project Manager under the Project Management Office (PMO) and an IT manager expert in project, program management, networking, security, hardware, software, AWS, TOGAF and architecture.

Educational Background

- Negotiation: Strategies, Tools, and Skills for Success from Harvard Law School (USA)

- Master in Systems Design and Project Leadership from Cornell University (USA)

- Master of Science (MSc) degree in Information Systems Management (ISM) from the University of Liverpool (UK)

- Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Computer Science from Notre Dame University (LB)

His master thesis is a proposal for a new specialized certificate in project management specific for IT software projects (PMP-IT).

Certification Background

1- PMO (Project Management Office Certified)

2- PMP® (Project Management Professional)

3- PRINCE2® (Projects In Controlled Environment)

4- ITIL® (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)

5- OCA-JP (Oracle Certified Associate Java Programmer)

6- Introducing, Planning and Managing an Agile Software Development Project (SkillSoft)

7- SAP Sales Executive Qualification | SAP Business ByDesign ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)

8- SAP Pre-sales Executive Qualification | SAP Business ByDesign ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)

9- SAP Pre-sales Executive Qualification | SAP Cloud for Customer CRM (Customer Relationship Management)

10- SAP Sales Executive Qualification | SAP Cloud for Customer CRM (Customer Relationship Management)

11- SAP Sales Executive Qualification | SAP SuccessFactors HCM (Human Capital Management)

12- SAP Pre-sales Executive Qualification | SAP Cloud Applications HCM (Human Capital Management)

13- SAP Qualified Support Mobility Consultant

and many others...

Social Media and Blogs

- Admin of the Facebook Page: Project Management Studio

- Author of the blog on WordPress: ramziabourahal

- Author of the blog on Blogger: ramziabourahal

- Contributor to LinkedIn Pulse articles: Ramzi Abou Rahal

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