Rapid changes in technology, market demands, and expectations have paved the way for the conceptualization and implementation of Agile methods and values in many organizations. Agile relies on adaptive planning and iterative development and delivery. It focuses primarily on the value of people getting the job done effectively. SAMC Certified Professionals should appreciate the concepts of Agile development and have the ability to compare and choose the Agile methodology appropriate in a given situation.
At the end of this course, students will be prepared for the SAMC exam. Students will have an understanding of the Agile philosophy and practices including Scrum, Kanban, DSDM, Crystal, XP, and FDD. Students will also have a working knowledge of the various Agile methodologies and the ability to compare and choose which methodology would be appropriate in a given situation.
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.