ERP Systems & Business Process Management PT
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Agile Product Development (elective)*

level of course unit

Master`s course

Learning outcomes of course unit

The graduate / the student:
* Knows agile process methods
* Knows organizational roles in the agile process
* Knows the flow of an agile project (sprints, dailies, demos, retros)
* Can coach an agile project (e.g. question techniques)
* Knows the experiences of agile projects from software development
* Knows the challenge of developing smart products
* Knows methods of product development (e.g. FMEA, TRIZ)
* Knows advantages of hybrid process methods
* Knows the role of management in the agile process

prerequisites and co-requisites

none

course contents

* Overview of agile process methods
* Roles in the agile process
* Running an agile project (sprins, dailies, demos, retros)
* Coaching an agile project (e.g. question techniques)
* Experience with agile projects from software development
* The challenge of developing smart products
* Methods of product development (e.g. FMEA, TRIZ)
* Advantages of hybrid process methods
* Role of management in the agile process

recommended or required reading

Pfeffer J.; Produkt-Entwicklung: Lean & Agile; München; 2019
Schröder A.; Agile Produktentwicklung: Schneller zur Innovation – erfolgreicher am Markt; 2018

assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

language of instruction

German

number of ECTS credits allocated

4

eLearning quota in percent

15

course-hours-per-week (chw)

2

planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, individual work with software, group work, presentation and discussion of tasks

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered

3

name of lecturer(s)

Prof. (FH) DI Dr. Martin Adam

course unit code

WPF.7

type of course unit

integrated lecture

mode of delivery

Compulsory

work placement(s)

none