Module 1 -  Can I trust the cost estimates for my Project?

Practical Software Project Estimation


Training courses are scheduled regularly in Melbourne and Sydney also available internationally and locally as web based courses

Project Estimation Training, Software Project Estimation, Software Development Process

Topic

Major Concepts

Duration (day)

Audience

Pre-requisites

Templates and Takeaways

1

Principles of Software Project Estimation

DAY 1

Business Analysts, Project Managers, Team Leaders or people involved in software development projects who require knowledge of software estimation techniques

Familiar with the Software Development Process

ISBSG Estimation Workbook, ISBSG Industry Data, Total Metrics Outline Method Size Estimation

2

Bottom-up Vs Top Down Estimation

3

Estimating Project Size at Planning stage

4

How to use Industry data for Early Estimates

5

Estimating Project Effort , Schedule and Cost using Parametric models, Comparison and Analogy

6

Practical exercises in Software Project Estimation

OUTCOMES AND BENEFITS:

  • Increased management confidence that project estimates are based on quantitative standardized proven methods
  • Reduced risk of projects being over budget and late or cancelled.
  • Formal methods to easily verify supplier quotations

Function Point Analysis, Training Module, SCOPE Project Sizing Software Software Development Process Training, Project Governance Benchmarking Training, Process Improvement Training Investment Management Standard, Key Performance Indicators' Training, IMS Templates

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