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White graduation cap icon SWE 2030  What is Agile?

What is Agile?

This Online Training (OLT) micro-course focuses on recognizing what Agile means from a commercial perspective. It answers what Agile is and why Agile results in better, faster, cheaper and easier capability development for any customer. Agile is all about small batch processing (which is always easier to create and manage) and automating as much as possible to remove human error from the process. DAU Professors have researched and selected the best of the best lectures from University of Virginia and University of Alberta on this subject.





Only Available to DoD Personnel. Within the Acquisition community, Program Managers are the recommended audience.


  • DoD Only: This course is restricted to DoD government civilian and military students only.
Additional Information:
  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • Since this course is less than 30 minutes, no CLPs are assigned. To receive CLP credit, students should bundle the completion of this and similar courses together and apply to their supervisor for CLP approval.