PA2543 Continuous Requirements Engineering and Product Management

Course is offered by: Blekinge Institute of Technology
Course responsible: Dr. Richard Berntsson Svensson
Course development team: Dr. Richard Berntsson Svensson, Dr. Krzysztof Wnuk, Prof. Tony Gorschek, Telenor Sweden, Ericsson, Saab, Niffic AB
Credits: 7.5 ECTS
: Online course on 25% pace (which means a workload of 10 hours per week in average)
For more information, see: Course page, Course syllabus, Apply to the next instance of the course (fall 2017)

The course focuses on the problems that arise when managing requirements in a changing and cost sensitive reality. The course discusses challenges related to large scale requirements engineering and market-driven requirements engineering. Areas such as continuous requirements engineering, requirements engineering process improvement, quality requirements, value, and technical product management are discussed and related to industry practice.

Course modules:

  • Introduction to continuous requirements engineering and continuous product management.
  • Elicitation, Specification, Validation and Analysis for continuous large scale requirements engineering.
  • Defining a product strategy with its associated business model, and align the strategy with the product’s requirements.
  • Value based requirements engineering/decision-making
  • Non-Functional Requirements/Quality Requirements
  • Release planning and prioritization.

  • Who should attend this course? The course targets professionals working with requirements and/or requirements engineering, team leaders, business analysts, project managers, product managers.