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Certificate for Module (Agile Project Management and Practice)

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

Course Code
Application Code

Study mode
Start Date
02 Sep 2024 (Mon)
30 hours
Course Fee
HK$6000 per programme
Deadline on 06 Jul 2024 (Sat)
2587 3227
2571 8480
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This programme would introduce the concept and methodology of Agile project management.  The programme would also emphasize the key components in Agile project management framework and how Agile can apply to software project development.

Programme Details

The Certificate for Module (Agile Project Management and Practice) is a 10-week programme with 30 contact hours.

This programme introduces the concept and methodology of Agile project management and how they facilitate to manage IT projects.  Students would also learn how to set up an Agile implementation plan and review the effectiveness of the plan.

On completion of the programme, students should be able to

  1. Discuss the key components in Agile project management framework and how Agile can apply to software project development;
  2. Develop an Agile implementation plan;
  3. Review the factors for success implementation of the Agile development system.



1. Agile concept

2. Foundation Principles of Agile

3. Value-driven delivery

4. Agile Basic Process

5. Adaptive planning

6. Problem detection and resolution


Assessment and Award

To be eligible for the award of Certificate for Module (Agile Project Management and Practice) awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE, students must satisfy the following criteria:

  • 70% attendance
  • a passing score of 50% in examination
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Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$6000 per programme

Entry Requirements

Applicants shall:

(1) a)      possess a Degree in a IT related subject with at least 2 years of project development or project management experience; OR

        b)      possess Professional membership status of a IT industry professional organization




(2) provide evidence of English proficiency (if the degree or equivalent qualification is from an institution where the language of teaching and assessment is not English), such as

a) HKALE Use of English at Grade E or above; OR

b)HKDSE Examination English Language at Level 3 or above; OR

c) an overall band of 6.0 with no subtest lower than 5.5 in the IELTS; OR

d) a score of 550 in the paper-based TOEFL, or a score of 213 in the computer-based TOEFL, or a score of 80 in the internet-based TOEFL; OR

e) equivalent qualifications


Applicants with other equivalent qualifications and relevant work experience will be considered on individual merit. 


  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Certificate for Module (Agile Project Management and Practice)
COURSE CODE 34C13113A FEES $6,000 ENQUIRY 2587-3232
Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Certificate for Module (Agile Project Management and Practice)

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [6])


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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.


  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.