Understanding IT guys

The course is designed for people working in IT sphere in a non-IT position: Project Managers, Product Managers, Business Analysts, HR and Marketing staff, as well as whoever wants to gain general knowledge on IT and software development main concepts. It will allow non-IT people to understand the world of IT, its processes, and participate in IT-related discussions. The course includes both theoretical materials as well as practical demonstrations and activities.

The course is conducted by different specialists in the sphere having a proven working experience in developing IT projects.

 For whom is the program

The program is for Project Managers, Product Managers, Business Analysts, HR and Marketing staff, as well as whoever wants to gain general knowledge on IT and software development main concepts.

icon6-1 The main stages of the program

1. Course implementation

Network administration / DevOps Approach (2 hours)

  • Operating System
  • Network, Servers, Cloud
  • What happens when you enter a URL in the browser?
  • DevOps
  • Environment types

Web application components: theory (2 hours)

  • Frontend: definition and languages
  • Backend: definition and languages

Web application components: part 2 (1.5 hours)

  • Databases: definition and types
  • SQL basics
  • Connection between Frontend, Backend and DB

Application Programming Interface (API) (1.5 hours)

  • Development security
  • Public and private APIs
  • How to use Postman
  • Maintenance types

Security and Privacy (1.5 hours)

  • Security vs Privacy
  • Cybersecurity
  • Privacy

Web Design (2 hours)

  • UI/UX: definition and difference
  • Creation of UI toolkit
  • Mockup vs Prototype
  • Tools for UI/UX

QA processes (2 hours)

  • What is Software
  • Testing and why we are needed
  • Fundamental test process and myths about manual vs automation
  • Test design techniques
  • Test strategy and planning

2. Qualification issuance

 The main Results

By the end of the course  non-IT people will be able to understand the world of IT, its processes, and participate in IT-related discussions

icon3-1 Duration

13 hours

Days: 2 times a week, 2-hour lessons

Schedule

Start: 7 May

Days: Wednesday, Friday 19:00-21:00

icon4-1Your Investment

 46.000 AMD (Including taxes)

icon1-1 Trainers

Yepraksia Hovhannisyan, PMP®, PMI-ACP® 
IT project manager, VOLO company

4+ years of experience in IT project management․

Eduard Saryan
Freelance, Network Administartor/DevOps Engineer

10+ years of experience 

Nune Darbinyan
VOLO, Backend Developer / Team Leader

10+ years of experience 

Stella Simonyan
VOLO, UX Designer

3+ years of experience 

Lusine Karapetyan
Vineti Armenia, 
Senior Implementation Engineer

9+ years of experience in software testing sphere

 Number of Participants

max 15

Language

Armenian, terminology and materials – English