This course shows the background and development of scrum enabling you to classify and understand scrum. At the center are the basics of scrum as described by Jeff Sutherland in his book “The Scrum Revolution”. The references to the Toyota principle and the Plan-Do-Check-Act method show that scrum had a broader horizon than software development from the beginning. Based on this, the essential characteristics of scrum are described: working in teams, focused work and the division into product owner, scrum master, and team. You’ll also learn what the basic organization of a project looks like according to scrum. This course will bring you a high level of knowledge about scrum. It is ideal for the preparation for scrum projects and for the preparation for the different scrum roles.