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Product Management Course & Internship

Learn to envision the future, craft actionable plans, and ship game-changing products to market.

Do this program in Cape Town only.
No experience required.

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A breakthrough curriculum.

iX classes blend intense learning with real-world experience. That way, you get a wide breadth of knowledge, and the practical skills you need to excel as a professional.

Foundation Theory

Product Lifecycle
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Development cycles for established products, new ideas as an entrepreneur, new ideas as an employee.

The Lean Methodology
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How to build, measure, and learn—crafting the perfect Minimum Viable Product.

Rapid Prototyping
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Prototyping, sketching, and wireframing are at the core of experimentation and effective brainstorming.

Product Roadmapping
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The journey of the product: growth, stakeholder alignment, and budget forecasting.

Practical Skills + Tools

Tech Stack Basics
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Think front-end, back-end, and how it fits together. Must know for effective PMs.

Agile Development
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Master stand-ups, scrum, retrospectives, and backlog grooming.

Slack, Trello, the Google Suite
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Streamline and optimise your communication and team processes.

Pitching + Storytelling
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All good PMs know how to win a crowd—whether that's users, teammates, or investors.

Apply your skills with a hands-on internship

Our internships are different from the usual: instead of leaving you on your own, we provide you with daily support and occasional classes to cover additional material. That means you'll be able to create huge value in a short time — all of which you can add to your resume to show future employers.

Click below to explore some of our international Product Management intern partners and the work students have done:

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Hear it straight
from our alumni.

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"After completing iXperience, I have found that product management is definitely something I see myself doing in the future, and not only have I gained the knowledge to be able to do this, but I have also gained an extremely talented network and helpful mentors to guide me along the way."

Pearl Owei, USC '20

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"Barclays has allowed me to exercise the skills I just recently acquired in a real world setting, affecting existing products and subsequently generating a real, tangible impact within the company."

Diana Gilmore, UCLA '17

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"The Product Management course prepared me tremendously for my internship at Aerobotics. Our instructors taught us hard skills such as how to create product roadmaps and build use cases for a product, while enabling us to communicate effectively between engineers, executives, and business managers to ensure a product rolls out on time."

Will Kittler, Princeton '19

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" I have had numerous professors and teachers throughout the years, and none of them were quite like my teacher at iX, Johann. His teaching style - pushing us to our limits - and unwavering work ethic have inspired me to never be complacent again. I have learned so much in such a short period of time!"

Shane Taleisnik, UCLA '20

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"The skills and tools I learned in the PM class will be remembered and applied for the rest of my career. It was an honor learning from industry experts"

Christopher Carvalho, Penn State '17

Ready for the journey of a lifetime?

Our courses fill up fast—don't take your chances.

The next admissions deadline is September 30, 2018
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