Product Management Foundations Online

Master the fundamentals of Product Management with Academy Xi's new online course

Course overview

Academy Xi’s new online course in Product Management is an ideal way for you to learn the methods, principles and practices of product management in a flexible, self-paced and online format.

Product managers are in high industry demand. They implement multiple techniques to effectively drive and produce successful outcomes for any digital product or service. If you want to learn or consolidate your knowledge in areas such as how to create a product roadmap, market research and validation and product lifecycle management, then this course is ideal for you.

You will learn to apply your newly acquired product management skills to a personal project or idea as you progress through the course so you can solve your own digital challenge that reflects your interests or business idea.

Our online courses are designed and supported by leading industry experts. The course content is reviewed and updated to ensure you are learning the most relevant and industy-applicable material. Enquire about this course today, or download your course guide to learn more.

This course is for

This course has no prerequisites. We welcome students from all levels and professional backgrounds. You might be an existing working professional looking to move into product management or consolidate your product management skills to be better at your exising role. This course is also suitable for business owners and founders looking to learn the key skills to effectively launch their product.

As you can study on any internet-connected device at any time, this course is ideal for those who can’t make it to our campus locations, or those who want to learn in a way flexible way, around their other work or personal commitments.

It will take you approximately 30 hours to complete this course. You have 6 months to access the learning material. The course is self-paced, but should you book yourself a 3-hour block to study every week, you could complete it in the span of 3 months and achieve your learning outcomes quickly. If you’d like to expand your knowledge further, this course also includes optional reading resources for you to explore.


What you will learn

You will follow our ‘learn, practice, embed’ approach which blends theoretical and practical exercises through the course. By the end of the course you will understand the core concepts and principles of Product Management and be able to apply your learning to a business challenge.

Course topics include:

  • Product management fundamentals
  • Product storytelling
  • Managing product stakeholders
  • Understanding the problem and the user
  • Designing solutions
  • Product strategy and roadmap
  • Tools and delivery methods
  • Launch and on-going management
  • Measuring success
  • Financial modelling

At the end of every topic, you’ll complete activities and build assets which will form the basis of your project presentation. At the end of the course, an instructor will review your presentation and provide structured feedback on what you have done and ways you can improve.

Course details

09 Sep 2019 ~ 31 Dec 2025


Approx. 30 hours over a maximum of six months

$1,200 AUD
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