software project management education

Evaluating the learning effectiveness of using simulations in software project management education: results from a twice replicated experiment

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The results of each empirical study indicate that students using the simulation model gain a better
understanding about typical behaviour patterns of software development projects. The combination
of the results from the initial experiment and the two replications with meta-analysis