14:332:452 Software Engineering

Course catalog description: Software development lifecycle, object-oriented software engineering, system specification, software measurement and estimation, software design patterns.

Credits and contact hours: 3 credits; 1 hour and 40-minute session twice a week, every week

Pre-Requisite courses: 14:332:351

Co-Requisite courses: None

Topics Covered:

  • Software Lifecycle and Team Projects
  • Requirements Elicitation and Use Cases
  • Object-Oriented Analysis
  • Object-Oriented Design
  • Implementation and Testing
  • Software Architecture
  • System Specification
  • Interim Project Demonstration
  • Software Measurement
  • Project Effort Estimation
  • Software Design Patterns

Textbook: Bruegge & Dutoit, Object-Oriented Software Engineering, Prentice Hall; Miles & Hamilton: Learning UML 2.0, O'Reilly Media, Inc.