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COMP SCI 7036 - Software Engineering in Industry

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: 3610
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 2 hours per week
Restriction: Available to M Software Engineering students only. Enrolments must be approved by Head of School
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Co-Requisite: COMP SCI 7096A
Assessment: Written exam and/or assignments

This course will involve lectures and research into advanced topics concerning current software engineering methodologies and techniques. The course will include lectures on the advanced topics in software engineering and guest lectures by software engineering practitioners from local industry on how software engineering methodologies are implemented. Lectures will be accompanied by site visits where students will gain a better understanding of the sort of products produced and the challenges involved in producing these products. There will also be an opportunity to talk with members of actual development teams who are responsible for particular software engineering related roles. Students will be guided to conduct preliminary research on selected topics relevant to software engineering industry practice. Students will be asked to produce two research reports which present their understanding, findings, and critical assessment of software engineering practices in industry.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
3610 Mon 14/03/2016 Thu 31/03/2016 Fri 06/05/2016 Fri 10/06/2016

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12915 LE01 20 FULL 4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 2pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
29 Apr - 10 Jun Friday 2pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room