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CSE2201 - Software engineering practice

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology

Leader: David Squire


Caulfield First semester 2007 (Day)


Application of tools and techniques used by software engineers in the development of software systems. Topics include software process assessment; quality management and verification and validation, technical reviews, standards and quality; software metrics; software estimation and project management; software reuse; configuration management and version control tools; performance measurement; software testing techniques; software debugging; development tools such as CASE tools, characteristics of software maintenance and reverse engineering. Case study work involves the development and maintenance of a software system using the above techniques and object-oriented methods.


Examination (2 hours): 30%
Unit test: 20%
Assignments: 50%

Contact hours

One 2-hour lecture and one two-hour tutorial per week


CSE1203 or (CSE1401 and CSE1303) or BUS2011 or FIT2034


CFR2128, CFR3042, CSC2050, CSC3020, GCO3811, RDT2231, FIT2024, FIT2025, FIT3037