Selected Topic: Software Quality Improvement
Course code: AT70.9016
This course is elective
Course objectivesQuality is a critical factor in the development, improvement and maintenance of software systems. This course teaches fundamentals and best practices in managing, measuring and improving the quality of software and software development processes.
Learning outcomeSoftware engineering, Software development, Software testing, CASE Tools, Software project management, Software quality and improvement, Open source software
Prerequisite(s)AT 70.xx (Software Development Methodologies)
I Managing Software Quality
II Software Testing
III Software Improvement
Laboratory sessionsConfiguration and change management; Refactoring; Dynamic analysis.
TextbookLecture notes provided by instructor
JournalsArticles provided by instructor.
Reference booksBrown, Malveau, McCormick and Mowbray (1998). AntiPatterns: Refactoring Software, Architectures, and Projects in Crisis. Wiley.
CMMI for Development, Version 1.2. Technical Report, Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, August 2006. Available online.
Gamma, E., Helm, R., Johnson, R., and Vlissides, J. (1995). Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software. Addison-Wesley. ISBN 0201633612.
Pfleeger, S.L. (2001). Software Engineering: Theory and Practice. Prentice-Hall.
Pressman, R.S. (2004). Software Engineering: A Practitioner's Approach. McGraw-Hill, 6th edition.
Sommerville, I. (2007). Software Engineering. Addison-Wesley, 8th edition. ISBN 0-321-31379-8.
Final Exam (40%).