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CS 1530: Software Engineering

3 credits


The purpose of this course is to provide a general survey of software engineering. Some of the topics covered include: project planning and management, design techniques, verification and validation, and software maintenance. Particular emphasis is on a group project in which a group of 4-5 students implement a system from its specification.


CS 0445.

Requirements and Grading

Written assignments, a group project, one or two progress exams and a final exam.

Recitation: No recitation sections.

Expected class size: 48 students.

Frequency: This course is offered once each year.

Course Web Pages

Section (11939): T Th 4:00PM - 5:15PM

Instructor: Shi-Kuo Chang
Class web page:

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