2022/23 Undergraduate Module Catalogue
COMP2913 Software Engineering Project
10 creditsClass Size: 500
Module manager: Dr Amy Lowe
Taught: Semester 2 (Jan to Jun) View Timetable
Year running 2022/23
|COMP2912||Software Engineering Principles|
This module is not approved as a discovery module
Module summaryMost software is built by teams, consisting of people with a variety of skills. These teams will use specialised tools that help them to collaborate more effectively. This module exposes students to these ideas and tools in the context of an extended group project and gives them the opportunity to see how the principles learned in COMP2912 are applied in practice.
ObjectivesIn this module, students will learn how to collaborate in teams on software development projects and will get the opportunity to apply the techniques learned in COMP2912 Software Engineering Principles to an extended group project
On successful completion of this module a student will have demonstrated the ability to:
- Engage in and contribute to an extended software development project as part of a small team
- Use collaboration tools such as version control, issue trackers and wikis to support the team's work
- Reflect on the ethical and professional issues that arise when teams develop software
Team roles; methods of collaboration; version control workflow for teams; use of issue trackers and wikis; ethics of team working; guest lectures from professional software developers.
|Delivery type||Number||Length hours||Student hours|
|Private study hours||19.00|
|Total Contact hours||81.00|
|Total hours (100hr per 10 credits)||100.00|
Private studyThe 4 presentations will total 1 hour of student contact time.
19 hours or private study assumes 1 hour of follow-up for each lecture/seminar, plus 12 hours of additional reading and review of relevant material from COMP2912 Software Engineering Principles.
Opportunities for Formative FeedbackProject work is done as a series of two-week iterations, with progress demos and feedback at the end of each iteration.
Reading listThere is no reading list for this module
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