Software Construction: Techniques and Tools - COMP2041

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Computer Science and Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: COMP1917 or COMP1921.

Excluded: COMP9041

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Software system decomposition and design. Overview of the software development life-cycle. Command languages. Version control and configuration management, programming for reliability. Testing and debugging techniques. Profiling and code improvement techniques. Practical work involving programming-in-the-large.
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