Software Engineering Guidelines and Practical List
Course Objective: The course introduces fundamental Software Engineering approaches and techniques for software development. The students also develop a case study using appropriate software model.
Software Engineering Guidelines
Introduction: Software Engineering – A Layered Approach; Software Process – Process Framework, Umbrella Activities; Process Models – Waterfall Model, Incremental Model, and Evolutionary process Model (Prototyping, Spiral Model); Introduction to Agile – Agility Principles, Agile Model – Scrum.
Software Requirements Analysis and Specifications: Use Case Approach, Software Requirement Specification Document, Flow oriented Modeling, Data Flow Modeling, Sequence Diagrams
Design Modeling: Translating the Requirements model into the Design Model, The Design Process, Design Concepts – Abstraction, Modularity and Functional Independence; Architectural Mapping using Data Flow.
Software Metrics and Project Estimations: Function based Metrics, Software Measurement, Metrics for Software Quality; Software Project Estimation (FP based estimations, COCOMO II Model); Project Scheduling (Timeline charts, tracking the schedule).
Quality Control and Risk Management: Quality Control and Quality Assurance, Software Process Assessment and Improvement Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI); Software Risks, Risk Identification, Risk Projection and Risk Refinement, Risk Mitigation, Monitoring and Management.
Software Testing: Strategic Approach to Software Testing, Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Validation Testing, System Testing; Black-Box and White Box Testing, Basis Path Testing.
Software Engineering Reference Books:
Aggarwal, K. K., & Singh, Y. (2007). Software Engineering. 3rd edition. New Age International Publishers.
Pressman, R. S., & Maxim, B. R. (2015). Software Engineering: A Practitioner’s Approach. 8th edition. McGraw-Hill.