SWE 6623 Software Engineering
Prerequisite: CS 5123 or equivalent
Transition: This course provides an overview of software engineering and explores both the theoretical principles and their application in the engineering of software-intensive systems. Topics cover the entire software development life-cycle and include software engineering process models, project management and planning, requirements engineering, software architecture and design, prototyping, verification and validation, usability and human factors, quality assurance, and professionalism and ethics. The course includes a real-world team project in which students are given hands-on experience utilizing state-of-the-art tools to analyze and design a software system.