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CISC 3171 Introduction to Software Engineering

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as CIS 30.1.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

3 hours; 3 credits

A broad view of software engineering that introduces a variety of software engineering techniques that can be applied to practical software projects. Topics include: process models, software specification, software design, software development methods and tools, verification and validation, reliability, and human factors.

Prerequisite: Computer and Information Science 3130 [22].


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