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Introduction to software engineering

Individual course

The course is organized in Finnish in the spring 2022.

Course content

  • Properties of different types of software, embedded, productised/tailored, service-based – especially from the customer point of view.
  • Requirements definition and customer-vendor communication. Participation in creation of the requirement documentation with the vendor. Paradigms and notations used in requirements (e.g. the most common UML notations). Non-technical uses like user experience and IPR.
  • Principles of SW life-cycle models – especially from stake-holder point of view.
  • Know that different phases of SW development and the customer role in each.

Learning outcomes

After the course student understands how different types of software is developed in a professional way and what kind of knowledge and skills it requires. The ultimate goal is efficient participation in software projects in various stakeholder roles, for instance as an expert or customer.

Completion methods

Exam and exercise work are required, latest details are available at Moodle.

The course is organized in English during the autumn term, and in Finnish during the spring.

More information in the Tampere University study guide.

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ohjelmisto, ohjelmistokehitys, devaus, devaaja, UX, käytettävyys, käyttäjäkokemus

Responsible teachers

Tampere University
Tero Ahtee
Tampere University
Valentina Lenarduzzi

Further information about the studies

Tampere University
Teemu Rauhala, ICT coordinator

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Fanny Qvickström, Student services specialist
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Category:
ICT Studies
Topics:
Software engineering,
Software systems
Course code:
COMP.SE.100
Credits:
5 ECTS
Price:
0 €
Level:
Teaching period:
29.8.–11.12.2022
Application deadline:
21.8.2022
Host university:
Tampere University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Contact
Place of contact learning:
Tampere
Language:
Finnish
General prerequisites:
Course Programming 1: Introduction is recommended.
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