Subject description - AE4B33SI

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AE4B33SI Software Engineering
Roles:PO, V Extent of teaching:2P+2C
Department:13136 Language of teaching:EN
Guarantors:  Completion:Z,ZK
Lecturers:  Credits:6
Tutors:  Semester:Z


The aim of this course is to provide the basic orientation in the software development process in order to be able to act effectively as a developmnet team members. The students will become knowledgeable in the core techniques of software design, support tools for the software development and selected project management and risk control procedures.

Study targets:

The goal of the course is to provide a basic orientation in the process of software development the students need to be able to effectively take a part as members in development teams.

Course outlines:

1. Software project overview, objectives and phases
2. Process control and quality management, CMM, ISO 9000
3. Requirements specification, formal and informal methods
4. Technical Specification
5. Software architecture, detailed design
6. Object-oriented design
7. Project Plan, Scheduling, Feature prioritization
8. System Integration
9. Software support for process management, source control management
10. Testing and validation
11. Risk management
12. Production and suport, Lifecycle management
13. Agile design and development approaches
14. Use-Case: Industrial project postmortem

Exercises outline:

1. Labs organization, presentation of concept and objectives
2. Projects specification, assignment to student teams
3. Project work in teams I.
4. Project work in teams II.
5. Presentation of partial results - Project Master Plan
6. Project work in teams III.
7. Project work in teams IV.
8. Project work in teams V.
9. Presentation of partial results - project plan and resource assignment
10. Project work in teams VI.
11. Project work in teams VII.
12. Presentation and evaluation of results I.
13. Presentation and evaluation of results II.
14. Grading, evaluation and post-mortems


1. Stellmann, Greene: Applied Software Project Management, O'Reilly 2005
2. Kerzner: Project Management: A Systems Approach to Planning, Scheduling,
and Controlling, Wiley 2003
3. Roger S. Pressman: Software Engineering: A Practitioner's Approach, 6th edition. McGraw-Hill, 2004.
ISBN 0-07-301933-X (P/N 0-07-285318-2)
4. Jim McCarthy: Dynamics of Software Development. Microsoft Press, 1995. ISBN: 978-1556158230
5. Ian Sommerville: Software Engineering,8th Edition. Addison Wesley 2006, ISBN: 978-0321313799




software engineering, processes of software development, software design, software testing

Subject is included into these academic programs:

Program Branch Role Recommended semester
BEKME1 Communication Technology V 3
BEKME5 Komunikace a elektronika V 3
BEKME_BO Common courses V 3
BEKME4 Network and Information Technology V 3
BEKME3 Applied Electronics V 3
BEKME2 Multimedia Technology V 3
BEOI3 Software Systems PO 3
BEEEM1 Applied Electrical Engineering V 3
BEEEM_BO Common courses V 3
BEEEM2 Electrical Engineering and Management V 3
BEKYR1 Robotics V 3
BEKYR_BO Common courses V 3
BEKYR3 Systems and Control V 3
BEKYR2 Sensors and Instrumentation V 3

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