Software Architecture and System Development

Module code: CO2103
Module co-ordinator: TBC

In this module, you will:

  • Explain the main phases in a software development process. Elicit and analyse customer requirements following an agile methodology; and produce object-oriented system designs, by applying design patterns and architectural styles. Incorporate security into specifications and designs by following a flexible security specification process
  • Use UML or similar for consistent specification of software systems and business processes
  • Use appropriate techniques for software development and testing, including mechanisms for software reuse
  • Explain, assess and demonstrate software tools, libraries, components and techniques for implementing small to medium size programming tasks
  • Apply such design techniques to the development and implementation of a small to medium size computer program that is a solution to a real-world problem

Learning

  • 48 hours of lectures
  • 16 hours of tutorials
  • 32 hours of supervised time in lab/studio/workshop
  • 204 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Coursework (100%)
arrow-downarrow-down-3arrow-down-2arrow-down-4arrow-leftarrow-left-3arrow-left-2arrow-left-4arrow-rightarrow-right-3arrow-right-2arrow-right-4arrow-uparrow-up-3arrow-up-2arrow-up-4book-2bookbuildingscalendar-2calendarcirclecrosscross-2facebookfat-l-1fat-l-2filtershead-2headinstagramlinkedinmenuMENUMenu Arrowminusrotator-pausepinrotator-playplayplussearchsnapchatthin-l-1thin-l-2ticktweettwitterwechatweiboyoutube