This paper teaches O-O programming using Java, software engineering methodologies, test driven development, and an introduction to design patterns. Examples will be drawn from GUI libraries.
Students who pass this paper will be able to explain and compare several widely-used software development methodologies and will be experienced in applying the key practices of those methodologies.
COMP203 Programming with Data Structures
COMP242 Software Engineering Process
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M. Fowler, UML Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Standard Object Modelling Language, Third Edition, Addison-Wesley Professional, 2004.
S. McConnell, Code Complete, Second Edition, Microsoft Press, 2004.
Z. Mednieks, L. Dornin, G. Blake and M. Nakamura, Programming Android, Second Edition, O'Reilly, 2012.
Internal assessment/final examination ratio 1:0
|1 x Group Project (2 Parts)||34%|
|2 x Individual In-Class Tests||66%|
Class attendance is expected. The course notes provided are not comprehensive, additional material will be covered in class. You are responsible for all material covered in class.
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