Applied Software Engineering

Title Applied Software Engineering (51220)
Quarter Spring 2020
Instructor Peter Vassilatos (pete@cs.uchicago.edu)
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Syllabus

In this course, we will explore practical techniques to solving modern software challenges.


Topics include:

  • Software quality control

  • Test-driven development

  • Domain-driven design

  • Measuring software quality

  • Architectural design patterns

  • Edge-free programming

  • Event streams, logging, and audit trails
  • Source control techniques for small teams with Git

  • Security and cryptography essentials

  • Continuous integration & deployment


Course work and Grading

  • 3 programming assignments, each worth 20%
  • 2 in-class exams (mixture of code analysis & short-answer questions), each worth 10%
  • 1 final exam worth 20%


Required Textbooks

To be announced.
Prerequisites (Courses)

Core Programming

Prerequisites (Other)

Satisfies

Elective
Software Engineering Specialization (https://masters.cs.uchicago.edu/page/software-engineering)

Time

Thursday 5:30-8:30PM

Location

TBD