CS615 Course Syllabus
Readings: P = Pressman, A = Ambler, B = Brooks, XP = Ambler-XP
Quizzes posted by Thursday are due the following Monday - Blackboard
Project deliverables are shown in red
Mtg Item/Topic/Reading Homework/Deliverables
1
Sep 5
Course Introduction, Discuss Projects and Teams
Intro VoiceXML and Applications   Denning: Who Are We?
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2
Sep 12
Product, Process, Project Mgt-P:Ch1,2,3   Slides:1&2 PPT
Primer Intro/Orientation-A:Ch1&2   Denning: Who Are We?
Finalize teams/projects
Quiz 1: P Ch 1,2,3
3
Sep 19
Software Process & Project Metrics - P: Ch 4
Gathering User Requirements - A: Ch 3
Quiz 2: P Ch 4
4
Sep 26
Project Planning and Risk Mgmt - P: Ch 5&6
Requirements Validation - A: Ch 4
Quiz 3: P Ch 5&6
5
Oct 3
Project Scheduling/Tracking and SQA - P: Ch 7&8
Project Management - L: Ch 1-5
Requirements document
Quiz 4: P Ch 7&8
6
Oct 10
SCM and System Engineering - P: Ch 9&10
Pressman Slides: Part 3
Project Management - L: Ch 6-10
Midterm review
Quiz 5: L Ch 1-10
7
Oct 17
MIDTERM EXAM (2 hours) Cover sheet
Prepare for Midterm
8
Oct 24
Analysis Concepts/Principles/Modeling - P:Ch11,12
Myth M-M: No Silver Bullet - B: Ch 16-17
Quiz 6: P Ch 11&12
9
Oct 31
Design - P: Ch 13&14
Myth M-M: After 20 Years - B: Ch 18-19
Design doc/Project review
Quiz 7: P Ch 13&14
10
Nov 7
User Interface & Component Design - P:Ch15&16
Mythical Man-Month - B: Ch 1-5
Project review (cont)
Quiz 8: P Ch 15&16
11
Nov 14
Software Testing, Strategies, Metrics - P: Ch17,18,19
Mythical Man-Month - B: Ch 6-10
Quiz 9: P Ch 17,18,19
12
Nov 21
Mythical Man-Month - B: Ch 11-15
Quiz 10: B Ch 1-19
Nov 28 Thanksgiving - No Class -
13
Dec 5
FINAL EXAM (3 hours) Cover sheet Prepare for FINAL
14
Dec 12
Project Presentations: 15 min each
Project Evaluation Sheet
Final documentation
Prepare presentation