Module title: Information Systems Engineering (Global Online)

SCQF level: 11:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: SET11806
Module leader: Andreas Steyven
School School of Computing
Subject area group: Software Engineering


Description of module content:

This module will explore and develop both the theory and practice of Information Systems Engineering. Topics will include: Information Systems development life cycles and methodologies, with emphasis on Agile Development, Data Driven Systems Development, and Dev Ops; Requirements elicitation, prioritisation, modelling and specification; The Unified Modelling Language (UML), Object Oriented Development; Test Driven Design and Development; Security by Design, and Misuse case Modelling.

The practicals will include computer-based exercises which will develop both modelling and development skills using an integrated development environment: Visual Studio C# .Net. This will be available to students via Apps Anywhere.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to
LO1: Critically assess the concepts of development stages and methods
LO2: Elicit user requirements
LO3: Evaluate possible models, designs and specify elements of existing/proposed systems
LO4: Construct and critically evaluate a system using construction tool(s)

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