CS 471 - Software Engineering
Fall 2012 Syllabus

Instructor: Prof. J Genetti
Office Hours: 208B Chapman MWF 11:30-12:30 or by appointment
Office Phone/Email: 474-5737 / jdgenetti @ alaska . edu
Class Time/Location: MWF 10:30-11:30 Chapman 104
Class web page: http://www.cs.uaf.edu/2012/fall/cs471
Prerequisites: senior standing, CS 311, ENGL 111X, ENGL 21[12]X, ENGL 314
Department policies: http://www.cs.uaf.edu/cs/Policies.html
Required Textbook: Software Engineering (9th edition) by Sommerville

Expected Outcomes

Graded Measurements:

Final Grade %Activity
10% in-class mid-term exam on Friday October 19
10% take-home mid-term exam in lieu of class on Monday October 22 due Friday October 26 at 10:30am
20% in-class final exam on Friday Dec 14 from 10:15a-12:15p
3% Project - Software Requirements Document (SWR) Draft
7% Project - Software Requirements Document (SWR) Final Version
3% Project - Software Design Document (SWD) Draft
7% Project - Software Design Document (SWD) Final Version
You must use the SWR & SWD templates or you will receive a 0.
10% Project - Software System Implementation (SSI)
You must use a version control system or you will receive a 0.
5% Project - Software System User's Manual (UM)
5% Project - Software Process Documentation
5% Technical White Paper - focus on the analysis/application
5% Case Study Presentation - will record video and review
10% Class Participation

Grading Policy:
Final grades will be assigned based on the following percentage intervals: A+ [95%,100%], A [90%,95%), A- [85%,90%), B+ [80%,85%), B [75%,80%), B- [70%,75%), C+ [65%,70%), C [60%,65%), C- [55%,60%), D+ [50%,55%), D [45%,50%), D- [40%,45%), F [0%,40%).