Lecture time: Wednesday 11:00 to 12:30 STH216 and Friday 12:30 to 14:00 STH216.
Course Description:Software development in a team environment. Topics include but are not limited to team organization, software project management, software life-cycle, software development and management tools, and design. Team project including application of organizational paradigm, management model, life-cycle model, tools, design notation, implementation, testing and debugging of a major software system.
10% (TBA during lecture time)
50% (see note 8)
Note 1: Due date and time for assignment submission will be printed on the assignment text. Assignments will be accepted late up to 3 day after the original due date subject to a 25% penalty. Assignments after the late date will not be accepted.
Note 2: In order to pass this course a mark of at least 40% must be obtained on the progress exam & a passing mark on the project.
Note 3: The department views plagiarism as a serious
issue. Students are directed to the Department's Web server where
they can view the department's policies on plagiarism.http://www.cosc.brocku.ca/about/policies/plagiarism.
Students who are convicted of plagiarism, may receive penalties
ranging from -100% for the piece of work to a failure in the
Note 4: All assignments during the fall term will be the
result of individual or group effort as defined by the assignment.
Note 5: Assignments will be submitted physically in the
assignment drop box.
Note 6: Assignment material will be distributed through the Web. Please see my home page http://www.cosc.brocku.ca/~bockusd/4f00/4f00.html .
Note 7: A departmental
medical form will need to be submitted as per instructions
before any consideration will be given due to sickness.
Note 8: Group project will be broken into phases where
each phase is will be evaluated, a peer group evaluation may also
be included. Details of the breakdown will be made available
during the winter term.
Note 9: Random students may be chosen to explain their
assignment material to the instructor.