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Unit description

Covers contemporary software development methods and techniques. This unit equips students with the skills necessary to understand and actively manage software and programmed systems in an Agile team setting. Students will learn about testing, configuration, procurement management and DevOps processes.

Unit content

1. Software project management
2. DevOps processes and tools
3. Software quality assurance
4. Testing techniques
5. Configuration management
6. Software procurement
 
 

 

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1develop, implement and manage software development programs and strategies in an team-based environment.
2assess and evaluate testing and configuration management methods in multi-scale software projects.
3classify and produce software procurement specifications.
4evaluate and propose management actions to assure software product quality.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. develop, implement and manage software development programs and strategies in an team-based environment.
  2. assess and evaluate testing and configuration management methods in multi-scale software projects.
  3. classify and produce software procurement specifications.
  4. evaluate and propose management actions to assure software product quality.

Prescribed Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • Prescribed resources/equipment information is not currently available.
Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Project proposal20%
Project report50%
Project report30%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Project proposal20%
Project report50%
Project report30%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Project proposal20%
Project report50%
Project report30%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Project proposal20%
Project report50%
Project report30%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hour (Weekly)
Assessment
Project proposal20%
Project report50%
Project report30%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every teaching period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Southern Cross University employs different teaching methods within units to provide students with the flexibility to choose the mode of learning that best suits them. SCU academics strive to use the latest approaches and, as a result, the learning modes and materials may change. The most current information regarding a unit will be provided to enrolled students at the beginning of the teaching period.

Fee information

Domestic

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International

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