Software Project Management

Semestr: Summer

Range: 2+1s


Credits: 3

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Software Project Management is a second part of software engineering courses. It studies the area of the development of larger software products mainly from the point of view of the project management. The main topics are SW project management, risk management, SW quality assurance, testing and CASE tools.


Project management, Project planning, Verification, Validation, SW testing, SW metrics, Management of riscs, SW quality assurance, UML

Course syllabus:

1. Project management concepts
2. Software process and project metrics
3. Software project planning
4. Risk management
5. Project scheduling and tracking
6. Software quality assurance
7. Software configuration management
8. Software testing
9. Project documentation and law
10. CASE tools
11. Comprehension and evolution of legacy software
12. Reengineering
13. New trends in SE
14. reserved

Seminar syllabus:

1. Student teams and projects
2.-3. Software process and project metrics
4.-5. Software project planning
6.-7. Risk management
8. Project scheduling and tracking
9. Software quality assurance
10. Software configuration management
11.-12. Software testing
13. CASE tools
14. Students project presentations


1. Sommerville: Software Engineering, Addison-Wesley, 2001
2. Stiller, LeBlanc: Project-Based Software Engineering, Addison-Wesley, 2002