|Website:||website containing additional information|
|Period:||period 1 (week 36 through 45, i.e., 4-9-2017 through 10-11-2017; retake week 1)|
|Participants:||up till now 63 subscriptions|
|Schedule:||Official schedule representation can be found in Osiris|
The course on software architecture deals with the concepts and best practices of software architecture. The focus is on theories explaining the structure of software systems and how system’s elements are meant to interact given the imposed quality requirements.
Topics of the course are:
|Literature:||The compulsory book for this course is: N. Rozanski, E. Woods (2012) Software Systems Architecture: Working with Stakeholders Using Viewpoints and Perspectives, Addison Wesley. ISBN 9780321718334. See http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Software-Systems-Architecture-Working-With-Stakeholders-Using-Viewpoints-and-Perspectives/9780321718334.page. We will use the 2012 edition, earlier editions (e.g. 2005) differ in many places. Make sure you have the latest edition!
Recommended literature is:
|Course form:||Lectures, guest lectures from experienced software architects, and practical assignments on real-life architectures. Excursion.
We envision to organize one or two software architecture master classes , where experienced software architects discuss and advise students in their architecting process.
|Exam form:||This course consists of two parts: a written exam and two practical assignments. The grade of the course is calculated as follows:
|Minimum effort to qualify for 2nd chance exam:||Om aan de aanvullende toets te mogen meedoen moet de oorspronkelijke uitslag minstens 4 zijn.|