|Website:||website containing additional information|
|Period:||period 3 (week 6 through 16, i.e., 2-2-2009 through 17-4-2009; retake week 22)|
|Participants:||up till now 52 subscriptions|
|Schedule:||Official schedule representation can be found in Osiris|
|Teachers:||Dit is een oud rooster!
|Note:||No up-to-date course description available.|
Text below is from year 2007/2008
|Contents:||The learning objectives of this course are:
Target group: Master students in Business Informatics, Content and Knowledge Engineering, Computer Science, and Cognitive Artificial Intelligence. Student enrolling a master in february are advised to follow the course in their second year. This course is especially meant for those who are interested in a career as researcher, consultant, developer, or (project) manager.
Literature consists of a number of selected scientific papers.
|Course form:||The course consists of a 2-hour lecture and a 2-hour workshop every week. The rest of the work is self study. Each student will select a method or technique in the domain of Software Product Management, for which a paper will be written. Main tasks will be literature review and description of methods using the meta-modeling technique of process-deliverable diagrams. The contents of this paper have to be presented during the workshops and will be peer reviewed.|
|Exam form:||The course is run as a project, where several deliverables have to be produced. The deliverable grade is a weighted average for the following assignments:
|Minimum effort to qualify for 2nd chance exam:||To qualify for the retake exam, the grade of the original must be at least 4.|
|Description:||Method Engineering is defined as the engineering discipline to design, construct, and adapt methods, techniques and tools for the development of information systems. Similarly as software engineering is concerned with all aspects of software production, so is method engineering dealing with all engineering activities related to methods, techniques and tools. |
Typical topics in the area of method engineering are: