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Software Engineering 2

PGD in IT module

Module Overview

  • Exams Information

  • The pass mark is 40%
  • Examinations are held twice a year
  • Examination duration is two hour closed book


To develop, maintain in operation, and evolve software systems that are of high quality it is imperative the Computing professionals understand software development and its evolution as an engineering discipline. This understanding must be based on the theoretical foundations of software engineering and demonstrated through a critical application of software engineering theory to real world problems in practical applications.


  • To gain a thorough understanding of the relationship between the processes used in the engineering of software systems, the software products produced, and of the theory, laws, and models, that provide a rational basis for the practice of software engineering.

Patrick Jones

Patrick Jones - Course author
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