Software Engineering Essentials

Online Course

Software Engineering Essentials

What is the course about?

Software Engineering Essentials
The course Software Engineering Essentials is an online class provided by Technische Universität München through edX. The skill level of the course is Intermediate. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
Learn agile methods, object-oriented programing and best practices for analysis, design, testing and management in software engineering.
Course description
The world of software engineering requires high flexibility, an influx of new ideas, and the courage to challenge traditional approaches. As a software engineer, you need to know the methods, workflows and tools to handle continuously growing complexity and shortened development cycles. You must be able to work in teams to build high-quality software. In this course, we will introduce the basic concepts of object-oriented software engineering. You will learn and apply UML modeling, patterns and project management techniques that are used when developing complex software systems. This course is interactive. You will watch videos in which we explain critical theory. You will participate in online exercises to practice your knowledge including quizzes, UML modeling with peer reviews, and programming exercises with immediate feedback

Prerequisites & Facts

Software Engineering Essentials

Course Topic

Computer Science

University, College, Institution

Technische Universität München

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Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)



Degree & Cost

Software Engineering Essentials

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / Technische Universität München you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (49.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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School: Technische Universität München
Topic: Computer Science
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