Checking date: 08/07/2020

Course: 2021/2022

Models and methods for assessing and improving software processes
Study: Master in Computer Science and Technology (71)

Coordinating teacher: AMESCUA SECO, ANTONIO DE

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Competences: - Students should know how to transmit clearly and without ambiguity the results of a scientific or technological research, both to a specialized or business people. - Capacity critical analysis of scientists or technical documents in the field of Computer Engineering. - Ability to undertake projects evaluation and process improvement taking into account the factors influencing them.
Description of contents: programme
- Process Improvement Introduction - Process Improvement Models: Architect and Components - Types of Processes and Process Specification - Process Evaluation and Software Organization Assessment
Learning activities and methodology
Methodology: Theory & Practice Classes Group Assignments & Individual Assignments
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • . CMMI for development, Version 1.3. CMU/SEI-2010-TR-033.

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.