Software Engineering

BIT707

This online course will give you an understanding of software engineering and design with an emphasis on the development of software systems to meet specified requirements. You will develop the knowledge and skills needed to manage the object-oriented software development process using computer-aided software engineering tools.

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    Level
    7
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    Credits
    20
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    Cost
    2024
    $793 NZ Domestic
    $2,464 NZ International
    2025
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    EFTS
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 13 hours per week
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

When you successfully complete this course you will be able to:

  • Develop and implement a software system based on the software development life cycle
  • Explain the quality management issues involved with the production of software systems
  • Analyse, design, implement, and test a system or change request, according to specified requirements
  • Utilise computer aided software tools, such as Java IDE and a UML modelling tool, for analysis and design
  • Document the resulting software development process

Assessment

This course is 100% internally assessed.

Textbooks

No textbooks are needed for this course.

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • choose the qualification you will study the course under
  • check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses and apply tab on the qualification page.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree
Graduate Certificate
Graduate Diploma

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  •  
    Level
    7
  •  
    Credits
    20
  •  
    Cost
    2024
    $793 NZ Domestic
    $2,464 NZ International
    2025
  •  
    EFTS
    0.1667
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 13 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us