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Software Project Planning and Management

Course Description: This course addresses the issues associated with the successful management of a software development project. This includes planning, scheduling, tracking, cost and size estimating, risk management, configuration management, quality engineering, and process improvement. The course is centered on the concept of a Software Engineering Process and includes discussion of life cycle models for software development. The relationship of these matters to the SEI software process capability maturity model (CMM) and integrated model (CMMI) are also addressed.

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Grader: Tom Bernhardt

Computer Science and Engineering Department

306 Science Information Center
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX 75275 USA
Email:  cse7315@engr.smu.edu
Office: As an adjunct professor, I do not maintain normal office hours. Typically I meet students before or after class, by email, or by appointment at a convenient location. I travel on business and often meet distance students during my trips. I do occasionally utilize an office at SMU. The contact information at this office is: 
Fax  :  (214) 768-3085   Ph: (214) 768-1916