TDT4140 - Software Engineering


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
work 100/100 1 semesters

Course content

Software Processes, Agile Software Development, Project Management and Planning, Software development phases, software change management, Configuration Management, Software Reuse, group processes, group coordination,Software Engineering professionalism, software quality and process improvement.

Learning outcome

The students will obtain knowledge about software engineering concepts such as software processes models, methods and techniques for design, implementation, testing, planning, configuration management and software quality management.

Plan and manage small software engineering projects and participate as designer/programmer/tester in larger software projects.

General competence:
The students will be able to understand the importance of software engineering as a profession. The students will be able to understand and reason about complex software engineering projects and the associated technical and organizational issues.

Learning methods and activities

The main group activity in the course will be a software development project with several deliverables, demos and presentations. We will have lectures by the teachers and others. We will have a number of individual deliverables.

Compulsory assignments

  • Øvinger

Further on evaluation

Retake of the course will require new participation/deliverables in all activities.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Will be given at the start of the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SIF8018 7.5
IT1602 7.5 01.01.2008

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 6

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science



Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD work 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
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