Purdue University - Department of Computer Science - Software Engineering Track

Software Engineering Track

Objectives

The track is designed to prepare students to become software engineers who:

  • understand and can use the principles and techniques of software engineering essential for the design and development of large software products,

  • are familiar with and can effectively use a variety of tools for software analysis, design, testing, and maintenance, and

  • can effectively work in teams and communicate orally and in writing.

Required Courses

All track requirements, All track requirements, regardless of department, must be completed with a grade of C or higher.of department, must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

CourseTitle
CS 30700 Software Engineering I

CS 35200

or

CS 35400

Compilers: Principles and Practice  

Operating Systems

CS 40800 Software Testing
CS40700

Software Engineering Senior Project

Engineering Projects In Community Service (EPICS), Vertically-Integrated Projects (VIP), etc. can be used in place of the Software Engineering Senior Project if approved by Software Engineering Track Chair. EPICS must be EPCS 41100 and EPCS 41200 (Senior Design), not EPCS 40100 and EPCS 40200 (Senior Participation).

 

Electives

Select at least 2 additional courses

CourseTitle
CS 34800 Information Systems
CS 35200 Compilers: Principles and Practice
CS 35300 Principles of Concurrency and Parallelism
CS 35400 Operating Systems
CS 38100 Introduction to the Analysis of Algorithms
CS 42200 Computer Networks
CS 42600 Computer Security
CS 44800 Introduction to Relational Database Systems
CS 45600 Programming Languages
CS 47300 Web Information Search And Management
CS 49000-DSO Distributed Systems
CS 48900 Embedded Systems

CS 39000-VRA

Virtual Reality Applications

CS 39000-WAP

Web Application Development

Note: Neither CS 35200 nor CS 35400 can be double counted toward the required and elective courses.

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