COMP-361
 

Instructor

Jörg Kienzle

McConnell Engineering, Room 327

Phone: 514-398-2040

Email: Joerg.Kienzle@mcgill.ca

Office hours: Monday 13:30 - 14:20

Teaching Assistants

Nishanth Thimmegowda

McConnell Engineering, Room 322

Phone: 514-398-7071 ext. 00116

Email: Nishanth.Thimmegowda@mail.mcgill.ca

Office hours: Friday 15:00 - 16:00


Matthias Schöttle

McConnell Engineering, Room 322

Phone: 514-398-7071 ext. 00116

Email: mschoettle@cs.mcgill.ca

Office hours: Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00

Prerequisites and Co-requisites

Pre-requisites: COMP-206, COMP-250

Co-requisite: COMP-303

Textbooks that could be Helpful

  1. Software Engineering

  2. Hans Van Vliet: Software Engineering: Principles and Practice, 3rd edition. Wiley, 2008.
    ISBN: 0470031468

  3. Design and UML

  4. E. Gamma, R. Helm, R. Johnson, and J. Vlissides: Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software. Addison Wesley, 1994.
    ISBN: 0201633612

  5. James Rumbaugh, Ivar Jacobson and Grady Booch. The Unified Modeling Language Reference Manual. 2nd edition, Object Technology Series, Pearson, 2004.
    ISBN: 0-321-24562-8

  6. UML Specification for download at the OMG website

  7. Java and Games

  8. David Brackeen, Bret Barker, Laurence Vanhelswue: Developing Games in Java. New Riders, 2003.
    ISBN: 1592730051

  9. Software Engineering and Games

  10. Rudy Rucker: Software Engineering and Computer Games, Addison Wesley, 2003.
    ISBN: 0201767910

Grading

The final grade is determined as follows:


Exams 35% (individual grades):

  1. 20% exam on requirements (December 2014)

  2. 15% exam on design (February 2015)

Project part 65% (group grades):

  1. 3% for the user interface sketch

  2. 15% for the requirements document

  3. 12% for the design document

  4. 15% for the demo

  5. 20% for the acceptance test

Note on Academic Integrity

McGill University values academic integrity. Therefore, all students must understand the meaning and consequences of cheating, plagiarism and other academic offences under the Code of Student Conduct and Disciplinary Procedures (see http://www.mcgill.ca/integrity for more information).




Last modified: August 31, 2014, Jörg Kienzle

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