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Syllabus 2019-20 - 13312015 - Software projects management (Gestión de proyectos software)

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  • Level 3: Tutorial support sessions, materials, exams, seminars and regular lectures in this language
DEGREE: Grado en Ingeniería informática
FACULTY: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING OF JAÉN

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
SYLLABUS
1. COURSE BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: Software projects management
CODE: 13312015 ACADEMIC YEAR: 2019-20
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
ECTS CREDITS: 6.0 YEAR: 4 SEMESTER: PC
 
2. LECTURER BASIC INFORMATION
NAME: GÓMEZ ESPINOLA, JOSÉ IGNACIO
DEPARTMENT: U118 - INFORMÁTICA
FIELD OF STUDY: 570 - LENGUAJES Y SISTEMAS INFORMÁTICOS
OFFICE NO.: A3 - 122 E-MAIL: nacho@ujaen.es P: 953212382
WEBSITE: http://www4.ujaen.es/~nacho
LANGUAGE: English LEVEL: 2
 
3. CONTENT DESCRIPTION

Part I. Basic Concepts of Software Projects

  • Software Project Management Foundations
  • Risk Management
  • People Management
  • Basic Tools for Software Projects 

Part II. Project Management Process Groups

  • Project Management Life Cycle Models
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Planning Management
  • Project Launching Management
  • Project Monitor & Control Management
  • Project Closing Management

Part III. Configuration Management

  • Configuration Management Processes
  • Configuration Management Tools

Practices

Students will have the chance of working with the next practice program:

  • Scoping the Project Management
  • Prototiping for Software Projects
  • Estimating and Invoicing for Software Projects
  • Web Management for Software Projects

4. COURSE DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Lectures

Next activities will be held:

  • Master classes
  • Theory and examples
  • Exercises resolution made by students aided by lecturer

Practical sesions

  • Practices at computer lab

Large group mentoring

  • Resolving doubts through the use of Virtual Teaching forums

 

Students with special educational needs should contact the Student Attention Service (Servicio de Atención y Ayudas al Estudiante) in order to receive the appropriate academic support

5. ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY

Competencies for Assessment System:

  • S1 (attendance and participation): CIS2, CIS5, CIS6 
  • S2 (theory assessment): CIS2, CIS5, CIS6 
  • S3 (exercises and work): CIS2, CIS5, CIS6 
  • S4 (practice assessment): CIS2, CIS5, CIS6 

Results for Assessment System:

  • S1 (attendance and participation): 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9
  • S2 (theory assessment): 1,2,3,4,5,6,10
  • S3 (exercises and work): 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9
  • S4 (practice assessment): 1,2,5,6,7,8

Detailed description:

A global assessment of the subject will be held, covered by article 13 of the Academic System and Regulations of Student Assessment at the University of Jaen, dividing the score in the following sections:

-Theory (up to 4 points): writting test. You have to reach at least 2 points to have a chance to add other scores

- Practices (up to 3 points): practices development at computer lab. You have to reach at least 1.5 points to have a chance to add other scores

- Lectures attendance: up to 0.5 points

- Practices attendance: up to 0.5 points

- Participation on exercises solving and publication on the wiki of this course: up to 2 points

In order to pass the course you have to reach at least 2 points at theory, 1.5 at practice and at least 5 points in the sum of the all evaluable sections.

In order to pass the extraordinary call, it is mandatory to pass the practical part during the ordinary call.

In the extraordinary call, only section Theory (written exam) will be evaluated, giving option to obtain up to 4 points. To ensure the option to obtain the maximum possible score in this call (according to the Academic System and Regulations of Student Assessment at the University of Jaen, approved by the Council of Government No. 33, from 21.11.2013), the score obtained in the rest of the evaluable sections (attendance, practices and participation) during the last ordinary call will be added to the score obtained in the written exam for this extraordinary call

6. BOOKLIST
MAIN BOOKLIST:
  • Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme. Edition: 7th Edition. Author: Robert K. Wysocki. Publisher: John Wiley & Sons.
    • Notes: Electronic resource
     (Library)
  • Software Engineering: A Practitioner's Approach. Edition: 8th Edition. Author: Pressman, Roger S. Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • The truth about managing people [Recurso electrónico] : proven insights to get the best from your te. Edition: Fourth edition. Author: Robbins, Stephen P.. Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Pearson Education, [2015]  (Library)
  • Software engineering. Edition: 10th ed. Author: Sommerville, Ian. Publisher: Harlow, Essex : Addison Wesley, 2016  (Library)
ADDITIONAL BOOKLIST:
  • Effective software project management [Recurso electrónico] . Edition: -. Author: Wysocki, Robert K.. Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Wiley Pub., c2006.  (Library)
  • Object Oriented Systems Analysis and Design using UML 4/e. Edition: 4th ed. Author: Simon Bennett, Steve McRobb & Ray Farmer. Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Project management [Recurso electrónico] : absolute beginner's guide. Edition: 3rd ed. Author: Horine, Greg. Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : Que, c2013  (Library)
  • Mastering Redmine [Recurso electrónico]. Edition: -. Author: Lesyuk, Andriy. Publisher: Birmingham, UK : Packt Pub., 2013  (Library)
  • A guide to the project management body of knowledge [Recurso electrónico] : (PMBOK guide). Edition: 5th ed. Author: -. Publisher: Newtown Square, Pa. : Project Management Institute, 2013  (Library)