Course syllabus

Requirements Engineering

ETS672, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 4
Date of Decision: 2012-02-14

General Information

Compulsory for: IDA3
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The objective of the course is to give basic and advanced knowledge and skills within requirements engineering for large-scale development of systems completely or partly based on software. The course gives practical skills in methods and techniques for requirements engineering.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Lectures give a theoretical overview and help for private studies. Projects give practical skills and training in different areas of requirements engineering. Exercises relate theory to practice through discussions of problems and solutions. Lab sessions give practical training in computer-based requirements engineering tools.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Examination is based on both individual and group assessment. Project work is assessed in groups, exercises are assessed individually and in groups, lab sessions are assessed in pairs, and the written exam is assessed individually. For final mark the student must pass lab sessions, exercises and written exam. The final mark is a combination of written exam marking and project marking.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: ETS170

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Universitetsadjunkt Christin Lindholm,
Course homepage:
Further information: Compulsory items: project, exercises, lab sessions, presentations, reports.