Course syllabus

Requirements Engineering
Kravhantering

ETSN15, 7.5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2024/25
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering LTH
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2024-04-16
Effective: 2024-05-08

General Information

Depth of study relative to the degree requirements: Second cycle, in-depth level of the course cannot be classified
Elective for: C4-adv, C4-pvs, D4-se, E4-pv, F4, F4-pv, I4, I4-pvs
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish

Aim

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 both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in methods and techniques for requirements engineering. The course gives training in scientific paper reading.

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

Contents

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.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Examination is based on both individual and group assessment. Project work is assessed in groups, lab sessions are assessed in pairs, and the written exam is assessed individually. The final mark is a combination of written exam marking and project marking.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Modules
Code: 0117. Name: Requirements Engineering.
Credits: 4.5. Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5). Assessment: The final grade of the course is to 60% based on the result of the written examination. The module includes: Written exam.
Code: 0217. Name: Project.
Credits: 3.0. Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5). Assessment: The final grade of the course is to 40% based on project results. The module includes: Project and laboratory work.

Admission

Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
Kursen överlappar följande kurser: ETS672 ETSF30 ETS170

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Professor Björn Regnell, bjorn.regnell@cs.lth.se
Course homepage: https://cs.lth.se/etsn15
Further information: The course contains a project work which gives 3 credits.