Academic Catalog

SM515 SOFTWARE VERIFICATION AND VALIDATION

Course Code: 9050515
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Software Management
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr SADIK EMELOLU
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The course introduces software verification and validation techniques and tools. The course focuses on audit, review, inspection and walkthrough techniques and tools used for implementation. It also introduces independent verification and validation process. Issues related to the installation of these processes within an organization and to the impact on software quality are also investigated. Students complete a term project to apply the techniques and tools studied.