Academic Catalog

SM519 ACQUISITION OF SOFTWARE INTENSIVE SYSTEMS

Course Code: 9050519
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: Prof.Dr. ONUR DEMRRS
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Issues relating to software procurement, contract law, specification and control of product processes are examined. Topics include software and system acquisition standards, factors that affect cost, cost estimation, cost/benefit analysis, risk analysis and legal implications with respect to ownership and use.