Software Engineering Masters ProjectPart A


Comprises the first half of a substantial project usually involving a practical investigation and implementation of a software engineering problem. Technical content will be dependent on the project undertaken. Project work is embodied in the delivered software and a project report.



  • Semester 1 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

1. To gain experience in project planning, design, coding and testing of software


Students will be assigned to teams, and given project and document requirements at a meeting to be held early in semester.

The school will find projects outside the school, usually, with Hunter/Sydney industry.

During the semester, project teams will be expected to report their progress to a staff member at regular project meetings.

Multi-term Sequence

This course is part of a multi-term sequence. Both Part A and Part B must be completed to meet the requirements of the sequence. Part A and Part B must be completed in consecutive terms. Students must complete Part A before completing Part B. Students must complete the sequence within a twelve month period. If students complete Part A but are unable to complete Part B within the timeframe, they must re-enrol in Part A.

Assumed Knowledge


Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Continuous assessment

Contact Hours


Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Guided supervision - As per course outline.