Not currently offered
Course code



10 units


6000 level

Course handbook


The course consists of a series of lectures and/or practical work in an area of advanced Software Engineering of contemporary interest.


Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Semester 1 - 2018.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Discuss advanced topics in areas of research and new technologies in Software Engineering

2. Critically analyse current research issues in areas of Software Engineering.

3. Implement developments in Software Engineering that are not already covered in other parts of the BE(Software).

4. Demonstrate improved communication skills in the context of advanced software engineering concepts.


The specific content and availability of the course may vary from year to year according to developments in technology and the presence of academic visitors.


Students require permission from the Head of Discipline to enrol in this course

Assumed knowledge

Permission from Head of Discipline

Assessment items

Written Assignment: Progress Report

Written Assignment: Final Report

Presentation: Oral Presentation

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