Course Syllabus

Course Name: Survey of Software Engineering  
Course Number: CS 5391
Building & Room: DERR 325, AVRY 364

Meeting times: Mo-Fr 10:00am to 11:40am

Instructor's Name: Rodion Podorozhny
Office Location: Rm 307E, Comal
Office Phone: (512) 245-8472
Email address:
Web address:

Office Hours: TBA

Course Description: A study of the software life cycle with emphasys on system analysis and design.

Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in CS 3358

Final overview (June 30, Fri, 11am to 12:45am)

Midterm overview (June 15, Th)


Attendance Policy: Much of the material for this course will be covered ONLY in lecture, not in the textbook. For that reason, class attendance is essential to success. If you have to miss class for any reason, you will still be responsible for material covered in your absence.

IMPORTANT: Check the Texas State Web Site for class drop information!!!

A : 90 — 100
B : 80 — 89
C : 70 — 79
D : 60 — 69
F : below 60

Grade Components:

Presentations     40%

Midterm Exam   30%

Final Exam         30%