Course Syllabus

Course Name: Advanced Software Process 
Course Number: CS 5396
Building & Room:  Avery 366 and Alkek 114-C

Meeting times: Monday 6:30pm to 9:20pm

Final time scheduled for May 11 between 5pm and 7:30pm

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

Office Hours: Tue and Th 1:00-4:00pm in Comal Rm 307E

Suggested Textbooks:  

Software Process by Alfonso Fuggetta et al.

Course Description: The study of software processes and methods, abstractions useful for description of processes, systems for process enactment.

Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in CS 5392




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%

Project                 60%