Leader: C Mingins
Not offered in 2005.
Synopsis: Principles of measurement; formal approaches to software measurement; measuring software 'quality'; metric validation and verification; data collection; measures in object-oriented systems, complexity measures, reuse metrics, design measurement; stating dependability requirements; measuring the reliability of software.
Assessment: Seminar paper and presentation: 25% + Practical assignment: 75%
Contact Hours: 4 hours per week