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- 1 Software and software engineering
- 1.1 What is a system?
- 1.2 The nature of software
- 1.3 Characteristics of a software system
- 1.4 Maintainability and other software problems
- 1.5 Divide and conquer?
- 1.6 Architecture
- 1.7 Summary of Section 1
- 2 An introduction to software development
- 2.1 Software development as an engineering activity
- 2.2 The role of development processes
- 2.3 Choosing an appropriate process
- 2.4 Traceability
- 2.5 Summary of Section 2
- 3 Modelling in software development
- 3.1 Importance of modelling
- 3.2 Models illustrate points of view
- 3.3 Introducing the Unified Process
- 3.4 Activities and artefacts in the development process
- 3.5 Summary of Section 3
- Current section: References
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