Oct 03, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CITC 2380 - Applied Systems Development

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
This is a project-centered course in which students apply conceptual and technical knowledge acquired during their entire program of study to develop a complete IT-based solution for a client organization.  Students practice software engineering principles, various methods, tools, techniques and documentation through team projects.  Emphasis is placed on business systems characteristics, prototyping, and SDLC phases. This course should be taken during the student’s final semester.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Construct a plan by using Project Management tools for system study through teamwork and cooperation.
  2. Create Requirement Definition Documents based on client specifications.
  3. Develop a software solution that meets the needs of a local business or community agency, as a team, after a complete system study of the client’s specifications. 
  4. Present the software solution to peers, faculty, and the client.
  5. Evaluate team members’ project contributions and participation.