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Empirical Software Engineering

Course
DIT246
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-18666
Tuition
Full education cost: 18 250 SEK
First payment: 18 250 SEK
Application closed, late application opens 15 July 2021.

About

This course is for students who are interested in the empirical methods applied to the field of software engineering. The course introduces quantitative and qualitative methods in software engineering with accompanying statistical methods used for analysis.

The course contains:

- Descriptive and inferential statistical methods applied to software engineering.

- Conducting qualitative and quantitative methods in software engineering.

- Methods for analyzing quantitative and qualitative data in software engineering.

- Usage of statistical tools.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

To be eligible for the course Empirical Software Engineering the student should have a bachelor degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent. Applicants must prove knowledge of English: English 6/English B or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.