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Unified Software Engineering with Java, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Georges G. Merx, Ronald J. Norman

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Feb 25, 2008

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For courses in introductory software engineering, Java programming, Java software engineering, and software development methodology with Java, offered in departments of computer science, computer and information sciences, software engineering, information systems, and information technology.


Today’s programmers need more than just programming prowess – they need to understand object-oriented design, software quality assurance, and software project management. This unique text teaches the fundamentals of Java programming in the context of object-oriented software engineering and a Unified-Process-based software development methodology. Written with the understanding that the introduction to software engineering and Java can be daunting, this text uses illustrative examples and real-life applications to make learning easier.

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1.  Introduction to Java in the Context of Software Engineering

2.  Experimenting With Classes and Objects

3.  The Structure and Syntax of Java

4.  Design and Development of Java Applications

5.  Architecture-Driven Component Development

6.  Introduction to Distributed Computing Concepts

7.  Interfacing with Users

8.  Implementing Java Programs

9.  Software Quality Assurance

10.  Information Management in Java

11.  Reality Check: Java Programs in the Real World

12.  Software Integration and Deployment

13.  Java on Various Computer Platforms

14.  Advanced Topics in Java Software Engineering

15.  The Unified Modeling Language: A Primer


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$71.00 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-239097-2