Capstone Systems Project

Undergraduate course, University of West Florida, Department of Computer Science, 2020

Develop a software system for a real-world client while working in small teams. Develop and deliver relevant artifacts such as a project proposal, design, test plan, code, user’s manual, and project log with metrics as the software system evolves throughout the course. A final presentation and evaluation of the project experience will be prepared.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe characteristics of effective teams with regards to software development
  • Successfully elicit and formulate project requirements from real-world clients outside the academic environment
  • Develop and deliver project artifacts in accordance with a project plan
  • Articulate issues related to real-world software development
  • Demonstrate skills in project management by completing project specifications within time constraints
  • Professionally present and evaluate their projects for their clients and instructo