May 21, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CECS 647 - Software Maintenance, Reengineering and Reuse


(3 units)

Prerequisites: Open to Computer Engineering MS, Computer Science MS and Engineering MS students only.
Introduction to software maintenance, defect management, corrective, adaptive and perfective maintenance. Evolution of legacy software systems. Program comprehension techniques, reverse engineering, restructuring, refactoring of software systems. Software re-engineering, data reverse engineering. Master’s students register in CECS 547  or CECS 647; Ph.D. students register in CECS 647. Additional projects required for CECS 647.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture-problems 3 hours). Double Numbered with: CECS 547