The Software Project aims to equip the student with the skills necessary to research, develop andtroubleshoot a basic embedded or software system. The concepts of project planning, managing andreporting are further developed. The student will have responsibility for delivery ofa tested working system.
Software design and development:
Software design and development of software on a computer and/or embedded system. Use of datasheets and user/development guides. Use of software design tools and integrated development environments.
Testing, troubleshooting and verification techniques:
Software testing and troubleshooting techniques. Safe operation of any required equipment. Final system testing for design verification.
Maintenance of log book with weekly entries. Maintaining the project plan, identification of critical paths.Technical report writing guidelines. How to write a simple user guide.
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