ECTS - Mobile Software Engineering

Mobile Software Engineering (SE570) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Mobile Software Engineering SE570 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Ph.D.
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to provide students with knowledge and hands-on experience in developing mobile software applications and also learn the latest trends in the context of mobile software engineering research. Students will learn skills for designing, developing, testing, maintaining and deploying mobile applications, with particular emphasis on software engineering topics including software architecture, software process, quality assurance, and usability.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To gain a general knowledge about different mobile software platforms (e.g., Android, iOS, Windows Phone, BlackBerry) To gain in-depth knowledge in one specific mobile platform To gain a breadth of knowledge for developing applications with mobile SDK To learn skills required to develop, test and maintain high-quality mobile software applications To know and execute principles and concepts of software engineering, particularly as it relates to mobile applications To work effectively as a member of mobile development teams to meet project milestones To understand and apply iterative, Agile and lean software process approaches and best practices To gain an understanding of the state-of-the art and state-of-the practice in mobile software engineering research and practice
Course Content An overview of mobile platforms; application development in Android; UI overview, activities, application lifecycle; intents, intent filters, broadcasts, broadcastReceivers; shared preferences, files, SQLite DB, content provider; automated testing, test-driven development; Google maps, mapView, mapActivity; threads; services; status bar notificatio

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation


Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 8 20
Presentation - -
Project 1 30
Report - -
Seminar 3 20
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 10
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 20
Toplam 14 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To become familiar with the state-of-the art and the literature in the software engineering research domain
2 An ability to conduct world-class research in software engineering and publish scholarly articles in top conferences and journals in the area
3 Be able to conduct quantitative and qualitative studies in software engineering
4 Acquire skills needed to bridge software engineering academia and industry and to develop and apply scientific software engineering approaches to solve real-world problems
5 An ability to access information in order to follow recent developments in science and technology and to perform scientific research or implement a project in the software engineering domain.
6 An understanding of professional, legal, ethical and social issues and responsibilities related to Software Engineering
7 Skills in project and risk management, awareness about importance of entrepreneurship, innovation and long-term development, and recognition of international standards of excellence for software engineering practices standards and methodologies.
8 An understanding about the impact of Software Engineering solutions in a global, environmental, societal and legal context while making decisions
9 Promote the development, adoption and sustained use of standards of excellence for software engineering practices

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 5 80
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project 1 20 20
Homework Assignments 8 5 40
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 20 20
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 160