Software Engineering Education: A Roadmap

Author: Mary Shaw

In A. Finkelstein (Ed.), The Future of Software Engineering (pp. 371-380). New York, NY: ACM Press, 2000. (From the Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering.)

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Software's increasingly critical role in systems of widespread significance presents new challenges for the education of software engineers. Not only is our dependence on software increasing, but the character of software production is itself changing -- and with it the demands on the software developers. Four challenges for educators of software developers help identify aspirations for software engineering education.

Brought to you by the Composable Software Systems Research Group in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University.

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