The way that software components — subroutines, classes, functions, etc. — are arranged, and the interactions between them, is called architecture. In this course you will study the ways these architectures are represented, both in UML and other visual tools. We will introduce the most common architectures, their qualities, and tradeoffs. We will talk about how architectures are evaluated, what makes a good architecture, and an architecture can be improved. We'll also talk about how the architecture touches on the process of software development.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE
The contents of the course is quite information. Plus the assignments gives the learners more practical insight and how to deal with real life situations.
This is my 3rd course in the Software Design and Architecture Specialization, as the previous ones it is well designed and useful.
I have learnt many concepts such as various diagrams. Quality attributes and how to evaluate architecture.\n\nIt is outstanding course.
Combining practical knowledge with the information from this course i succeed to see the big picture of software architecture. Nice work.
About the Software Design and Architecture Specialization
In the Software Design and Architecture Specialization, you will learn how to apply design principles, patterns, and architectures to create reusable and flexible software applications and systems. You will learn how to express and document the design and architecture of a software system using a visual notation.
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