University of Colorado System

Software Design as an Abstraction

This course is part of Secure Software Design Specialization

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Albert Glock

Instructor: Albert Glock

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.7

(132 reviews)

Intermediate level
Some related experience required
15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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11 quizzes

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.7

(132 reviews)

Intermediate level
Some related experience required
15 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 7 modules in this course

Contrasted to design as a step in the software development process, a look at design as an abstract representation of the project.

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2 videos3 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

Design considerations to make when users are involved.

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2 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

Design considerations to make when users are not involved

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2 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

When to create a database in third-normal form, and when not to.

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2 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

When and how design patterns are useful and when they are not.

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2 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

Choose languages and operating systems wisely because you will have to live with them.

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2 videos2 readings1 quiz1 discussion prompt

A comprehensive course assessment comprising of 5 quizzes. Each assessment contains a randomized set of questions from different modules of the course.

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5 quizzes

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5.0 (12 ratings)
Albert Glock
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