Sue Conger's The New Software Engineering: "Overview of Software Engineering"

Read the "Introduction" and "Software Engineering" sections in Chapter 1 (pages 1–4). You will use this text throughout the course, so you may want to save a copy of the PDF to easily access it as you move through each unit. This text positions software engineering as a multi-trillion dollar investment in typical Fortune 1000 companies. It discusses what software engineering is and defines basic software engineering terms.

Click Conger-NewSoftwareEngineering.pdf link to view the file.