Software Engineering

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Qualifications

Overview

Our society relies in many ways on software or software-based systems, for example in transportation, entertainment, telecommunications, government, business, health, and avionics.

Software systems can have a high degree of complexity, often consisting of millions of lines of code produced by large teams of software engineers or developers. We critically depend on timely and cost-effective completion of software systems, and on their reliable and efficient operation.

To meet all these goals, a disciplined approach is needed to design, create, operate and deliver software systems under real-world constraints (economical, ethical, technical, legal).

Contact us

Te Tari Pūhanga Pūmanawa Rorohiko | Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering

Phone +64 3 369 2777
Email enquiries@cosc.canterbury.ac.nz

Location
Levels 2 and 3, Jack Erskine building – see campus maps

Postal address
Te Kaupeka Pūhanga | Faculty of Engineering
Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

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