The role of software engineering in undergraduate education

J.F. Naveda, M.J. Lutz, T.B. Hillburn, L.M. Northrup, M.C. Stinson
Proceedings Frontiers in Education 1997 27th Annual Conference. Teaching and Learning in an Era of Change  
When first used at a NATO conference in 1969, the term "software Engineering" was more an aspiration than a fact. However, in the quarter century that has elapsed since this seminal conference, academic and industrial organizations have made great progress in software development, so much so that software engineering can now be considered a profession in its own right. Many masterslevel programs have been created to address the need for more professional software engineers. A question remains,
more » ... owever, as to the place for software engineering in undergraduate studies.
doi:10.1109/fie.1997.635933 fatcat:wpzxofmoozaodond77bipcdlxi