This course covers the definition, implementation, assessment, measurement, management, change, and improvement of software life-cycle processes.
'The Software Engineering Process KA can be examined on two levels. The first level encompasses the technical and managerial activities within software life-cycle processes that are performed during software acquisition, development, maintenance, and retirement. The second is the meta-level, which is concerned with the definition, implementation, assessment, measurement, management, change, and improvement of software life-cycle processes themselves. The first level is covered by other KAs in the CSDP assessment program. This KA is concerned with the second.This course is intended to assess your understanding of the software engineering process through inline quizzes and feedback. Specific topics addressed in this course are: process implementation and change, process definition, process assessment, measurement, and software process tools.'