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Generic Skills in Software Engineering Master Thesis Projects: Towards Rubric-Based Evaluation
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2009 (English)Conference paper, (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

There has been much recent interest in how to help students in higher education develop their generic skills, especially since this is a focus of the Bologna process that aims to standardize European higher education. However, even though the Master thesis is the final and often crucial part of a graduate degree and requires many generic skills very little research has directly focused on them. In particular, there is a lack of such knowledge for engineering education programs. In this paper we present results from a survey where we asked 23 students from three different Swedish universities about which generic skills are needed and developed in a Master thesis project in Software Engineering. One outcome of our analysis is that there is a lack of understanding on how to define, and thus examine, generic skills in software engineering thesis projects.

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Hyderabad: IEEE CS , 2009.
Keyword [en]
Teaching, Software Engineering, Master Thesis, Generic Skills
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Software Engineering
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URN: urn:nbn:se:bth-8081ISI: 000268050000002Local ID: oai:bth.se:forskinfoE0A032A0F302C2B8C12575C8003E7E09ISBN: 978-3-642-02151-0 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-8081DiVA: diva2:835768
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22nd IEEE-CS Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEE&T'09)
Available from: 2012-09-18 Created: 2009-06-01 Last updated: 2015-06-30Bibliographically approved

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