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Programming Tools

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Programming Tools
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011
Module code: PIBWI13
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V+2P (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 6
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:

[updated 24.02.2018]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

DFBI-443 (P610-0254) Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018 , optional course, informatics specific
DFIW-PWZ (P610-0193) Computer Science and Web Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2019 , semester 4, mandatory course, informatics specific
KI569 Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014 , semester 6, optional course, informatics specific
KIB-PRGW (P221-0124) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021 , semester 6, optional course, technical
KIB-PRGW (P221-0124) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2022 , semester 6, optional course, technical
PIBWI13 Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 6, optional course, informatics specific
PIB-PRGW (P221-0124) Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2022 , semester 4, optional course, informatics specific
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Brocks
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Reinhard Brocks

[updated 01.02.2018]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to choose the suitable tools for each phase of the implementation process. They will be able to define the toolchain for a software project, configure its development environment, and implement an automatic build process. They will be able to explain the basic functions of different programming tools and use them for a specific programming language Students will be capable of describing the structure of program libraries and frameworks and will be able to create them themselves or integrate them into their own projects. They will be able to use integrated development environments for software development.

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Module content:
- Functions within source code editors
- Command line and scripts
- Software documentation tools
- Build tools
- Integrated development environments and their configuration
- Debuggers
- Version management
- Test frameworks
- Static source code analysis tools
- Profilers
- Issue tracking systems
- Cross-compiling
- Bug tracking systems
- Package managers
- Virtual machines

[updated 24.02.2018]
Teaching methods/Media:
Examples, project work, practical course with exercises, group work

[updated 24.02.2018]
Recommended or required reading:
Original documentation for the various software development tools
Brocks, R.: Open Educational Resources / OER zu Programmierwerkezuge, , 2019
Zeller, A., Krinke, J.: Open-Source-Programmierwerkzeuge, dpunkt, 2003
Preißel, René; Stachmann, Bjørn: Git : dezentrale Versionsverwaltung im Team; Grundlagen und Workflows, dpunkt, 2012
Jürgen Wolf; Stefan Kania : Shell-Programmierung : das umfassende Handbuch; Einführung, Praxis, Übungsaufgaben, Kommandoreferenz; Bonn : Galileo Press, 2013
Helmut Herold : UNIX und seine Werkzeuge, Make und nmake : Software-Management unter UNIX und MS-DOS, Addison-Wesley, 1994
Bernd Matzke: Ant : eine praktische Einführung in das Java Build-Tool, Heidelberg : dpunkt-Verl., 2005
Martin Spille: Maven 3 : Konfigurationsmanagement mit Java, mitp, 2011
Michael Tamm : JUnit-Profiwissen : effizientes Arbeiten mit der Standardbibliothek für automatisierte Tests in Java; Heidelberg : dpunkt-Verl., 2013
Durelli, Vinicius H. S. ; Araujo, Rodrigo Fraxino ; Rafael Medeiros Teixeira: Getting Started with Eclipse Juno; Birmingham : Packt Publishing, 2013

[updated 30.07.2021]
Module offered in:
SS 2020, SS 2019, SS 2018
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