VA Computer Applications A/B
This one-semester course is intended as a practical, hands-on guide to help you understand various phases of the software development life cycle (SDLC). This course has four Units with 14 lessons and four Unit Activities. Each lesson contains one or more Lesson Activities. This course will cover various phases of SDLC such as analysis, design, development, testing, and implementation. This course describes software development methodologies, how client requirements are gathered and analyzed, various types of project plans, design using unified modeling language (UML), coding, types of testing, quality control, and maintenance of software systems. This course also covers various security threats and risks and the methods to mitigate them.