17.410 System Engineering and Analysis

System Engineering and Analysis

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 37880
Status Active

This course describes the entire development of complex systems form needs and requirements analysis through the life cycle design process. Phases of system design form conceptual to detailed design are described. Program management and control techniques, including risk management and configuration management, are discussed Analysis of alternatives and decision making under risk and uncertainty are covered. Mathematical tools for quantitative analysis are described. Costing issues are discussed and the "ilities" (i.e., reliability, maintainability, supportability, etc.) are introduced.