RPI CSCI-4961-01 Intro to Open Source

Course Categories: Software Engineering & Process |
FOSS Categories: Coding & Style | Documentation | Tools & Communication |

Course Name: CSCI 4961 Introduction to Open Source

Institution: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Instructor: Wesley D. Turner

Term: Summer 2018


Course Overview:

Familiarize with open source software development, be familiar and eager to learn new technology stacks, Reading and Understanding Good Code. Patch an existing open source project. Work on a team collaborative project. Become aware of/conversant in team project and diversity issues. Prepare a new RCOS project for the following semester.

The goal of this course is to provide a strong foundation in open source software development in preparation for jobs in industry or for more advanced courses.
– Understanding of Open Source Software Tools and Community.
– Understanding of Open Source Licensing.
– Understanding of Testing, Version Control.
– Understanding of Open Source Software Stack.

Link: https://github.com/rcos/CSCI-4961-01-Summer-2018

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