This UML training course is aimed at system analysts, architects and developers who want to define use case based requirements of real-time and/or embedded systems and then produce a detailed implementation-free object oriented analysis model using class, sequence and state machine diagrams from those requirements. Industry best practice modelling techniques are based on the Unified Modelling Language v2.5 and are taught within the context of a model-driven development process. The models produced are sufficiently detailed to form the basis for the design of real-time systems using a variety of different architectures.
The impact of using these techniques on estimation, test development and project management is discussed. Each technique is taught to the level required for competence on a real project. Understanding is tested with exercises based on a real-world project example using either Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect or another suitable UML modelling tool.
Requirements Gatherers, System Analysts, System Architects, Designers, Developers and Analyst/Programmers with at least 2 years experience. This course is not suitable for those seeking certification as a step towards a qualification. See the Certification Policy for a detailed discussion.
Courses normally start at 9.30am on the first day, 9.00am on subsequent days and finish at 5.00pm each day with an hour for lunch and a 15 minute break in the morning and again in the afternoon. Course attendance is normally limited to 12 students.
The client is expected to provide an appropriate venue, refreshments, high resolution projector or large screen, whiteboard or flipchart and at least one computer per two students loaded with at least the evaluation version of Enterprise Architect or another suitable modelling tool. For a discussion of the use of modelling tools, please see Modelling Tool Use on Courses. A printed course manual with copies of all presentations, exercises and solutions will be provided for each student. For a full discussion of on-site course logistics please see On-Site Course and Workshop Logistics.
The client is expected to provide an appropriate conferencing service that allows the instructor to join the online meeting, share their screen, talk to each and every student on the course and view their screen if necessary to support their individual modelling work. They should also provide a computer for each student loaded with at least the evaluation version of Enterprise Architect or another suitable modelling tool. For a discussion of the use of modelling tools, please see Modelling Tool Use on Courses. Copies of all presentations, exercises and solutions will be provided electronically. For a full discussion of remote course logistics please see Remote Course and Workshop Logistics.
A firm quotation for this course or workshop, delivered either onsite (in-house) at your UK-based premises or remotely (online), can be obtained from one of the Course and Workshop Price Calculators available on the CRaG Systems site. For on-site courses outside the UK, custom courses, or classes of greater than 12 students, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)1782 785045.
|Training Course Outline|
IntroductionPeople - Course Structure - Object Orientation - Unified Modelling Language - Use Cases and System Analysis - An Incremental Process for Modelling
Specifying Functional Requirements with Use CasesActors and Use Cases - Primitive Use Cases and the Basic Flow - Writing Effective Use Case Descriptions - Writing Sub-flows and Alternate Flows - 'Include' and 'Extend' Relationships - Modelling Timing Constraints
Use Case Workshop
Requirements GatheringCollecting Requirements Information - Proof of Concept Prototypes - Requirements Documents - Estimation and Traceability - Incremental Development - Gaining Agreement
Objects and ClassesWhat is an Object? - Classes and Objects - Attributes - Operations and Methods - Designing Good Classes - Choosing the Best Classes
Object and Class Workshop
Object Modelling with Class DiagramsAssociations and Links - Navigability and Naming - Multiplicity and Other Adornments - Association Classes and N-arys - Aggregation and Composition
Class Diagram Workshop
Interaction Modelling with Sequence DiagramsInteractions and Messages - Operations and Methods - Sequence Diagrams - Selection and Iteration - Activation - Communication Diagrams - Timing
Sequence Diagram Workshop
State Modelling with State Machine DiagramsThe Meaning of the State Model - States and Transitions - Events and Conditions - Actions and Activities - Consistency with Other Diagrams - Advanced Syntax - Implementation
State Machine Diagram Workshop
System AnalysisCreating the Initial Object Model - The Analysis Cycle - Iterative Modelling - Interface Prototyping - Completing the Model
Should the content of the available Real-Time (RT) Systems UML training courses not fit your exact requirements, then CRaG Systems can create a custom course for you. Please either email or call us to discuss your particular needs.
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Real-Time System Requirements Definition and System Analysis using UML and Use Cases Training Course - 3 Days