"Software Architecture course teaches the principles and concepts involved in the design and development of large-scale software systems. Various architectural styles such as layered, event-driven, service-oriented, cloud, etc are covered. How to design, select, and use appropriate reusable design patterns/core assets is also introduced. Object-oriented design & programming skills are reviewed in depth. Model-Based Design approaches are also covered in depth. Students will gain practical experience in the development of a software project by selecting/reusing appropriate architectural style and software design patterns. Students will also gain real-world model-based design and code generation experiences using tools such as SIMULINK."