This practical guide takes the theoretical concepts of structured design and makes them applicable to real-world software development. It also integrates the approach of structured analysis with that of structured design. The book also gives a brief outline of the tools of structured analysis and shows how these tools are an asset not only to the analyst, but also to the designer of a computer system.
INTRODUCTION.1. The dieas Behind Structured Design.
THE TOOLS OF STRUCTURED DESIGN.3. The Structure Chart.
THE QUALITIES OF A GOOD DESIGN.5. Coupling.
ANALYSIS.8. The Structured Specification.
DESIGN STRATEGIES.10. Deriving the Strucutre Charts for the System.
BEYOND DESIGN.11. Constructing the System.
MANAGEMENT.13. Management Aspects of Structure Design.