This represents the degree to which modern programming practices are used
in developing the software. Specific practices included here are:
- Top-down requirements analysis and design
- Structured design notation
- Top-down incremental development
- Design and code walkthroughs or inspections
- Structured code
- Program librarian
- Very Low: No use.
- Low: Beginning use.
- Nominal: Some use.
- High: General use.
- Very High: Routine use.
- Extra High: No rating - defaults to Very High.