Advanced ICT Solutions

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The project builds on knowledge obtained during the first two semester projects or similar.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Must have knowledge about design and development of advanced ICT solutions, including knowledge about how the institutional and market-related circumstances interact with technology development, to take it into account in the design process
  • Must have knowledge of algorithms for data processing and semantic analysis
  • Must have knowledge about how ICT applications and solutions can be deployed in order to address specific needs and improve efficiency in different application areas

Skills

  • Must be able to design and develop an ICT service or solution, including one or more of the following elements:
    • Handling of converged media content and digital rights management (DRM)
    • Acquisition and processing of sensor information, e.g. bio-signals
    • Handling of large amounts of data to extract relevant information, e.g. latent semantic analysis, machine learning techniques, or cluster analysis
    • Recommender systems
    • Advanced programming tools, e.g. graph databases, Ruby on Rails, or Hadoop
    • Complex usage scenarios including access control, resource management and privacy protection
  • Must be able to develop advanced ICT services and solutions targeting a specific application domain and considering scalability, state-of-the-art technologies and the use of different devices, networks and platforms.
  • Must be able to identify, select and apply suitable programming languages and software development strategies and justify their choices
  • Must be able to undertake a thorough analysis of the chosen solution with respect to technology choices, strategic decisions, innovation and entrepreneurship

Competences

  • Must have the competency to clearly identify relevant problems within different application areas, which can be solved by the use of ICT technologies and methods
  • Must have the competency to develop innovative and viable services/solutions based on solid engineering knowledge and skills and involving both technical, commercial and user aspects

Type of instruction

Project work

Exam

Exams

Name of examAdvanced ICT Solutions
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
ECTS15
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations
http:/​/​www.en.tech.aau.dk/​education-programmes/​Education+and+Programmes/​

Facts about the module

Danish titleAvancerede IKT-løsninger
Module codeESNICTEK3P1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS15
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design