Project in Distributed Systems and Users

2018/2019

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The purpose of this project module is to acquire knowledge, skills and competencies regarding the implementation and use of distributed information technology in a specific application based on identified user requirement.

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Must have knowledge about computer networks
  • Must have knowledge about distributed information technology systems including protocol design and system architecture
  • Must have knowledge about methodologies for elicitation of user requirements and user evaluations

Skills

  • Must be able to involve users in requirement specifications for user interfaces
  • Must have basic skills in implementing network technologies and distributed information technology systems, including intranet and groupware
  • Must be able to implement client-server based or a peer-to-peer based application

Competences

  • Must demonstrate competences in performing analyses of user requirements for information and knowledge
  • Must have competences in presenting user scenarios based on user needs
  • Must have competences in choosing relevant computer networks and information technology systems meeting organisational needs for knowledge and information sharing
  • Must have competences in development and implementation of a distributed system

Type of instruction

Refer to the overview of instruction types listed in the start of chapter 3. The types of instruction for this course are decided according to the current Joint Programme Regulations and directions are decided and given by The Study Board of Electronics and IT.

Exam

Exams

Name of examProject in Distributed Systems and Users
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
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Facts about the module

Danish titleProjekt i distribuerede systemer og brugere
Module codeESNITCOB3P1
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