Application Development


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module builds upon knowledge obtained in the first semester project.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about appropriate methods for analysis, design, development and test of applications or services based on current or future ICT platforms
  • Must understand how to develop application/services providing a good user experience
  • Must have knowledge of the capabilities and functionalities of relevant software and hardware tools for application development


  • Must have knowledge about mobile platforms, devices, and peripherals (sensors, tags, etc.) and their connectivity
  • Must be able to make a well-founded requirement specification for an ICT service or solution, taking into account the target users, stakeholders, business aspects, state-of-the-art technologies and technical constraints
  • Must be able to design a full-scale service and realise a more limited prototype of proof-of-concept in the project
  • Must be able to reflect on the application development process and the final outcome
  • Must be able to develop and test applications and services that can be deployed on ICT and media platforms and infrastructures
  • Must be able to develop services with mobile and interactive media and context awareness
  • Must be able to develop services including security and handling of personal data


  • Must have the competency to identify user needs and system requirements in a wide variety of contexts
  • Must have the competency to turn them into innovative applications and services building on state-of-the-art within the field of ICT

Type of instruction

Project work



Name of examApplication Development
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations

Facts about the module

Danish titleApplikationsudvikling
Module codeESNMICTK2P1
Module typeProject
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design