IT System Development


Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module is based upon knowledge obtained in the module Introduction to Building Information Management (BIM).

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Students who complete the module must have acquired the following knowledge, skills and competencies:

Learning objectives


The students should have knowledge of the theories that describe the following areas:

  • IT system development.
  • Object-oriented programming, visual programming and BIM
  • Databases.


The student should be able to:

  • Formulate specific requirements for a small-scale IT system.
  • Master the basic techniques of object-oriented programming.
  • Develop applications by the use of a development tool.


The course provides the students with a capability to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the software development process
  • Develop small prototypes of programs.

Type of instruction

Lectures and exercises in groups supplemented with workshops, presentation seminars and other forms of active learning.



Name of examIT System Development
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Individual oral or written examination. The exam form is determined at the beginning of the semester.
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleIT-systemudvikling
Module codeB-IE-K3-18
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of the Build Environment
DepartmentDepartment of the Built Environment
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science