Theoretical Investigation of Software Applications

2020/2021

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

The student should gain knowledge of:

  • Formulate a theoretical problem within IT development and how different investigations can contribute to solving the formulated problem
  • Systematic investigation of value creation through software applications
  • Challenges in organizational implementation of software applications

Skills

  • The student can evaluate, analyse, and value the impact of new solutions
  • Can evaluate and select methods and techniques to empirically investigate IT applications and software in organisations

Competences

  • Can plan and manage the implementation of a software application in an organizational context
  • Can justify and evaluate an implementation process in an organisation

Type of instruction

The type of instruction is organised in accordance with the general instruction methods of the programme, cf. § 17.

Extent and expected workload

It is expected that the student uses 30 hours per ECTS, which for this activity means 450 hours

Exam

Exams

Name of examTheoretical Investigation of Software Applications
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
ECTS15
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Additional information

Contact: The Study board for Computer Science at cs-sn@cs.aau.dk or 9940 8854

Facts about the module

Danish titleTeoretisk undersøgelse af software applikationer
Module codeDSNIDAK321
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS15
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Computer Science
DepartmentDepartment of Computer Science
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design