Web Engineering


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


The student should gain knowledge of developing web applications:

  • types of web applications and their use (eg. Data-intensive, service-oriented collaboration, integration, social)
  • types of web technologies
  • methods for developing web applications
    - Requirements, design, implementation and testing techniques
    - Patterns for web applications
    - Development of web applications
  • advanced topics in web development, for example.:
    - Service-oriented architecture
    - Semantic web
    - Rich Internet Applications
    - New trends


  • demonstrate knowledge of web applications, web development and web architecture
  • perform model-based analysis of web applications
  • apply methods for developing web applications, including requirements, design, implementation and testing techniques


  • be able to apply concepts and techniques from Web engineering, including web applications and development and architecture, requirements, design, implementation, and testing techniques.

Type of instruction

The teaching is organized according to the general teaching methods for the education, cf. chapter 3

Extent and expected workload

It is expected that the student uses 30 hours per ECTS, which for this activity means 150 hours



Name of examWeb Engineering
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal 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 titleWeb engineering
Module codeDSNSWFK103
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


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