Application Development


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 gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleApplikationsudvikling
Module codeESNICTEK2P1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
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
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design