Models and Tools for Cyber Physical Systems


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module builds on the project and course modules on 1-5. semester

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

This is an English translation of the module. In case of discrepancy between the translation and the Danish version, the Danish version of the module is valid.

Cyber ​​Physical Systems, systems that both contain embedded real-time software and consist of a physical component, are becoming more and more widely used. This course supports the semester project by presenting relevant methods and theories

Learning objectives


  • formal models for Cyber ​​Physical systems
  • tools for simulation and analysis of functional, time and performance requirements
  • different languages ​​for implementing real-time systems
  • real-time operating systems
  • embedded hardware
  • data collection and communication
  • dynamic and / or hybrid systems


  • explain the special types of requirements that apply to Cyber ​​Physical Systems
  • explain the definitions of the formal models of Cyber ​​Physical Systems reviewed in the course


  • reason about the choice of technologies for the development of a Cyber ​​Physical System.
  • demonstrate a coherent understanding of the various components that make up a Cyber ​​Physical System

Type of instruction

The teaching is organized in accordance with the general teaching methods for the education, cf. section 17.

Extent and expected workload

The student is expected to spend 27.5 hours per ECTS, which for this activity means 137.5 hours.



Name of examModels and Tools for Cyber Physical Systems
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: Study Board for Computer Science via or 9940 8854

Facts about the module

Danish titleModeller og værktøjer for Cyber Physical Systems
Module codeDSNSWCB612
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Education ownerBachelor of Science (BSc) in Engineering (Software)
Study BoardStudy Board of Computer Science
DepartmentDepartment of Computer Science
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design