Project in Distributed Systems and Users


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The purpose of this project module is to acquire knowledge, skills and competencies regarding the implementation and use of distributed information technology in a specific application based on identified user requirement.

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about computer networks
  • Must have knowledge about distributed information technology systems including protocol design and system architecture
  • Must have knowledge about methodologies for elicitation of user requirements and user evaluations


  • Must be able to involve users in requirement specifications for user interfaces
  • Must have basic skills in implementing network technologies and distributed information technology systems, including intranet and groupware
  • Must be able to implement client-server based or a peer-to-peer based application


  • Must demonstrate competences in performing analyses of user requirements for information and knowledge
  • Must have competences in presenting user scenarios based on user needs
  • Must have competences in choosing relevant computer networks and information technology systems meeting organisational needs for knowledge and information sharing
  • Must have competences in development and implementation of a distributed system

Type of instruction

Types of instruction are listed at the start of ยง17; Structure and contents of the programme.

The types of instruction for this course are decided according to the current Joint Programme Regulations and directions are decided and given by The Study Board of Electronics and IT.



Name of examProject in Distributed Systems and Users
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
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 titleProjekt i distribuerede systemer og brugere
Module codeESNITCOB3P1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Copenhagen
Responsible for the module


Education ownerBachelor of Science (BSc) in Engineering (IT, Communication and New Media)
Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyThe Technical Faculty of IT and Design