Project in Application Development and Security


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

To enable students to develop advanced secure applications and services based on state-of-the-art technologies and the knowledge and skills acquired during the previous semesters. The project should make use of solid skills in software engineering, network and media technologies, and analysis of user requirements in an organisation.

Learning objectives


  • Must have knowledge about computer networks and network protocols
  • Must have knowledge of user interface design
  • Must have knowledge about theories on knowledge sharing and knowledge management in an organisation
  • Must have knowledge of security concepts


  • Must be able to understand information and communication needs in an organisation
  • Must be able to develop applications using context information and media distribution
  • Must be able to understand and overcome limitations of servers, networks and mobile terminals
  • Must be able to make qualified decisions on client-server issues and choice of networks
  • Must be able to include security elements in mobile and web-based applications, e.g., for mobile payment


  • Must have competencies in identifying user needs in an organisation
  • Must have competencies in combining a wide range of networks, technologies and devices in order to realise advanced and non-trivial applications and solutions
  • Must have competencies in comparing and assessing the potential of different technologies, methods and approaches in order to make the proper design choices for optimum functionality

Type of instruction

Students will do their project work in groups. The groups will receive instruction and feedback from the teacher.



Name of examProject in Application Development and Security
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 titleProjekt i applikationsudvikling og sikkerhed
Module codeESNITCOB5P2
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