IDATA2503 - Mobile applications


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral examination 100/100 30 minutes A

Course content

  • Introduction to mobile platforms
  • Programming language Kotlin
  • Android platform
  • Cross-platform development
  • Cloud computing and corresponding security mechanisms

Learning outcome


  • Mobile platforms, with focus on Android
  • Cross-platform development technologies for mobile phones
  • Programming language Kotlin
  • "Cloud computing" and corresponding security mechanisms


  • Develop an application for a mobile platform
  • Program in language Kotlin
  • Use Cloud computing platform and corresponding security mechanisms

General competence:

  • Can specify, plan and implement projects with commercialization potential based on mobile and distributed technologies (I)
  • Can discuss and reflect around subject topics and share knowledge with others

Learning methods and activities

Theory lectures. Mandatory exercises. Development of a software project.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignments

Further on evaluation

Oral exam based on the project and course topics.

To get access to the examination, all mandatory lab exercises and lab report must be delivered within given deadlines and must be approved.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Computer Science (BIDATA)
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)

Course materials

Shared at the start of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
ID303911 7.5 AUTUMN 2021
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2022

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of ICT and Natural Sciences


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100 A 2022-12-05
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Oral examination 100/100 A
Room Building Number of candidates
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