IDATT2506 - Application Development for Mobile Units


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio 100/100

Course content

Development of mobile applications.

Some key words: Graphical user interfaces, data storage, use of different types of files, network programming, game programming, sensors (for example camera and gps), location-based services, internationalization.

Learning outcome

KNOWLEDGE: Candidates:

  • can describe the difference between platform-dependent and platform-independent mobile applications
  • can account for the advantages and disadvantages of different development platforms

SKILLS: Candidates:

  • can set up development environment and create mobile applications.
  • can use emulator to run the applications.
  • can create graphical applications.
  • can create applications where data can be stored in memory and in permanent storage.
  • can use mechanisms to create applications adapted to internationalization.
  • can use network calls and handle response.


  • can use API documentation and other resources to acquire necessary skills in developing functionality not covered in the course.

Learning methods and activities

Online study. Lessons and compulsory exercises.

Further on evaluation

The portfolio consists of programming exercises that are approved as we go along. All must be approved to get the portifolio PASSED.

New / postponed assessment: Next time the course is run.

Specific conditions

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

Course materials

Lessons and online resources are made available on the school's learning platform after the start of the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IINI4001 2.5 AUTUMN 2022
INFT2501 7.5 AUTUMN 2022
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Computer and Information Science
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Portfolio 100/100



Room Building Number of candidates
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