IDG2003 - Back-end web development I


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio assessment 100/100

Course content

  1. Programming with PHP for server-side web development
  2. Basic database action with PHP and MySQL
  3. Introduction to PHP Frameworks(for eg, Laravel)

Learning outcome


  1. Basic programming in PHP
  2. Understand the layering of web applications, communication between server and client
  3. Write PHP code for processing data sent from a server and database action with MySQL.
  4. Basic understanding of PHP frameworks.  

General expertise

  1. Develop skills in the design of complex systems
  2. Better skills in analytical thinking and problem solving

Learning methods and activities

- Lectures - Group work - Lab.exercises -Task solution - Guidance

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory attendance LAB

Further on evaluation

Assessment will be based on a  portfolio system, where the final grade is divided between a project and lab submissions. Project: 70%. Lab Submissions: 30%


Mandatory work requirements: To obtain mandatory work requirements, 70% participation in laboratory exercises is required.

Specific conditions

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

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Web Development (BWU)

Required previous knowledge


Course materials

A book about basic PHP 

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: English

Location: Gjøvik

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

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





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