IT2805 - Web Technologies


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Approved exercises 40/100
work 60/100 1 semesters

Course content

The focus in this course is on the World Wide Web as a platform for interactive applications, content publishing and social services. The development of web-based applications requires knowledge about the underlying technology and the formats and standards the web is based upon. In this course you will learn about the HTTP communication protocol, the markup languages HTML, XHTML and XML, the CSS and XSLT standards for formatting and transforming web content, interactive graphics and multimedia content on the web, client-side programming using Javascript.

Learning outcome

Knowledge about:
- History and development of the World Wide Web and associated technologies.
- The client-server architecture of the World Wide Web and its communication protocol HTTP/HTTPS.
- Formats and languages used in modern web-pages: HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, XSLT, Javascript, DOM
- Programming web pages with Javascript/DOM (client)
- Good design, universal design, multi platform web applications

Skill in:
- Design and development of web-pages and web-applications
- Use of development tools

General competencies:
- Use of web technology
- Retrieval of information, use of documentation and standards

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, individual assignments, group project.


The final grade will be the result of a portfolio evaluation, where the assignments will have 40% weight and the project report 60%. The results for the constituent parts are to be given in %-points, while the grade for the whole portfolio (course grade) is given by the letter grading system.

Compulsory assignments

  • Assignments

Further on evaluation

In the case that the student receives an F/Fail as a final grade after both ordinary and re-sit exam, then the student must retake the course in its entirety. Submitted work that counts towards the final grade will also have to be retaken.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Announced at the start of semester.

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 3
Lab hours: 4
No.of specialization hours: 4

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science



Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Approved exercises 40/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Approved exercises 40/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD work 60/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD work 60/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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