IT2810 - Web Development


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home exam 15/100 2 hours
Work 85/100

Course content

The course covers technologies and methods used in the development of web-based solutions. Through various projects, the students will learn about frameworks, architectures, languages, formats and standards used in the development of web-applications and –services. The course is technology-oriented and it is the achieved level of knowledge and skills that is evaluated in the projects and assignments.

Learning outcome

Knowledge about:
• the technological foundation for modern web-applications
• architectures, frameworks and solutions for developing web-applications and –services
• programming languages, techniques and tools used in the development of web-solutions
• development of dynamic, interactive web-solutions for multiple platforms
• formats and technologies for management and dissemination of data and information in web-applications
Skills in:
• designing, developing and testing in all layers of a web-application
• efficient coding and programming in languages and tools included
• evaluation of web-solutions
General competencies
• knows how to retrieve and make use of documentation to develop knowledge and skills
• can contribute to group work and communicate opinions, assessments and solutions
• is able to support the learning of others by giving feedback
• knows of laws and rules the developers may need to consider in the development of web-based solutions

Learning methods and activities

Teaching is based on student active learning. Lectures are used for introductions and summaries. Students will mainly work with various projects and assignments, including peer assessments. Learning activities start at the beginning of the semester, and there will be no compensation for activities missed because of late registration.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory participation

Further on evaluation

The final grade will be the result of a portfolio evaluation that includes projects, peer assessment participation and reports, assignments and a final test/exam related to the other portfolio activities. Results on individual portfolio parts will be given as points, but the final grading (course grade) is given by the letter grading system. All projects must be approved before the portfolio will be evaluated.

Mandatory assignments will start in the first week of teaching.

Retake of the course will require new participation/deliverables in all activities.

Specific conditions

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

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Computer Science (MIDT)
Computer Science (MTDT)
Engineering and ICT (MTING)
Informatics (BIT)
Informatics (MSIT)
Natural Science with Teacher Education (MLREAL)

Required previous knowledge

The course is only available for students admitted to bachelor/master in Informatics and Computer Science.

Course materials

Will be announced. Students are expected to find and make extensive use of online information.

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Work 85/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Home exam (1) 15/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Work 85/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home exam 15/100





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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