TDT4245 - Cooperation Technology and Social Media


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio 100/100

Course content

Social media, Computer supported cooperative Work (CSCW); coordination; shared workspaces; support for cooperation among mobile users; design and evaluation of cooperative technologies; use of cooperation technologies in different contexts.

Learning outcome

The course aims at giving students a basic knowledge of social media and computer supported cooperative work (CSCW). This knowledge will allow students to compare and choose different solutions for supporting social interaction and cooperative work as well as to design new technologies. Students will also improve their cooperation skills in computer mediated situations and understanding of technology mediation.

Learning methods and activities

The course is a combination of lectures and project work. The students will have to complete an individual task (counting 50% of the final evaluation) and a group project (counting 50% of the final evaluation). Both individual parts must be delivered and passed to pass the course.

Further on evaluation

The portfolio consists of work.

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

Course materials

Reading list available at course start.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SIF8058 7.5
AVS2220 3.0 AUTUMN 2007
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2025

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Informatics
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

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