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Kursusnavn (dansk):Globale og mobile anvendelser 
Kursusnavn (engelsk):Global and Mobile Applications 
Semester:Forår 2003 
Udbydes under:cand. it, softwareudvikling (swu) 
Omfang i ECTS:7,50 
Min. antal deltagere:
Forventet antal deltagere:30 
Maks. antal deltagere:50 
Formelle forudsætninger:As a prequisite to the course, students should
have a basic grasp of computer programming
and the essential internet protocols (tcp/ip etc.),
for instance by having taken the following
courses at ITU:
  • Introductory Programming
    (Grundlæggende Programmering)
  • Networks and Protocols
    (Netværk og protokoller
  • Læringsmål:The course is about IT for mobile workers. It
    aims at giving students a thorough
    insight into the prospects and issues of
    applying the emerging wireless technologies
    of communication and positioning for
    supporting mobile action and interaction in
    modern work settings. 
    Fagligt indhold:The course covers the following topics:
  • Mobile communication technologies
    (GSM, UMTS, IEEE 802.11, Bluetooth etc.)
  • Positioning technologies (GPS,
    Network-based positioning).
  • Distributed systems (e.g.,
    strategies of achieving synchronization and
    consistence over distributed transactions).
  • Characteristics of mobile working.
  • Case studies of mobile working
    (e.g., process control; maritime navigation;
    work; emergency management).
  • Designing IT applications for
    mobile workers.

    Students will be engaged in project work,
    developing a conceptual design of an
    application for selected use scenarios. 
  • Læringsaktiviteter:

    In the first half of the course, course work will
    be primarily based upon lectures and
    exercises; in the second half, primarily project

    Eksamensform og -beskrivelse:X. experimental examination form (7-scale; external exam), 13-skala, Ekstern censur

    Individual oral exam without
    preparation. Duration: 30 min including
    evaluation and feedback.
    Evaluated on the basis of the Danish 13-scale,
    external censor.

    During the course students (working in
    groups) prepare a written report that is the
    point of departure of the oral exam. The report is to be handed in no later than 2 March 2003 12:00

    The student opens by giving a short
    presentation on a
    topic in the report of his or her own chosing
    and can use
    overheads as well as notes.  

    Litteratur udover forskningsartikler:See course web page: