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Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The course builds upon the outcomes of the mobile
apps course, and adds knowledge about go-locations
and updating apps in real time.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to be able to:

1. add layers to Google maps;
2. add layered maps to website and mobile apps
3. update layered maps from phones or computers.

Course contents

The course is primarily project-based. In the
first part students will work individually to
understand the use of Google maps and the maps

In the second part students will work individually
to devise potential projects to utilise this

In the third part students will work in groups to
development one or more of the ideas into fully
working apps.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Students should have some knowledge
of, and interest in, mobile applications for use
on phones and tablets.
Some basic knowledge of JavaScript is required.

Previous course names

Real Time Web 1

Additional information

The course is project based. The precise nature of
the projects and their deadlines will be determined
during discussions in sessions 1 - 3.

Recommended or required reading

to be presented during the course

Study activities

  • Lectures - 20 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Practical exercises - 30 hours
  • Small-group work - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 15 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Examination 1: demonstration of layered map (20%)
Examintaion 2: presentation of project ideas (20%)
Examination 3: final project (60%)


Scherbakov-Parland Andrej


Shcherbakov Andrey

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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