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Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student a
understanding of how mobile applications are
developed on Windows 8

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to
be able to work with mobile applications for Windows
Mobile platforms aswell as to be accustomed to
programming in Windows 8 with Visual Studio.

Course contents

- Introduction to Windows 8 programming
- Introduction to Visual Studio
- Introduction to Windows Mobile platform
- Exercises used to introduce mobile programming
- Course projects to bind the theoretical to

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Base knowledge in some programming language.

Previous course names

C++ and QT

Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Windows phone 7 Application Development, you can
find the book in ebrary.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Practical exercises - 20 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 33 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Course Projects

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following examinations:
Course Project 1
Course Project 2


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Group size

No limit

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The timetable of the course

Läsåret 2013-2014

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