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Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student knowledge about mobile operating systems and programming

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to have basic knowledge in the field of mobile applications

Course contents

Characteristics of mobile systems
Mobile operating systems
J2ME architecture
MIDP (Mobile Information Device Profile)
MIDP user interface
MIDP graphics interface
Network connections
Programming exercises

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Basic programming knowledge

Recommended or required reading

On the Internet: www.sit.fi/~grahn External link, the link Mobila applikationer

Study activities

  • Lectures - 36 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 0 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 30 hours
  • Project work and productions - 17 hours
  • Individual studies - 67 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 150 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 84 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 66 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods


Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations:
Examination 1 ....
Examination 2.... etc.
(examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions)

The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...


Grahn Kaj


Grahn Kaj

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Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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