Web Technology
2011-2012 - IMT2291 - 10 ECTS


IMT1031 or IMT1241

On the basis of

IMT1082 or IMT1241

Expected learning outcomes


  • The candidate should be able to evaluate different solutions and make reasoned choices for the development of advanced web based applications.
  • The candidate should be able to plan and organize the development of web-based applications.
  • The candidate should be able to divide a web application in different layers.


  • The candidate should be able to run a web development project and implement a final solution based on a customer's needs.
  • The candidate should be able to combine different technologies and principles to create new solutions.
  • The candidate should be able to further develop existing products to meet new demands

General competency

  • The candidate has knowlegde about central interaction systems that allow work in groups both locally and at distance.


  • The HTTP-protocol
  • Serverside programming i PHP
  • Variables through HTTP, cookies and session management
  • Database usage (MySQL)
  • HTML/Javascript/CSS
  • DOM
  • Ajax
  • Dynamic web interfaces

Teaching Methods

Laboratory work
Project work

Form(s) of Assessment

Written exam, 3 hours
Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Written Exam, 3 hours (counts 60%, evaluated by lecturer)
Evaluation of Project(s) (counts 40%, evaluated by lecturer)
Each part must be individually approved of.
There will be 2 projects in the course, each accounts for 20% of the final grade.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

The person responsible for the course will grade both projects and the written exams
An external examiner will be used in addition for the written exams every fourth year, next will be in 2014

Examination support

All written material

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials

Ajax in action, Dave Crane/Eric Pascarello, Manning, 2006
PHP5 and MySQL Bible, Tim Converse/Joyce Park, Wiley Publishing, Inc., 2004