2017-2018 / INFO2051-1

Object-oriented programming on mobile devices


15h Th, 10h Pr, 90h Proj.

Number of credits

 Bachelor in computer science5 crédits 
 Master of science in computer science and engineering (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in computer science (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Laurent Mathy

Language(s) of instruction

English language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

In this course, the students build, in small groups, an application for the Android mobile platform (in Java).
The project is subdivided in phases to spread the load across the quadrimester and provide early remediation.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

In this course, the student will acquire:
- the capability to develop a non-trivial object-oriented application;
- a working knowledge of programming on the Android platform, as well as mobile application design principles.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Object-oriented programming in Java

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lectures and a group programming project.
The students propose their own project, subject to the course conveynor's approval.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

Some lectures and project.

Recommended or required readings

Assessment methods and criteria

Final application presentation. Project evaluation. No exam.
There is no guaranteed support for projects to be resubmitted for the resit session.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks