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Cloud and Mobile Computing

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IITS3302
Curriculum: IT 2020
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 4 (2023-2024)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 5 cr
Responsible Teacher: Kankaanpää, Timo
Language of Instruction: English

Courses During the Academic Year 2023-2024

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
3012TT2020-4, TT2020-4A2023-08-28 – 2023-12-16Ghodrat Moghadampour, Matti TuomaalaEnglish2023-08-01 – 2023-09-06
3013IT2020-4, IT2020-4A2023-08-28 – 2023-12-16Ghodrat Moghadampour, Matti TuomaalaEnglish2023-08-01 – 2023-09-06

Learning Outcomes

After the course, the student understands how to develop modern mobile applications, she is familiar with cloud computing environments, and she understand the special characteristics of the cloud systems.

Student's Workload

135 h, which contains 70 h of scheduled contact studies.
The assessment of student’s own learning 1 h is included in contact lessons.

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Object Oriented Programming, Java Server Programming.


Design and implementation of an Android application. Implementation of a cloud-based server solution; authentication, enabling global scaling and consideration of the cost structure of the cloud solution.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

The material delivered by the teacher, online material.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, exercises and a final project.

Assessment Criteria

Grade 5: The student is able to independently implement a client-server solution for a mobile client using a cloud-based server solution. The student can take into consideration the special features of mobile systems (touch screen, location and status data availability) and is able to efficiency use the modern cloud systems.
Grade 3: The student is able to work as a member of a software team for mobile solution development. She can implement either a mobile user interface or a cloud-based server side solution.
Grade 1: The student knows the principles of mobile solutions and cloud-based systems.

Assessment Methods

Exercises, an examination and a final assigment.