.NET development

7.5 credits

Syllabus, Bachelor's level, 2IS225

A revised version of the syllabus is available.
Education cycle
First cycle
Main field(s) of study and in-depth level
Software Engineering G1F
Grading system
Fail (U), Pass (G), Pass with distinction (VG)
Finalised by
The Department Board, 2 May 2017
Responsible department
Department of Informatics and Media

General provisions

The course is included in the following degree programme:

• Bachelor’s programme in Information Systems, specialisation software engineering, 180 credits.

Is also given as a freestanding course

Entry requirements

30 credits in software engineering or equivalent

Learning outcomes

Regarding knowledge and understanding the student is expected to be able to on completion of the course:

• Describe possibilities that .NET framework provides for development of web applications

• Account for language mechanisms in C#

• Describe the principles of Object Relational Mapping (ORM)

Regarding competence and skills the student is expected to be able to on completion of the course:

• Develop and configure web applications with ASP.NET with separated layers for presentation, business logic and database

• Use the security model in ASP.NET for authentication and authorization

• Design applications with data access via LINQ and SQL

Regarding judgement and approach the student is expected to be able to on completion of the course:

• Evaluate the suitability of solutions based on clients' needs considering maintenance and performance


The course covers the C# language and its specific language constructs as well as central parts of the .NET framework. Also aspects around ORM, configuration and data management with ADO.NET are covered. The course includes development of a web application, which includes problem-solving as well as to document the solution in writing and account for its qualities.

Component 1: Basic C# 1.5 credits

The component covers basic language constructs in C#.

Component 2: Basic ASP.NET 3 credits

The component covers the possibilities of the .NET framework and the creation of web applications from the client/server perspective.

Component 3: .NET and Data management 1.5 credits

The component covers ORM and ADO.NET with SQL and LINQ for connection to different data sources.

Component 4: .NET Security 1.5 credits

The component covers .NETs security model for authentication and authorization.


Teaching is given as lectures and exercises.


The course is examined through written examination, written assignments and oral presentations.

For the grade Pass in the whole course, it is required that all components are passed. For the grade Pass with distinction it is furthermore required that at least three components are passed with distinction.

Other directives

The course is given on Campus Gotland and as a distance course.