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DD2483 Development of Web Applications with Enterprise Java 6.0 credits

A second course in computer science giving basic skills in Enterprise Java.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
Headings with content from the Course syllabus DD2483 (Autumn 2009–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The structure of a Client-Server-DB system in Enterprise Java. Java Servlet API. Dynamic webpages with Java Server Pages (JSP), Taglib and JavaBeans. Interaction with DBMS thru JDBC. Persitence and distribution with Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB). Design patterns with Model-View-Controller (MVC).

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the students should be able to

  • define concepts and principles used within Enterprise Java,
  • describe structure and function of a Enterprise Java application,
  • use Servlets.
  • use Java Server Pages (JSP) and JavaBeans,
  • use Enterprise Java Beans (EJB),
  • use an application server and modify its configuration.

so that they can

  • design and implement a client-server database system with Enterprise Java.

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

  • Knowledge of Mathematics D, Physics B and Chemistry A is required or equivalent and
  • documented proficiency in Swedish B or English A or equivalent and
  • 90 hp in Information Technology or Mathematics.

Recommended prerequisites

Good skills in Java, one of the courses DD1342, DD1340, DD1341, DD2385 or equivalent and basic knowledge of database management systems (DBMS), one of the courses DD1334, DD1364 or DD1368, IV1008 or equivalent. DD2390 Internetprograming is not mandatory but preferable.


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Will be announced at least 4 weeks before course starts at course web page. The previous year material produced at the department was used.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • LAB1 - Laboratory Work, 4.5 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • PRO1 - Project, 1.5 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

In this course all the regulations of the code of honor at the School of Computer science and Communication apply, see:

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web DD2483

Offered by

CSC/Computer Science

Main field of study

This course does not belong to any Main field of study.

Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

Please discuss with the instructor.