Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After the course, you can work as a software developer in a large team. You understand the structure and technical and non-technical challenges of software development projects, and you can apply Scrum framework in a software project. Furthermore you learn to apply the development tools and implementation technologies used in the chosen project. In some of the project teams you learn to work in an international work environment in English.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 04.09.2024 - 20.11.2024

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Jari-Pekka Vanhanen, Casper Lassenius

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The course consists of a software development project which will be done for a real client from industry or academia. The projects use the Scrum framework which is taught before the project starts. The activities include project management, requirements specification, design, coding, quality assurance, and system delivery. Students from the CS-E4910 Software Project 3 course work as Scrum Masters in the project teams.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Project work.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures in the beginning of the course, then mostly project work.


Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language: English

    Teaching Period: 2024-2025 Autumn I - II
    2025-2026 Autumn I - II