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Secure web services (5 cr)

Code: KT00DN48-3003

General information


06.04.2022 - 22.04.2022


29.08.2022 - 18.12.2022


5 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


10 - 35

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Cyber Security


  • Kimmo Kääriäinen

Responsible person

Kimmo Kääriäinen

Student groups

  • KTKT21SP
    Cybersecurity, full-time studies


You are able develop secure webpages using modern technologies.
You understand designing principles and their importance in the development process.
You are able to take into account usability and security perspectives in your work.


How to get started in the development of a webpage ?
How do browsers and secure communications between them and the server work?
How do browsers render web pages and which parts are generated where?
How to design and maintain responsive webpages?


Online self-study material, online resources and laboratory exercises

Teaching methods

Scheduled track:
You participate into scheduled contact lessons. You studies are progressing in the pace of the group schedule and self paced learning activities.

Independent track:
If you are working in a company, organization or a higher education project aligned with the study unit learning outcomes, you are able to complete the study unit in your workplace. In this case contact your responsible teacher in the beginning of the studies to agree with a development project you can execute in your work. Successful completion requires you study the topics in theory and practice. You must show your skills via a demonstration, which is determined based on learning objectives.

Blended track:
You study the topics by yourself and execute required learning activities. In this case contact your responsible teacher in the beginning of the studies to agree on the required activities and demonstration of your skills

Employer connections

Not planned

Exam schedules

Retakes are arranged as needed in agreement with the teacher

Student workload

Achieving the learning outcomes requires 135 hours of work of which about third are contact lessons and laboratory exercises and the rest are self study, practice exams and remote exercises

Evaluation scale


Assessment methods and criteria

Assessment is based on learning activities and assignments