Web Application Development

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The course has as general objectives to qualify technicians capable of analysing, planning, producing, testing and validating Web application solutions, using computer technologies, and integrating them on mobile devices.


a) specify requirements for the development of solutions; b) develop web systems - client-side and server-side; c) develop applications for desktop, web and mobile platforms; d) design and manage databases and systems to support the management of the information system; e) install and configure computer applications and development support tools; f) apply standard tools, technologies and methodologies of web applications and systems’ development; g) apply international rules and recommendations, as well as security policies, in order to guarantee the integrity and security of the developed solutions; h) collaborate in teams for the development of applications and web systems; i) prepare technical documentation for the solutions obtained.

Admission Requirements

Those who meet the following conditions may apply to this CTeSP: a) holders of a high school diploma or legal equivalent and have had approval in Mathematics; b) applicants aged over 23 who have approved the special exams for assessing their capability to attend higher education, with written exam in Mathematics; c) holders of a diploma of technological specialization, of CTeSP or a University/Polytechnic degree, with approval in Mathematics; d) holders of a high school diploma or legal equivalent, or holders of a diploma of technological specialization, or CTeSP, or a University/Polytechnic degree, whose educational plans do not include Mathematics, who have approved in a specific exam on Mathematics.

Professional Opportunities

Web application design and development activities for different platforms in companies and public and private entities.


Ponta Delgada

Course Code


ECTS Credits



2 Years

Study Regime

Full-time attendance, presence required in daytime schedule


  • Direcção Geral de Ensino Superior
  • R/Cr 340/2015 de 04-08-2015

Study Program

Code Name Year Semester
0000315Computer Applications1st year1st semester
0000312Computer Architecture1st year1st semester
0000294Elements of Mathematics1st year1st semester
0000309Multimedia Tools1st year1st semester
0000310Program Design1st year1st semester
0000298Web Design I1st year1st semester
0000297Web Programming I1st year1st semester
0000306Computer Networks1st year2nd semester
0000302Content Management Systems1st year2nd semester
0000304Databases1st year2nd semester
0000313Operating Systems1st year2nd semester
0000299Technical English1st year2nd semester
0000307Web Design II1st year2nd semester
0000300Web Programming II1st year2nd semester
0000303Agile software development methodologies2nd year1st semester
0000295Application Development in Frameworks2nd year1st semester
0000308Portuguese Language I2nd year1st semester
0000296Programming for Mobile Devices2nd year1st semester
0000305Web Security2nd year1st semester
0000301Web Services2nd year1st semester
0000311Internship2nd year2nd semester