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Software Security

The course's intent is for students to gain the knowledge required to make them useful contributing members of a software development team where security of the product is taken seriously.

Programming ability is not presumed given that the student may choose to specialise in for example managerial aspects and standards, besides covering architectures, vulnerabilities, problem discovery, avoidance and mitigation etc.

  • Course structure

    Teaching format

    The teaching consists of lectures and seminars.


    The course is examined as follows: 

    • written examination
    • written assignments


  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • Course literature

    Note that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.

  • Contact

    This course is part of a programme or incoming exchange studies and is not available for application as a stand-alone course.

    Find more information about Master’s programmes here

    Student counsellor - master