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Software safety

Individual course

The course explores the fundamentals of safety systems engineering and the connection to advance methodologies to design complex technological systems. It focuses on teaching new approaches, frameworks and theories to analyse, design, deploy and manage engineering systems with focus on safety.

This course introduces new techniques for assisting the determination of requirements in software design and development. It also presents and applies new tools for hazard and risk analysis and for designing safety-guided processes with applications in software and system logic design.

After completing the course the student should understand

  • principles of designing, modelling and verification of safety-critical systems,
  • the principles of safety analysis and risk assessment,
  • main issues in ensuring safety of software-intensive safety-critical systems.

More info in Åbo Akademi’s course page.

If you want to do the course exam in another FITech university, please discuss with the course teacher.

Bringing a laptop to the course is recommended, but not mandatory.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

OBS! Du hittar den här kursen på ansökningsblanketten under namnet “Åbo Akademi: FITech-ICT kurser vår 2020”
NB! You will find this course under the name “Åbo Akademi: FITech ICT courses spring 2020” on the application form.
HUOM! Löydät kurssin hakulomakkeella valitsemalla hakukohteen “Åbo Akademi: FITech-ICT kurssit kevät 2020”

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Further information about the studies

Åbo Akademi
FITech ICT contact person

Contact person for applications

Pilvi Lempiäinen , Head of study services
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ICT Studies
Information security,
Software systems
Course code:
0 €
Teaching period:
Application deadline:
Application dates will be announced later
Host university:
Åbo Akademi University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
Teaching methods:
Place of contact learning:
General prerequisites:
No specific requirements.
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