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Content and learning outcomes
Operating systems, especially Unix, the computer system of the school, the hardware of a computer, and text editing. Theory and practical exercises concerning all aspects of basic programming and software development. The programming language Java is used. Simple data structures such as lists and stacks.
Intended learning outcomes
On completion of the course, course participant should be able to
- use common computer tools, especially the computer environment at D,
- design and implement simple sequential programs
- use programming to solve problems,
in order to be able to
- find and use correct programming techniques for a given problem,
- take advanced courses within computer science and numerical analysis.
Literature and preparations
Will be announced no later than 4 weeks before the start of the course on the course web.
Examination and completion
If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.
- HEM1 - Assignment, 5.5 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
- LAB1 - Laboratory, 1.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.
The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.
Other requirements for final grade
LAB1 - Laboratory sessions, 1.5 hp, grading scale: P, F
HEM1 - Home assignment, 5.5 hp, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination
Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination
- All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
- In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
- In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.
Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.Course web DD1337
Main field of study
In this course, the EECS code of honor applies, see: