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DD1346 Object-Oriented Program Construction 6.0 credits

The course treats principles for object oriented programming, object oriented programming in Java, modeling with UML and design patterns.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
Headings with content from the Course syllabus DD1346 (Autumn 2011–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Programming in Java including library usage, modeling with UML, principles for object oriented design, design patterns.
Lab work in Java, UML tasks.

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the student should be able to

  • explain and use object oriented concept
  • use object oriented principles in programming
  • draw UML class diagrams to plan and document programming work
  • interpret UML class diagrams
  • describe some common design patterns and recognize situations where they should be applied
  • develop object oriented programs in Java
  • use Java's library classes and frameworks.

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

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Recommended prerequisites

DD1345 Fundamentals of Programming and Computer Science or corresponding.


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Will be announced at least 4 weeks before course start at course web page.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F


  • LAB1 - Laboratory Assignments, 2.0 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • LAB2 - Laboratory Assignments, 2.0 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 2.0 credits, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, 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.

In this course all the regulations of the code of honor at the School of Computer science and Communication apply, see:

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Ethical approach

  • 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

Course web

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 DD1346

Offered by

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Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

DD2352 Algorithms and Complexity, DD1334 Database Technology, DD2387 Program System Construction using C++, DD2423 Image Analysis and Computer Vision, DD2431 Machine Learning, DD2418 Language Engineering and others.


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Supplementary information

Only one of the following courses can be counted in your degree:DD1346, DD1332, DD1340, DD1341, DD1342, DD1343, DD1344, DD2385.