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DD1349 Project in Introduction to Computer Science 3.0 credits

A basic computer science course Consisting of the concluding programming project.

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus DD1349 (Spring 2021–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

A programming project with associated theory. The programming language Java is used.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the course, course participants should be able to

  • design and implement simple programs
  • use programming to solve problems,
  • participate in professional programming development and be familiar with the different roles and tasks of the programmer

in order to

  • efficiently use computers in their continuing education and working life
  • find and use correct technique for a given problem,
  • take advanced courses within computer science and numerical analysis.

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Completed courses in programming equivalent to DD1337 and algorithms and data structures equivalent to DD1338

Active participation in a course offering where the final examination is not yet reported in LADOK is considered equivalent to completion of the course.

Registering for a course is counted as active participation. The term 'final examination' encompasses both the regular examination and the first re-examination.

Recommended prerequisites

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Examination and completion

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

Grading scale

P, F


  • PRO1 - Project, 3.0 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

Project (PRO1; 3 credits).

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

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Offered by

Main field of study


Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

All second-level courses in computer science.


Richard James Glassey (

Supplementary information

In this course, the EECS code of honor applies, see: