Skip to main content

FDD3316 Robotics, Reading Group 6.0 credits

This is a reading group covering the wide and interdisciplinary research area of robotics. Each seminar typically focuses on one specific paper which participants are expected to read before the session. At the session the paper is presented and discussed together. Topics are defined based on interest of the participants and to get a good overview of the field.

Choose semester and course offering

Choose semester and course offering to see information from the correct course syllabus and course offering.

Headings with content from the Course syllabus FDD3316 (Spring 2019–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Subjects within robotics in the research front-line .

Intended learning outcomes

After the course the student should be able to

* ) read research articles that treat the research area within robotics and explain their essence for other,

* ) discuss research articles within robotics regarding the quality, choice of method and choice of experimental strategy.

Course disposition

No information inserted

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

The student must carry out research on a PhD level within the field of robotics or a similar area of research.

Recommended prerequisites

No information inserted


No information inserted


No information inserted

Examination and completion

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

Grading scale

P, F


  • EXA1 - Examination, 6.0 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

Active participation in at least 24 seminar sessions, presenting at at least two of these.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

No information inserted

Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

No information inserted


Profile picture Florian Pokorny

Profile picture Jana Tumová

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 FDD3316

Offered by

EECS/Robotics, Perception and Learning

Main field of study

No information inserted

Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

No information inserted


Iolanda Leite,

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at EECS/Robotics, Perception and Learning