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Before choosing course

The general aim of the course is that the student will be able to use software for word processing, calculation and presentation in order to manage the studies and, in a long-term perspective, the future working life as an engineer.

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters
* Retrieved from Course syllabus HN1010 (Autumn 2013–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Word processing

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the course, the student shall be able to:

  • format text, figures and headings, rationally and uniformly.
  • create and use format and document templates.
  • freely handle page numbering of documents.
  • generate tables of contents and connect to, for example, page numbering.
  • handle references in documents.
  • use mathematical formulae in a calculating program.
  • present numerical values in tables and diagrams.
  • present facts by means of presentation programs.
  • be able to describe the importance of using format templates and version management in cases where a report has several authors.

Course Disposition


Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Knowledge corresponding to admission requirements for Bachelor of Science in Engineering.

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


  • RED1 - Report, 1,5 hp, betygsskala: 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

Approved presentations.

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 HN1010

Offered by

ITM/Sustainable Production Development

Main field of study


Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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