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ID1212 Network Programming 7.5 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus ID1212 (Autumn 2021–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Basic concepts for distributed applications, for example

  • Distributed applications that communicate over sockets.
  • Distributed applications that communicate over RMI and message queues.
  • Web applications and application servers.
  • Framework, design and handling of threads for above-mentioned applications.

Intended learning outcomes

After a pass mark on course, the student should be able to develop distributed applications that communicate using different communication paradigms and then use appropriate design and architecture.

Course disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

Knowledge and skills in programming, 7.5 higher education credits, equivalent to completed course ID1018. 

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

Basic knowledge in database technoogy. Used some DBMS.


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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

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


  • INL1 - Assignments, 4.5 credits, grading scale: P, F
  • PRO1 - Project work, 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.

The final mark of the course is decided by tasks for higher grades in the test part of the course.

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

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Course web ID1212

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Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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Transitional regulations

The module TEN1 can be replaced by the module LABA

Supplementary information

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