ID2220 Advanced Topics in Distributed Systems 7.5 credits

Avancerade områden inom distribuerade system

A seminar course discussing resent trends in research in the area of Distributed Systems.

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Information and Communication Technology
  • Grading scale

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

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

The students shall after the course:

  • be able to describe research areas in the field.
  • be able to, through reading research articles, understand a problem description and its solution.
  • be able to discuss problem descriptions and proposed solutions.
  • have the skill to acquire relevant material to better understand a topic.
  • be able to summarize and present a research report.

Course main content

The course consists of a series of seminars where the students will present and discuss research topics in distributed systems.


Langage of instuction: English


Only avaialble to students of the TDISM program.

Recommended prerequisites

Good theoretical knowledge of distributed systems.


Kurslitteraturen består av forskningsartiklar.


  • SEM1 - Seminar, 3.0, grading scale: P, F
  • TEN1 - Examination, 4.5, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination is based on written exam, compulsory attendance, delivery and presentation of assignments.

Written exam 4,5 credits

Seminar 3,0 credits

Grading scale: A-F

Requirements for final grade

Pass on written exam, presence on all of the seminars and well written reports.

Offered by

EECS/Computer Science


Seif Haridi,


Seif Haridi <>

Supplementary information

The course may be canceled if the number of participants is too few.


Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2019.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2019.