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II1306 Introduction to IT 1.5 credits

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Headings with content from the Course syllabus II1306 (Spring 2024–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

The course includes planning, implementing of smaller projects with a traditional project methodology with application in a simple project. Writing of simple reports/summaries with correct reference management. Discussions and reflections around study techniques and different methods to manage his/her studies at KTH in a good way.

Intended learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to give an introduction to the subject area and to give basic skills in project model and writing of simple reports. The course should also support the student's own ability to plan and carry out his/her education on the path to an engineering degree. After the course, the student should be able to

  • plan and carry out smaller assignments and projects in stipulated time
  • understand and be able to apply the basics of a traditional project methodology
  • write smaller reports with correct reference management
  • plan, carry out and reflect on his/her studies and study techniques.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

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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, 1.5 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.

Project planning
Implementation of a project
Shorter report
Reflection around study techniques

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 room in Canvas

Registered students find further information about the implementation of the course in the course room in Canvas. A link to the course room can be found under the tab Studies in the Personal menu at the start of the course.

Offered by

Main field of study


Education cycle

First cycle

Add-on studies

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Supplementary information

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