Senast ändrad: 2009-02-19
Godkänd: 2009-03-12

Kunskap och förståelse

For the Master’s Degree, the student should be able to know and understand:

  • The scientific fundamentals and practical applications of computer communication for both wired and wireless networks
  • Protocol models and their realization, primarily the Internet protocols
  • Queuing theory, simulation methodology, traffic measurements and systems experimentation for functional and performance evaluation
  • Scientific methodology and its application on the field of the program.

Färdigheter och förmågor

For the Master’s Degree, the student should be able to:

  • mathematically analyze network functions and protocols,
  • specify, design and construct parts of communication systems and to implement them in software
  • present technical systems and results from studies both orally and in writing, as well as to hold demonstrations of systems 
  • work independently and in group, to plan and lead work, critically evaluate the quality of one’s work and to be able to continuously improve it
  • read and understand research results within the field and to apply the results.

Värderingsförmåga och förhållningssätt

For the Master’s Degree, the student should be able to:

  • apply a scientific approach to his or her own technical work

·         be conscious of the possibilities and limitations of technology, its role in society and how it is being used nationally and internationally·         be aware of ethical issues concerning research and development. Reference to the local degree policy of the Royal Institute of Technology: The KTH-Handbook 2, section 19.1.