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Computer Engineering MA, Advanced Software Development, 7.5 credits

General data

Code: DT007A
Subject/Main field: Datateknik
Cycle: Second cycle
Credits: 7.5
Progressive specialization: A1F - Second cycle, has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
Answerable department: Department of Information and Communication Systems
Answerable faculty: Faculty of Science, Technology and Media
Established: 1/9/2009
Date of change: 7/11/2013
Version valid from: 8/15/2013


In this course, you will conduct a larger, project-based, programming assignment. The aim is in addition to increased programming experience to give you a depth of any area in Computer Engineering at advanced level.

Course objectives

After passing the course you have
-a thorough knowledge, skills and ability score in the software development.
- deepened knowledge of how to formulate and interpret the limitations of a project.


The course consists of a programming-based project.

Entry requirements

Computer Engineering BA (A-C), 60 higher education credits, including 22.5 higher education credits of programming and Computer Engineering MA, 15 higher education credits.

Selection rules and procedures

The selectionprocess is in accordance with the Higher Education Ordinance and the local order of admission.

Teaching form

The course can be implemented as campus course or web-based distance.

Examination form

7.5 hp, P101: Project with presentation
Grades: A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F. A-E is Pass, Fx and F are Fail.

Assessment criteria for this subject can be found on

Grading system

The grades A, B, C, D, E, Fx and F are given on the course. On this scale the grades A through E represent pass levels, whereas Fx and F represent fail levels.

Course reading

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