Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 4. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. ETSA05 overlap following cours/es: ETS141, ??1743 och ETS141. Compulsory for: C1, D2. Course coordinator: Martin Höst,, Inst f datavetenskap. Prerequisites: Programmeringsteknik. Assessment: Reports from the individual assignment are evaluated and graded individually. Attendance to the seminar is part of the examination.The final grade is calculated based on the individual assignment and the level of attendance to the seminars. Parts: 2. Home page:

The objective of the course is to give the student basic knowledge about ethical questions that are relevant for software engineers. In addition to this quality requirements describing products and systems with respect to different peoples needs’ are elaborated, and legal aspects of engineering are discussed.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must

understand in which situations ethical and legal questions are important for an engineer.


Wohlin, C., "Introduktion till Programvaruutveckling",
Studentlitteratur, 2005, ISBN 91-44-02861-X
Additional material distributet by the department.


Code: 0108. Name: Seminars.
Higher education credits: 2. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Participation and approved assignments.

Code: 0208. Name: Individual Assignment.
Higher education credits: 2. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Quality assessment of developed material.