Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
PROGRAMMING AND DATABASESEDAA20
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G1 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. EDAA20 overlaps following cours/es: EDA011, EDA016, EDA017, EDA501, EDA616 and EDAA10. Compulsory for: L2. Course coordinator: Anna Axelsson, Anna.Axelsson@cs.lth.se, Dept of Computer Science. Assessment: Written examination in programming. The final grade of the course is based on the result of this examination. Compulsory course items: laboratory work and assignments in programming and laboratory work in databases.. Parts: 3. Home page: http://cs.lth.se/utbildning.

Aim
The students shall learn how to write small and medium-sized computer programs and attain basic knowledge of object-oriented programing and the programming language Java. They shall also attain basic knowledge of databases.

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

Contents
Programs as models of real systems. Objects and operations, classes and methods. Basic Java programming, fundamental algorithms. Data structures: arrays, the class ArrayList. Inheritance, polymorphism. String classes. Introduction to database systems. The basics of the relational model, the query language SQL. E/R and UML diagrams.

Literature
Holm, P: Objektorienterad programmering och Java, 3rd Ed. Studentlitteratur 2007. ISBN: 978-91-44-04830-7.

Parts

Code: 0110. Name: Programming, Compulsory Course Items.
Higher education credits: 3. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: For a passing grade, the laboratory work and assignments must be completed. Contents: Programming laboratory work and assignments .

Code: 0210. Name: Programming, Written Examination.
Higher education credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination in programming. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination.

Code: 0310. Name: Databases, Compulsory Course Items.
Higher education credits: 1,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: For a passing grade, the database laboratory work must be completed. Contents: Laboratory work.