Course syllabus

Inledande programmering med Python
Introduction to Programming Using Python

EDAA70, 7,5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2020/21
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2020-03-30

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Elective for: B4, K4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The purpose of the course is to give students an introduction to programming. The focus is on computer science concepts and programming skills with problem solving and stepwise development.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must



Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Written examination. To qualify for the written examination, students must have completed the compulsory course items.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0120. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination. The final grade of the course is based on the result of this examination. To qualify for the written examination, the compulsory course items must be completed. Contents: Written examination.
Code: 0220. Name: Laboratory Work and Assignments.
Credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: The compulsory laboratory work and the assignments must be completed to qualify for a passing grade. Contents: Laboratory work and assignments.


The number of participants is limited to: 60
Selection: Completed university credits within the program. Priority is given to students enrolled on programmes that include the course in their curriculum.
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 15.
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA011, EDA010, EDA015, EDA016, EDA017, EDA390, EDA500, EDA501, EDA616, EDA618, EDAA10, EDAA20, EDAA55, EDAA65, EDAA45, EDAA50

Reading list

Contact and other information

Director of studies: Studierektor,
Course coordinator: Niklas Fors,
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