Course syllabus

Flertr├ądad programmering
Concurrent Programming

EDAP10, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2021/22
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2021-04-20

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Compulsory for: D3
Elective for: BME5-sbh, C4-pv, E4-pv, F4, F4-pv, M4-me, Pi4-pv
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


Concurrent programs combine parallel, asynchronous activities, frequently interacting with a physical environment. Applications include control systems, network communication, and interactive systems. The course aims to give students ability and skills to design robust, efficient, and well-structured concurrent programs.

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: Compulsory lab work and written examination. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination.

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: 0119. Name: Written Examination in Concurrent Programming.
Credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Written examination. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written exam.
Code: 0219. Name: Compulsory Course Items.
Credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: For a passing grade, the laboratory work must be completed. Contents: Compulsory laboratory work.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA698, EDA040, EDAF85, EDAF55

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Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Patrik Persson,
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