Course syllabus

Programmering i Java
Computer Programming in Java

EDAA10, 7,5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2023/24
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2023-04-18

General Information

Compulsory for: IDA1, IEA1
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


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.

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


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. Object-oriented program development.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: For final grades, approved compulsory course items and an approved written exam are required. In order to participate in the exam, the compulsory course items must be completed. The final grade for 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: 0111. Name: Compulsory Course Item.
Credits: 4,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: For a passing grade, approved programming assignments is required. Contents: Programming assignments.
Code: 0211. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 3. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Approved examination. Contents: Written examination. Further information: The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination. To qualify for the written examination, students must have completed the compulsory course items.


The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA010, EDA011, EDA015, EDA016, EDA017, EDA390, EDA500, EDA501, EDA616, EDA618, EDAA20, EDAA50, EDAA55, EDAA65, EDAA45

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Nazila Hasanzade,
Course homepage:
Further information: This course is given at Campus Helsingborg.