Course syllabus

Computer Programming in Java
Programmering i Java

EDAA10, 7.5 credits, G1 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2024/25
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering LTH
Decided by: PLED C/D
Date of Decision: 2024-04-16
Effective: 2024-05-08

General Information

Depth of study relative to the degree requirements: First cycle, in-depth level of the course cannot be classified
Mandatory 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)

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 exam.

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 - (U, G). Assessment: For a passing grade, approved programming assignments is required. The module includes: Programming assignments.
Code: 0211. Name: Written Examination.
Credits: 3.0. Grading scale: TH - (U, 3, 4, 5). Assessment: Approved examination. The module includes: Written examination.


The number of participants is limited to: No
Kursen överlappar följande kurser: EDA010 EDA011 EDA015 EDA016 EDA017 EDA390 EDA500 EDA501 EDA616 EDA618 EDAA20 EDAA50 EDAA55 EDAA65 EDAA45

Reading list


Course coordinator: Nazila Hasanzade,
Course homepage:

Further information

This course is given at Campus Helsingborg.