Course syllabus

Distribuerade system
Distributed Systems

EDAP25, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

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

General Information

Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


To give an introduction to the fundamental concepts of distributed systems, their properties and application in practice.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

display basic knowledge of:

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: Laboratory assignments (for a passing mark 3) and optional written exam (for grade 3-5).

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.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: 30
Selection: Completed university credits within the program. Priority is given to students enrolled on programmes that include the course in their curriculum.

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Jörn W. Janneck,