Course Syllabus for

Project in Computer Science
Projekt i datavetenskap

EDAN70F, 7.5 credits

Valid from: Autumn 2017
Decided by: Professor Thomas Johansson
Date of establishment: 2017-03-22

General Information

Division: Computer Science (LTH)
Course type: Course given jointly for second and third cycle
The course is also given at second-cycle level with course code: EDAN70
Teaching language: Swedish


The aim of the course is to develop a deeper understanding of a subarea of computer science.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Judgement and Approach

For a passing grade the doctoral student must be able to reflect on the project in a short report

Course Contents

In this course, the student perform a project within a subarea of computer science with connection to the resarch being performed at the department and the courses given at the department. The course gives an opportunity to further deepen the knowledge within an area of computer science the student has already become familiar with by taking other courses at the department. The course includes: supervised literature studies via databases and library supervised practical work within the chose project area written report in Swedish or English according to standard from international reviewed journals and oral presentation, in Swedish or English, at a public seminar Available project topics can vary from course instance to course instance and will be announced beforehand on the course web page. Examples of possible topics include language technology, intelligent systems, and compilers. No guarantee is given that all topics will be available at each course instance. If supervisors are available within the research groups of the department, an individual course plan can be made for a project performed within one of the research projects at the department.

Course Literature

Original scientific articles or other litteratur related to the chose topic.

Instruction Details

Type of instruction: Project

Examination Details

Examination format: Written report
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Assumed prior knowledge: EDAA01 Programming - Second Course plus one of the department’s courses on G2 or A level related to the chosen topic for the project. The specific course requirements and available project topics will be explicitly stated at the course web page for each course instance

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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