Selection: Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
16 February 2023 – 27 March 2023
Entry requirements: 120 credits including 60 credits in computer science/technology, including a basic course in computer networks. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
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About the course
The course is focused on practical project work in a development project where internationally composed groups of five to eight members design and implement a distributed control system. Topics in distributed systems such as remote objects, global states, atomic transactions and concurrency control, threads and methods for locking as well as accessing shared resources, network programming, programming of embedded systems (e.g. Lego NXT) are covered.