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521149S Special Course in Information Technology, 5-8 ECTS cr 
Code 521149S  Validity 01.08.2012 -
Name Special Course in Information Technology  Abbreviation Special Course 
Scope5-8 ECTS cr   
TypeAdvanced Studies Discipline4307 Information Engineering 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Computer Science and Engineering DP 

Teachers
Name
Ojala, Timo Kullervo 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5-8

 
Language of instruction 

English; Finnish when only Finnish-speaking students.

 
Timing 

Autumn and Spring, periods 1-4.

 
Learning outcomes 

The learning outcomes are defined based on the course topic.

 
Contents 

Varies yearly.

 
Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching, also web-based teaching can be used.

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures, exercises, design exercise, project work and seminars depending on the topic of the year. The implementation of the course will be informed separately. The course can be given several times with different contents during the academic year and it can be included into the degree several times.

 
Target group 

M.Sc. level students of Computer Science and Engineering; other students are accepted if there is space in the classes.

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

Will be defined based on the contents.

 
Recommended optional programme components 

No.

 
Recommended or required reading 

Will be announced at the first lecture

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Depends on the working methods.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.

 
Grading 

The course unit utilizes a numerical grading scale 1-5. In the numerical scale zero stands for a fail.

 
Person responsible 

CSE degree program professors.

 
Working life cooperation 

-

 


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