TDT4105 - Information Technology, Introduction


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Written examination 100/100 4 timer

Course content

The course gives the following knowledge:
1. Provides basic knowledge about the main elements in information technology: computer hardware, software, communication and network, and ICT in the society.
2. Provide basic knowledge about the main elements in procedure-oriented programming.
3. Provide basic knowledge about the process from a problem to a working program.
The course gives the following skills:
1. Be able to do simple reasoning about ICT related to social issues, legal issues and ethical issues.
2. Be able to perform simple analysis of how ICT systems work.
3. Be able to utilize the basics in practical, procedure-oriented programming.
4. Be able to use relevant programming tools.
5. Be able to carry out small programming projects. MATLAB will be used as the programming language in this course.

Learning outcome

The students will get a general insight into information technology and develop knowledge, practical skills and attitude in practical use of information technological methods. The students will learn basic procedural programming.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercise lecture og mandatory exercises. If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may change from written to oral.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Announced at the start of semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IT1101 3.7
IT1102 7.5
IT1103 3.7
SIF8007 7.5
TDT4110 7.5
TDT4115 7.5

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2011

Language of instruction: -


Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 2011-12-08 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
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