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Postgraduate course

Selected Topics in Optimization

ECTS Credits

10

Level of Study

Master/PhD

Full-time/Part-time

Fulltime

Teaching semester

Irregular

Objectives and Content

Objectives: The course aims to give knowledge in the selected optimization topics.

Content: The course deals with optimization theory and algorithms. Exact content wil vary from year to year.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the course the student should have the following learning outcomes defined in terms of knowledge, skills and general competence:

Knowledge

The student

  • knows the theory of the selected optimization topics that have been lectured

Required Previous Knowledge

At least 120 ECTS in computer science, preferably including some mathematics

Recommended Previous Knowledge

Good knowledge to optimization.

Access to the Course

Access to the course requires admission to a master¿s programme at The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Teaching and learning methods

The teaching is given in terms of lectures

Lectures / 2-4 hours per week

Forms of Assessment

Final oral exam

Examination Support Material

None

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.

Assessment Semester

Same semester the course is taught, and the subsequent.

Reading List

The reading list will be available within June 1st for the autumn semester and December 1st for the spring semester

Course Evaluation

The course will be evaluated by the students in accordance with the quality assurance system at UiB and the department

Programme Committee

The Programme Committee is responsible for the content, structure and quality of the study programme and courses.

Course Coordinator

Course coordinator and administrative contact person can be found on Mitt UiB, or contact mailto:studieveileder@ii.uib.no Student adviser

Course Administrator

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences represented by the Department of Informatics is the course administrator for the course and study programme.

Contact

Contact Information

Student adviser:

mailto:studieveileder@ii.uib.no Student adviser

T: 55 58 42 00

Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Oral examination

    Withdrawal deadline
    01.05.2018