Level of Study
Place of Instruction
Objectives and Content
The course objective is to give the students a practical introduction to programming using the programming language Python.
The course covers simple principles in programming and algorithms.
At the end of the course, the student must have the following learning outcome defined in knowledge, skills, and competences:
- knows basic thinking in programming
- can run simple programs
- knows different ways of storing data
- can simple processing of datasets]
Required Previous Knowledge
Recommended Previous Knowledge
Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap
Reduction 2,5 ECTS to following courses
Access to the Course
For admission, you need to be a student at the University of Bergen and admitted to DIGI-courses.
Teaching and learning methods
Lectures/ 2 hours per week
Lectures/ 7 weeks
Possible offering of physical session at UiB-campus.
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Forms of Assessment
The course has the following forms of assessment:
- Digital written exam from home: 2 hours
Examination only in the teaching semester. Candidates with valid absence from the exam are permitted for early exam the subsequent semester.
The reading list will be available within June 1st for the autumn semester and December 1st for the spring semester.
The course will be evaluated by the students in accordance with the quality assurance system at UiB and the department.
The Programme Committee is responsible for the content, structure and quality of the study programme and courses.
Course coordinator and administrative contact person can be found on Mitt UiB, or contact Studierettleiar@ii.uib.no
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences represented by the Department of Informatics is the course administrator for the course and study programme.
Tlf 55 58 42 00
Type of assessment: Take-home exam
- Assignment handed out
- 19.10.2022, 16:15
- Submission deadline
- 19.10.2022, 18:15
- Withdrawal deadline
- Examination system
- Digital exam