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Postgraduate course

Selected Topics in Information Theory and Coding Theory

  • ECTS credits10
  • Teaching semesterSpring, Autumn
  • Course codeINF349
  • Number of semesters1
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Main content

Teaching semester


Objectives and Content

The course deals with current topics in information theory and coding theory, and its content will vary from time to time.

Learning Outcomes

After completing the course the student should be able to:

  • Explain and master the main methods within the topic.
  • Perform independent research in the topic.

Required Previous Knowledge

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

Recommended Previous Knowledge

Depends on the contents of the course.

Forms of Assessment

Oral exam.

Examination Support Material


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.


Student adviser:

mailto:studieveileder@ii.uib.no">Student adviser

T: 55 58 42 00