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Qualification descriptor for Higher Education Diploma with specialisation in Computer Science and Engineering
Högskoleexamen med inriktning mot datateknik

Degree regulations of 2007
First cycle
NameStart termFor admitted until
Computer Engineering (Datateknik) A08S15
Qualification descriptor approved on 2007-11-08 by Ordförande teknisk fakultetsnämnd. Qualification descriptor updated on 2010-04-23 by Chef Utbildnings- och forskningsenhet.
Examanition Objectives
Higher Education Act
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Higher Education Ordinance

Annex 2

Knowledge and understanding
For a University Diploma students must
- demonstrate knowledge and understanding of their main field of study, including an awareness of the scientific basis of the field and knowledge of some applicable methods in the field.

Skills and abilities
For a University Diploma students must
- demonstrate an ability to seek, gather and critically interpret relevant information so as to formulate answers to well-defined questions in their main field of study; - demonstrate an ability to present their knowledge and discuss it with different groups; and - demonstrate the skills required to work independently with certain tasks in the field that the education concerns.

Judgement and approach
For a University Diploma students must
- demonstrate knowledge of and be capable of dealing with ethical issues in their main field of study.

Detailed objectives for this degree

After completing the education programme, the student shall be able to:

  • Knowledge to define, explain and use central ideas in Computer Engineering, in a way that will show fundamental knowledge in this area,
  • Abillity to identify, formulate and handle questions regarding Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering,
  • Ability to work with project tasks in a way that will show knowledge of project as a working method, both individually and in a team,
  • Knowledge to use various learning platforms and other IT based aids to communicate with others and independently seek out new knowledge.

Computer Engineering
The programme requires 120 credits.

The credits stated indicate the total for all courses leading to the degree. All courses are to have been completed and passed.

Special requirements
Higher Education Ordinance and Luleå University of Technology
Independent project (diploma project)
For a University Diploma students must have completed an independent project (diploma project) in their main field of study, within the framework of the course requirements. (The Higher Education Ordinance, Annex 2 Qualifications ordinance)

The student shall have completed an independent degree project equal to a minimum of 7.5 credits within the framework of the course requirements. All courses included in degrees the equivalent of 120 credits are at first cycle level. (Riktlinjer för Bolognaanpassning (Guidelines for Bologna adaptation), LTU Dnr 783-06)

All course requirements for this degree are stated in the official syllabus.

Degree certificate

A degree certificate will be issued upon application to students who fulfil the requirements for a degree.

Course requirements for this degree