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Distributed Systems

Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-18654
Tuition
Full education cost: 17 875 SEK
First payment: 17 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

Distributed systems are built by components/processes that cooperate using computer communication.

The overall aim of the course is to provide an understanding of the challenges you are confronted with when developing such systems as well as the benefits gained from such systems.

Thus this course serves as the basic for further study within the area.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Successfully completed courses corresponding to 120 credits within the subject Computer Science or equivalent. Within the 120 credits the following courses are required; - DIT663 Computer Networks, 7.5 credits or DIT420 Computer Communication, 7.5 credits (or equivalent) - DIT400 Operating systems, 7.5 credits or DIT390 Concurrent programming, 7.5 credits (or equivalent) Applicants must prove their knowledge of English: English 6/English B from Swedish Upper Secondary School or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 285 credits.