Selected Topics in Information Theory and Coding Theory

Postgraduate course

Course description

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.


Semester of Instruction

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.
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.
Examination Support Material