INF3110 – Programming Languages
Schedule, syllabus and examination date
Changes in the course due to coronavirus
Autumn 2020 we plan for teaching and examinations to be conducted as described in the course description and on semester pages. However, changes may occur due to the corona situation. You will receive notifications about any changes at the semester page and/or in Canvas.
Spring 2020: Teaching and examinations was digitilized. See changes and common guidelines for exams at the MN faculty spring 2020.
Methods for describing the syntax and semantics of programming languages, including static and dynamic aspects, typing, implementation and run-time systems. Different kinds of programming languages, including functional languages and Prolog.
To familiarize the students with and enable them to master a selection of theoretical and practical aspects of programming languages, and their construction, definition and implementation.
Special admission requirements
In addition to fulfilling the Higher Education Entrance Qualification, applicants have to meet the following special admission requirements:
- Mathematics R1 or Mathematics (S1+S2)
The special admission requirements may also be covered by equivalent studies from Norwegian upper secondary school or by other equivalent studies. Read more about special admission requirements (in Norwegian).
Recommended previous knowledge
- 10 credits overlap with INF4110 – Programming languages (discontinued).
- 10 credits overlap with IN3040 – Programming Languages.
- 9 credits overlap with IN211.
- 6 credits overlap with IN214.
2 hours of lectures and 2 hours of problem sessions per week. Mandatory assignments must be completed during the course. Rules for mandatory assignments.
A 4 hour written digital examination at the end of the semester. The mandatory assignments must be approved prior to the exam.
Examination support material
All written and printed exam resources are allowed.
Grades are awarded on a scale from A to F, where A is the best grade and F is a fail. Read more about the grading system.
Resit an examination
Students who can document a valid reason for absence from the regular examination are offered a postponed examination at the beginning of the next semester.Re-scheduled examinations are not offered to students who withdraw during, or did not pass the original examination.