Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After taking the course you are able to design, implement and document a self-contained object-oriented program and to justify key design decisions made during the process. You understand how design choices may affect program quality. You know how to use development tools such as unit testing, version control and build tools.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 12.01.2022 - 18.02.2022

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Lauri Malmi, Otto Seppälä

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Basics of computer program design, programming tools, techniques and methodology. More advanced programming abstractions. The personal course project includes planning, programming and documenting activities. 

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    The course contains compulsory exercises and a personal programming project, both of which affect the final course grade. A more detailed explanation of the assessment criteria is listed on the course platform.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures 12 h, Exercises and self-study material 36 h, Multi-form Teaching 12h, Project 80 h.


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Informed later on the course platform

Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Overlapping with  CS-C2120 Programming Studio 2. Both of them cannot be included in the same degree.

    Teaching Period:

    2020-2021 Spring III-V

    2021-2022 Spring III-V

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