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TIETS09 Programming Contests 5 op
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Degree Programme in Computer Sciences
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

After completing the course a student is expected to

- be able to design and implement efficiently basic algorithms related to dynamic programming, graphs, numeric algorithms, optimization and geometric algorithms.

- have a deepened understanding of the fundamental role that algorithm design and analysis have in solving real problems.

- be familiar with the most common programming contests, online practise environments and literature on algorithmic programming.


Programming contests, algorithmic programming, dynamic programming, graph algorithms, numeric algoritms, optimization, geometric algorithms.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

Recommended year of study 3rd year or later.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Group work

2 hours lectures, 4-8 hours seminar work, participation in a programming contest.

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Project / practical work 
In English

Seminar, exercises, participation in a programming contest.



Study materials

See the course web page.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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