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Parallel Programming


Admission requirements

Bachelor Computer Science


The course consists out of 4 parts: Introduction to Parallel Programming and Parallel Architectures, Parallel Algorithms (Principles of Parallel Algorithm Design, Numerical Algorithms, Graph Algorithms, and Sorting Algorithms), Existing Parallel Programming Paradigms, and New Parallel Programming Paradigms.

Course objectives

Lectures and Assignments. Assignments consists of programming assignment and/or theoretical assignments.


The most recent timetable can be found at the LIACS website

Assessment method

Exam and Assignments. Exam is open book.


You have to sign up for classes and examinations (including resits) in uSis. Check this link for more information and activity codes.

Contact information

Study coordinator Computer Science, Riet Derogee


Parallel Programming