The course aims to provide basic knowledge and skills in parallel programming of multicore-based systems, which includes laptops and desktop computers as well as supercomputers. The course covers fundamental concepts in parallel computer architecture, parallel programming models, design of parallel algorithms, design patterns for parallel programs, as well as experimental methodology and performance analysis. The course integrates theory with practice to enhance the ability to apply the learned knowledge.
Parallel programming for multicore-based systems, 7.5 credits
Spring Term 2022
17 January 2022
23 March 2022
Type of studies
Univ: To be admitted you must have 60 ECTS-credits in Computing Science or two years of completed studies, in both cases including C-programming and Unix, (5DV088) or equivalent.
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper Secondary course English A. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Online applications are now open. You will be transferred to Universityadmissions.se.
Application deadline is
15 October 2021.