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Basic course in C programming

Individual course

Max amount of FITech students: 100

Persons without a valid study right at a Finnish university or university of applied sciences have preference to this course.

Course contents

  • Basic concepts of systems-level programming
  • Basics of the C programming language
  • Dynamic memory management and its application in common data structures
  • Basic use of programming and debugging tools for C
  • Small programming exercises in C

After completing the course, the student knows the basics of C programming language and can independently write short programs using the C language.

Teaching schedule

The course only contains 2 lectures (recorded and available online) in addition to weekly programming home exercises. The materials are available online. Students can ask for help with exercises during the week during online support sessions.

Completion methods

The course can be completed fully online. There will be weekly deadlines.

More information in Aalto University’s course page.

You can get a digital badge after completing this course.

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Responsible teachers

Aalto University
Yusein Ali
Aalto University
Jukka Manner

Further information about studies

Aalto University
FITech ICT contact person

Contact person for applications

FITech Network University
Monica Sandberg, Student services specialist
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Teaching period:
Application deadline:
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Host university:
Aalto University
Study is open for:
Adult learner,
Degree student
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General prerequisites:
Basic programming skills
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