Parallel Programming I

Course description Parallel Programming I
Year: 2017-2018
Catalog number: 4343PARPR
  • Prof.dr. H.A.G. Wijshoff
Language: English
Blackboard: No
EC: 6.0
Level: 500
Period: Semester 1
Hours of study: 26:00 hrs
  • Yes Elective choice
  • Yes Contractonderwijs
  • Yes Exchange
  • Yes Study Abroad
  • No Evening course
  • No A la Carte
  • No Honours Class

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 Programming Assignments.


The most recent timetable can be found at the students' 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

Lecturer: prof.dr. Harry Wijshoff
Website: Parallel Programming I