Curriculum

The curriculum of the Bachelor Degree in Informatics Engineering was approved by the School Board on 21 October 2009. It is compliant with the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and its academic load is 240 ECTS:

  • 132 compulsory credits
  • 48 specialization credits, one subject to be chosen out of the five on offer
  • 42 optional credits
  • 18 credits for the final project, which should be associated with the chosen area of specialization

Study plan structure

Subjects are divided into semesters. There are two semesters in each academic year. There are eight subjects in the first year worth 7.5 ECTS credits each. All other subjects on the Bachelor Degree in Computing Engineering are worth 6 ECTS credits. Twelve credits are awarded in the eighth semester for subjects or seminars and the final project.

The figure below shows how the curriculum for the Degree in Informatics Engineering is divided up.

 

Semester 1

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Semester 2

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Compulsory
7,5 ECTS

Semester 3

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Semester 4

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Semester 5

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Specialisation compulsory
6 ECTS

Specialisation compulsory
6 ECTS

Specialisation compulsory
6 ECTS

Specialisation compulsory
6 ECTS

Semester 6

Compulsory
6 ECTS

Specialisation complement
6 ECTS

Specialisation complement
6 ECTS

Compulsory specialisation
6 ECTS

Compulsory specialisation
6 ECTS

Semester 7

Optional
6 ECTS

Optional
6 ECTS

Optional
6 ECTS

Optional
6 ECTS

Optional / Workshop
6 ECTS

Semester 8

Optional
6 ECTS

Optional / Workshop
6 ECTS

Compulsory Subjects

The figure below shows a breakdown of compulsory subjects by semester.

Semester 1
PRO1
Programming 1
7,5 ECTS
F
Physics
7,5 ECTS
Semester 2
PRO2
Programming 2
7,5 ECTS
M1
Mathematics 1
7,5 ECTS
M2
Mathematics 2
7,5 ECTS
Semesters 5 and 6
PAR
Parallelism
6 ECTS

 

 

You'll find detailed information on each subject in section subjects of the curriculum for a degree in Informatics Engineering.

Compulsory subjects requisites

In order to be able to register in a subject is necessary to have carried out some necessary requisites. There are four types of requisites: Prerequisite, Corequisite, Precorequisite, Orequisite.

Requisits assignatures obligatories


If a subject A is prerequisite of another subject B, it means that to be able to register B is necessary to have passed the subject A.
If a subject A is corequisite of another subject B, it means that to be able to register B is necessary to have passed or to be register in the subject A.
If a subject A is precorequisite of another subject B, it means that to be able to register B it is necessary to be registered (a quadrimester before at least) subject A. But, in case of havig a list of precorequits (A precorequsite of B, and B precorequisite of C), it won't be posible to register subject C until subject A has not been passed.
If two subjects A and B are orequisite of subject C, it means that to register subject C it is necessary to have passed either subject A or subject B.

Optional subjects

Optional subjects are taken in the 7th and 8th semesters. A total amount of 42 ECTS credits must be obtained from a combination of any of the following activities: