TIE-22307 Data-Intensive Programming, 5 cr

Additional information

Students are expected to have decent programming skills. The basic knowledge of relational databases is recommended.

Person responsible

Antti Luoto, Timo Aaltonen


Implementation Period Person responsible Requirements
TIE-22307 2019-01 1 - 2 Timo Aaltonen
Antti Luoto
Exam and accepted assignment.

Learning Outcomes

The course deals with managing and analysing big data. After the course, a student understands modern solutions for data-intensive programming, she knows their intentions and she has introduced herself to programming in the field.


Content Core content Complementary knowledge Specialist knowledge
1. Understanding the purpose of the selected solutions  Being able to choose a right solution for a specific problem   
2. Understanding the computation paradigm of the introduced solutions  Programming a small programs for small amounts of data  Programming real-world programs for large data sets 
3. Understanding the limits of the solutions     

Study material

Type Name Author ISBN URL Additional information Examination material
Book   Spark: The Definitive Guide   Matei Zaharia and Bill Chambers   9781491912218       Yes   


Course Mandatory/Advisable Description
TIE-20106 Data Structures and Algorithms Mandatory    
YHTTAY-72101 Tietokantojen perusteet Mandatory    

Correspondence of content

Course Corresponds course  Description 
TIE-22307 Data-Intensive Programming, 5 cr TIE-22306 Data-Intensive Programming, 3 cr  

Updated by: Aaltonen Timo, 19.02.2020