Syllabus for Advanced Physics - Project Course

Fördjupningskurs i fysik - projektkurs

A revised version of the syllabus is available.

  • 10 credits
  • Course code: 1FA565
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Physics A1N

    Explanation of codes

    The code indicates the education cycle and in-depth level of the course in relation to other courses within the same main field of study according to the requirements for general degrees:

    First cycle
    G1N: has only upper-secondary level entry requirements
    G1F: has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    G1E: contains specially designed degree project for Higher Education Diploma
    G2F: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    G2E: has at least 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements, contains degree project for Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
    GXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified.

    Second cycle
    A1N: has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    A1F: has second-cycle course/s as entry requirements
    A1E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (60 credits)
    A2E: contains degree project for Master of Arts/Master of Science (120 credits)
    AXX: in-depth level of the course cannot be classified.

  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (3), Pass with credit (4), Pass with distinction (5)
  • Established: 2007-03-15
  • Established by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Revised: 2011-09-06
  • Revised by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: week 35, 2011
  • Entry requirements: 120 credits including 75 credits in physics. Admission requires a project plan accepted by the department.
  • Responsible department: Department of Physics and Astronomy

Learning outcomes

The student should be able to combine the knowledge from various areas of physics in order to construct and evaluate experimental measurements and/or theoretical calculations/simulation as well as to be able to report on the results in written and oral form.

Content

The content is defined together with the program coordinator and program advisor to promote further studies within a particular specialisation of the Master programme in Physics.

Instruction

Self studies and a project work. Reading a course in another subject may be part of the project.

Assessment

Written and oral examination of the project performed by the program coordinator and a teacher with the necessary specialisation.

Reading list

The reading list is missing. For further information, please contact the responsible department.