Higher education credits in science and engineering (maximum 240 credits)
Outline for distance course:
The course is taught through online lectures, video lectures, and supervision of assignments. Communication between teachers and students takes place via an e-learning platform and through e-meeting tools. Distance education requires that you have access to a computer with a stable internet connection and access to a webcam.
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24 May 2021 – 7 June 2021
120 credits in science/engineering, including 30 credits in physics and 5 credits programming. Nuclear Physics or Modern Physics is recommended. English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
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About the course
The course Computational reactor physics with Python is for you who want to understand the basics of reactor physics and applied nuclear physics while at the same time improving your programming skills. In the course, you will, among other things, learn how to simulate reactor-physical processes and schematically design nuclear engineering systems.