Syllabus for Individual Studies in Materials Engineering

Individuell breddning i materialteknik

  • 5 credits
  • Course code: 1TM110
  • Education cycle: Second cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Materials Engineering A1N
  • Grading system: Fail (U), Pass (G)
  • Established: 2020-02-25
  • Established by:
  • Revised: 2021-10-20
  • Revised by: The Faculty Board of Science and Technology
  • Applies from: Autumn 2022
  • Entry requirements: Bachelor degree of at least 180 credits, including 70 credits in physics, chemistry, material science and/or materials engineering and 20 credits in mathematics. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6. (A Swedish Bachelor's degree fulfills the requirement in English.)
  • Responsible department: Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Learning outcomes

On completion of the course the student shall be able to:

  • explain the relevant concepts, theories and problems in the field of study,
  • analyse simple problems in the field of study,
  • identify one's own needs to further one's knowledge and take responsibility for progress in one's education.


Individual studies on a materials engineering topic agreed upon by the student and teacher. Supervised by teacher or researcher in the chosen field.


Meetings with teacher and/or supervisor, individually or in groups. Reading of assigned material and individual literature study. Seminar.


Written report.

If there are special reasons for doing so, an examiner may make an exception from the method of assessment indicated and allow a student to be assessed by another method. An example of special reasons might be a certificate regarding special pedagogical support from the disability coordinator of the university.

Reading list

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

Last modified: 2022-04-26