Syllabus for Astrophysics II

Astrofysik II

A revised version of the syllabus is available.


  • 5 credits
  • Course code: 1FA205
  • Education cycle: First cycle
  • Main field(s) of study and in-depth level: Physics G2F
  • 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
  • Applies from: week 31, 2007
  • Entry requirements: 30 credits in mathematics and 60 credits in physics, Astrophysics I or equivalent.
  • Responsible department: Department of Physics and Astronomy

Learning outcomes

After the finished course the student is expected to
* account for a specific field of contemporary astronomical research
* independently collect relevant information, compile and present scientific articles as a preparation for seminars


The course will be given as seminars. The content is concentrated towards current research fields and questions at issue.




Passed seminars and presentations. The final grade on the course depends on the student's commitment and understanding of the subject.

Syllabus Revisions

Reading list

Reading list

Applies from: week 31, 2007

Some titles may be available electronically through the University library.