Course Syllabus for

Reading Course in Aerosol Science
Läskurs i aerosolteknologi

MAM010F, 7.5 credits

Valid from: Autumn 2022
Decided by: Mats Ohlin
Date of establishment: 2016-11-30

General Information

Division: Ergonomics and Aerosol Technology
Course type: Third-cycle course
Teaching languages: English, Swedish


The aim of the course is to increase knowledge and reflection in the area of specialization of the PhD student.


Knowledge and Understanding

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Competences and Skills

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Judgement and Approach

For a passing grade the doctoral student must

Course Contents

The course consists of sub-blocks, each of which focuses on a research paper in the doctoral student's topic of specialization. For each sub-block, the following shall be met: 1. Literature search to select an appropriate scientific article. 2. The student reads and analyzes the article and write a report consisting of a) short summary, and b) critical evaluation. A number of questions are to be answered regarding methodology etc. 3. The student discusses the article in the group together with a course leader or supervisor. When all steps are performed for one sub-block, the student receives 0.5 credits.

Course Literature

Scientific articles in the area of specialization for the PhD student.

Instruction Details

Types of instruction: Seminars, self-study literature review

Examination Details

Examination formats: Oral exam, written report
Grading scale: Failed, pass

Admission Details

Further Information

The course can give a maximum of 7.5 credits and is ongoing continuously during the postgraduate studies.

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

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