Course Syllabus for

Seminar Course in Aerosol Technology
Seminariekurs i aerosolteknologi

MAM025F, 5 credits

Valid from: Autumn 2018
Decided by: imma-moh
Date of establishment: 2018-09-19

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 and to develop ability to link own research to new methodologies and society.


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 series of seminars related to aerosol science. For each sub-block, the following shall be met: 1. The PhD student shall participate in about 5 seminars (on a scientific level), that are determined in advance together with supervisor/examiner 2. The PhD student writes a report for each seminar consisting of a) short summary, b) analyses including literature search and c) a reflection on application in own research area. 3. The PhD student discusses the seminars in group together with a course examiner. When all steps are performed for one sub-block, the student receives 1 credit.

Course Literature

Seminariematerial och vetenskapliga artiklar inom seminariets område..
Seminar material (hand-outs, slides) and scientific articles in the area of specialization for the PhD student.

Instruction Details

Types of instruction: Lectures, seminars, self-study literature review, study visit

Examination Details

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

Admission Details

Admission requirements: Admitted to postgraduate studies. The course is open to all PhD students.

Further Information

The course can give a maximum of 5 credits and is ongoing continuously during the postgraduate studies. Unlike the course "Reading Course in Aerosol Technology" (MAM001F), the seminar course builds on lectures, tutorials at conferences and presentations with the purpose of broadening the understanding of the research education topic and linking own research to new technologies and surrounding society. Seminars/ tutorials are selected together with supervisors in such a way that they do not overlap with other postgraduate courses.

Course Occasion Information

Contact and Other Information

Course coordinator: Jakob Löndahl <>
Web page:

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