Special Studies in Space and Atmospheric Science 7.5 credits

Fördjupningskurs i rymd- och atmosfärsvetenskap
Second cycle, F7012R
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2020 Sp 1 - Present
The version indicates the term and period for which this course syllabus is valid. The most recent version of the course syllabus is shown first.

Syllabus established
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 16 Jun 2015

Last revised
by Jonny Johansson, HUL SRT 21 Feb 2020

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Space and Atmospeheric Science
Subject group (SCB)
Space Technology
Main field of study
Space Technology

Entry requirements

Courses of at least 120 credits including at least 15 credits in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Automation Technology. Previously studied courses shall correspond to the knowledge requirements for the planned special studies.

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 20-285 credits

Course Aim
To enable the students to improve their knowledge in an academic fields which are not covered by the ordinary courses and to learn to work independently in the research group. The students shall learn about the sustainable development and the Swedish national equality goals.

The content of the course is specified, by the examiner, in a detailed course description at the course occasion. The course shall be connected to the ongoing research and developement projects with a focus on sustainable development as well as concept like equality and gender mainstreaming.

The realization of the course is specified by the examiner in a detailed course description at the course occasion, and can consist of lectures, project work, seminars, and/or self studies with supervision. The course is on the advanced level, so the students are expected to take a higher responsibility for their learning compared to the basic courses.

The copurse examination is specified by the examiner at the course occasion, and can be done via written reports, oral/written presentations, oral/written examinations and seminars.

Victoria Barabash

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2015 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
The course is of different character and can contain project work, seminars, and lectures. Therefore, it is hard to determine the literature in advance. Contact the examiner for more information.

Course offered by
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleHPStatusFrom periodTitle
0001ExaminationG U 3 4 57.50MandatoryS15Yes