MT8218 - Advanced Materials Science


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Muntlig 100/100

Course content

The course intends to present new, relevant and advanced topics within modern materials science and engineering. The selection of topics will depend on the candidates. The course will be based on new original literature and will require an active participation from the candidates.

Learning outcome

The students shall after having finished the course and passed the exam:

* Demonstrate extensive knowledge and skills related to selected topics covered by the course

* Being able to use this knowledge and skills to discuss and analyse relevant problems connected to these topics.

* Being able to prepare and present selected topics from the course in form of Power-Point presentations for colleagues and fellow students.

Learning methods and activities

The course normally requires that at least three candidates in collaboration with one or more professors define a suitable joint syllabus (to be approved by the Board of Reserach at the NT-faculty).
The teaching will be a combination of lectures, colloquia and a self-studies. The curriculum and examination date should be the same for all simultaneous candidates.
The course is primary intented for PhD-students at Department of Materials Science and Engineering. However, external students may be accepted into the course if it fits in with an already defined realisation.

Course materials

A selection of new journal articles and extracts from relevant textbooks.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2017

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2018

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian


Subject area(s)
  • Materials Science and Engineering


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Muntlig 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Muntlig 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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