TFE4570 - Nanoelectronics and Photonics, Specialization Project


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

The specialization project comprises a workload of 15 ECTS together with a specialization coarse of 7.5 ECTS. The specialization project will normally be related to on-going research projects within nanotechnology at the Department. It is emphasized that the student shall learn to work systematically within the chosen topic, and also to learn how to gain detailed knowledge through literature studies and practical work.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: The candidate shall by carrying out the project get in depth knowledge within a selected topic in nanoelectronics, nanophotonics or nanomagnetism. Skills: The project shall give the candidate skills in realizing individual specialization projects, including the required work methodology and oral presentation of results.

Learning methods and activities

Independent project work with academic supervision. During the semester the students will be given a compulsory training in literature search, report writing and presentation techniques. In connection with the submission of the project report, there will be a seminar where the students give a compulsory oral presentation of their project work. The time schedule will be provided at the start of the semester.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nanotechnology (MTNANO)

Course materials

Will be announced at the beginning of the semester.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2024

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Physical Electronics
  • MSc-level Engineering and Architecture
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Electronic Systems


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Work 100/100 INSPERA
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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