TFY4515 - Physics, Specialization Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral examination 100/100 D

Course content

In agreement with the supervisor on the specialization project, the student selects a course on the master level (or higher) that (normally) is related to the topic of the specialization project. An alternative is to choose between so called special modules, see Current modules from TFE4575 Physical Methods for Nanostructuring and Characterization, Specialization Course, may also be chosen.

Learning outcome

The course will give the student an in-depth knowledge of current interests within physics. There will normally be a connection to the chosen specialization project. For further details, see the learning objectives formulated for each specific course.

Learning methods and activities

For ordinary courses, see the relevant course description. The modules are given as lectures, colloquia, laboratory courses, or self studies. Teaching will be in English if students on international master programmes are attending the course. A re-sit examination will be held in August the following year. Expected work load in the course is 195-217,5 hours.

Course materials

To be announced at the start of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TFY4705 7.5 AUTUMN 2007
FY8920 7.5 AUTUMN 2020
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Physics
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Physics


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 100/100 D 2023-12-21
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS Oral examination 100/100 D
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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