BB3480 Recent Literature in Theoretical Chemistry and Biology 3.0 credits

Ny litteratur i teoretisk kemi och biologi

  • Education cycle

    Third cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

Course offerings

Autumn 18 for programme students

  • Periods

    Autumn 18 P1 (1.5 credits), P2 (1.5 credits)

  • Application code

    51423

  • Start date

    27/08/2018

  • End date

    14/01/2019

  • Language of instruction

    Swedish

  • Campus

    AlbaNova

  • Tutoring time

    Daytime

  • Form of study

    Normal

  • Number of places *

    Max. 50

    *) If there are more applicants than number of places selection will be made.

  • Teacher

    Haichun Liu <haichun@kth.se>

Information for research students about course offerings

Every semester

Intended learning outcomes

The course aims att giving the students insight into the latest research in the field. By reading, presenting, and questioning the material the students learn critical thinking towards research.

Course main content

Literature presentation once per semester during the PhD studies. The PhD student should find and critically review a study published during the last year. The course also includes criticism of other students’ presentations. An introduction to scientific writing is part of the course.

Disposition

Presentations once per semester. Attending seminars of other students. Opponent of one other students presentation.

Eligibility

Admission to the PhD program in theoretical chemistry.

Literature

Recent research literature.

Examination

Requirements for final grade

Presentation, opposition and attendance at at least 80% of the seminars. Attendance at the introduction to scientific writing.

Offered by

BIO/Biotechnology

Contact

Mårten Ahlquist, e-mail: ahlqui@kth.se

Examiner

Mårten Ahlquist <ahlqui@kth.se>

Supplementary information

How to apply and last day of application:

Contact Mårten Ahlquist, e-mail: ahlqui@kth.se

Number of students: max 50

For whom: PhD students in the theoretical chemistry program.

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2016.