SH1005 Electromagnetism and Light 3.0 credits

Elektromagnetism och ljus

This is a 3 cr. course mainly intended for those OPEN-students having read Environmental Physics and Environmental Chemistry. 

This is a web based course although there are some lessons in class. It is highly recommended to participate in these lessons. Time and place will be given at the course home page

  • Education cycle

    First cycle
  • Main field of study

  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

Following this course the student should have the basic knowledge in electromagnetism and being prepared for further studies in modern physics and adjacent fields.

Course main content

The course will focus on fundamental electromagnetism and light.



Optional reading in addition to the web material:

1) Electromagnetism for Engineers (4th ed) by P. Hammond, ISBN 0-19-856298-5

2) Elektromagnetism av L. A. Engström (överkurs) ISBN 91-44-015100


  • TEN1 - Examination, 3.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Requirements for final grade

This course is 3 university credits fail or pass following a conventional written test.

Offered by

SCI/Undergraduate Physics


Jonas Strandberg (


Jonas Strandberg <>

Supplementary information

Given during August.


Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2007.
Examination information valid from: Autumn 2007.