Skip to main content

SI2800 Project Work in Physics 7.5 credits

Choose semester and course offering

Choose semester and course offering to see current information and more about the course, such as course syllabus, study period, and application information.


For course offering

Autumn 2024 Start 26 Aug 2024 programme students

Application code


Headings with content from the Course syllabus SI2800 (Spring 2022–) are denoted with an asterisk ( )

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

Project carried out individually or in groups. In normal cases, the project constitutes a specialisation in some field of physics.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the course, the participant should be able to

  • apply knowledge and skills that have been acquired during the education on problems in some chosen field of physics
  • formulate problems and use appropriate solution methods in the chosen field.
  • use independent study forms to consolidate and deepen her/his knowledge in physics
  • present the work in a written or oral form with requirements of contents structure and language.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

English B / English 6

Basic knowledge in physics equivalent to the first three years of the education in the engineering physics program.

Recommended prerequisites

No information inserted


No information inserted


No information inserted

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F


  • INL1 - Project, 7.5 credits, grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Other requirements for final grade

Passed project work (INL1; 7.5 credits)

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

No information inserted

Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

No information inserted


Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course room in Canvas

Registered students find further information about the implementation of the course in the course room in Canvas. A link to the course room can be found under the tab Studies in the Personal menu at the start of the course.

Offered by

Main field of study


Education cycle

Second cycle

Add-on studies

No information inserted


Egor Babaev (