Technical Preparatory Semester (TBTMS), Programme syllabus for studies starting in spring 2013
Last edit: 06/02/2012
The aim of the education is to broaden the skills for students who have completed upper-secondary school without the specific entry requirements that apply for technical and scientific educations.
The preparatory year, semester 2 is an access programme that connects to basic engineering programmes on KTH and to which the student is guaranteed a place from the beginning, given passed preparatory year, semester 2.
The preparatory year is adapted to the subsequent education and should, in addition to the broadening of the topic-specific skills, train the student's ability for university and higher education studies.
An additional aim of the preparatory year is to increase the amount of women in the mathematical-scientific and technical education. After the qualifying education, the student should:
Knowledge and understanding
- show knowledge in the scientific fields of mathematics, physics and chemistry
Skills and abilities
- show ability to, orally and in writing, account for and discuss simple scientific problems and solutions
Ability to make judgments and adopt a standpoint
- show ability for teamwork and cooperation in groups of different composition