Appendix 1: Course list

Master's Programme, Nanotechnology, 120 credits (TNTEM), Programme syllabus for studies starting in autumn 2013

General courses

Year 1

Mandatory courses (37.5 credits)

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
AK2036 Theory and Methodology of Science with Applications (Natural and Technological Science)
May instead be taken during the second year if IH2654 is taken to improve or rehearse the knowledge in basic quantum mechnics
7.5 Second cycle
IH1611 Semiconductor Devices 7.5 First cycle
IH2652 Methods and Instruments of Analysis 7.5 Second cycle
IM2655 Introduction to Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology 7.5 Second cycle
IM2660 Solid State Physics 7.5 Second cycle

Conditionally elective courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
BB2400 Bionanotechnology 7.5 Second cycle
EK2350 Microsystem Technology 7.5 Second cycle
IH2655 Design and Characterisation of Nano- and Microdevices 7.5 Second cycle
IH2656 Advanced Semiconductor Materials 7.5 Second cycle
IH2657 Design of Nano Semiconductor Devices 7.5 Second cycle
IM2653 Molecular Electronics 7.5 Second cycle
SI2635 Introductory Condensed Matter Theory 7.5 Second cycle

Supplementary information

Diploma work on advanced level 30 cr is mandatory during the spring term.

Year 2

Conditionally elective courses

Course code Course name Credits Edu. level
BB2410 Molecular Biotechnology for Nanotechnology 7.5 Second cycle
EK2360 Hands-On Microelectromechanical Systems Engineering 7.5 Second cycle
IH2653 Simulation of Semiconductor Devices 7.5 Second cycle
IH2654 Nanoelectronics
Can also be taken during the first year as an introduction to or rehearsal in basic quantum mechanics
9.0 Second cycle
IM2659 Project on Nanomaterials 7.5 Second cycle
IM2661 Superconductivity and Applications 6.0 Second cycle
IM2665 Chemistry of Nanomaterials 7.5 Second cycle
IM2666 Characterization of Nanomaterials 7.5 Second cycle
IM2667 Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces 7.5 Second cycle
SI2380 Advanced Quantum Mechanics 7.5 Second cycle
SI2510 Statistical Mechanics 7.5 Second cycle
SI2600 Condensed Matter Theory 7.5 Second cycle
SK2700 Mesoscopic Physics 8.0 Second cycle