The course is included in these curricula and study modules

Im 2005 - 2006 - Natural sciencies


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to provide students with basic laws of statics and motion and how to apply them, to learn how to use scientific process and gain facility with experimental techniques.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to -provide an understanding of fundamental physical principles. -provide an understanding of how physical principles are applied in every day life and engineering. -provide basic skills necessary for understanding of physical principles in terms of multiple representations:graphs, diagrams, equations, words, etc.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Math1 and Math2

Recommended or required reading

University Physics by Young and Freedman

Study activities

  • Lectures - 80 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 46 hours
  • - 4 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 130 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 4 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 126 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods



Skön Kim


Kim Skön

Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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