Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


Credits: 10

Schedule: 01.01.2021 - 31.05.2021

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Erkki Ikonen, Petri Kärhä

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Erkki Ikonen, Petri Kärhä

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Topics of the course will be selected based on the needs and
    interests of the participants. The topics may include e.g. optics,
    radiometry, photometry, measuring systems, measurement electronics,
    or general measurement science. Education is carried out using
    varying teaching techniques. These may include participants own
    lectures, problem solving, and special assignments. The special
    assignments carried out will be presented to other participants
    either within the course or within the research seminar.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Grade will be based on attendance to the teaching, solving the
    problems and grades of the special assignments.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Seminars approximately 10 to 30 h, independent work approximately 103 - 123 h

    Attendance in all or part of seminars is compulsory.


Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    To be announced.

Substitutes for Courses
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    Replaces S-108.911 and S-108.4020.

  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    M.Sc. degree in measurement science, electronics or physics, or corresponding skills and knowledge.

SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    4 Quality Education

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure



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