Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, 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.


After the course the student
*has hands on experience in experimental laboratory work or simulation or process modelling
*understands the operation principles of the laboratory scale apparatus
*is capable of working independently
*is capable of writing a proper technical report
*can analyze obtained experimental data and draw appropriate conclusions

Credits: 5

Schedule: 11.09.2023 - 28.11.2023

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Reetta Karinen, Kaj Jakobsson, Tiia Viinikainen, Marjatta Louhi-Kultanen

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

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Safety aspects of laboratory work,
    planning of experiments,
    running the experiments, analyzing the relevant data,
    laboratory diary, reporting.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    laboratory exercises, laboratory diary, reporting of experiments

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Lectures 5 h
    Work in laboratory 40 h
    Other independent studying 90 h


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    7 Affordable and Clean Energy

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    12 Responsible Production and Consumption

    13 Climate Action


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Autumn I - Spring V
    2023-2024 Autumn I - Spring V

    Enrollment :

    Only available for students of Chemical and Process Engineering major.

    A course implementation may be cancelled if the number of students enrolled to the course implementation does not meet the required minimum of five students. In the case of cancelled course implementations, the students enrolled to them must be provided with an alternative way of completing the course or be advised to take some other applicable course.