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.


- The students can plan together with the supervisor a research plan

- The student can independently work with the project under supervision

- The student can present experimental/modelling findings in a written report

Credits: 5 - 10

Schedule: 06.09.2023 - 15.07.2024

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Michael Gasik

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:

    Student will work in an individual research project with one of the research groups. This project will include experimental or modelling work related to the topics of Sustainable Metals Production. The student prepares a written document where the project findings are presented.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Hands on working in a research group, report writing (to be individually agreed with the teacher)

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    135 h (5 cr.) / 270 h (10 cr.)


Study Material
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Scientific publications

Substitutes for Courses


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

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

    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.