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761359A Spectroscopic methods, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 761359A  Validity 01.08.2009 -
Name Spectroscopic methods  Abbreviation Spectroscopic m 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline3251 Physics 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Field of Physics 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS credits

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

Every second year (odd year), spring term

 
Learning outcomes 

After completion, student knows the principles of various spectroscopic methods and what kind of physical/biophysical phenomena can be studied and what kind of information can be obtained with these methods.

 
Contents 

Basic principles of infrared, mass and NMR spectroscopy and X-ray analytics are introduced

 
Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures 46 h, exercises 24 h, self-study 63 h

 
Target group 

Compulsory for students in biophysics. Recommended for students directing at some of the lines in atomic, molecular and materials physics. Also for the other students of the University of Oulu.

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

No specific prerequisites

 
Recommended optional programme components 

No alternative course units or course units that should be completed simultaneously

 
Recommended or required reading 

Partly distributed through net, and partly as paper copies during the course.

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Two written examinations or one final examination.

Read more about assessment criteria at the University of Oulu webpage.

 
Grading 

Numerical grading scale 0 – 5, where 0 = fail

 
Person responsible 

Ville-Veikko Telkki, Seppo Alanko, Lauri Hautala

 
Working life cooperation 

No work placement period

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Spectroscopic methods  Course  Ville-Veikko Telkki  05.01.21 -04.03.21

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Spectroscopic methods copy, 1 retake exam  Exam  Ville-Veikko Telkki  18.03.21