Course syllabus


FMS210, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2013/14
Decided by: Education Board C
Date of Decision: 2013-04-15

General Information

Main field: Technology.
Elective Compulsory for: B3
Elective for: B4-l, B4-mb, B4-lm, K4-p, K4-l, N4, Pi4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


Build on the knowledge in design of experiments in order to be able to plan and perform more complicated experiments, as well as analyse data in several dimensions.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Complete and reduced factorial designs. Response surface analysis. Cluster analysis, discriminant analysis, principal component analysis (PCA), and partial least squares (PLS).

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written project reports as well as compulsory and active participation in the seminars.

Code: 0104. Name: Project.
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH.
Code: 0204. Name: Laboratory Work.
Credits: 0. Grading scale: UG.


Required prior knowledge: A basic course in mathematical statistics and basic Matlab.
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Malin Sjöö,