Course syllabus

Projektkurs i läkemedel, material eller kemi
Project in Pharmaceuticals, Materials or Chemistry

KASN40, 15 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2023/24
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED B/K
Date of Decision: 2023-04-18

General Information

Main field: Pharmaceutical Technology.
Compulsory for: MLAK1
Elective for: B4-l, K4-m, K4-l, N4
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The aim of the course is to give thorough practical skills in chemistry.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


The course comprises of a experimental project related to different chemical, biochemical and/or cellular techniques and methods, such as organic synthesis, chemical analysis, polymer and material and analysis, bioanalysis or cell cultivation. The project is reported orally and in writing.

Examination details

Grading scale: UG - (U,G) - (Fail, Pass)
Assessment: For passing grade, the student should show ability to write, follow and manage a project plan and work according to the standard set by the specific project. The student should participate in mandatory activities, give an oral seminar and provide a written report.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0120. Name: Written Report.
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Approved report
Code: 0220. Name: Oral Presentation.
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Approved presentation


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: KASN01

Reading list

Contact and other information

Examinator: Margareta Sandahl,
Examinator: Patric Jannasch,
Examinator: Ulf Ellervik,
Examinator: Martin Ek Rosén,
Examinator: Anna Sandström Gerdtsson,
Course coordinator: Johan Reimer,
Further information: The course comprises an experimentally based project within a subject; organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, polymer technology, materials chemistry or biopharmaceuticals.