Courses in Atmospheric Chemistry and Analysis Study Track
Information about atmospheric chemistry and analysis courses.

The preliminary syllabus for the academic year 2021-2022 can be found here. The final syllabus will be published in Sisu. Please note, that some courses will not be lectured every academic year.

Atmospheric Chemistry and Analysis, ad­vanced stud­ies (95-120 cr)

Compulsory courses (45-50 cr)
ATM301 Atmospheric and Earth Sciences Today (5 cr)
ATM345 Seminar in atmospheric sciences (5 cr)
ATM302 (2 or 5 cr)
ATM303 Project course in atmospheric sciences (3 or 5 cr)
ATM350 Master's thesis (30 cr)
ATM399 Maturity test (0 cr)
Personal study plan (0 cr) (included in ATM301)

Compulsory course packages (at least 50 cr)
Atmospheric chemistry and analysis (10 cr)
KEM411 Chemicals and legislation (5 cr)
ATM306 Basics of atmospheric chemistry (5 cr)

Environmental analysis (at least 20 cr)
KEM332 Sampling and sample preparation (5 cr)
ATM320 Mass spectrometry in atmospheric sciences and environmental analysis (5 cr)
KEM331 Separation techniques (GC and LC) (5 cr)
KEM335 Portable analytical instruments and sensors (5 cr)
KEM333 Analytical chemistry laboratory works (5 cr)

Chemical reactions in atmosphere (at least 20 cr)
KEM344 Reactions Kinetics (5 cr)
KEM343 Spectroscopy (5 cr)
ATM307 Atmospheric and aerosol chemistry (5 cr)
ATM358 Atmospheric photochemistry and reaction kinetics (5 cr)
KEM366 Experimental methods in molecular science (5 cr)

Optional course package
Data Science
ATM308 Statistical Tools for Climate and Atmospheric Science (5 cr)
ATM309 Analysis of atmosphere-surface interactions and feedbacks (5 cr)
ATM310 Time Series Analysis in Geosciences (5 cr)
DATA11002 Introduction to Machine Learning (5 cr)
DATA12001 Advanced Course in Machine Learning (5 cr)

Other stud­ies (0-25 cr)

Other studies (0-25 cr)
Other studies can include study modules or courses from other programmes or courses from other study tracks. Also practical training and language studies can be included in other studies.