Courses in Atmospheric Chemistry and Analysis Study Track

Compulsory courses (45-50 cr)
ATM301 Atmospheric and Earth Sciences Today (5 cr)
ATM345 Seminar in atmospheric sciences (5 cr)
ATM302 Climate Change Now (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, legistlation and quality assurance (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 analysis
ATM308 Statistical analysis of environmental field measurements (5 cr)
ATM309 Analysis of atmosphere-surface interactions and feedbacks (5 cr)
ATM310 Time Series Analysis in Geosciences (5 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.