Preparatory year (Technical and Natural Science Subjects)
General admission requirements and upper-secondary school level Mathematics B or according to GY11 Mathematics 2a, 2b or 2c.
Course of study
|Semester 1||ECTS credits|
|Mathematics Preparatory A (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Physics Preparatory A (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Chemistry Preparatory A (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Mathematics Preparatory B (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Semester 2||ECTS credits|
|Mathematics Preparatory C (Obligatory)||7.5|
|Physics Preparatory B (Elective)||7.5|
|Biology Preparatory A (Elective)||7.5|
|Physics Preparatory C (Elective)||7.5|
|Mathematics Preparatory D (Elective)||7.5|
|Biology Preparatory B (Elective)||7.5|
|Chemistry Preparatory B (Elective)||7.5|
*Full-time study always equals 30 ECTS credits per semester (20 weeks).
Elective course: Students are free to choose among certain alternative courses, often depending on their choice of specialisation.
Optional course: Students are free to choose any course offered at Karlstad University or at other universities. Courses listed are examples of recommended or frequently chosen courses for a specific programme.