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BJ02A0050 Orientation to M.Sc. Studies, 1 cr 
Code BJ02A0050  Validity 01.08.2017 -
Name Orientation to M.Sc. Studies  Abbreviation Orientation to 
Credits1 cr   
TypeBasic studies  
  Grading scaleStudy modules 0-5,P/F 
  Eligibility for post-graduate studiesno
    Allowed to study several timesno
Organisation LUT School of Engineering Science 

Ritva Tuunila 

Description by Study Guide
Note  Location: Lappeenranta

Teaching is organized jointly for all Master’s Programmes in Chemical Engineering. Can be studied on-line except practical test in laboratory.

Year  M.Sc. (Tech.) 1 
Teaching Language  English 
Teacher(s) in Charge 

Associate Professor, D.Sc. (Tech) Ritva Tuunila


After completing the course, the student - is familiar with the formal requirements of his/her studies and with the campus services and their appropriate use during his/her studies - is aware of information security issues - possesses good practices for safe laboratory working - possesses ability for information searching.


During the course the student will learn about the relevant instructions affecting his/her studies and how to generate a personal study plan. The student will familiarize him/herself with the relevant staff of his/her degree programme and with the services provided by e.g. the Library and Study Services. The student will learn about the relevant laboratory safety instructions.

Teaching Methods 

Lectures 8 h, independent assignments 10 h, self-study 8 h. Total workload 26 h.

Examination in Examination schedule (Yes/No)  No 
Examination in Moodle (Yes/No)  No 
Examination in Exam (Yes/No)  No 
Assessment scale and assessment methods 

Pass/fail. After completing the course assignments acceptably, the student passes the course.

Course Materials 

Moodle material

Places for exchange-students? (Yes, number/No)  No 
Places for Open University Students?(Yes, number/No)  max 5 

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