Program

Program of the undergraduate studies of Science and Technology

at Maria Curie-Skłodowska University

A) Mathematical block (495-525h, 37-39 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total

hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

1

Linear algebra and geometry

60

30

30

5

E*

1

Selected Topics in Mathematics

60

30

30

4

M

1

Mathematical Analysis I

90

45

45

7

E

1

Computer programming I

30

30

2

M

2

Differential Equations

60

30

30

5

E

2

Mathematical Analysis II

60

30

30

5

E

3

Probability theory and statistics

60

30

30

5

E

3

Equations that changed the World

30

30

2

M

4

Computer graphics

75

30

45

4

M

*Here: E means an examination and M a credit with a mark.

B) Physics block (690-1230h, 47-88 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

2

Physics core I

165

60

60

45

11

E

2

Introduction to physics of the Universe

 

30

30

2

M

3

Physics core II

165

60

60

45

11

E

3

Theoretical mechanics

75

45

30

5

E

3

Quantum mechanics I

60

30

30

5

E

4

Advanced physical laboratory

60

60

4

4

Atomic physics

60

30

30

4

E

5

Electrodynamics

75

45

30

5

E

5

Condensed matter physics

60

30

30

4

E

5

Nuclear physics

60

30

30

5

E

5

Astrophysics

60

30

30

4

M

5

Seminar on astrophysics

30

30

2

M

5

Seminar on nanophysics

30

30

2

M

6

Nuclear astrophysics

60

30

30

5

E

6

Quantum mechanics II

60

30

30

5

E

6

Mechanics of continuous media

60

30

30

5

E

6

Physics of nanostructures

60

30

30

4

M

6

Thermodynamics

60

30

30

5

E

C) Chemistry block (300-645 h, 19-42 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

1

Inorganic and general chemistry

90

30

15

45

6

E

3

Adsorbents

15

15

1

M

4

Organic chemistry

60

30

30

4

4

Natural organic compounds

30

15

15

2

M

4

Colloids

45

15

30

4

E

4

Interfacial phenomena

45

15

30

3

M

4

Physical chemistry I

45

15

30

3

M

5

Physical chemistry II

45

15

30

3

E

5

Physicochemisty of surfactants and biosurfactants

30

15

15

2

M

5

Identification of organic compounds

30

15

15

2

M

5

Radiochemistry

45

15

30

2

E

5

Spectroscopy

60

15

45

5

E

6

Environmental protection

60

15

45

3

M

6

Computational methods in molecular spectroscopy

45

15

30

2

M

D) Biology block (0-270h, 0-19 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

4

Biochemistry

60

30

30

5

E

5

Molecular biology

30

30

2

E

5

Biophysics

75

30

45

5

M

5

Seminar on biophysics

30

30

2

M

6

Biospectroscopy

75

30

45

5

M

E) Technology block (90-405h, 5-27 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

2

Advanced computer programming

75

15

60

5

M

3

Introduction to nanotechnology

15

15

1

M

3

Application of physical methods in other researches

 

30

30

2

M

4

Electronics

90

30

60

5

E

5

Detection methods of radiation

60

15

45

5

E

6

Surface and nanophysics

60

30

30

4

M

6

Ecotoxicology

15

15

1

M

6

Mathematical methods in science and technology

60

30

30

4

M

F) General education block (150-210h, 9-13 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

1

History of Europe or another general education course

 

30

30

2

1

European philosophy or another general education course

30

30

2

1-4

Language course (scientific English, Polish for foreigners or another language)

120

120

8

E

6

Sports (free choice of a discipline)

 

30

1

G) Diploma seminar, thesis and final examination (30h, 12 ECTS)

Term

Title of the course

Total hours

Lectures

Exercises

Labs

ECTS

Attest

6

Diplomaseminar

30

2

6

Diploma thesis

10

E

Comment: The obligatory courses are listed on the white fields. The courses written on the blue (shadow) fields are of a free choice of students with an additional condition that in each semester a student should collect at least 30 credit points (ECTS – European Credit Transfer System).