Study Programmes 2017-2018
Personal works (including an optional 3-day visit)
Duration :
20h Th
Number of credits :
Bachelor in physics3
Lecturer :
David Strivay
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
Personal work will be an introduction to methods of documentation, processing and presentation of data.
The chapters are:
- Error evaluation
- Data fitting
- Introduction to LaTeX
- Method of documentation
- Oral presentation
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
The aim of the student project will be to develop and present a field of research in physics.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
An introduction is given at the beginning of each session and tutorials are then proposed.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
The course is given in the second semester according to the schedule distributed at the beginning of the academic year by the Department logisticians.
Recommended or required readings :
Lecture slides.
Assessment methods and criteria :
The evaluation consists of a work written in LaTeX on a topic in physics (1/3), its oral presentation (1/3) and an exam on the calculation of errors and adjustment data (1/3).
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
+32 4 366.36.95
Items online :
Slides available on eCampus