BIFEN39 - Bachelor’s thesis- Renewable Energi


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination. For a complete course description, see previous academic years.

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Bachelor thesis
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Bachelor thesis 100/100

Course content

The topic for the project is selected within the students discipline. The "The institute handbook for Bachelor thesis" give the formal regulations for the project.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: - Able to carry out research and development within the field of the registered Course of Studies - Demonstrates an understanding of methodical working; - Has the ability to develop systematic/scientific evaluations. Skills: - Able to update knowledge in their disciplines, both through information gathering and contact with extrenal groups and practitioners - Able to reflect on the issues and problems faced by their chosen discipline - Can go in depth into specific issues and develop clear alternative options - Able to apply knowledge and relevant research and development results in order to solve theoretical, technical and practical issues within their disciplines, including justifying their choices - Able to develop and define concrete issues of general social interest to their discipline -Can find, evaluate, use and refer to information and technical material, and present it so that it highlights and explains a problem. General Competence: -Has insight into scientific integrity and an understanding of ethical issues that are of relevance to the problem -Has insight into the environmental, health, social and economic consequences of products and solutions in their area and can put them in an ethical and lifetime perspective -Able to disseminate scientific knowledge to diverse audiences both in writing and orally in both Norwegian and English -Able to reflect on his/her own professional practice

Learning methods and activities

Personal supervision.

Further on evaluation

If fail the student must submit a new report. The new report can build on the same theme and the same empiri/data. If the report is assessed as passed, the student is not given the opportunity to submit an improved report.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Renewable Energy (BIFENER)

Required previous knowledge

To registrer for assessment in the course a student must have passed 60 ECTS from the first year of the program and at least 50 ECTS from the courses in the second year of the program. Faglig innhold

Course materials

See Norwegian version

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  20.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Energy and Process Engineering
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Manufacturing and Civil Engineering


Examination arrangement: Bachelor thesis

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Bachelor thesis 100/100



Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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