IMT4881 - Specialization Course 1


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Project work and Report
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100 ALLE

Course content

The student and the supervisor will agree on a topic together. The supervisor is responsible for the fact that the workload for the student should be equivalent to other 5 ECTS courses. The student will work as much as possible independently under supervision of the supervisor.

Learning outcome

-The candidate possesses advanced knowledge in a particular research topic.
-The candidate is capable of applying and updating his/her knowledge in a particular research topic.

-The candidate is capable of using relevant scientific methods in independent research and analysis in a particular research topic.
-The candidate is capable of performing critical analysis of various literature sources on a particular research topic.
-The candidate knows relevant methods and terminology in a particular research topic.

General competence:
-The candidate is capable of taking part in debates in national and international fora within a particular research topic.
-The candidate is capable of working independently within the field of a particular research topic and knows relevant terminology.
-The candidate is capable of analyzing relevant professional and research publications in a particular research topic.

-The student will learn how to master a particular research topic individually and report on this topic at an academic level.

Learning methods and activities

The teaching methods depend on the particular topic agreed upon by the student and the supervisor. There will be 1 mandatory meeting at the beginning of the semester. Students taking this course must participate in this session.

Further on evaluation

Re-sit: The whole subject must be repeated.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Applied Computer Science (MACS)
Applied Computer Science (MACS-D)
Colour in Informatics and Media Technology (MMT-CIMET)
Colour in Science and Industry (COSI) (MACS-COSI)
Information Security (MIS)
Information Security (MISD)
Interaction Design (MIXD)
Interaction Design (MIXD-D)

Required previous knowledge

Must be determined by the supervisor based upon the particular assignment.

Course materials

Depending on the particular agreed upon topic

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IMT4882 5.0
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Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: English

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Computer Science
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Information Security and Communication Technology



Examination arrangement: Project work and Report

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100 ALLE

Submission 2021-05-28

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.

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