IMT4882 - Specialization Course II


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Project work
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Project work 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 10 ECTS courses. The student will work as much as possible independently under supervision of the supervisor.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: -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.

Skills: -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.

Objectives: -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

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)
Information Security (MIS)
Information Security (MISD)

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
IMT4881 5.0
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Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

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

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Project work 100/100 ALLE INSPERA
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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