IMT4895 - Specialisation in Colour Imaging


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination/Project work
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Project work with oral presentation 6/10
Oral examination 4/10

Course content

An up-to-date selection of advanced research topics is done by the lecturer each year.

Learning outcome

On completion of the course, the students will

-Possess specialized insight and advanced knowledge within the broadly defined field of color imaging, including methodologies of capturing, processing, assessing, and reproducing color images; with particular emphasis on perceptual aspects

-Possess specialized insight and good understanding of the research frontier in selected parts of color imaging

-Be able to analyze existing theories, methods, and interpretations, and to challenge established knowledge and practice in the color imaging field

-Be able to critically review relevant literature of relevance to the selected topics in the field

-Be experienced in acquiring new knowledge and skills in a self-directed manner

-Be able to communicate academic issues, analysis, and conclusions, with peers and specialists in the field, in oral and written forms

Learning methods and activities


-Group work

-Lab work


-Project work


-Some lectures by course responsible and guest lecturers

-Student presentations on selected topics


Compulsory requirements: Presentations of a research paper assigned by the course responsible

Teaching Materials:

-Hand-outs and research papers

Compulsory assignments

  • Coursework Requirements

Further on evaluation


-Ordinary re-sit examination is offered for the oral exam in August.

Forms of assessment:

-Oral presentation and report on a selected research topic, approved by lecturer. Includes critical analysis of previous works (counts 60%)

-Oral exam, individually (counts 40%)

-Each part must be individually approved of.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Applied Computer Science (MACS)
Applied Computer Science (MACS-D)
Colour in Science and Industry (COSI) (MACS-COSI)
Computational Colour and Spectral Imaging (MSCOSI)

Course materials

Hand-outs and research papers

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IMT5261 5.0
IMT4172 2.5
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: English

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Graphics/Image Processing
  • Signal Processing
  • Multivariate Image Analysis
  • Optics
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Oral examination/Project work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 4/10
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Project work with oral presentation 6/10
Room Building Number of candidates
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