IMT6091 - Computational Forensics


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Project Work
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Project Work 100/100 ALLE

Course content

Forensic Imaging Signal and Video Processing Computer Visualization Forensic Statistics Information Retrieval Data Mining Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning Applications: Digital and Media Forensics, Crime Scene Investigation, Psychological and Behavioral Analysis, Questioned Document Examination, Forensic Linguistic, Speaker Identification, Tool Mark, Trace or Blood-strain Pattern Investigation.

Learning outcome


The course offers students a deeper understanding of cutting-edge problems in computational and forensic sciences as well as their applications.

Skills and general competence

Students will strengthen their ability to work with the original scientific literature. On completion of this course the students will be able to:

- Collect, analyze and discuss previously published research results in the field

- Identify, plan, prepare and conduct independent research in computational forensics

- Formulate specific requirements for a given problem and propose an appropriate solution

- Predict and judge the performance of proposed method.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures Project work Face-to-face Meetings

Compulsory assignments

  • Coursework Requirement

Further on evaluation

Re-sit examination: The whole subject must be repeated.

Specific conditions

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

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Computer Science (PHD-CS)
Information Security (PHD-IS)
Information Security and Communication Technology (PHISCT)

Course materials

Scientific Articles related to the field of Specialization.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Doctoral 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)
  • Informatics
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 *
Autumn ORD Project Work 100/100 ALLE
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Project Work 100/100 ALLE
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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