IT3902 - Informatics Postgraduate Thesis: Database Management and Search


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master thesis
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Master thesis 100/100 D

Course content

The thesis work will concentrate on research issues within the supervisor's own research group. Defining the focus of the thesis is an important aspect of the work.The student will work with the thesis through 2 semesters full time.

Learning outcome

The thesis is the core component of the Master of Science programme. The student will learn how to work independently with relatively advanced research issues.

Learning methods and activities

Self study under supervision from one of the department's faculty members. Mandatory partial deliveries after each semester.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Informatics (MIT)
Informatics (MSIT)

Required previous knowledge

The thesis is only available to students admitted into the Master of Science programme in Informatics. Students are required to have completed their first two semesters of this programme before the thesis work is started.

Course materials

Articles, books, etc.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  60.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2022

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Informatics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Master thesis

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Master thesis 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Master thesis 100/100 D 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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