MB203312 - Biomarine Value Creation and Research


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 3 hours

Course content

Marine resources which are being used commercially

New marine resources

Fisheries today and in the future

New products an markets

Marine ingrediensindustry and bioprospecting


Learning outcome

Læringsutbytte - Kunnskap:

The student should be able to¿ have knowledge of important marine byproducts and ingredients¿ know about Norwegian fisheries¿ knowledge of funding agencies for funding for R & D   know examples of bioprospecting        

Læringsutbytte - Ferdigheter:

The student should be able to

 reflect upon the possibility of application of various marine raw materials and constituents within selected areas

 reflect on possible application of various marine organisms and constituents

 know about opportunities and challenges in various parts of the industry

 knowledge of the selected companies in the marine supply chain  


Læringsutbytte - Kompetanse:

The student should

know about innovation opportunities within the marine living area.

be familiar with current thinking and innovation processes

overview of the value creation in different parts of the biomarine industry

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogiske metoder:

Lectures. Guest lectures from companies and research.        

Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:

 Mandatory participation in guest lectures

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignments

Further on evaluation

3 hour digital exam

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Biomarine innovation (298BMI)
Biotechnology (427BT)

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
MB102019 5.0 01.09.2020
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Language of instruction: -

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Marine Topics
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Biological Sciences Ålesund



Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn UTS Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-12-15

Submission 2020-12-15

Release 09:00

Submission 12:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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