MB301812 - External practice in Biomarine innovation


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination. For a complete course description, see previous academic years.

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Report

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Report 100/100

Course content

Topics will vary by area of ??study and practice location. Topics that should be included is the manufacture and production planning, production, quality assurance procedures and systems, cleaning procedures, raw material processing and finished product inspection. Health, safety and security procedures should also be included.

Learning outcome

Læringsutbytte - Kunnskap: Students will be able to relate theoretical knowledge from the study to the practice field.    Læringsutbytte - Ferdigheter: Fullfill a practice in a company that is relevant to their study. Reflect on practice in a supplementary written report    Læringsutbytte - Kompetanse: Students will gain insight into different workspaces and enterprise culture in a company adapted to the study.

Learning methods and activities

Pedagogiske metoder: Four weeks of practice in business with guidance and input of a practice report. Practice report should contain answers to exercises that are specific to each institution. The tasks are set up in consultation between student, supervisor and the company. Students will keep a log for each working day.    Obligatoriske arbeidskrav: 90% attendance is required. Submitted and approved practice report. Oral presentation of the practice report to fellow students in the subject and sensors.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

Approved practices and practice report. The report will comprise of approximately 10 pages (approx. 3500 words) and will be presented orally. The company approves the practice by filling out standardized evaluation form, where it should go forward if the student in a satisfactory way participated in the various tasks described in practice agreement. Practice report with answers to the exercises approved by the teacher and examiner Re-sit examination:Students who failed the exam or have a legitimate leave of absence from the exam, will be allowed to re-sit the exam during the next re-sit opportunity.

Specific conditions

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

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

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
BIA2003 7.5 AUTUMN 2021
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Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Biotechnology/Aqua Culture
  • Aqua Culture
  • Biology
  • Marine Topics
  • Life Sciences
  • Ecology
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Report

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Report (1) 100/100 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.
  • 1) Sistegangseksamen høst 2021.

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