TØL4015 - Project work


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Project work and Report
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100

Course content

Students will carry out a project in cooperation with a business or organization. As part of a project, students must write a report which has to meet the academic requirements at the master level.The report shall be an academic work that must be related to current theory and practice, including the stay.

Learning outcome

After completing the course, the student is supposed to


apply relevant tools and be able to find data to estimate parameters.


carry out an independent limited research and development projects.

analyze the estimated parameters and assess the validity of the results.

General competence:

communicate about technical issues, analysis and conclusions in the field, both with the company / organization and the public.

contribute to innovation or improvements in the process.

Learning methods and activities

The course is based on students own work. It is open for cooperation among students, but individual final reports are mandatory. Tutoring of students will be made trough web conference-systems (Eluminate, Adobe Connect etc). In addition, for remote students there will be at least one gathering at campus with mandatory attendance.

Obligatory work:
Mandatory approval of project plan.

Compulsory assignments

  • Approved project plan

Further on evaluation

Re-sit of examination:
New improved report within 1month

The final grade is based on the project report

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:
Sustainable Manufacturing (MSUMA)

Required previous knowledge

Basic knowledge on Manufacturing process and all the previous courses in the master's program.

Course materials

Text books, journals, and conference papers can be used to support the literature review with proper citations.

Any support materials from the partner industry can be used as reference.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TØL4081 2.5 01.09.2017
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: English

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Engineering Subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Manufacturing and Civil Engineering



Examination arrangement: Project work and Report

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100

Submission 2020-12-07

Submission 23:59

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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