TBA4135 - Building Process Basic Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Group submission 40/100
Home exam 60/100 4 hours

Course content

This course gives an introduction to Project Management and Construction Engineering. Topics covered are: framework conditions for Building and Construction Projects, Organization of planning, design and production(parties, roles, responsibilities, contract strategies). Economy in the planning process (budget, profitability analysis, specification texts, tendering). Building process (phases and subprocesses, including public processes). HES and Environmental Control.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: The aim of the course is to provide knowledge of organizational and economical issues within a building process, external conditions, tools and responsibility in the process and the importance of HES in the building process. Skills: The candidate can use tools for budgetting, tendering, methods for analyzing profitability of building projects and different HES-indicators. General competence: The candidate can understand how a building process develop from requirements to an actual building and understand the terms used in the building process.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and exercises.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

The course assessment includes a final written exam (60%) and evaluation of work done in groups (40%). The results for the parts are assigned a percentage score which is used to calculate a combined letter grade. If there is a re-sit examination, the examination form may be changed from written to oral. For a re-take of an examination, all assessments during the course must be re-taken.

Specific conditions

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

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TBYG3030 7.5 AUTUMN 2019
BYGT2330 7.5 AUTUMN 2021
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Project Quality Management
  • Industrial Management and Work Science
  • Project Management
  • Construction Management
  • Technological subjects
  • Economics
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Group submission 40/100




Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Home exam 60/100





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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