TBA4155 - Project Planning and Analysis


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

The course concentrates on activities in the front end of projects. Main topics are: Concept development. Project evaluation. Uncertainty analysis. Contract strategy. Early contractor involvement. Cost development in projects. Ethics. Flexibility. Project governance. Early warning signs. Disputes and dispute resolution board. Profitability analysis.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: The candidate shall have knowledge about challenges in the front-end of projects, methods for project analysis in the front end and methods for project evaluation. Skills: The candidate is able to use methods for project analysis in the front end and understand how the results can be used. General competence: The candidate can understand the importance of the front end of projects.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and mandatory exercises. The lectures are in English, while the curriculum is partly in Norwegian.

Compulsory assignments

  • Exercises

Further on evaluation

In the case of a postponed exam the written exam may be replaced by an oral one.

Specific conditions

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

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 D 2021-12-07 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
SL353 Sluppenvegen 14 1
DI42 Idrettssenteret (Dragvoll) 5
Storhall del 1 Idrettssenteret (Dragvoll) 86
SL274 Sluppenvegen 14 3
  • * 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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