TBA4157 - Project Based Production


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

The course cover constrcution projects as production systems bases on theroy and tools from Lean Construction, a production management-based approach to project delivery.

Learning outcome

- The history of project based production and Lean Construction
- Clients and products of the construction project
- The construction project as a production system
- Fundamental production theory
- Design of projects as production systems

- Identifying the the clients of the project and their requirements and needs
- Evaluate different project execution models
- Choose between different approahes to production management
- Plan og control the production in construction projects

General competence:
- A thorough understanding of the design and construction process as a production system.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, videos, games and simulations in groups.

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

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

Course materials

Selected materials.

More on the course

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 2
No.of specialization hours: 6

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Project Management and Construction Engineering
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Written examination 100/100 D 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.

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