TBA4511 - Geotechnical Engineering, Specialization Project


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination.

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

The course is a 15 ECTS alternative to TBA4510 and may be selected in agreement with supervisor. The project work may be of a research nature or it may be organized as a Geotechnical Design Task. This can be together with external business partners or UNIS.

Learning outcome

The students will learn to go deeper into specific areas, using scientific research methods. Critical evaluation of sources, literature and general information shall be combined with own knowledge. Part of the project objective is also to develop ability to work independently, plan the project and report the results according to standards for scientific report writing.

Learning methods and activities

Independent project work with supervision.Seminars.

Course materials

Will be listed at the course start.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TBA4510 7.5 AUTUMN 2008
TBA4700 15.0 AUTUMN 2008
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Structural Engineering
  • Arctic Technology
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Technological subjects
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Work 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.

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