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TBA4900 - Geotechnical Engineering, Master's Thesis

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master thesis
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Master thesis 100/100

Course content

The master thesis 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 by working with the master thesis 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 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 work with supervision.

Further on evaluation

Information about writing and submitting your master’s thesis Oppgaveskriving
The master’s thesis has to be submitted in NTNU's examination system Inspera Assessment
The deadline for submitting the master’s thesis is 20 weeks from the starting date (the students have additional 6 weeks if they are writing a master thesis abroad.) + 7 days for Easter/Christmas holidays. Applications for an extended deadline must be submitted to the faculty.
Students who fail the master’s thesis, can submit a new or revised thesis once. It is not possible to improve an awarded grade by submitting a new thesis.
The deadline for the assessment of the master’s thesis is 3 months.

Course materials

Will be listed at the course start.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Structural Engineering
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Technological subjects

Examination

Examination arrangement: Master thesis

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Master thesis 100/100

Release
2021-05-01

Submission
2021-06-11


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14:00

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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