TBM4319 - Project Management, Advanced Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio 100/100

Course content

Main topics are: Front-end management of projects, stakeholder management, project planning under uncertainty, top management structure and project strategies in building and construction projects.

Learning outcome


The aim of the course is to provide knowledge of choosing the right project model, governance structure, contract strategy, conflict resolution, the right analytical tools and the right planning and control tools in front end of building projects.


The candidate can perform a stakeholder analysis and use relevant digital tools in Front-End Management. The candidate can use methods and tools within project planning and control, analyzing projects in front end to be able to choose the right project and as basis for project control.

General knowledge:

The candidate can understand and use terms and understand when and where different methods are suitable and understand limitations in use of different methods.

Learning methods and activities

The teaching in the course is given as seminars, group work and supervised self-study. Exercises are included. Collaboration is important.

Further on evaluation

Portfolio assessment is the basis for the grade in the course. The portfolio includes a individual work (51%) and a group task (49%). The results for the part are given in %-scores, while the entire portfolio is assigned a letter grade. For a re-take of the course, all parts of the assessments must be re-taken.

Required previous knowledge

TBM4210/TBA4135/BYGT2330 or similar

Course materials

To be announced at the semester start.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TBA4128 7.5 AUTUMN 2022
More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

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





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