TBM4382 - Analysis methods for road and transport


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

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

Course content

Acquisition, registration, processing, analysis and interpretation of road and transport-related data.

Use of programming and statistical methods.

Learning outcome


The student must have knowledge of:

  • Various sources of road and transport-related data
  • Methods for registering and collecting own data
  • Methods for processing and analyzing data
  • Regulations relating to the collection and handling of data


The student must be able to:

  • Retrieve data from existing sources
  • Carry out own data collection
  • Apply relevant analysis methods, and interpret and present analysis results
  • Program in Python or equivalent
  • Use statistical software such as SPSS or equivalent

General skills

The student can:

  • Assess the validity and reliability of data sources and analysis results
  • Present and explain analysis results in a clear and understandable way
  • Collect and process data in accordance with rules, requirements and ethical guidelines
  • Solve tasks both independently and as part of a team

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and project work

Further on evaluation

Witten exam.

In case of a re-sit exam the written exam may be changed to an oral exam.

Course materials

Books, reports and lecture notes.

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2024

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Road, Transport and Geomatics
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS School exam 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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