TBT4505 - Biotechnology, Specialization Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Muntlig eksamen 100/100

Course content

Each student select two courses. The following courses (3.75 sp) are taught by the biotechnology department:

- Statistics and Research Planning (T. Rustad, E. Almaas).

- Biopolymer materials - functionality and applications(K.I. Draget, K.M. Vårum and G.Skjåk-Bræk).

- Synthetic biology (includes lab work) Lessons are not given in the academic year 2015/2016

- Bioinformatics (NN).


Courses (3.75 sp) offered by other departments can be chosen.

Learning outcome

After finishing this course, the students are expected to:
- Have a deeper knowledge in relevant technology, current problems and fields of applications within the chosen topics.

Learning methods and activities

The teaching of the courses may include lectures, study groups, self-tuition, written reports and oral presentation. The course will be given in english if international master students are taking the course.

Course materials

Information is given in the beginning of the course.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TBT4700 7.5 01.09.2007
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2015

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

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian


Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Biotechnology and Food Science



Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Muntlig eksamen 100/100 2015-12-02 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer KONT Muntlig eksamen 100/100
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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