TBT4510 - Nanotechnology, Specialization Project


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

The specialization project comprises a workload of 15 ECTS. The Department of Physics announces project assignments relevant for the students. It is emphasized that the student shall learn to work systematically within the chosen topic, and also to learn how to gain detailed knowledge through literature studies and practical work.

Learning outcome

The student will learn to attain in-depth knowledge of a specific subject area using scientific methods, i.e. acquire completing knowledge through literature studies and use of other sources. Furthermore, the student will learn to complete a large independent project work, including setting up a project plan with milestones, reporting preliminary results and writing a project report according to established standards. The student will also be trained in oral presentation of his/her own work.

Learning methods and activities

Independent project work with academic supervision. In connection with the submission of the project report, there will be a seminar where the students give a compulsory oral presentation of their project work. Additional information can be found on this website:

Compulsory assignments

  • Oral presentation of the project work

Further on evaluation

Written report.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nanotechnology (MTNANO)

Course materials

Will be announced at the beginning of the semester.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Biotechnology and Food Science


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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