TBYG3021 - Engineering systems theory


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination. For a complete course description, see previous academic years.

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 100/100

Course content

Project management. Quality management. Team Processes. System Thinking. Progress planning. Life cycle analyzes. Technical report writing.

Learning outcome

Knowledge The candidate has basic knowledge within systems thinking connected to project and team processes. The candidate has knowledge of project management and project work. The candidate has knowledge of quality management. The candidate has knowledge of social interaction and team dynamics. Skills The candidate can work interdisciplinary with other engineers in development process in general and in collaboration methodology in particular. The candidate should be able to build and write technical reports and obtain literature needed. General competence The candidate has developed team cooperation skills. The candidate to assess sustainable solutions with respect of environmental and society impacts by applying life cycle analysis. The candidate has communication skills both written and orally.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, individual study and Project work in team (PBL).

Further on evaluation

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Civil engineering (FTHINGBY)

Required previous knowledge

The course has the following requirements to participate: The two first years of Bachelor's degree in civil engineering must be finalized. The course has in addition limitations with respect of number of students.

Course materials

Announced on the learning platform

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Version: A
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Engineering Subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering


Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Assignment 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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