TDT4506 - Computer Science, Specialization Course


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Aggregate score
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral 50/100 30 minutes D
Oral 50/100 30 minutes D

Course content

Students shall select two modules à 3,75 credits. List over current modules:

Other modules/courses are possible if agreed with the department.

Registration of specialization for computer science(MTDT/MIDT):

Registration of modules for other programmes of study and exchange students:

Learning outcome

Knowledge: In-depth knowledge of a theoretical subject, preferably relevant to the student's specialization project. Skills: Ability to understand advanced research literature and apply it in project research and report writing. General competence: Ability to reflect over the subject in relation to the student's master work and in a broader societal context.

Learning methods and activities

The course is a combination of two electable modules with separate teaching.

The modules are in principle self-tuition, maybe with some lectures or mandatory practice.

Some modules will have oral exams and others will have graded assignments.

Further on evaluation

Students have to pass both theoretical modules in order to pass the course.

Retake of the exam in August for one or both modules that fail.

If the grade is "Fail" after the re-sit exam, or if a student wants to improve the grade, the student can retake one module.

Course materials

Dependent on selected subjects.

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, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Computer and Information Science
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Computer Science


Examination arrangement: Aggregate score

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Oral 50/100 D
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Oral 50/100 D
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS Oral 50/100 D
Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS Oral 50/100 D
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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