TEK1000 - Introduction to technology


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Report
Grade: Passed/Failed

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Approved report 100/100 A

Course content

-General HSE
-Life cycle assassment
-Teamwork / Group Processes
-Basic programming
-Use of common digital tools in their professional direction
-Project work
-Report writing
-Project management

Learning outcome

- The candidate has basic knowledge of projects as a form of work, both about organization, implementation and reporting.
- The candidate has basic knowledge about 3D-modelling and additive manufacturing (3D-printing)
- The candidate has basic knowledge about life cycle assessment (LCA)
- The candidate has basic programming skills
- The candidate can use digital tools for 3D-modelling and additive manufacturing (3D-printing)
General competence
- The candidate can identify environmental and ethical challenges related to technological products and solutions.
- The candidate can share his / her knowledge and experience with others, both in writing and orally.
- The candidate can organize, plan and carry out his / her learning and work tasks and cooperate well and reflected in groups.

Learning methods and activities

Student-oriented learning methods. Project-oriented teaching.
- Resource lectures
- Student presentations
- Laboratory work
- Report writing
- Group work

Mandatory activities:
- 3 individual submissions
- Oral presentation of project

There will be compulsory days where the students must be present at campus. There wil be detailed information about this at the start of the course.

Compulsory assignments

  • Assignments

Further on evaluation

Compulsory assignments must be passed before the candidate can take the final exam.

Final grade (passed/not passed) is given based on:
-1 project report based on group work.

If the project report/group work is not passed (failed), an improved project report can be submitted within 1. September the following year.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Technology Design and Management (BTEKD)

Course materials

Will be announced at the beginning of the semester

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

No.of lecture hours: 4
Lab hours: 4

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Manufacturing and Civil Engineering



Examination arrangement: Report

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Approved report 100/100 A
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.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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