TFY4560 - Physics, Project


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 100/100

Course content

Course for exchange students with special need for project work, typically due to requirements from their home institution.

This is a supervised independent scientific project within a topic chosen by the student. This course aims to provide an introduction to scientific writing, finding and using sources and oral presentation techniques. The thesis is intended to connect the student to topics and research that thematically ties to the Department of Physics' research groups.

Learning outcome


  • The student is expected to achieve knowledge within the subject area of the thesis.


  • The student will receive training on how to systematically collect information through literary search among other things
  • The student will receive training in planning and carry out an independent project using scientific methods
  • The student will learn to write å scientific report.

General knowledge:

  • The student will receive training in communicating about scientific topics

Learning methods and activities

This is an independent work with supervision. There will be an oral presentation of the bachelor thesis. Standard amount of hours given for supervision is 12,5 hours. Expected workload is 450 hours.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oral presentation

Further on evaluation

If the course is taken again, a new topic question must be chosen and a new thesis must be written.

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2024

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2025

Language of instruction: -

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Physics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Physics


Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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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