TGB4570 - Engineering Geology, Specialization Project


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: work
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
work 100/100

Course content

Academic content must be agreed upon with lecturers within the discipline.

Learning outcome

Ingress: The student will learn to specialize in a specific topic within the discipline.

Knowledge: The student will learn scientific methods through completion of an independent project within the discipline.

Skills: The student will be able to complete a project and write a project report in accordance with established standards and by use of relevant digital tools.

General competence: The student will have a scientific basis for the completion of the master's thesis within the discipline.

Learning methods and activities

The project work is carried out individually or in small groups of students (normally two) under the supervision of a professor/lecturer.

Further on evaluation

If the project is performed as group work, the students and supervisor shall make an agreement about individual or joint assessment of the final project report.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Cold Climate Engineering (MSCCE)
Geotechnology (MTTEKGEO)

Required previous knowledge

Admission to a programme of study is required: Geotechnology (MTTEKGEO) or Cold Climate Engineering (MSCCE), specialization within Land Track, or approval from the person with course responsibility. It is provided that the student has completed all courses which are listed as compulsory for the specialization in the study plan, or gets approval from the person with course responsibility.

Course materials

Given at the beginning of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TGB4500 15.0 AUTUMN 2020
TGB4530 15.0 AUTUMN 2020
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2024

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Engineering Geology
  • Technological subjects


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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