TIØ5210 - Programme and Portfolio Management


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Aggregate score
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Assignment 40/100
School exam 60/100 4 hours C

Course content

The course contains the following parts: Corporate and project strategy, programme and portfolio management, project office, virtual projects, and management of intellectual property.

Learning outcome

Course position and function; - First Year mandatory course in Master of Science Programme in Project Management (MSPROMAN) and shall, together with other programme courses, fulfill MSPROMAN learning objectives. Course knowledge dissemination: - General knowledge concerning corporate strategy ans specific knowledge regarding project strategy - Specific knowledge regarding project evaluation and selection - Specific knowledge regarding the establishment, maintenance and development of project programmes and portfolios. - Specific knowledge regarding project office purpose, establishment, content and adaptation to different contexts. - Specific knowledge regarding the establishment and management of virtual projects - Specific knowledge regarding management of intellectual property throughout project life cycle. Course skills development: - Identifying, defining, developing and improving organizations conducting several simultaneous projects - Discussing and reflecting upon how knowledge management and utilization can be improved in this kind of organizations. Other important learning objectives: - The students shall, through classroom based discussions mandatory term paper develop knowledge and skills regarding how to apply theories and experiences to find practical solutions to project related problems. - The term paper deals with one of the topics of the course (chosen by the student group). By using alternative literature and critical thinking concerning this topic, the students should be able identify and partly answer the fundamental questions regarding how to implement a solution within the field of the topic.

Learning methods and activities

The course is run in English. Lectures and term paper

Further on evaluation

Students retaking the course must retake all parts.

If there is a re-sit examination, the written exam may be changed to an oral exam.

Course materials

To be announced.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Technological subjects
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Aggregate score

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD School exam 60/100 C 2023-05-23 15:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL238 Sluppenvegen 14 2
SL310 lilla sone Sluppenvegen 14 30
Spring ORD Assignment 40/100



Room Building Number of candidates
Summer UTS School exam 60/100 C INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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