Course - Marine Resources and Aquaculture, Specialization Project - TMR4570
TMR4570 - Marine Resources and Aquaculture, Specialization Project
Examination arrangement: Work
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The topic of the project assignment shall be within the main profile which is marine resources and aquaculture.
The students have to attend a mandatory introduction seminar to the project thesis beyond the established ECTS. The seminar has to be attended as part of the project thesis course. The seminar consists of lectures and assignments which has to be passed for the students to be allowed to hand in the project thesis. The content of the seminar prepares the student for writing their thesis; such as searching for literature, writing reports, scientific publishing and ethics.
Training in in-depth study of a specific topic based on scientific methods which involves litterature study, data search in combination with own knowledge. Undertake a project that involves problem definition, work planning, analysis and reporting in accordance with required guidelines.
After having completed the introduction seminar to the project thesis the student shall: know and understand the importance of ethical research practices. Be able to take an active role in their own skills development and learning. Understand the importance of conducting thorough literature reviews. Be able to perform detailed scientific literature reviews, including searching in literature databases. Be acquainted with the desirable quality and content of independent research. Be able to conduct accurate report writing, and thesis preparation. Know how to increase the effectiveness of their individual research. Know how to write concise scientific reports, including structuring, referencing, and avoiding plagiarism. Manage their project schedule and resources, managing expectations and change. Be able to define a project description and project plan.
Learning methods and activities
Project assignment under supervision by instructor. Lectures, self-study. Mandatory assignment.
Admission to a programme of study is required:
Engineering and ICT (MTING)
Marine Technology (MIMART)
Marine Technology (MSN1)
Marine Technology (MTMART)
Recommended previous knowledge
All mandatory subjects in 3rd and 4th year for the "Marine resources and aquaculture" specialization.
Required previous knowledge
The course is only accessible for students admitted to the master programmes Marine Technology and Engineering and ICT.
To be announced. Guideline for writing report and lecture notes.
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level
Term no.: 1
Teaching semester: AUTUMN 2020
No.of specialization hours: 12
Language of instruction: English, Norwegian
- Marine System Design
- Water Engineering in Fish Farming
- Marine Technology
- Marine Topics
Examination arrangement: Work
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