TN303212 - Main thesis


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100

Course content

The candidate may suggest possible themes and contents of the project. The study leader will co-ordinate the work of providing a suitable professional person with prime responsibility for each student. The project text is prepared by the insitute based on the recommendation of the teaching supervisor. When 2 or more students co-operate on a joint project, the task will be split into a common part and also separate areas of responsibility for each student.

Learning outcome

Through the subject the student will gain experience in independent and systematic project work, in addition to learn how to plan and manage the project execution. The project content should be based on the knowledge and skills gained by the students this far in the study program, however it could also involve having to learn new methods and tools to solve the assignment.

Concretise and formulate a theoretical/practical problem

Present a plan of progress for the project work

Obtain relevant information, data and basis for the project

Conclude based on the work done

Assess the quality of the work done

Learning methods and activities

Supervision: The institute will appoint one or more teaching supervisors, internal or external.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

The main project will be graded on the basis of the documentation of the project, regarded in relation to the time available. Even if the project in question is a joint project, individual marks may be awarded if differences in effort on behalf of the individual group members can be documented.Re-sit examination: In the next semester.

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:
Nautical Studies (353MN)
Nautical Studies (353YV)

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering



Examination arrangement: Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Assignment 100/100

Submission 2021-06-09

Submission 12:00

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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