TPD4910 - Industrial Ecology, Master's Thesis


This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination.

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Master thesis
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Master thesis 100/100

Course content

This course offers the possibility for students of the International Industrial Ecology Master Program at NTNU to write their master thesis under supervision of the Department of Design.

Learning outcome

Use scientific and professional design methods in the implementation of an independent work in the field.


Students will be able to prepare a project plan with milestones, reporting partial results and write a thesis in accordance with established standards.

General competence:

Documented scientific and professional qualifications through completion of a master thesis in the field.

Learning methods and activities

Independent thesis work under supervision. The thesis may wholly or partly be completed at an external company, in agreement with the academic supervisor.

Further on evaluation

The Master Thesis should give satisfactory documentation of results and process. The MasterThesis should be delivered in Inspera as a PDF file edited for print in a B5 format. If you fail the Masterthesis you are allowed to hand in a new or revised thesis once. It is not allowed to retake the Masterthesis to improve the grade.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Industrial Ecology (MSINDECOL)

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Version: 1
Credits:  30.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Eco Design
  • Technological subjects
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Design


Examination arrangement: Master thesis

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Master thesis 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.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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