TPK4550 - Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety, Specialization Project


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Arbeider 100/100 1 semesters

Course content

The course includes aspects of reliability, availability, maintainability and safety (RAMS).

Learning outcome

Knowledge, after completion of this course, the student will have knowledge related to:
- In depth, one or more of the department's topics (Production Systems, Production Management, Quality and Project Management, Reliability, Safety and Maintenance) and apply this both on theoretical and industrial cases.
- In depth, understanding of scientifically research and publication.

Skills, after completion of this course, the student will have skills related to:
- Catch up knowledge through literature study and other reliable sources.
- Be able to catch up information through imperical survey/research and reports.
- Be able to evaluate sources to the topic contex.
- Carry out independent project work.
- Be able to write project reports and present the results.

General competence, after completion of this course, the student will have general competence related to developing abilities to carry out analyses, evaluations and work out relevant conclusions.

Learning methods and activities

Independent project work with guidance and advice. The guidance and advice are in English when students who do not speak Norwegian take the course.

Required previous knowledge

TPK4120 Safety and Reliability Analysis.

Course materials

The course material will be presented at the start of the semester and during the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
TPK4510 15.0 01.09.2014
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2019

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Safety, Reliability and Maintenance


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Arbeider 100/100





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