TS200114 - Project management II


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment and written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home examination 60/100 5 hours
Portfolio assessment 40/100 1 semesters ALLE

Course content

The use of projects as a management tool and method for work

Planning and risk management

Management of projects

Learning in and between projects

Methods and tools for control and follow-up within projects

Selection of concept in the early phase execution

Risk Management

Models for project execution

Teams and leadership in projects

The project focused organization - the use of project management office (PMO)

Learning and knowledge transfer in and between projects

Learning outcome

Learning Outcome - Knowledge:

Documenting the processes, tools, methods and concepts that are part of project management in the maritime industry.

document the knowledge of how a project can be broadly defined, characteristics, content, scope, duration, cost, stakeholders.

Recognize concepts such as goal formulation, planning, organization, implementation and execution, follow-up, management, risk assessment

recognize established principles in the field of project management

Learning Outcomes - Skills:

plan, follow up and lead major international projects, and be able to a valued and constructive participant in projects

reflect around the management of project-oriented businesses, including the relationship between the single project, the organization's project portfolio and overall goals

apply techniques in a customized way, the use of methods and tools for effective implementation of projects.

Learning Outcomes - Competence:

understand the role of the project in relation to organizations and society, as well as reflecting on ethical issues related to international projects.

Understand what it means to work in teams and how to show respect for the other team members' knowledge, opinions, roles and personality

Ability to participate actively in professional discussions and having the ability to share your knowledge and experience with others and to contribute to the development of good practice

Learning methods and activities

Teaching methods:

Lectures, group excercises, presentations, in class discussions.

Mandatory work assignments:
Submission of two compulsory group works during the semester

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

3 hours individual exam (60%).

Project assignment \ folder (40%)

Students will make two group assignments collected as a folder for hand in. The group work is included as a part of the assesment and each student within each group will be awarded the same grade. both the exam and mandatory assignmnets including folder have to be passed to be awarded a grade and pass. New or postponed exam: It is possible to resit for a new -3- three hours exam. In the event that a group has not passed one or more of the assignments, the group may (subject to the acceptance of all the participating students within the group), to submit a new assignment (folder) by the time for new or postponed exam for the course. The student will have to submit new mandatory assignment\folder at the next ordinary exam if he\she chooses not to submit for the new or postponed examination. The student is entitled to a new or postponed exam only in cases where he\she have a valid reason for absence or have failed the course.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Shipping management (432SM)

Required previous knowledge

TS100214 Project Management 1

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Project Management
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering


Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment and written examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Portfolio assessment 40/100 ALLE





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Autumn ORD Home examination (1) 60/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Portfolio assessment 40/100 ALLE
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Home examination 60/100





Room Building Number of candidates
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