TS200214 - Maritime procurement


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Aggregate score
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 60/100 3 hours D
Portfolio 40/100

Course content

Purchase framework conditions and introduction to Supply Chain Economy for Purchasers Supplier evaluation Demand calculation and how to specify needs Quality and measurements in the purchasing work. Incoterms - Delivery Terms Purchase negotiations Supplier and offer evaluation Supplier Development Negotiations

Learning outcome

Learning Outcome - Knowledge: document good knowledge about the purchasing role of the value chain. documenting good knowledge and understanding of industrial purchasing behavior, supplier analysis, negotiation use scientific methodology and methods for developing written reports. to independently update his / her knowledge in the field of study, through literature searches, contact with academic communities and revision of own practice Learning Outcomes - Skills: actively contribute to ensuring that the company's value goals are respected throughout the supply chain actively contribute to the design of procurement strategy in the maritime industries Explain why it is important to have good procedures for the approval of suppliers conduct written and oral presentations of the subject's subjects Learning Outcomes - Skills: knowledge about the importance of focusing on quality and seriousness in every aspect. ability to convey academic information both in writing and orally ability to participate actively in professional discussions and to have the ability to share their knowledge and experience with others and contribute to the development of good practice in the field of study ability to convey academic information both in writing and orally

Learning methods and activities

Educational methods: Lectures, individual exercises

Further on evaluation

Folder (40%) Written exam (60%) Students will prepare 2 group work collected in a folder. Group work is included in the assessment, and participants in each group get the same grade. In addition, the students are assessed on the basis of a 3-hour individual school exam. Both parts must be passed. Delayed exam (New and postponed exam): It is possible to take a written 3-hour school exam as a postponed exam. If a group has not received a grade mark on one or more of the answers in the folder, the group, on condition that all group members agree, Get a folder with improved work at a new and postponed exam. If the student waits for the next ordinary exam, a new assignment must be solved. The student is entitled to a postponed examination only in so far as the student has had a valid absence or has failed. Deferred exam takes place during the postponed exam.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Nautical Studies (353MN)
Nautical Studies (353YV)
Shipping management (432SM)

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Nautic
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering


Examination arrangement: Aggregate score

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 60/100 D 2021-11-30 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
G132 Gnisten/Fagskolen 50
Autumn ORD Portfolio 40/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Portfolio 40/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Home exam (1) 60/100





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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