TS300514 - Project Management III


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Portfolio assessment 100/100

Course content

The themes of the course will include relevant topics that are central to the leadership and steering\control of projects and project organizations on a professional and responsible manner. Other topics:

Different types of projects

International projects

Power and Influence

Transactional Economy

Learning outcome

Learning Outcome - Knowledge:

to be able to understand the complexity and diversity of different types of maritime projects

to be able to dentify the success factors for carrying out a safe and well performed maritime project

to be able to use scientific methodology and methods for developing own written assignments and reports.

to be able to independently update his / her knowledge in the field of project management, through the search of literature, contact with academic institutions and the revision of own practice

Learning Outcomes - Competence:

ability to assess environmental, ethical and economic consequences of various maritime projects and to realize this knowledge throughout the student's career.

participate actively in professional discussions and have the ability to share their knowledge and experience with others and contribute to the development of good practice in the field of project management

ability to convey academic knowleedge and information both in writing and orally

knowledge of the facilitation of innovation and innovation processes

Learning methods and activities

Teaching methods:

The course will be a mixture of traditional lectures, as well as seminars, in the form of role-playing games and cases on specific topics that may vary from year to year. There is a requirement for compulsory attendance and attendance in case studies that students solve in groups and presented in plenary for discussion.

Mandatory work requirements:

A minimum of 80% attendance is required.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation

The students will prepare and submit maximum three -3- mandatory assignments collected as a folder. Particpants in each group will get the same grade. The grade in the course will be based on the mandatory group assignmnets and hand ins. All mandatory group works have to be completed.

Deferred examination (= New and postponed exam): Deferred examination for those who posses a valid absence and those who passed the last ordinary exam, will be held during the next period for postponed examaminations.

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:
Shipping management (432SM)

Required previous knowledge

TS200114 Project Management II or similar

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

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

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn UTS Portfolio assessment 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Portfolio assessment 100/100

Submission 2021-05-11

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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