TS301011 - Bachelor thesis


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Bachelor's Thesis
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 100/100 1 semesters

Course content

The candidate has the opportunity to submit proposals for the content of the project. The Programme Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the work for assigning a responsible advisor for each student.

Learning outcome

The candidate will through working on the project gain experience in independent and systematic project work. The project will be based on the skills and knowledge the candidate has acquired so far in the study. This will give each candidate the opportunity for reflection and enhanced learning.

Use different methods to solve research challenges through scientific methods and practices in the field.

Independently update his/her knowledge through literature search and contact with experts.

Able to apply the methodological tools to address relevant theoretical, technical and practical issues.

Able to use methods and other tools that are relevant to the project and contribute to analytical, structured, purposeful and innovative work.

Able to identify and relate critically to the use and referral of relevant information, literature and technical material, and present and discuss this in order to address the problem.

Have developed the ability to communicate scientific information both orally and in writing.

Have improved his/her knowledge about facilitating innovation and innovation processes.

Be able to communicate scientific knowledge.

Have an awareness of his/her own knowledge and skills.

Be able to contribute to interdisciplinary work and adapt his/her own professional practice and team properties for the project.

Learning methods and activities

Individual guidance. The department will appoint one or more supervisors, internally and / or externally.  

Mandatory assignment:

The report can be written in Norwegian or English. In addition, the candidate shall submit:
Problem definition
Project plan / research outlinePoster in A3 format with a presentation of the project

Further on evaluation

The grade for how the assignment has been solved will be based on documentation of the work, seen in the context of the time available for the project. Although the thesis is group work, it may be given different grades if it can be demonstrated varying workload of the various group members.Resit exam:Candidates who fail may improve the same project at the next resit exam.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Shipping Management (SL432)
Shipping management (432SM)

More on the course



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


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering



Examination arrangement: Bachelor's Thesis

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Assignment 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.

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