CIMET Project Contest
2011-2012 - IMT4982 - 5 ECTS


Eligible only for third semester CIMET students.

On the basis of

Successful completion of first and second semester CIMET courses.

Expected learning outcomes

The student will perform a color related project work which will be done in groups. The students will learn group working, in which the group members are possibly in different universities. The topic of the project work is defined every year separately, and it is evaluated at the end of the 3rd semester by the evaluation board.


The CIMET project contest topic is assigned by the course responsible.

Teaching Methods

Project work

Form(s) of Assessment

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

At the end of 3rd semester, each group will submit a written project report. It must consist of the following chapters: Introduction, Methods, Experiments, Results, Discussion, References. In addition, the developed software must be returned in digital form, to be tested by the evaluation board. 3 weeks after the final report submission, the groups will present their project contest work and results as an oral presentation. This will be organized by video conferencing. The grading of the project contest is the weighted grading as follows: grading of the report 30 %, solution of the project task 40 %, final presentation 30 %.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

External/internal examiner

The project will be evaluated by an evaluation board which includes at least three faculty members of CIMET partner institutions.

Re-sit examination

No re-sit offered

Coursework Requirements

Oral presentation of the project, where all project members contribute, and where videoconferencing or similar equipment is used if requested by the course responsible.

Teaching Materials

Students are expected to do literature survey and find help by contacting researchers in the field.

Additional information

The coordinated CIMET activity in this project is coordinated by Markku Hauta-Kasari, E-mail:, web page: