Project Work for Exchange Master Students
2014-2015 - IMT4461 - 30 ECTS


The student must be an exchange student signed up for a Master's degree at a foreign college or university.

Expected learning outcomes

After completing the course the student will have experience from:
- working individually on a challenging scientific research or development problem
- planning and conducting an R&D project
- seeking and assessing work in the field relevant to the project
- developing and assessing alternative solutions to the problem
- documenting the results in a scientific report

The student has developed a positive attitude to working in a scientific and problem-oriented way and is familiar the ethics of scientific research.


The topic/content of the project is to be defined by the advisor prior to the start of the project. The project should address challenging scientific research or development problems.

Teaching Methods

Project work

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Project work, supervision

Form(s) of Assessment


Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

The project report will be assessed by the advisor.

Grading Scale


External/internal examiner

Internal examiner

Coursework Requirements

- Project status must be reported regularly to the advisor.
- The project report must be presented orally to a general audience towards the end of the project.