The course is a supplement to other topics, and when the student has completed the course, the following objectives will be achieved:
Increased insight into selected topics and issues and in working life practical challenges.
Account for tasks and working methods in the current company
Increased ability in professional collaboration, as well as specialization in certain topics and present them in a convincing manner.
Inserting into assigned tasks and solve these
Reflect on their own knowledge and learning, and reflect on their own role in collaboration with others
Adapt with the requirements that are set in working life
In this topic learning takes place in a professional environment outside the university,for example in a technology company or at a research institute or as part of a major project work. The student must find the appropriate workplace on their own. The course aims to give students practical experience and the opportunity to immerse themselves in selected issues related to practice. In cooperation with the student, workplace and lecturer, an agreement/contract and plan is deviced for how the internship and supervision is conducted. The evaluation will be made on the basis of a report from the student and a presentation. The report should contain a discussion of a specified issues related to business practices, as well as documentation on the work performed and certified timesheets.
Required prerequisite knowledge
Relevant knowledge relating to the work places practical needs.
Form of assessment
Prosjektarbeid og framlegg
Pass - Fail
The student hands in a report (incl. signed time sheet) on her/his internship. This report is presented to the students and teachers at an agreed time and place.
Method of work
Practical and /or theoretical work in external instituation under supervision according to agreement/contract.