Course code LAA233

LAA233 Professional Course II

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Teachers: Tore Edvard Bergaust, Kirsten Grindaker Lunde
ECTS credits: 7.5
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Fall semester
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2016-2017
Preferential right:
Specialisation management, study programme Landscape Architecture and Landscape engineer study program.
Course contents:

The course is structured around a series of lectures, Group work and individual exercises. The most important standards and regulations are taught.  Experiences with different forms of public competition of management tasks are discussed. hroughout the course, project assignments will be given, which reflect the topics taken up.

The Course is under development

Learning outcome:
Knowledge: - of theories, issues and processes within the following themes: - The relevant Norwegian legislation and government contract law concerning orders and tender documents for new facilities, operation and maintenance of green areas in relation to Norwegian green management - Law on Public Procurement act. Application of methods in practical exercises use the right tools in relation to various issues. General expertise: Self obtain new knowledge and acquire new skills relevant to green areas subject understanding, overview and independent scientific thinking in acc. the main standards, regulations, stages and actions They shall acuire an understanding and knowledge about the most important Norwegian standards and rules regarding management of open green spaces and there by use the right tools in relation to various issues.
Learning activities:
The course is structured around a series of lectures. In connection with the lectures, there will be given references to other literature that is relevant for the course. A semester assignment shall be prepared, individual exercises.
Teaching support:
Students receive supervision, mainly in groups, in connection with the semester assignment.
An overview of relevant literature, articles etc. is given during the course.
First semester  of landscape engineer study program, B-LI.
Recommended prerequisites:
Elementary construction knowledge. From NMBU: LAA115, LAA116, LAA221,or equivalent from another institution.
Mandatory activity:
80% attendance in teaching and active participation in group work as well as the filing of the 100% of the course's tasks in Canvas
Continuous evaluation with partial assignments and presentation of exercises during the course. Individual folder with all exercises is submitted in Canvas within given deadlines.
Nominal workload:
Total workload: 225 hours.
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Reduction of credits:
.With TBA270, can only get 5 credits for TBA270
Type of course:
Approximately 6 hours lectures/seminars per week in addition to self-study.225 hours in total.
Adjustments can be expected. The subject is offered the first time, after the extension of the 7, 5 credits, fall of 2018. The course and evaluation scheme must be considered at course end.
An external examiner participates in the formulation of assignment questions and sensor guide
Examination details: Continuous exam: Bestått / Ikke bestått