Course code PJH260

PJH260 Term Paper in Plant Production

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Course responsible: Anne Kjersti Uhlen
Teachers: Sissel Torre, Siv Fagertun Remberg, Anne-Berit Wold
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Biosciences
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Teaching exam periods:
Spring parallell. 
Course frequency: Annually.
First time: Study year 2015-2016
Course contents:
Term paper in plant production. The term paper are linked to one of the courses PJH212, PJH230, PJH240 or PJH250, and will provide specialization within these topics.
Learning outcome:


  • Have updated and deep knowledge within a defined topic within plant production


  • Can search relevant literature, and evaluate the quality critically
  • Can present the topic orally for students on the Bachelor- of Master level
  • Can present the topic in a scientific way in a written report or assignment


  • Can analyze and synthesize knowledge from different sources and disciplines
  • Can discuss the topic, and evaluate the significance  and possibilities for implementations in the commercial production
  • Can contribute with own reflections and innovation
Learning activities:
The student shall select the topic and work independently with the term paper under guidance of teacher/techers. The student shall also prepare and present an oral  lecture to be held for an appropriate student class (PJH212, PJH230, PJH240, PJH250 or others) on the bachelor level.  
Teaching support:
The student must search and select relevant literature for the assignment and in appropriate amount.
PJH212, PJH230, PJH240 or PJH250.
Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
Oral presentation of the term paper.
Written term paper count 100%.
Nominal workload:
125 hours
Type of course:
125 hours. Self study: Individual supervising.
External evaluator shall evaluate the written term paper. Grading system A-F.
Examination details: Term paper: Letter grades