Course code THT100

THT100 Civil Engineering

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Course responsible: Arve Heistad
Teachers: Jan Vaslestad, Thomas Kringlebotn Thiis, Oddvar Georg Lindholm, John Morken
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Department of Mathematical Sciences and Technology
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:


Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in January block. This course has teaching/evaluation in January block, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: Study year 2005-2006
Preferential right:
Course contents:
The course consists mainly of lectures on the organisation of municipalities" technical services, management, planning and operation of municipal roads and electrical network. Teaching topics include basic principles for dimensioning roads, water supply, use of surface water as a resource, running water and principles for renovation. In addition, lecturing and supervision is given regarding principles for placing and adapting "house to site" and fire fighting principles.
Learning outcome:

The students are to acquire knowledge regarding municipal organisation, as well as planning, construction and operation of municipal technical systems, like buildings, road systems, water and wastewater systems, waste handling and recycling.

Learning activities:

Lectures. Group assignment. Guidance when solving the group assignment. Excursion.

Teaching support:
Academic supervision from the course responsible during office hours.




Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:



Written examination, 3 hours.

Nominal workload:

5 credits correspond to ca. 150 hours workload in total. In addition to the structured teaching, 8 hours of work per week is to be expected.

Entrance requirements:
Special requirements in Science
Reduction of credits:
Type of course:
Approx. 28 lecture hours. 5 hours excursion.

The external and internal examiner jointly prepare the exam questions and the correction manual. The external examiner reviews the internal examiner's examination results by correcting a random sample of candidate¿s exams as a calibration according to the Department's guidelines for examination markings.


Allowed examination aids: Calculator handed out, no other aids
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått