SASK14201E Projects outside the course scope Animal Science 7,5 ECTS

Volume 2015/2016

MSc in Animal Science - elective study


A elective study in a relevant academic area for Animal Science.

Learning Outcome

A student who has completed a project outside the course scope valued  has acquired:

 Knowledge of:

  • The academic area.
  • The context in which the assignment is positioned.
  • The relationship between problem formulation and problem analysis within a given academic framework.


 The skills to:

  • Present a clear, unambiguous problem formulation and communicate the consideration of same in a clear, straightforward manner.
  • Evaluate alternative methodological/​theoretical approaches to dealing with the problem formulation.
  • Search for information independently.


The ability to:

  • Reflect on an issue and put it into perspective in relation to other issues within the subject area in question.
  • Demonstrate independence in solving the assignment.


Projects outside the course scope may be completed individually or by groups of up to 4 students.
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Guidance
  • 5
  • Preparation
  • 201
  • Total
  • 206
7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Written assignment, 1 block
written assignment
Exam registration requirements

Written assignment must have been handed in.

All aids allowed
Marking scale
7-point grading scale
Censorship form
No external censorship
Criteria for exam assesment

On comlection the students schould have the competencies described in "Learning Ourcome"