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Undergraduate course

Databases and modelling

  • ECTS credits10
  • Teaching semesterSpring
  • Course codeINF115
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageNorwegian
  • Resources

ECTS Credits


Level of Study




Teaching semester


Required Previous Knowledge


Recommended Previous Knowledge

INF100. INF101 should be taken in parallell.

Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap



Access to the Course

Access to the course requires admission to a programme of study at The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.

Teaching and learning methods

Up to 6 hours each week for 13 weeks alternating between lectures and time for software projects, in addition 2 hours per week for exercises and team supervision. Expect a total workload in excess of 270 study hours including assignments and self-study.

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Project team work and presentations must be passed. Presence at compulsory lectures.

Compulsory assignments are valid for two subsequent semesters.

Forms of Assessment

Written exam (3 hours).

Results from project work and presentations may be taken into account.

Due to the measures taken to avoid the spread of SARS-CoV-2, UiB is closed for teaching and assessment. As a consequence, the following changes is made to assessment spring semester 2020:

  • Written home examination instead of written examination

Examination Support Material

Legal exam aids will be announced at the start of every semester.

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.

Assessment Semester

Examination both spring semester and autumn semester. In semesters without teaching the examination will be arranged at the beginning of the semester.

Reading List

The reading list will be available within June 1st for the autumn semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Course Evaluation

The course will be evaluated by the students in accordance with the quality assurance system at UiB and the department.

Programme Committee

Programstyret har ansvar for fagleg innhald og oppbygging av studiet og for kvaliteten på studieprogrammet og alle emna der.

Course Coordinator

Course coordinator and administrative contact person can be found on Mitt UiB, or contact Student adviser

Course Administrator

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences represented by the Department of Informatics is the course administrator for the course and study programme.


Contact Information

Student adviser:

mailto:studieveileder@ii.uib.no Student adviser

T: 55 58 42 00

Exam information

  • For written exams, please note that the start time may change from 09:00 to 15:00 or vice versa until 14 days prior to the exam. Autumn 2020 written exams will be arranged either at home or on campus. Please see course information on MittUiB.

  • Type of assessment: Written examination

    15.09.2020, 09:00
    3.5 hours
    Withdrawal deadline
    Examination system
    Digital exam