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Postgraduate course

Selected Topics in Energy Informatics

  • ECTS credits10
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeINF289
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageEnglish, Norwegian if requested
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ECTS Credits


Level of Study

Bachelor and master (can be elevated and offered at PHD-level)

Teaching semester

Irregular autumn or/and spring

Place of Instruction


Objectives and Content

The course deals with current topics in energy informatics, and its content will vary from time to time

Learning Outcomes

After completing the course the student should be able to:

  • Explain the main methods in the field, and use these.
  • Do research in the field as part of an MSc or PhD degree.

Required Previous Knowledge


Recommended Previous Knowledge

A general knowledge of computer science

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


Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Compulsory activities are valid for two semesters, the semester the activity is approved and the following semester

Extra activities for PHD-students (elevated course): PhD-students must give a lecture about a topic from relevant articles with relevance to the selected topics that are being taught.

Forms of Assessment

Oral examination/active participation in the course, e.g., by giving presenta-tions. Compulsory exercises may count towards the final grade.

Examination Support Material

Examination support material allowed will be announced on Mitt UiB in the beginning of each semester

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is pass/ not passed.

Assessment Semester

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

The Programme Committee is responsible for the content, structure and quality of the study programme and courses.

Course Administrator

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


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