Project-Oriented Study in an External Organisation


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Has knowledge about the organization of the company and business procedures and policies
  • Has knowledge about performance measures in the company
  • Has developed a fundamental business sense
  • Has knowledge of the competence profile of the program and how the academic internship contributes to the competence profile
  • Has gained deepened knowledge into engineering theories and methods within the programme


  • Can initiate and ensure the completion of an agreement for the academic internship, with learning objectives corresponding to the semester at the master’s program
  • Can apply analytic, methodological and/or theoretic skills to address advanced engineering problems in an industrial context
  • Can contribute in a professional manner to company objectives as an individual and in teams in accordance with the project management model applied in the company
  • Can collaborate and communicate with peers, managers and others
  • Can document the academic internship in a report and defend it orally


  • Can discuss and reflect upon the learning outcomes of the academic internship.
  • Can discuss the need for knowledge transfer between academia and industry.
  • Has a deepened understanding of the academic interests to pursue in the master’s thesis and possible job positions to aim at after graduation


Type of instruction

Project work



Name of examProject-Oriented Study in an External Organisation
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleProjektorienteret forløb i en virksomhed
Module codeESNROBK3P3
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Electronics and IT
DepartmentDepartment of Electronic Systems
FacultyTechnical Faculty of IT and Design