Analysis and Solution of Advanced Structural Offshore Problems


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module builds on knowledge corresponding to the 1st and 2nd semester.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


Students who complete the module:

  • Must have knowledge about analytical, numerical and experimental methods for investigation of the chosen problem.


Students who complete the module:

  • Must be able to apply advanced analytical and/or numerical and/or experimental methods for analysis and assessment of the chosen problem.
  • Must be able to compare and evaluate limitations and uncertainties related to the methods used for solving the chosen problem.


Students who complete the module:

  • Must be able to apply proper terminology in oral, written and graphical communication and documentation of problems and solutions within the chosen field.
  • Must be able to communicate the results of the project work in a project report.
  • Must be able to contribute successfully to teamwork within the problem area and make a common presentation of the result of the project work.

Type of instruction

Project work with supervision supplemented with instructions, workshops, presentation seminars, lab tests, etc.

Extent and expected workload

The project module is 30 ECTS which is corresponding to 900 hours of study.



Name of examAnalysis and Solution of Advanced Structural Offshore Problems
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Oral exam based on presentation seminar and project rapport.
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleAnalyse og beregning af avancerede problemer indenfor offshorekonstruktioner
Module codeB-DA-K3-1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Esbjerg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Built Environment
DepartmentDepartment of the Built Environment
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science