Problem statement project


Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The group must prepare a project report including a problem formulation and an account of their experiences of cooperation in the group. The courses and supervision during this period provide support for these tasks.

Learning objectives


The student must through the module obtain knowledge about:

  • Reflecting on how to create a problem formulation, i.e. substantiate, document and define a problem within the area defined by the theme of the project period

  • Defining what constitutes a company.


The student must through the module obtain skills in:

  • Substantiating and choosing a problem formulation which is relevant to the project period theme.

  • Producing notes and a bibliography, using the correct methods.

  • Assessing and using the literature on which their project report is based


The student must through the module obtain competences to:

  • Describing their experience of collaboration in the group.

  • Providing arguments for the type of problem formulation selected.



Name of examProblem statement project
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Permitted aids
All written and all electronic aids
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 titleProblembaseret projekt
Module codeBAEBA20171
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Education ownerBachelor of Science (BSc) in Economics and Business Administration
Study BoardStudy Board of Economics and Business Administration
DepartmentAalborg University Business School
FacultyFaculty of Social Sciences and Humanities