BSc Project: Control of offshore systems


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

The module is based on knowledge achieved in the module Offshore dynamic systems or similar.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Have knowledge about design of components and systems used offshore
  • Be able to understand scientific methods and theories in relation to the semester theme and be able to see the project in a larger whole


  • Be able to synthesise and design components or systems for offshore or maritime multidisciplinary systems, as well as assess the suitability of different solution principles
  • Be able to analyse the interactions and limitations of different technologies in the design process
  • Have gained experience in laboratory work for offshore system design conditions
  • Be able to analyse and evaluate results obtained from simulations and laboratory work


  • Be able to handle complex developments in study or work environments in the field of energy, particularly related to dynamic systems
  • Have the ability to participate in professional and interdisciplinary cooperation with a professional approach in the field of energy technology
  • Identify own learning needs and structure own learning in different learning environments in the field of energy
  • Have acquired the ability to translate academic knowledge and skills in dynamic systems into a practical problem in offshore energy systems and be able to process such a problem

Type of instruction

Problem based and project organised work in groups with focus on self-critical reflection and proactive participation. The project may be discipline-oriented, interdisciplinary or part of a multidisciplinary project depending on project choice.

Extent and expected workload

Since it is a 15 ECTS project work, the work load is expected to be 450 hours for the student.



Name of examBSc Project: Control of offshore systems
Type of exam
Master's thesis/final project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleBachelorprojekt: Regulering af offshore systemer
Module codeN-EN-BE6-1A
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Esbjerg
Responsible for the module
Time allocation for external examinersC


Education ownerBachelor of Science (BSc) in Engineering (Energy Engineering)
Study BoardStudy Board of Build, Energy, Electronics and Mechanics in Esbjerg
DepartmentDepartment of Energy
FacultyThe Faculty of Engineering and Science