FRM5020 – Pharmaceutical research project
Schedule, syllabus and examination date
Changes in the course due to coronavirus
Autumn 2020 we plan for teaching and examinations to be conducted as described in the course description and on semester pages. However, changes may occur due to the corona situation. You will receive notifications about any changes at the semester page and/or in Canvas.
Spring 2020: Teaching and examinations was digitilized. See changes and common guidelines for exams at the MN faculty spring 2020.
The course is meant for international exchange students who at least have a bachelor equivalent to a bachelor in pharmacy or general scientific competence relevant for the research project. The scientific project will vary depending upon the available projects at the school of pharmacy during the time of exchange. The student’s practical participation in the project will be decided by the supervisor or by the students in agreement with the supervisor.
The student shall obtain an in depth understanding of the scientific project.
Admission to the course
This course is for students enrolled in an international agreement (Bilateral, Erasmus, Nordplus etc) with the Department of Pharmacy. Admission will be given if the student has an agreement with a reasearch group at the Department of Pharmacy.
Formal prerequisite knowledge
Please see our information about admission requirements and procedures for international applicants.
Recommended previous knowledge
Students must have a sufficient basis within the field of study for the research project and have a level of knowledge comparable to last year of a Norwegian Bachelor`s degree or first year of a Norwegian Master`s degree.
Students will be given a supervisor to help them with the project assignment. The course do not include lectures.
Access to teaching
A student who has completed compulsory instruction and coursework and has had these approved, is not entitled to repeat that instruction and coursework. A student who has been admitted to a course, but who has not completed compulsory instruction and coursework or had these approved, is entitled to repeat that instruction and coursework, depending on available capacity.
Students will present their scientific work in a 20 min oral presentation.
Examination support material
No examination support material is allowed.
Grades are awarded on a pass/fail scale. Read more about the grading system.
Resit an examination
If the result is failed, the student may present a revised oral presentation within 6 weeks.