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651-4003-00L  Numerical Modelling of Rock Deformation

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersM. Frehner
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits3 credits
ExaminersM. Frehner
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationThe grading of this course will be based on the performance in a small applied project, which will be tailored to the student's interest.

During the two last weeks of the semester, the students can start working on their projects; the final deadline for handing in the project report is around mid-February.

For evaluating the project reports, some innovative methods will be applied that also incorporate peer-evaluation among the students and self-evaluation.