spring 2019

TEK-3007 Safety and risk analysis - 10 ECTS

Last changed: 31.10.2019

The course is provided by

Faculty of Science and Technology


Tromsø |

Type of course

The course may be taken as a singular course

Admission requirements

Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS) or other relevant technological degree on Bachelor level. Relevant field of study may be mechanical, processing, safety, nautical, automation or civil engineering. Other fields of study may be considered upon individual assessment.

Course content

Study of theoretical fundament and fundamental terminology of risk Basic analysis techniques and main tools and methods. Analyses in the planning, design and the operation phase. Use of experience, accept criteria, decision process. Planning and practical methods.

Objectives of the course

Through the course the student shall acquire sufficient knowledge of a risk analysis, the steps in the process of performing of a risk analysis, and also different methods of risk analysis.

Language of instruction


Teaching methods

Lectures. Independent work with exercises by the use of hand-calculations and by the use of software.


Project report (60%) and 4 hours written exam (40%). Letter grading A - F.

Date for examination

Written examination 20.05.2019

The date for the exam can be changed. The final date will be announced in the StudentWeb early in May and early in November.


Recommended reading/syllabus

Oppgis ved studiestart
Lectures Spring 2019
Forelesning prof. Javad Barabady