Subject description for 2020/2021

Service and innovation (EK228E)

Service and innovation



No costs except semester registration fee and syllabus literature

Mode of delivery


Teaching activities and methods

Lectures, home exam in addition to a written exam. The home exam can be delived individually, or in groups up to 3 students.

Recommended prior knowledge

MAF1001 Marketing

ORG1001 Organization

Permitted examination aids

Pen, pencil, ruler, bilingual dictionary and simple calculator.

Course evaluation

The study programme is evaluated annually by students by way of course evaluation studies (mid-term evaluation and final evaluation). These evaluations are included in the university quality assurance system.

Exam description


Due to the Covid-19 epedemic, a number of assessments and exams at Nord University has been changed.

Changes are made in accordance with the Temporary Regulations on Supplements to Regulation 31/01/2019 no. 63: Concerning Studies and Examinations at Nord University - Extraordinary Measures as a Result of the Coronavirus Epidemic- according to §2 of the Corona Epidemic, Assessment Methods, Sections 1-3

To accommodate this, the form of assessment will be changed from Written School examination to Take -home Examination on this course in the spring of 2020.

Assessment and examinations

Compound evaluation, grading scale A-E for pass, F for fail
  • Written Examination, 3 hours, comprises 60/100 of the grade, grading scale A-E for pass, F for fail.
  • Take Home Examination, 4 weeks, comprises 40/100 of the grade, grading scale A-E for pass, F for fail.
    • Must be passed prior to submission of the Written Examination.

Course literature

The reading list can be found in Leganto
Course coordinator
Start semester Spring 2021
ECTS Credits 10 Course location Campus Bodø Faculty
Nord University Business School