Norwegian Language for Foreign Students level II

NOR11 Norwegian Language for Foreign Students level II

Spring 2019

  • Topics

    This course focuses on the Norwegian language on the lower intermediate level (A2-B1 on the CEFR-scale) . The course is a continuation from NOR10 and will continue and expand grammatical topics and vocabulary. The course will also discuss topics from Norwegian culture.

    Students with Norwegian, Norwegian as a second language, Swedish or Danish as are not accepted to the course.

  • Learning outcome

    At the completion of the course the students should

    Knowledge

    • Have knowledge about the everyday language used in NRoway
    • Have knowledge about the most important traditions in Norway
    • Know about the most important celebrations and holidays in Norway
    • Have some knowledge of Norwegian history, and how it has influenced the present

     

    Skills

    • Can read and understand the main content of authentic Norwegian texts
    • Can talk about most everyday topics unprepared 
    • Can re-tell a text, film, book or something that happened
    • Can compare, give advantages and disadvantages and express your opinion about them
    • Can write text in Norwegian on most everyday topics

  • Teaching

    lectures

    Written group work

    Oral group work

    Individual written work

    Conversation groups

    Oral participation plays a very important part of the teaching and the course puts high demands of active participation, both individually and in groups.

Overview

ECTS Credits
7.5
Teaching language
Norwegian
Semester

Spring. Offered spring 2019