This course is discontinued

NORINT0105 – Norwegian language for International Students, introductory

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Course content

In this course, the four language skills are practised: pronunciation/speaking, writing, listening, and reading Norwegian. The course offers a basic introduction to Norwegian phonetics and grammar, such as word order, declination of nouns and conjugation of verbs, use of pronouns and expressions of time. Topics and vocabulary will relate to being a foreign student at a Norwegian university, introducing oneself, greetings, family, food and drink, and invitations.

This is a proficiency course with a final exam.


På emnet øves de fire språkferdighetene: å uttale/snakke, skrive, lytte og lese norsk. Emnet gir en første innføring i norsk fonetikk og grammatikk, som ordstilling, substantiv- og verbbøying, bruk av pronomen og tidsuttrykk. Tema og vokabular vil knytte seg til det å være utenlandsk student i et norsk universitetsmiljø, presentasjon, hilsing, familie, mat og drikke, invitasjon.

Dette er et ferdighetsemne med avsluttende eksamen.

Learning outcome

Students should be able to understand basic oral presentations on the topics mentioned above.They should be able to talk and write about these topics using a basic vocabulary in an elementary manner. Their pronunciation should not hinder comprehension.

Studentene skal kunne oppfatte enkel muntlig framstilling om temaer nevnt ovenfor. De skal kunne snakke og skrive om disse temaene med et enkelt vokabular og en enkel framstillingsmåte. Uttalen skal ikke hindre forståelse.

Prerequisites

Formal prerequisite knowledge

Higher education entrance qualification for University studies in Norway, except for the Norwegian language requirements.

Teaching

Class room teaching for 6 weeks. The course starts twice every semester. Note that you must have been present at least 80% of the classes to be allowed to sit for the exam.

Undervisningen går over 6 uker. Emnet går to ganger hvert semester. MRK! Studentene må ha vært tilstede mer enn 80% av undervisningen for å få ta eksamen i emnet.

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.

Emnet er lukket, studentene må søke opptak i Studentweb

Examination

Examination support material

No examination support material is allowed.

Language of examination

Norwegian

Grading scale

Grades are awarded on a scale from A to F, where A is the best grade and F is a fail. Read more about the grading system.

Explanations and appeals

Resit an examination

Withdrawal from an examination

It is possible to take the exam up to 3 times. If you withdraw from the exam after the deadline or during the exam, this will be counted as an examination attempt.

Special examination arrangements

Application form, deadline and requirements for special examination arrangements.

Other

No more than 25 students per class.

Facts about this course

Credits

5

Level

Bachelor

Teaching

Spring and autumn

Examination

Spring and autumn

Teaching language

Norwegian