Norwegian Language Courses for international students and employees at UiT, Level A1 , A2 and B1
If you want to learn Norwegian during your studies here in Norway or you have recently been employed at the university and want to learn the Norwegian language, then theses courses are for you!
These courses are exclusively for employees and international students at UiT The Arctic University of Norway. The courses will run for an entire semester. It is possible to attend courses at the same level only once. Most courses will take place in the afternoons and evenings.
In the Spring semester of 2019, we offer courses at Level A1 (Introductory Level, first part), Level A2 (Introductory Level, second part), and Level B1 (Intermediate Level).
Level A1 (also known as 1A) This course is for students who have no prior knowledge of Norwegian. The time commitment is 48 hours (4 hours weekly). The instructional material will be provided by your teacher.
Level A2 (also known as 1B) This course is for students who have some prior knowledge of Norwegian. The time commitment is 48 hours (4 hours weekly). To enroll in this course you must prove your skills through a placement test (see below). The instructional material will be provided by your teacher.
Level B1 (also known as Level 2) This course builds on Level A2 and covers the book STEIN PÅ STEIN. The time commitment is 78 hours (6 hours weekly). To enroll in this course you must prove your skills through a placement test (see below).
Students under the Quota Scheme and some other students on international master's degree programmes are not allowed to take Norwegian courses in their first semester of study. Please contact the study administrator for your master's programme to find out if this applies to you.
Important! Before you can register for the courses you must log in as a staff or student.
You can log in by clicking the "logg inn" link at the bottom right of this webpage (you have to open up the footer at the bottom of the page). For registration, please fill in the registation form by pushing the button to the right "Log in first before signing up here". Please note that you must state your affiliation to the University of Tromsø when you register (Faculty: press on the book to the right).
Registration deadline: January 18th Registration will be open from beginning of June.
Placement test For those who are applying for Level A2 or Level B1, there will be a placement test held August Monday January 21st at 6 PM (18:00) in room E-0101 at the Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences and Education. The placement test is mandatory for those who have registered for the course A2 and B1.
Information about your Group: All information about your group will be sent to you by e-mail on January 25th. Therefore, be sure to fill in a valid e-mail address in the registration form.
Classes begin: Monday January 28th.
Click here for information about other Norwegian Language courses at UiT, campus Tromsø