Level of Study
Semester of Instruction
Place of Instruction
Objectives and Content
ENG107 builds on ENG114. The course will provide students with advanced knowledge and understanding of the structure of the English language. It will also give them analytical tools to study English grammar.
By the end of the course, students will have acquired advanced knowledge of the grammatical structure of the English language and of key concepts in syntax and morphology. Students will also be able to use the knowledge to analyse linguistic material.
Students will have acquired the skills necessary to expand their knowledge through further studies of linguistics at 200-level.
Required Previous Knowledge
None; see Recommended previous knowledge/training.
Recommended Previous Knowledge
It is strongly advised that students, in addition to fulfilling the general admission requirements, also have good grades in specialized English courses from Upper Secondary School.
For students with a background other than the Norwegian school system, a level of competence in English corresponding to C1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages is recommended.
Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap
Credits cannot be awarded for both ENG107 and ENG106 (5 credits), ENG106L (5 credits), ENG111 (5 credits) or ENG112 (5 credits).The number of attmenpts on the exam is three, this includes attempts in ENG106.
Access to the Course
The course is open to all with admission to the University of Bergen.
For exchange students:
Applicants have to document English language proficiency to access the course. Student should hold a level of C1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR). For valid tests, please see uib.no/exchange.
Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching
Lectures and group seminars. Total 36 hours.
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
There are no compulsory assignments, but practice exams will be offered and it is highly recommended that students hand these in.
Forms of Assessment
The exam is a three hour school exam.
The exam may be digital.
Examination Support Material
No aids are allowed during the exam.
The grading scale A-F is used, where F is a fail.
An exam in ENG107 is offered each semester - at the end of the fall semester and in the middle of the spring semester.
The reading list includes the main parts of English grammar as mentioned in Learning Outcomes/Results. The reading list will be available by 1 June for the Autumn semester.
The teaching is evaluated according to the quality assurance system of the University of Bergen.
The Program Board is responsible for the academic content and structure of the study program, and for the quality of all the subjects therein.
The Department of Foreign Languages at the Faculty of Humanities has the administrative responsibility for the course and the study programme.
Note that the time may change up until 14 days prior to the day of the examination. The location will be published 14 days ahead.
Type of assessment: Written examination
- 07.12.2017, 09:00
- 3 hours
- Withdrawal deadline
- Examination system
- Digital exam
- Fantofthallen, Idrettshallen