Undergraduate course

Nordic Linguistics: Language History and Spoken Language

  • ECTS credits15
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeNOSP103
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageNorwegian
  • Resources

Semester of Instruction


Learning Outcomes

The course provides an overview of the history and spoken varieties of the Scandinavian languages, with a focus on Norwegian. The course is intended for foreign students who are already studying Scandinavian languages and/or literature.

The aim of the course is to provide an insight into the history of the Scandinavian languages, especially Norwegian, as well as phonology and dialectology.

For further information about the course, please see course description in Norwegian.

Required Previous Knowledge

Students must have a good knowledge of the Norwegian language.


Contact Information

Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies


Exam information

  • For written exams, please note that the start time may change from 09:00 to 15:00 or vice versa until 14 days prior to the exam. The exam location will be published 14 days prior to the exam.

  • Type of assessment: Written examination

    26.02.2018, 09:00
    6 hours
    Withdrawal deadline
    Examination system
    Digital exam