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Undergraduate course

Icelandic Grammar and Phonetics

  • ECTS credits15
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeISL103
  • Number of semesters1
  • LanguageNorwegian.
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Teaching semester


Learning Outcomes

The course focuses on the grammar, phonetics and phonology of modern Icelandic. The course is intended for foreign students who are already studying Scandinavian languages and/or literature.

The aim of the course is to give students a good knowledge of the grammar of modern Icelandic. Students will learn to read and understand Icelandic to a limited extent.

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

Required Previous Knowledge

Students must be able to understand Norwegian to a certain degree.

Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap



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.

  • Type of assessment: Written examination at home

    11.02.2021, 09:00
    7 hours
    Withdrawal deadline
    Examination system
    Digital exam