The course focuses on certain linguistic topics of modern Icelandic.
The aim of the course is to give students a good knowledge of some linguistic topics of modern Icelandic. Those topics are historical development of the Icelandic language, word-formation and productivity, dialects, language policy (purism, neologism) and the relation between language and society.
For further information about learning outcome, please see course description in Norwegian.
Required Previous Knowledge
Students must have a good knowledge of the Norwegian language.
Credit Reduction due to Course Overlap
Department of Linguistic, Literary and Aesthetic Studies.
Type of assessment: Term paper and oral examination
Exam part: Term paper
- Examination system
- Digital exam
Exam part: Oral examination