Norwegian language and literature 2

  • Duration: 1 semester
  • Spring semester
  • ECTS 30 ECTS
  • Application period 1 October (nomination from home institution is required)

This programme is for exchange students who want to strengthen and develop their Norwegian language skills whilst in Norway. You will learn about Norwegian language and literature, and experience the Norwegian lifestyle. 

Students must be enrolled in Scandinavian/Norwegian studies in their home institution, and already have good Norwegian skills. You will study alongside Norwegian students.


About the programme

You will get unique background knowledge and a broader perspective of the Norwegian society and language, before and now. The courses will cover the linguistic and literary development in Norway from the era of the Vikings till our days. Developing good reading and writing skills is crucial in these courses. 

Courses for the spring semester (in Norwegian only)

2NO35-3 Språk og samfunn (15 ECTS)

2NO35-4 Litteratur og historie (15 ECTS)

Practical information

Only students from our partner institutions are admitted to this Exchange programme. A high level of Norwegian language is required prior to entering the programme (equivalent to B2 Level).

What does it cost?

Free for Exchange students

Would you like to apply?

The course is available only for students coming from our partner institutions. Contact the International Coordinator at your home institution to find out if you are eligible for exchange studies at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN University). Please notice that applications can be submitted for one campus only.

Application procedure and documents

This study is offered by: Faculty of Education