This programme provide students with good communication skills in Norwegian. It also focuses on how to adapt and adjust to Norwegian society.
Successful completion of the programme fulfils the Norwegian language requirement for studying in Norway.
The study programme consists of two courses:
Norwegian Social Studies
Teaching and learning methods:
Lectures, group work, practice and home assignments. Attendance is obligatory. Assessment is based on written and oral examinations.
You must meet the minimum requirement for entry into Norwegian universities or university colleges, with the exception of the requirement for Norwegian proficiency. No skills in Norwegian are required. Due to the competition you should document all secondary and higher education.
You must have a permanent resident permit in Norway, EU or EEA to apply for the programme. The programme does not qualify for a student visa.
See important information about the admission process.
We recommend that applicants with a Norwegian ID number apply from the 10th of January in the Norwegian admissionsportal. The course is found under "KORTSTUD" and the deadline is April 15th.
USN makes reservations in regards to the commencement of the study program.