NORWEGIAN 1B: Beginning Norwegian

MWF 9-10 , 106 Dwinelle. Instructor: Ida Johnson

Units: 4


  •  No auditing is permitted in Scandinavian language courses.
  •  Berkeley faculty and staff members interested in participating in the Scandinavian language classes must first consult the Scandinavian languages coordinator, Karen Moller at:
  •  To enroll in a Scandinavian language course via UC Extension go to the Concurrent Enrollment website.

Three hours of language instruction per week. Students continue to develop the basic elements of communicative competence in both spoken and written language within a cultural context. Norwegian 1B is the second half of Beginning Norwegian.

Workload: About five hours of work outside of class per week, a written midterm and an oral and written final.

Text: Sett i gang 1 (Text and exercise book). Later in the semester the class will need Sett i gang 2, which can be ordered online. Instructions will be given by the instructor at the beginning of the semester.

Prerequisites: Norwegian 1A. The course is not open to native, near-native, or heritage speakers of any Nordic language. Course cannot be repeated without prior consent from the language coordinator.