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Norwegian Pre-intermediate, Basic user (A2)

This is a Norwegian course for those who want to strengthen and develop the basic skills they have in Norwegian from before, and for those who want to take Norwegian sample A1-A2. The course is on level A2 of the Council of Europe level scale.

Language teaching is undertaken using a communicative method. Participants are challenged to use the language actively in practical, everyday situations, with plenty of opportunities to practice and repeat. The aim is that participants quickly gain confidence using the language.

Folkeuniversitetet is an officially recognized provider of Norwegian language training. This means that if you take a Norwegian course with the teaching form virtual classroom, the course hours are approved by the UDI when applying for a permanent residence permit.

About the course

In this course you learn

To communicate orally as well as read and write and develop independent learning strategies for acquiring basic skills in Norwegian. After the course you will be able to:

  • speak and write about personal matters and general topics.
  • describe yourself and your surroundings, your education and your work.
  • communicate in simple situations about familiar topics
  • express desires, emotions and commitment
  • hold a conversation about family, housing and personal finance
  • describe health, illness and disease; make an appointment with the doctor
  • Reading simple texts and personal letters.
  • Write about simple personal experiences and everyday events
  • Use basic grammatical structures appropriately in the above functions.

The learning goals above, apply to all of Pre-intermediate level A2. Courses can cover all or part of the curriculum framework.  There are also Pre-intermediate courses covering different, individual competency areas; at this level. See course overview and

CEFR chart ( 198 kB )

for more detailed outlines of learning objectives for A2 level.

Who is the course for?

Pre-intermediate Norwegian is suitable for those who have some Norwegian from before - corresponding to Norwegian A1 levels, and who want to learn more about Norwegian language and society. The course prepares you for the national Norwegian test, A1-A2 level.

Test yourself

Are you unsure of what level you are at? Then the level test is for you. It takes between half an hour to an hour and a half to complete. Take the test on Eurotest.

Implementation

Instruction consists of listening exercises, group work, role play, oral exercises / conversation, presentations and homework. The courses can be taken as ordinary classroom teaching, online teaching or a combination of these. 

Educators

Our teachers have training in teaching Norwegian and/or Norwegian as a Second Language (NSL). They also have experience in Teaching Norwegian for language minorities.

Exam

You receive a diploma if you have attended 75% of classes and paid the course fee.

Where to now?

After Norwegian for Beginners, we recommend you take Norwegian for Pre-intermediate learners (CEFR level A2). This takes you to Norwegian level A2.

Following these first two courses you can take the Norwegian test A1-A2. For more information, see norskproven.no or kompetansenorge.no.

If you have questions about a permanent residence permit, please see Udi.no.

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Norwegian pre-intermeditate part 1 of 2 (A2)

This is a Norwegian course for those who want to strengthen and develop the basic skills they have in Norwegian from before and want to take Norwegian sample A1-A2. The course is on level A2 of the Council of Europe level scale. Language teaching is undertaken using a communicative method.

Teaching method:
Classroom based teaching
Place:
Fauske, Fauske
Total price:
6230
Hours:
48
Time:
19.00 - 20.30
Days:
Tue, Thu
Start:
14.09.2022
End:
05.12.2022
Course-id:
3820868200

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