Studies at Department of Teacher Education

Student and pupil

We educate teachers for the whole school career, 1st–13th grade, within a wide range of school and vocational subjects. In addition, we offer a Bachelor's degree programme in archive and collection management. Our educations are practice-oriented and profession-oriented and provide a solid foundation for the working life and life-long learning. 

Bachelor Courses for Exchange Students

For exchange students at undergraduate level NTNU Department of Teacher Education offers a half academic year mainly taught in Norwegian. The programme contains the following courses (credits = ECTS credits).

Autumn 2017

Code Name Credits
LKUH001E Arts and Crafts 15
LSAM001E Comparative Perspectives on Education, Citizenship and Democracy in Norway 15
LMUS001E Music 1 (1–7) Instruction and Conducting 15
LKRO001E Physical Education in School 15

Spring 2018

Code Name Credits
LSAM001E Comparative Perspectives on Education, Citizenship and Democracy in Norway 15
LENG001E English 1 (1–7) 15
LMUS001E Music 1 (1–7) Instruction and Conducting 15

Bachelor's Degree Programmes – 3 years


Master's Degree Programmes – 5 years


Master's Degree Programmes – 2 years

These programmes are suitable for candidates holding a teacher certificate in primary and lower secondary education.