Department of Language and Literature

The Department of Language and Literature is responsible for teaching and research in the following areas: Scandinavian Studies​​, Foreign Languages​​, Linguistics, Phonetics, Applied linguistics, Literature and Culture.

The Department also offers a 5-year teacher training as well as Norwegian courses for foreign students and employees at NTNU.

The department was officially opened 1 August 2013, and is a merge between the former departments Department of Modern Foreign Languages, Department of Scandinavian Studies and Comparative Literature and Department of Language and Communication Studies.