Kristian Nødtvedt Knudsen

Associate Professor in Drama/Theatre in education

Department of Teacher Education
+47 73590552
Jonsvannsveien 82, 680.08, Trondheim, Jonsvannsveien 82

Background and activities

Background

I work as an Associate Professor in Drama/Theatre in education at the Department of Teacher Education (ILU) at NTNU. I research on how the performative and digital society can stimulate to renewal in terms of ways of teaching and learning in general and in a drama/theatre context in particular.  I am also a course instructor and instructional designer of the course drama/theater in educatioan (PPU), as well as the Master's course EDU3082 - Dramaturgic competence in didactic context. I also co-teach the Master's course EDU3074 - Art Education, Discursive Competence and Professionalism, together with Elin Angelo.

I am part of the research project Digitization of elementary school teacher education at the Department of Teacher Education NTNU (DigGiLU). More info can be found here: https://ntnudiggilu.wordpress.com.

In addition, I am an editor in the journal DRAMA - Nordic Drama Educational Journal (https://dramaogteater.no/tidsskriftet-drama/).

 

Research interests:

- Drama / Theater in education

- Arts in education

- Dramaturgy

- Social and digital media

- Aesthetic learning processes

- ICT in schools and higher education

- improvisation and comedy

 

Research groups:

- Building democracy through theater. Theater in post-conflict and post-democratic contexts (with Drama for life, Jo'burg and Arts-based research group, IKM-NTNU) https: // www.democracythroughtheatre.com

- New Technologies and Educational Design - NTED (NTNU)

 

Ongoing projects:

- DigGiLU (Norwegian University / Ministry of Education support)

- Building democracy through theater. Theater in post-conflict and post-democratic contexts (with Drama for life, Jo'burg and Arts-based research group, IKM-NTNU) https: // www.democracythroughtheatre.com

- #iLive 2.0 - Staged learning in a digital society (innovationgrant supported by NTNU)

 

Twitter @Danskeninord

 

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

Report/dissertation

  • Knudsen, Kristian Nødtvedt; Østern, Tone Pernille; Rasmussen, Bjørn K.. (2017) #iLive - konturer af en performativ dramadidaktik i en digital samtid. 2017. ISBN 978-82-326-2674-8.