Sociology - One-Year Programme

Sociology - One-Year Programme

– About the programme

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The language of instruction is Norwegian.

The one-year programme in sociology consists of four courses which are equivalent to 15 credits each (60 credits in total).

Sociology is the science of patterns and processes in society, and it focuses on how people influence each other and thereby contribute to the shaping of the small and large communities they belong to. Sociologist study a person's situation and development under different social conditions, and the relations within and between groups, organizations, institutions and societies.

The one-year programme in sociology may be included as part of the bachelor's programme in political science or as elective courses in other bachelor's programmes within the social sciences.


  • Programcode: ÅSOS
  • Study programme: Sociology - One-Year Programme
  • Duration: Full-time
  • Credits: 60
  • Application code: 194240
  • Ordinary quota: 2019 49.1
  • Ordinary quota f. diploma: 2019 43.1
  • Unit: Department of Sociology and Political Science
  • Application deadline: 15. April
  • Language of instruction: Norwegian
  • Location: Trondheim

Contact us

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

Postal address:
Student and Academic Division
Admissions Office
N-7491 Trondheim