DID3601 - Language and Language Education


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 12 hours

Course content

The course Language and language didactics contains the linguistic part of the Norwegian L1 subject, and it aims to strengthen the candidate’s teaching competence in and about language. The course contains topics which provide solid linguistic and language didactic knowledge and skills, and a critical awareness of language teaching, language politics, and linguistic issues in school and society. Main topics include language variation and change, grammar and grammar didactics, multilingualism and language learning, oracy and interaction. These topics will be discussed from different theoretical and didactic perspectives, and analysed in a diachronic and contemporary context.

Compulsory assignments

  • Participate in the academic responsibility, and participate in academic reflections

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
LMN14007 10.0 01.09.2020
LMN14005 5.0 01.09.2020
LMN54007 10.0 01.09.2020
LMN54005 5.0 01.09.2020
SKOLE6240 2.5 01.09.2020
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Pedagogical knowledge
  • Scandinavian Linguistics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Teacher Education



Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-12-18

Submission 2020-12-18

Release 09:00

Submission 21:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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