NORX1106 - Dialectology and History of Language - for Exchange Students


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours HJELPEMIDD

Course content

Same as NORD1106. Students are not expected to be able to express themselves in appropriate and correct Norwegian (bokmål or nynorsk) to the same extent as Norwegian students.
NORX-courses may not be included in a Norwegian university degree or qualify for admission to Teacher Education.

Learning outcome

Same as NORD1106.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and groupwork.
The students attend the lectures and read the same curriculum as the students in NORD1106. The course is taught in Norwegian.

Compulsory assignments:
1 approved written assignment (approx. 1500 words).
There will be oral/written evaluation (passed/failed) of this assignment.

Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given and the following semester).

Compulsory assignments

  • One approved written assignment

Further on evaluation

Exam: 4-hour written exam.
Students may bring an Old Norse Dictionary and an outline of Old Norse declination to the exam.

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.

Required previous knowledge

For exchange students only.

Course materials

Same as NORD1106.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
NORX1001 7.5 01.09.2008
NORD1101 7.5 01.09.2010
NORD1106 7.5 01.09.2010
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Norwegian for international students


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Scandinavian Language and Literature
  • Scandinavian Linguistics
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 HJELPEMIDD 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.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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