Courses for exchange students - Trondheim

Social Sciences

Only courses that offer instruction during the academic year 2016/2017 are included in this list.

The courses are sorted after subject area. By clicking the links to courses listed below, you'll find course description, timetable and examinformation for each course. Some of the courses are taught in English and Norwegian. Please notice that not all courses are instructed every semester.

You may also search for courses from all academic fields at NTNU in our course search.

  • Bachelor's level courses are numbered 1000-2999
  • Master's level courses are numbered 3000-5500

Geography

Political Science

Courses in English - Political Science
Course Code Course Title Semester Credits (ECTS)
POL1003 The Politics of Environment, Energy and Resource Management Spring 7,5
POL2000 Models and Theories in Political Science Spring 7,5
POL2012 Theories and Models in Political Economy Autumn 7,5
POL2014 Specialization in Political Science, Comparative Politics Spring 7,5
POL2016 Specialization in Political Science: Political Communication and Political Behaviour Spring 7,5
POL2018 Japan's Culture and Political-Economical System Autumn 7,5
POL2020 America in the World Autumn 7,5
POL2022 Petroleum Managegement, Political Economy and Ethics Autumn 7,5
POL3001 Theories of Democracy Autumn 15
POL3503 International Political Economy Autumn 15
POL3509 Media, Opinion and Political Behaviour Autumn 15
POL3510 East European Systems since 1740 Autumn 15
POL3512 The Soviet Union and Russia since 1917 Autumn 15
POL3522 Petroleum Management: The Norwegian Model Autumn 15

Courses at Department of Sociology and Political Science are open for all students with a right to study at the Norwegian University for Science and Technology. The lectures for most courses are given in Norwegian. The required literature is in some cases English, however, and students are free to read this as self tuition and take the exam. Term papers and exams can be written in English in all courses at the Department of Sociology and Political Science.

Sociology

Courses in English
Course Code Course Title Semester Credits (ECTS)
SOS2501 Norwegian Society    

Courses at Department of Sociology and Political Science are open for all students with a right to study at the Norwegian University for Science and Technology. The lectures for most courses are given in Norwegian. The required literature is in some cases English, however, and students are free to read this as self tuition and take the exam. Term papers and exams can be written in English in all courses at the Department of Sociology and Political Science.

Courses

NTNU in Trondheim offers a wide variety of courses  taught in English. The majority of the courses can be found using course search, make sure you check the boxes 'Trondheim' and 'Taught in English':

Online course catalogue 

Application deadlines

Starting spring semester

  • All: 1 October

Starting autumn semester

  • Non-EU/non-EEA students: 1 April
  • EU/EEA students: 1 May

How to apply