Master's degree programme 2 years, Trondheim

Norwegian didactics for school grades 1–7

Teacher giving help with writing to students. Photo.

This master's degree programme is for you who wants to be a resource person in the Norwegian subject in the lower primary level and upper primary level. Schools needs Norwegian teachers who can function as an academic resource and inspiration for the teaching staff across the country. This study gives students the opportunity to specialise in various aspects of the Norwegian subject in the primary and lower secondary school and in a changing society.

The master's degree programme is sesson-based teaching and can be taken as further education. 


You have to meet the Norwegian language requirements, or have a Scandinavian language as your mother tongue, if you want to  apply to any of NTNU's degree programmes. You also must meet the basic requirement for admission, and demonstrate that you meet the English language requirements.

NTNU offers Norwegian courses that meet the Norwegian language requirements.

The application deadline for the programme is April 15th. Students apply through NTNU søknadsweb.


Degree: Master's degree in Norwegian didactics
Language of instruction: Norwegian

Duration: 2 years, 120 ECTS
Programme code: LTMAGNO1
Application code: 194 1506
Restricted admission: Yes

Faculty of Social and Educational Sciences
Department of Teacher Education

City: Trondheim
Application deadline: 15th April

The information is valid for the current academic year

Contact us

Telephone: +47 73 59 77 00

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