Language & Literature Classes

Vil du laere norsk? We offer a range of Norwegian classes for beginner students all the way to advanced. Our more advanced classes read literature written by authors such as Astrid Lindberg, Erlend Loe, Per Petterson, Vidar Sundstølnd more. Sign up for a Norwegian literature class today!

Classes/Events

Brødrene Løvehjerte

Class/Event date:
Tue-Sep-12-2017 1:30 pm
Event End Date:
Tue-Nov-21-2017 3:30 pm
Cut off date:
Tue-Sep-19-2017
Individual Price:
$165.00

BRØDRENE LØVEHJERTE

Genre: Fantasi

Text: Brødrene Løvehjerte av Astrid Lindgren*

Brødrene Løvehjerte is a timeless classic about two brothers and Nangijala, a land of campfires and fairy tales. As we read this children's fantasy novel, we will focus on speaking and writing, reviewing grammar as necessary with worksheets, dictations and listening exercises. 

Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

September 12th- November 21st

No class on November 7th

Instructor: Christine Midelfort

*Text can be purchased at Mindekirken on the first day of class. 

Utsikt til Paradiset

Class/Event date:
Mon-Sep-11-2017 6:15 pm
Event End Date:
Mon-Nov-13-2017 8:15 pm
Cut off date:
Mon-Sep-18-2017
Individual Price:
$165.00

UTSIKT TIL PARADISET

Genre: Roman

Texts: Utsikt til Paradiset av Ingvar Ambjørnsen*

            Norsk grammatikk Arbeidsbok  av Kirsti MacDonald*

           Norsk grammatikk Teoribok av Kirsti MacDonald (optional)*

The books about the adventures and misadventures of Elling have become modern classics and have ben the inspiration of heart-warming films. As we read the first book about Elling, we'll get to know him and his surroundings, examine what it means to live in a social democracy, and review Norwegian grammar.

Mondays, 6:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

September 11th- November 13th

Instructor: Signe Ilstrup

*Texts can be purchased at Mindekirken on the first night of classes. 

Mysteriet om Nils

Class/Event date:
Mon-Sep-11-2017 6:15 pm
Event End Date:
Mon-Nov-13-2017 8:15 pm
Cut off date:
Mon-Sep-18-2017
Individual Price:
$165.00

MYSTERIET OM NILS

Genre: Mysteriet

Text: Mysteriet om Nils av Werner Skalla*

Mysteriet om Nils is a story of a grandmother, granddaughter, and a nisse named Nils. This mystery is written with the Norwegian learner in mind and as we read and listen to the story, we will focus on developing our understanding and application of vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation.

Mondays, 6:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

September 11th- November 13th

Instructor: Christine Midelfort

*Texts can be purchased at Mindekirken the first night of class.  

 

Jakthundene

Class/Event date:
Tue-Sep-12-2017 9:00 am
Event End Date:
Tue-Nov-21-2017 11:00 am
Cut off date:
Tue-Sep-19-2017
Individual Price:
$165.00

JAKTHUNDENE

Genre: Krimroman

Text: Jakthundene av Jørn Lier Horst*

Police detective William Wisting has committed his entire professional life to hunting criminals, but now he is under investigation. As we read and listen to this nail-biting thriller, we will also focus on speaking and grammar exercises. 

Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

September 12th- November 21st

No class on November 7th

Instructor: Christine Midelfort

*Text can be purchased at Mindekirken on the first day of class. 

 

 

 

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