In January 2021, a new integration law came into force. Where previously it was the case that you had to have a certain number of hours of language training, you should now have reached a certain language level, which is measured on a scale from A1 to C2.
AOF Østfold can offer you courses from A1 to B2. Our Norwegian courses will prepare you to take the Norwegian language test.
To apply for educations in Norway, you must be able to document language skills at level B1
BEGINNERS LEVEL A1 (A1 step 1 & A1 step 2)
Beginners level A1 (A1 step 1 og A1 step 2)
These courses are for adults with little or no prior knowledge of Norwegian who will learn the written and spoken language.
These beginner courses will give participants a systematic and step by step introduction to Norwegian vocabulary and structure of the language. It will also give you an insight into social studies.
This is taught by working with various topics such as, personal relationships, everyday language, Norwegian society and working life.
Key topics of the course will be Words, Expressions, Dialogues and Basic Grammar.
Go to registration A1-1 (click on the link for start-up day)
Go to registration A1-2 (click on the link for start-up day)
BEGINNERS LEVEL A2
Beginners level A2
This course is for you who have completed the beginner level A1, or for you who alreadt know some Norwegian. This course will strengthen and develpo your basic Norwegian skills.
In this course we will work on various topics such as, personal relationships, everyday language and Norwegian society and working life. We will work on how to use the language actively in everyday life.
The main themes for the courses will be words, expressions, dialogues, and basic grammar.
Go to registration A2 (click on the link for start-up day)
INTERMEDIATE - B1 (B1 step 1 & B1 step 2)
INTERMEDIATE – B1 (B1 step 1 og B1 step 2)
This courses is for those who have completed the beginner level A1 and A2, or for those that already have basic knowledge of tne Norwegian language. Thise courses goes deeper and more advanced into grammar, and exercises in written Norwegian.
In spoken Norwegian we work with pronunciation and language structure by using different listening samples.
In Norwegian writing, we will use a variety of texts, and give many different assignments. The participants will work with topics that give them better knowledge of Norwegian society and greater linguistic security.
At this level (B1 step 2) the participants will continue establish a working knowledge of Norwegian grammar. We continue to speak and write Norwegian and you learn more about Norwegian history, culture and society.
Go to registration B1-1 (click on the link for start-up day)
Go to registration B1-2 (click on the link for start-up day)
HIGHER INTERMEDIATE B2 (B2 step 1 & B2 step 2)
HIGHER INTERMEDIATE B2 (B2 step 1 and B2 step 2)
This courses is for those who have completed the beginners level and intermediate level, or those who have have been through similar teaching.
This courses deals with more advanced grammar and practice in written Norwegian. In the spoken Norwegian we are working with pronunciation, language structure and listening samples of different kinds.
B2 step 2 deals with varied texts and many different tasks, the course participants will work on topics that give them better knowledge of Norwegian society and greater linguistic security. The text books contain factual and narrative texts, fonts of fiction, suggestions for discussions and conversations.
Go to registration B2-1 (click on the link for start-up day)
We have been providing adult education for over 60 years. All our teachers are good at adapting to the learning needs of everyone, so that you will be able to go at your own pace.
Teaching takes place in classrooms with participants, who are on the same level as yourself. You’ll get the opportunity to practice the language by talking to one other.
Once you have achieved the desired language competence (minimum B1). We can help you further along the education path either with theory in a trade certificate or general study competence, for those who want to go on to a college or university.
All our locations are near to public transport. If you arrive by car it is easy to find a parking lot.
If you want more information, you can fill out the form below.