Last course day in 2018:

Thursday, 20th of December 2018. 


Courses start again on:

Monday, 7th of January 2019.
 

Alfaskolen is closed during the Christmas period:
From 22nd of December until 2nd of January

 

Some of our courses starting in January 2019

Daytime

Intensive B1+ Part 1
7th of January
09:00 - 13:10

Intensive A1
14th of January
09:00 - 13:10

Standard A1-2
7th of January
New time:
10:30 - 12:55

Afternoon

Intensive A1-1
7th of January
New time:
13:15 - 15:40

Standard A1-1
7th of January
17:00 - 19:15

Standard A1-2
7th of January
17:00 - 19:15

Standard A2
8th of January
19:30 - 21:45

The Easter intense course is intended for those who wish to use the Easter holiday period to either begin the study of a foreign language or to maintain contact with the language between courses. Participants practice grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and listening comprehension at systematically prepared lessons.


About the course 

The course includes a large amount of conversation and listening exercises, and significant emphasis is placed on grammar and its use.
At the end of the course, participants will feel more confident communicating in Norwegian on a daily basis. They will have an expanded Norwegian vocabulary, and their language comprehension and grammar will be improved.


Course level

The course is offered at the following levels based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

  • Begynner A1:  participants with no previous knowledge of Norwegian.


Course structure

The course meets five days a week, Monday through Friday, and continues for approximately one week. Each session consists of 4 lesson hours and one self-study hour for a total of 25 lesson hours per week, or, by registering for the Easter PLUS, 5 lesson hours and one self-study hour for a total of 30 lesson hours per week. One lesson hour last 45 minutes.

The course is structured as follows:

2 x 45 mins: During this session, you will learn new vocabulary and grammar related to the theme of the day. You will be introduced to new idioms and their uses.

Self-study: During self-study, you will study tasks and assignments together with assigned co-students in a small group of 3-4 persons. Together you will apply new vocabulary and complete grammar exercises.

2 x 45 mins: During this session, you will discuss your self-study group assignments with your teacher. You will also train your practical understanding of spoken Norwegian through comprehension exercises

1 x 45 mins (Easter PLUS course): During this session, you will practice your conversational ability, pronunciation, and grammar in daily conversation.
 

Easter course ( 25 lesson hours )
Sessions Time
Two lessons a 45 min 09:00 - 10:30
Break 15 min
Self-study 10:45 - 11:30
Two lessons a 45 min 11:30 - 13:00

 

Easter PLUS course ( 30 lesson hours )
Sessions Time
Two lessons a 45 min 09:00 - 10:30
Break 15 min
Self-study 10:45 - 11:30
Two lessons a 45 min 11:30 - 13:00
Break 15 min
Conversation 13:15 - 14:00

 

Course materials

Materials are included in the price of the course and are prepared for lessons by the teacher according to the requirements of participants.

 

Course certificate

At the end of the course, if you completed 80% or more of the sessions and paid the course fee, you will receive an official digital course certificate.

Course start

The Easter course start on 8. April. 2019 and ends on 12. April. 2019
 

Course prices

Easter course (25 lesson hours ): NOK  2 975,-

Easter PLUS course (25 lesson hours + 5 lesson hours of conversation): NOK 3 575,-

Alfa TIP: Depending on your level, continue your education with one of our Standard or Semester courses after you are finished with easter courses.