Proficient user of Norwegian

At the C1 Advanced Norwegian Level, you have full command of the Norwegian language. You understand and can use virtually all linguistic structures; as well as a range of vocabulary items as broad and deep as that of most educated native speakers. The C1 Advanced level covers four base modules: Listening Skills, Speaking Skills, Vocabulary Expansion and Grammar.

Our Norwegian Advanced Course is the ideal complement for anyone whose communication is fluent, appropriate and well organized. With our course you develop ideas in speech clearly and coherently.

Our C1 Advanced Norwegian level corresponds to those who can express themselves fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for the right expressions. Perfect for those who want to use the language flexibly and effectively for all purposes.

Starting from 2640 NOK

During our C1 Advanced Norwegian lessons, you will:

  • be able to follow an academic course at university level
  • communicate effectively at a managerial and professional level
  • participate with confidence in workplace meetings or academic tutorials and seminars
  • express yourself with a high level of fluency.

Choose what best suits you

Alfaskolen is an officially recognized provider of tuition. Hours undertaken in our Norwegian courses are approved by UDI in applications for a permanent residence permit. 

This course is designed for learners who have completed B2 High intermediate courses, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. If you want to join this course without having completed the B2 level, we encourage you to take our Norwegian Placement Test to confirm your level.

Choose what best fits your interests, needs and availability. You can attend sessions once a week (Saturdays only, 6 lesson hours per session), twice a week (3 lesson hours per session for classroom-based courses and 2 lesson hours for online Norwegian courses, Monday/Wednesday OR Tuesday/Thursday) or four times a week (Monday – Thursday). Each lesson hour lasts 45 minutes.

You can choose to attend our courses at our school in Oslo or via Zoom. Certified, experienced native or native-like teachers for one-on-one or group classes. All of our prices are in NOK.

After completing the course, you will have increased knowledge of stylistic nuances and will be able to vary your word choices to a greater degree. You will be able to use more complex sentence structures and make fewer grammatical errors, both in writing and orally. You will improve your ability to write texts in various genres. You will find it easier to understand complex verbal speech.

Discuss current, practical topics and boost your conversational abilities, pronunciation, and confidence in speaking Norwegian correctly both in private and at work. Give your spoken Norwegian skills its finishing touches. Learn more.

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to take the Bergenstest exam (Norwegian language state exam) on the advanced Norwegian language levels B2-C1. Learn more.

Course Certificate
At the end of the C1 Advanced Norwegian Level, if you complete 80% or more of the course’s content, you will receive an official digital course certificate. This certificate is valid for permanent residence and citizenship applications in Norway.

Public holidays
Sessions that per regular schedule fall on a Norwegian public holiday, will be rescheduled to take place on a Friday.

December 25 – January 1st Christmas break 2023/2024
March 28th – April 1st Easter break, school is closed 25.03-01.04
May 1stInternational Workers’ Day
May 9th Ascension Day
May 17th Norwegian Constitution Day
May 20thSecond day of Pentecost
December 21 – January 5th Christmas break 2024/2025