English in Teacher Education
English for years 1-7 or years 5-10 follows the Norwegian National framework for teacher education. The courses focus on the teaching profession and are offered as 30 ECTS or 60 ECTS.
Aims and contents
Throughout the course students will develop academic, didactic and practical competence within the areas of language, literature and culture, together with an understanding of the position of English as a second/foreign language and as a world language, and English as the subject in the overall school curriculum.More about aims and contents.
- English 1, 30 ECTS credits, for grade 1-7, autumn semester
- English 2, 30 ECTS credits for grade 1-7, spring semester. Prerequisite: English 1 for grade 1-7.
- English 60 ECTS for grade 5-10 (one full year studies)
Spring semester: 1 October
Autumn semester: 15 April
One year of study from teacher education from partner universities of Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences. Level B2, according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, is expected as a minimum level of English from the participating students.