Germanic Languages | Beginning Norwegian
K501 | 2982 | Christopher Sapp


K501	Beginning Norwegian I (3 cr.) Christopher Sapp
Section: 2982
11:15A-12:05P / MTRF
BH 219

K501 is a first semester language course that develops basic skills
is speaking, listening, reading, and writing Norwegian. The course
offers a thematic, communicative approach to language learning,
placing language within the context of a culture. Classroom time
focuses on communication, listening, and explanations of grammatical
concepts. Homework is designed to reinforce vocabulary, reading and
writing skills, aural comprehension (CD), and the understanding of
grammar. Thematic units covered in K501 include such components as
social introductions, classroom language, food, basic geography,
restaurants, weather and seasons, vacation and travel, and school
and education. The semester concludes with group projects. The grade
recorded at the end of the semester breaks down as follows.

homework assignments (20%)
essays (and final project 15%)
active class participation (20%
3 tests (25%)
final exams, written (comprehensive) and oral (20%).

Texts

På Vei: tekstbok av  Ellingsen og Mac Donald
8202173299 / Cappelen, 1999

På Vei: arbeidsbok av  Ellingsen og Mac Donald
8202173302 / Cappelen, 1999
	
English-Norwegian glossary for På Vei: Ellingsen og Mac Donald
8202191831 / Cappelen, 1999 (?)

Norwegian Verbs & Essential Grammar:  Louis Janus
084428596X / McGraw-Hill / Conteporary Books, 1999
	
Norwegian-English Dictionary:  Einar Haugen
0299038742 / University of Wisconsin Press, 1965