Germanic Languages | Beginning Norwegian I
K503 | 22331 | Melissa Gjellstad


1:25-2:15 / MWF

K503 is a third semester language course that continues to develop
skills in speaking, listening, reading, and writing Norwegian. The
course offers a thematic, communicative approach to language learning,
placing language within the context of culture. Classroom time focuses
on communication, listening, and explanations of grammatical concepts.
Homework is deigned to reinforce vocabulary, reading and writing
skills, aural comprehension (CD), and the understanding of grammar.
Thematic units covered in K200 include such components as climate,
health, family, everyday life, economy, literature, language, and
education. The semester concludes with group projects. The grade
recorded at the end of the semester breaks down as follows:

Texts:
Ellingsen, Elisabeth and Kirsti MacDonald. Stein på Stein. Tekstbok.
Oslo: Cappelen, 2000. ISBN 8202171245

Ellingsen, Elisabeth and Kirsti MacDonald. Stein på Stein. Arbeidsbok.
Oslo: Cappelen, 2000. ISBN 8202192064 Janus, Louis.

Norwegian Verbs And Essentials of Grammar. New York: MacGraw-Hill,
1999. ISBN 084428596X
Haugen, Einar. Norwegian-English Dictionary. Madison: U Wisconsin
Press, 1965. ISBN 0299038742