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Scandinavian Languages

  • Taught by Native/Fluent Speakers
  • Grounded in Cultural Contexts
  • Provides an Immersive Learning Experience

Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish are similar in many ways, but each has its subtle nuances. These courses allow you to establish, enhance, or perfect your reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills. Through professional instruction, you will expand your understanding of dialect, grammar, intonations, and word usage while improving idiomatic and grammatical conversational abilities.

Danish I

Master pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary in this introductory course to Danish, which is taught within a cultural context.

2018 Spring
2 sections

Advanced Swedish: Media and Literature

Work toward advanced-level reading, writing, and conversational skills in Swedish, while exploring Swedish history and literature.

2018 Spring
1 section

Danish II

Expand your basic speaking, reading, and writing skills to hold simple conversations using proper Danish.

2018 Spring
1 section

Intermediate Swedish: Grammar and Conversation

Build on your existent Swedish knowledge through targeted grammar aimed at facilitating more varied and professional written and spoken expression.

2018 Spring
1 section

Norwegian I

In this beginner’s course, build your Norwegian vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar skills within a cultural context.

2018 Spring
1 section

Norwegian II

Continue to expand your vocabulary and master grammatical structures in Norwegian.

2018 Spring
1 section

Norwegian IV

In this intermediate Norwegian language course, expand and refine your speaking, reading, and writing skills.

2018 Spring
1 section

Swedish I

In this beginner’s course, build your Swedish vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar within a cultural context.

2018 Spring
2 sections

Swedish II

Continue to master more grammatical structures and to expand your vocabulary and the range of your conversational ability in Swedish.

2018 Spring
1 section

Swedish IV

Expand and refine your speaking, reading, and writing skills to achieve idiomatically and grammatically correct conversations in Swedish.

2018 Spring
1 section

Norwegian III

In this intermediate-level Norwegian course, review basic grammar, build your vocabulary, and practice conversational Norwegian.

2018 Spring
1 section

Accelerated Swedish I

Build vocabulary, develop pronunciation, and learn grammar as you study Swedish within a cultural context and in a shorter period of time.

Accelerated Swedish II

Build upon your basic knowledge of the Swedish language to expand your vocabulary and grammar in a shorter period of time.

Danish III

Build upon the knowledge acquired in previous Danish courses and continue to develop your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in Danish.

Swedish III

Continue to develop reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills, and learn to discuss everyday topics in Swedish.

Swedish V

Read fairy tales and historical fiction, and practice grammar studied in previous Swedish-language courses, while examining it in greater depth.