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.

This semester, study in-person or from anywhere in the world from the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.

Fine-Tune Your Norwegian Through Film

Improve your knowledge of Norwegian by watching contemporary Norwegian language...

2022 Fall
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

Let's Talk "Skam" and Learn Norwegian

Watch the global hit television series Skam and learn...

2022 Fall
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

Fine-Tune Your Swedish through Verbal and Visual Imagery

Improve your knowledge of the Swedish language by immersing yourself in Swedish culture.

2022 Fall
1 section

Swedish Contemporary Culture

Expand your knowledge of Swedish culture by watching and discussing films and television shows.

2022 Fall
1 section

Norwegian I

In this introductory Norwegian course, build vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar skills while deepening your cultural knowledge.

Norwegian II

Continue to expand your vocabulary and master grammatical structures through activities that enhance the range of your conversational abilities.

Norwegian: Language and Culture

This course is designed for high-intermediate Norwegian language learners who have completed Norwegian V or its equivalent. Continue to expand...

Swedish I

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

Swedish: Language and Culture

If you have completed at least Level IV, or the equivalent, of Swedish language study, then this course will help you build upon that knowledge.