Online - Level 1 Norwegian Language Starter Session

Folk Art School

Vesterheim Folk Art School

Online - Level 1 Norwegian Language Starter Session

Tuesdays, February 1, 8, 15 & 22 and March 1, 8, 15 & 22 (7:30-8:30 pm CT) with Berit Skogen

Level of Instruction
$135.00 Members
$150.00 Non-members

Hoping to travel to Norway someday? Want to connect with Norwegian friends or family in their native language? We've got you covered! Start your Norwegian-language learning or refresh stale language skills with Norwegian Instructor Berit Skogen. During the eight-week session, we'll cover the basics of grammar and vocabulary to get you ready to connect with other Norwegian speakers. If you like, you’ll get activities to extend your learning between class meetings. 

Enrollment also includes a class workbook and a study treat ($20 value). Bli med! (Come join!)

The weekly class meetings will happen on Zoom for an active, conversation-based hour. If you like, you’ll get activities to extend your learning between class meetings. One enrollment gets you signed up for all eight Zoom sessions on Tuesdays February 1 - March 22. Don't hesitate to contact Andrew Ellingsen, Folk Art Coordinator, with any questions you may have (

Supplies: A computer, laptop, or tablet with a camera and mic as well as a fast, reliable internet connection.

Special Instructions: When registering for the class, please make sure to use the address you'd like the kit shipped to, and the email address you'd like the Zoom meeting invitations sent to. You will receive links to the Zoom sessions by email sometime during the week prior to the class. If this class is a gift, please sign up with the recipient's mailing and email addresses or be prepared to forward all communications and/or kit supplies.

If you are registering for this class in a location outside the United States, you will need to provide your own supplies. Please contact when you register for more information about what materials are required for this class.

Enrollment Deadline: January 18, 2022

About the Instructor

Berit Skogen

Berit Skogen

Berit Skogen is a student at Luther College, majoring in Nordic studies and History with minors in Africana studies and Religion. She has studied intensive Norwegian at Luther College and at the University of Oslo’s International Summer School. She is passionate about Norwegian language and culture. She co-wrote the Introductory Norwegian workbook during an internship in 2020 and can’t wait to share her love of Norwegian language with all her students.