2018 Faroese Summer Institute

The University of the Faroe Islands will hold an international summer institute August 06-25 2018 offering an intensive and comprehensive introduction to Faroese language and culture. The programme includes 50 lessons in grammar and language exercises. In addition there will be some lectures on different aspects of Faroese culture and society.

The institute will take place at the University in Tórshavn, the capital of the Faroe Islands. About 20 students can be accepted at the Institute, and university students from all countries can apply. Students must have knowledge of other Scandinavian or Germanic languages and know the basic concepts of grammar.

Classes are scheduled five days a week, Monday through Friday, in the morning and the afternoon.

Languages of instruction will be Faroese and English. Class attendance is obligatory.

Students who pass a final test at the end of the course are provided with a certificate (10 ECTS/European Credit Transfer and Accu-mulation System).

Application form will be available from June/July 2017. Application deadline: April 15, 2018

The tuition fee for the course is DKK 6,500.

Accommodation can be arranged at Føroya Fólkaháskúli for DKK 3,500 for the duration of the course.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor,Master
CountryFaroe Islands
Language of instruction
InstitutionUniversity of the Faroe Islands
Begin date06.08.2018
End date25.08.2018
Registration deadline15.04.2018
ECTS credits10.0
Field schoolYes
Fields of studyForeign languages
Teaching placeTórshavn
Tagsfield schoolsummer schoolfaroeselanguages
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