The One-Week Crash Course

This is an exciting one week crash course taught in the spring and summer.

Course dates: 

Spring Course - 18.05.-22.05.2020 

Summer course: 13.08.-18.08.2020

Course fee: 45.000 ISK 


The University Centre's crash course is an intensive beginners course in Icelandic language and culture and is especially designed to meet the needs of people who want to learn Icelandic the fast way.

The Icelandic course is all about getting to know the Icelandic language without formal grammar teaching. Students are taught basic Icelandic vocabulary through various lectures and exercises. 

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The University Centre of the Westfjords has several years of experience in hosting field schools for foreign students and offering courses in Icelandic language and culture. Also, the University Centre offers two international, cross disciplinary master's programs: Coastal and marine management and Coastal Communities and Regional Development.

Group 2010, final dinner at Tjöruhús
Group 2010, final dinner at Tjöruhús
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