Course Description

The beginners crash course is an intensive one week course in Icelandic language and culture. The course is all about getting to know the Icelandic language without formal grammar teaching and no former knowledge of the language is necessary. The course Icelandic in One Week is this year taught in May and in August.

1. The spring course in May


2. The summer course in August

The course begins on Thursday morning, August 15, 2019. It concludes on Tuesesday afternoon, August 20, 2019

As you typically need to spend one overnight in Reykjavík on the way to Ísafjörður from abroad (see Getting to Ísafjörður), you should book your flight to Iceland so that you arrive in Reykjavík no later than August 13 (Tuesday). Similarly, if you are leaving directly after the course, you should not book a flight leaving Iceland any earlier than the morning of August 22 (Thursday).
 Please note that any overnight stay in Reykjavík is your own responsibility.

For further information about how the course is set up please see the schedule from May 2019.