On your own
Samaneh's journey A1
The Samanehs Reise course on A1 level is the perfect starting point for beginners. By completing this level, you will gain a strong foundation in the Norwegian language, allowing you to have simple conversations and interactions in everyday situations.
What's included in the program?
Game-based e-learning material «Samanehs reise»
Learn anywhere, anytime
Teacher feedback on your essays and audio assignments
Let the games begin!
Welcome to a unique online language courses, designed for adults who want to learn to speak and understand Norwegian, while having the flexibility to study at their own pace.
We understand that flexibility is important for busy adults, which is why our course is perfect for those who want to learn Norwegian on a low-cost, independent basis, whenever and wherever suits them best. Our course also allows you to connect with other independent learners, providing a supportive and engaging learning community.
This particular course doesn't require a rigid class schedule, and there are no requirements to attend traditional instructor-led classes. You will learn on your own, with the assistance of a language instructor when you need it.
Our course is suitable for adults of all ages, including those who are just beginning their language learning journey. Once you sign up, you'll be on a membership plan, which gives you complete access to learning Norwegian online, for as long as the membership is active. If you need a quick boost, or you want to dedicate long-term, it is up to you how long this course lasts.
Join us today and experience a unique learning journey with Lingu's Norwegian language courses!
What you will learn
During the course, you will follow the Iranian actress Samaneh who moves to Norway. Despite facing challenges, she shows strength and determination. Samaneh is helped by her Norwegian friend and colleagues, as well as friends from her language course. She encounters typical migrant worker challenges in Norway but also gets to travel and explore the country.
The learning objectives include:
- Common verbs in present, past, and future tenses
- Basic grammar and pronunciation
- Common phrases related to meet and greet situations
- Agree and disagree with statements
- Write simple essays
- Read simple texts from everyday life
Samanehs reise is perfect if you
- want a low-cost option to learn Norwegian
- want to study independently and whenever, wherever suits you
- have a very busy schedule and have difficulty commiting to a rigid schedule with minimal flexibility
- don't want to attend traditional instructor-led classes
- don't needto collect the hours for permanent residency purposes
How does it work?
As a member of the Samaneh program, you will study independently online, using Lingu's very exciting and innovative language-learning technology based on games.
Our self-study platform is a place where you will gradually recieve pieces of new knowledge, then practice the new skill in different games that give you a variety of tasks, and finally pass a short test to see if you achieved the learning objective.
Please note that this course is designed for self-paced, self-study-based learning and is not recognized as a formal language course for permanent residency purposes in Norway. Therefore, it cannot be used to fulfill the language requirements for permanent residency. If you need to collect learning time for permanent residency, we recommend choosing one of our recognized language programs that meet the requirements for this purpose. Our customer support team will be happy to assist you in choosing the right program that suits your needs.
NOK 790.00 per måned
Frequently asked questions
You are welcome to study as much as you want during the Samaneh's journey course, but please remember that the time spent on this course cannot be and will not be counted towards the official certification. The reason is that only instructor-led training is valid for permanent residency, and this is a self-paced course.
Single Player course is a course based on self-study techniques and access to our new, fantastic self-study, e-learning platform based on the newest learning technologies, allowing you to study yourself at your own pace.
The Single Player course offers:
full access to our Single Player self-study online materials based on the newest e-learning technologies
- great flexibility to learn whenever you want and how fast you want without any need to commit to regular times and days
- access to our online and school-based Språkkaffees allowing you to practice your speaking skills with students from all other courses during weekly conversational meetings.
The Single Player course does not offer:
twice-weekly scheduled Fast-Track live classes on Zoom, with a teacher and a well-organized group (only included in the Fast-Track Online)
full access to our flexibly scheduled, Simply Online live classes in Adobe Connect, which you can join on a drop-in basis ( included in Simply Online and Fast-Track Online courses only)
- approved course certificate which can be used for permanent residence purposes, with the amount of completed learning time stated (only available for the Fast-Track Online and Simple Online courses).
This course is great for you if you like the flexibility of learning, and do not need regular direct navigation to achieve your goals. It will suit you well if you are strongly self-motivated and work well with achieving your goals based on your own time plan, you like studying alone and trusting yourself with the progress. It will provide full learning freedom and flexibility or when and when you can learn.
Yes, learning online with the Single Player is very efficient, but since it is a self-navigated course when it comes to learning speed, it will all depend on your personal learning style and the pace you decide on. We do however have plenty of success stories already.
Some students are a little bit reserved when it comes to online learning at the beginning, however after giving it some time they simply adore it!
The feedback we get is that the way that Single Player course gives an extreme study pace and study style freedom, and helps you reach your goals in your very own way.
At Lingu, we have many years of the online learning experience.
The fantastic e-learning platform which we give you access to, is designed based on the newest language learning technologies, and will make your study progress easy, and what is also very important, entertaining, and interesting!
From what we have heard so far, it really works and really fun!
Lingu is an officially certified provider of Norwegian language courses for adult immigrants, however, the Single Player course does not qualify you to collect hours towards your permanent residence permit application.
If you require to collect the time which can be officially documented for the permanent residence permit application purposes, we would advise you to check out our Fast Track Online or Simply Online course instead.
There is no need to purchase any additional learning materials when you join our Samanehs journey Course.All our materials are included in the course.
Once you have joined the course, you will receive access to our fantastic new e-learning platform based on the most recent and best learning technologies, where whilst using various kinds of educational tasks and games, you will be able to make your progress quickly and learn efficiently.
Your individual progress will depend on many factors, such as how much time you have available for study. However, based on our long professional experience, we have a standard duration for each course ( which can be flexible if you decide to switch sooner or later than shown here):
A1 level: 2 months
A2 level: 2 months
B1 level: 4 months
B2 level: 4 months
C1 level: 4 months
If you estimate that you are ready to move up to the next level faster than the standard pattern, or alternatively, stay with any level for longer, that is absolutely fine.
You can simply decide to move on when you are ready.
You will soon find that learning online is actually very easy and brings great and quick results!
The Single Player course allows you to learn to speak in many ways, by practicing talking, by listening, and by self-learning and reading. All of that to achieve your goals at your own pace, with help of our professionally-designed learning materials.
By choosing the Single Player course you will have access to a great, newly developed e-learning platform, based on the newest learning technologies, allowing you to achieve your goals even faster using multiple study tools and gamification.
All the learning methods combined, will soon give you the ability to express yourself verbally in the language.
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Join our free language café
Do you want to improve your Norwegian and expand your network in Norway? Join our social events that are designed to give you the opportunity to speak and practice Norwegian with other people, and have fun! Completely free of charge and drop in with easy registration both online and at our language centers.
12 June Monday
12:00 - 12:45Kristine Kvisli
14 June Wednesday
14:00 - 15:30Anna Jelonek
15 June Thursday
13:00 - 14:30Anna Jelonek
19 June Monday
12:00 - 12:45Marianne Golimo Gahnstrøm
21 June Wednesday
14:00 - 15:30Anna Jelonek