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Welcome to the website of the Tórshavnar Kvøld- Ungdóms- og Listaskúla 


On this page you can find information about courses
that Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli offers to foreigners residing in the municipality of
Tórshavn and in the rest of the Faroe Islands. 



These courses are specially designed for non-native learners of the
Faroese language: 

1. " 20-hr.
course in Faroese
" for foreigners. 


    This is a free course that all foreigners with
residence/work permit are entitled to.

    The course is funded by the Ministry of Culture and
Education.  



2. " 20-hr. course in Faroese for Scandinavians"

     This is a free course that all Scandinavians with
residence/work permit are entitled to. 

3. Faroese for
Foreigners





    Language courses designed for English speaking learners.



These courses are part of the regular course programme of the Tórshavnar
Kvøldskúli, starting in September/October, ending in March/April of
the following year. The length of a course is 40 hours.


NEW 2015/16

Courses in Faroese Language and Culture for
people who do not have Faroese as their first language

Tórshavnar
Kvøld-, Ungdóms- og Listaskúli – in collaboration with the Ministry of
Education and the Employment Service (ALS) – will be organizing courses in
Faroese for non-native speakers of Faroese. The courses are not designed for Scandinavians.
Students will be taught Faroese language and culture.

The courses
are divided into Beginner’s Level and Advanced Level. Attendance
is compulsory. The courses will conclude with a test, after which all participants
will receive a verification document for their attendance and a teacher’s
comment
.

Qualified
teacher Ms Bergljót av Skarði is responsible for teaching sessions in
collaboration with assistant Ms Eyðbjørg Nilsson. Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli is
responsible for practical matters concerning the courses.

Beginner’s
Course

Lessons
take place in the Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli building in Tórshavn, starting on
Monday 24 August 2015 at 9 am. Course duration is 16 weeks, Monday to Friday
from 9 am to 1.35 pm.

Advanced
Course

Tórshavnar
Kvøldskúli now offers an advanced course in Faroese. Lessons take place in the
Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli building in Tórshavn, starting on Monday 11 January 2016
at 9 am. Course duration is 16 weeks, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1.35 pm. Applicants
will be called in for an admission test in November 2015.

Applications

Please fill
in application forms on the school homepage
www.kvoldskulin.fo as soon as possible. 

In addition
to these courses for foreigners, the 
Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli also offers a range of courses for all residents
in the municipality of Tórshavn. Foreigners enjoy equal privilege of
participating in these courses in accordance with general rules and regulations
(please check these on front page of the Course Booklet).

You are welcome to contact Tórshavnar Kvøldskúli
for any further information about the school in general and its courses. Please
check for opening hours or send an e-mail.


e-mail: kvoldskulin(kurla)torshavn.fo
tel: (00298) 302472
address: J. H. Schrøtersgøta 1, 100 Tórshavn