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Icelandic Courses Ongoing
The annual Icelandic Courses for foreigners are now underway at the University Centre. As usually the courses began on the first Monday of August and will continue until August 22. This time around close to 100 students attend seven different courses during the thee week period they are offered.......
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Icelandic Courses

The Westfjords are an especially exciting place to learn Icelandic.  This huge peninsula with its forty-nine deep fjords, remote from the rest of the country, preserves the old Iceland and the original Iceland.

 

This summer we offer a variety of Icelandic courses; three-week courses, one-week course, advanced course and a course in Gísla saga and classical Icelandic language.

 

The University Centre of the Westfjords invites you to join in a friendly learning atmosphere where class work, group work, and fieldwork are combined. Our progressive teaching style follows modern trends. 


 

We look forward to welcoming you to many inspiring Icelandic language and culture courses in the magnificent setting of the Westfjords!

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"It is a delight to be here, utterly unique. The best thing about it is that I have no idea how to describe it to anyone once I leave - it defies easy description! I will encourage all faculty and students I know to come here to study and conduct their research."
Marc L. Miller CMM Instructor, Professor, Marine Affairs University of Washington, Seattle, USA

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Two new employees at the University Centre
Two new employees have now joined the staff of the University Centre of the Westfjords. Birna Lßrusdˇttir, project manager, will be responsible for various projects relating to the......
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