Norway

National Coordinator: Kari Holdhus

Music in Schools

In Norway, where 96,5 % of Norwegian children between age 6 and 16 attend public schooling, music is given by 1 weekly lesson throughout the 10-year compulsory school. In Norway, children of all abilities attend undivided classes during the 10 years of schooling. Read more…

Music Teacher Training

Music teacher training in Norway goes on in teacher colleges as well as in conservatories. Music teachers in schools most often teach music as one of several subjects, and this is also how teacher training is run. It has been decided that Norwegian teacher training shall be a 5-year education, and students have been admitted to the new structure for 2 years. Read more…

EAS Institutional members

EAS Archives: Norway in the meNet project (2009)