Disputation: Cand.polit. Torill Aagot Halvorsen

Cand.polit. Torill Aagot Halvorsenwill defend her doctoral dissertation for the degree of Ph.d.:

Trapped in the language? ICT and language-choices in Tanzanian higher education.

Trial lecture - time and place

Her trial lecture will be held Friday November 30th 2012 at 10.15 - 11.00 , Auditorium 3, Helga Engs building, Blindern

Lecture title:

A critical analysis of different views on the relationship between language of instruction and ICT in different contexts in Africa, including the neighbouring countries of Tanzania.


Adjudication committee

  • Professor Lennart Wohlgemuth, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg, Sweden (1. opponent)
  • Professor Yngve Nordkvelle,  Lillehammer University College (2. opponent)
  • Professor Lene Buchert, Department of Educational Research, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Oslo is 3rd member of the committee and the committee's coordinator.

Chair of defence


Additional information

Summary in English, see

Information in Norwegian, see

Published Nov. 26, 2012 10:23 AM - Last modified Nov. 26, 2012 10:25 AM