Disputation: Cand.polit. Hedvig Skonhoft Johannesen

Cand.polit. Hedvig Skonhoft Johannesen defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of Ph.d.:

Cultural Codes of Technical and Vocational Teachers. A qualitative study of technical and vocational teachers cultural codes: Teaching school-based learning in selected educational programs at the Norwegian upper secondary level.

Hedvig Skonhoft Johansen (photo: private)

Trial lecture - time and place

Her trial lecture will be held Thursday 10th December 10.15 - 11.00,  in Lecture Hall 2, Helga Engs building, Blindern

Lecture title:

Use Bourdieu's theory on symbolic violence as point of departure and discuss in which contexts and to what extent one can expect to find symbolic violence related to social classes in present day Norwegian society.

Adjudication committee

  • Professor Annick Prieur, Department of Sociology, Social Work and Organisation, Aalborg University, Denmark (1. opponent)
  • Professor Ole Jonny Olsen, Department of Sociology, University of Bergen  (2. opponent).

Professor Jon Lauglo, Emeritus at Department of Education, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Oslo, is 3rd member of the Committee and the committee's coordinator.

Chair of defence

  • Coming.


  • Professor Ola Stafseng, Department of Education, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Oslo
  • Professor Anne-Lise Høstmark Tarrou, emerita at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences

Additional information


Information in Norwegian

Published Oct. 1, 2015 10:12 AM - Last modified Dec. 8, 2015 2:49 PM