8.3.1 Institutional overview
The Storting (the Norwegian Parliament) and the government define the goals and decide the budgetary frameworks for education. The Ministry of Education and Research is Norway's highest public administrative agency for educational matters and is responsible for implementing national educational policy, including arts education at all levels. Over the past decade, arts education in Norway has been reorganised at the primary level, lower and higher secondary level and in the higher educational system.
Chapter published: 04-08-2011