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Course Dutch level 1 for TIAS

Course Dutch level 1 for TIAS

Course content

This beginner course for TIAS-students covers the four skills listening, reading, writing and speaking. In addition, we will look at the basics of Dutch grammar and Dutch vocabulary. The following themes will be used: getting to know each other, relatives, daily life.

Course aims

At the end of this course, participants can communicate in simple and every-day situations.


Different competences will be discussed during the classes. Assignments will be made in class, in groups, pairs or individually. More information about the course programme, homework and suggestions for additional online exercises will be published on the electronic learning environment.

Self-study load

2 to 3 hours per week

Course materials

In this course we use the book De opmaat.


There will be no final test.

Participant commitment

Participants should attend 8 out of 9 sessions in order to receive a certificate.

Language of instruction


Course Fee

€ 165,00
TIAS Students receive a 10% discount.

No new editions scheduled (yet).
This training can be offered as a tailor made course. Contact us for more information.

Why choose Babel?

  • Excellent teachers
  • Clear and flexible contract
  • Over 30 years of experience
  • Competitive pricing
Summer Courses

Course materials

You can order books through this page.

What's my current level?

» Dutch placement test.
» English placement test.
» For other languages, Dialiang is a language diagnosis system developed by many European higher education institutions. It reports your level of skill against the Common European Framework (CEF) for language learning. You can download Dialang here.

Course venue

Courses of Babel take place at either the Nieuwegracht or the University College Utrecht campus. Select a start date to view the course location. Free parking is available.


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