Dutch for German Speakers (Intermediate)

Level: Intermediate (B1/B2)

This advanced course prepares you for the Staatsexamen NT2 programma 2.  It deals with the four skills listening, reading, writing and speaking, and there will be time to repeat and expand your knowledge of grammar and vocabulary.

Classroom course

€455,00

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Starting from 16 November 2021

Virtual classroom

€ 455,00

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Starting from 6 July 2021

+ 1 more dates

About the Dutch for German Speakers (Intermediate) course

Dutch for German speakers

This course covers the following themes: work and leisure time, society, communication, weather and geography, politics, art, energy and Holland.

This course is also suitable for Danish, Swedish and Norwegian people.

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Learning goals

This Dutch for German Speakers (Intermediate) course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level B2 in a short period of time.

This course is suited when you have a
– Certificate Elementary Dutch (A)
– Certifcatie Dutch for German Speakers (Beginners)
– Placement test level B1.

Participants can understand the main idea of complex texts, both with concrete and abstract subjects, including technical discourse in the participant’s own professional field. Participants can react fluently and spontaneously, in such a way that a normal exchange is possible with native speakers of Dutch, without any strain on either side.

Participants can produce a clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects, and they can give their opinion on a topical issue and give advantages as well as disadvantages of different options.

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Method

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.

In this course we use the book De finale. You can order all books required for the course on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your books to the first session.

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Time Investment

This Dutch for German Speakers (Intermediate) course consists of 16 sessions of 1,75 hours or 18 sessions of 1,5 hours. The advised self-study load is 30 hours.

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Practical

  • This course is offered both on-site and in the virtual classroom. You can enrol for your preferred option using the buttons above. All our on-site classes are taught in a small group. You can find an overview of all the measures we have taken against the coronavirus here.
  • The language of instruction is Dutch.
  • In this course we use the book De finale. You can order all books required for the course on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your books to the first session.
  • Participants should attend at least 80% of the meetings. Please note that this is a fast course, especially suitable for German speakers. There will be no final test.
  • If you work or study at Utrecht University you will receive a 15% discount. Please register with your UU email address. Your registration will then be processed automatically.

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Schedule

  • Starting date: 6 July 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday6 July 202120:0021:45
    Thursday8 July 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday13 July 202120:0021:45
    Thursday15 July 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday20 July 202120:0021:45
    Thursday22 July 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday27 July 202120:0021:45
    Thursday29 July 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday3 August 202120:0021:45
    Thursday5 August 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday10 August 202120:0021:45
    Thursday12 August 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday17 August 202120:0021:45
    Thursday19 August 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday24 August 202120:0021:45
    Thursday26 August 202120:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 16 November 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday16 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday18 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday23 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday25 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday30 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday2 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday7 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday9 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday14 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday16 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday21 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday23 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday4 January 202220:0021:45
    Thursday6 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday11 January 202220:0021:45
    Thursday13 January 202220:0021:45

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  • Starting date: 16 November 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday16 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday18 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday23 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday25 November 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday30 November 202120:0021:45
    Thursday2 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday7 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday9 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday14 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday16 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday21 December 202120:0021:45
    Thursday23 December 202120:0021:45
    Tuesday4 January 202220:0021:45
    Thursday6 January 202220:0021:45
    Tuesday11 January 202220:0021:45
    Thursday13 January 202220:0021:45

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