Dutch level 1

Level: Beginner (0/A2)

This beginner course covers the four skills listening, reading, writing and speaking.

During the lockdown (at least until 15 March), all our on-site courses will be taught in the virtual classroom. As soon as it is possible, we will switch back to teaching on location. So, you can enrol without any problems for an on-site language course. We offer you a worry-free start to your course with our flexible booking policy.

See how Anouk found the virtual classroom here (in Dutch).

Classroom course

€190,00

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Starting from 21 April 2021

Virtual classroom

€ 165,00

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Starting from 20 April 2021

About the Dutch level 1 course

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.

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Learning goals

This Dutch level 1 course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level A1- in a short period of time.

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

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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 opmaat. 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 level 1 course consists of 9 sessions at Babel in Utrecht. The advised self-study load is 2 to 3 hours a week.

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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 English.
  • In this course we use the book De opmaat. 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 8 out of 9 sessions in order to receive a certificate.
  • 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: 20 April 2021 (Virtual Classroom)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Tuesday20 April 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday4 May 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday11 May 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday18 May 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday25 May 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday1 June 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday8 June 202118:3020:00
    Tuesday15 June 202118:3020:00

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  • Starting date: 21 April 2021 (Utrecht)
    DayDateStartEnd
    Wednesday21 April 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday5 May 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday12 May 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday19 May 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday26 May 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday2 June 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday9 June 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday16 June 202120:3022:00
    Wednesday23 June 202120:3022:00

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