Preparation course State Exam NT2 II

Level: Intermediate (B1/B2)

In this course you will be prepared for the State exam NT2 programme II.

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Starting from 11 September 2020

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About the Preparation course State Exam NT2 II course

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This Preparation course State Exam NT2 II course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level B2+ in a short period of time.

Initial language requirements are:

  • Certificate advanced Dutch (B2)
  • Placement test with level B2/C1 advice.

The course is scheduled to take place two days a week for eight weeks at our institute in Utrecht. Participants will practice with mock exams and exercises.

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Are you entitled to a loan from the DUO (Educational Administration Service) to help pay for your Dutch course? And this is your first course at Babel? Then you need to have an intake interview with a teacher and do a placement test. This page gives more information about registering for a course with a DUO student loan. Here you can sign up for an intake interview.

 

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Learning goals

This Preparation course State Exam NT2 II course is aimed to those who wish to achieve level B2+ in a short period of time.

Initial language requirements are:

  • Certificate advanced Dutch (B2)
  • Placement test with level B2/C1 advice.

Upon completing the course, the participants will know how to approach the different exam sections. They will be able to apply exam strategies and work under time pressure. In the reading and listening sections, they will be able to understand popular scientific journals and formal letters/information. In the writing and speaking components they will be able to give adequate and correct responses, and produce long texts.

 

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Method

Through mock exams and additional exercises you will get familiar with the different exam sections. You will practice how to complete sentences, write texts, give short responses, hold two-minute conversations, and answer multiple choice questions. For all these sections you will receive advice about exam strategies and feedback about your results.

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 Preparation course State Exam NT2 II consists of 8 sessions at Babel in Utrecht. The advised self-study load is 3 to 4 hours per class.

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Practical

  • The language of instruction is Dutch.
  • You can order all books required for the course on our special book page. Please ensure you bring your books to the first session.
  • During the course you will practice with mock exams and exercises. For the real State exam NT2 programme II you will have to apply at www.hetcvte.nl (choose Onderwerpen, then Staatsexamen NT2 and then Aanmelden).
  • 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: 11 September 2020
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    Friday11 September 202009:1512:15
    Friday18 September 202009:1512:15
    Friday25 September 202009:1512:15
    Friday2 October 202009:1512:15
    Friday9 October 202009:1512:15
    Friday16 October 202009:1512:15
    Friday23 October 202009:1512:15
    Friday30 October 202009:1512:15

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  • Starting date: 18 November 2020
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    Wednesday18 November 202014:0017:00
    Wednesday25 November 202014:0017:00
    Wednesday2 December 202014:0017:00
    Wednesday9 December 202014:0017:00
    Wednesday16 December 202014:0017:00
    Wednesday6 January 202114:0017:00
    Wednesday13 January 202114:0017:00
    Wednesday20 January 202114:0017:00

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