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Dutch A0/A2: Getting started with Dutch 1+2 Extended

Result

In this extended 1 year (online) blended course, students will acquire a basic and practical knowledge of Dutch, leading them to CEF-level A2. This extended course is designed to learn Dutch without experiencing a to heavy study load next to your study program.

Content

  • Dutch grammar and conventions
  • Basic vocabulary
  • Speaking and writing about everyday situations and personal life
  • Understanding and being able to produce short messages and announcements
  • Writing short and simple letters, invitations, etc., give personal information
  • Reading for the main points in short texts

The course consists of self-study and group tuition. Conversation lessons are every two weeks, in the self-study week you have to prepare for the next lesson. You use the online learning platform to listen to dialogues, practise and learn grammar, do exercises and learn the vocabulary. You also have to send in assignments and you can visit the Virtual Dutch Language Cafe to practice your conversation skills.

DURATION AND TIME INVESTMENT     

Attendance at every lesson is essential. The course consists of 20 lessons of two hours each, with one session every two weeks. Self-study is expected to take approximately three hours per week.

  • Course code

    GSD1+2-E

  • Programme is for

    students who speak little or no Dutch. 
    Please note that you need to invest at least three hours of independent online self-study a week. If you only would like to learn
    some basic Dutch, sign up for the course "Dutch is Fun"

  • ECTS

    Roughly equivalent to 3,5 ECTS

  • Date

    Check the available course dates on the page below

  • Time

    18.15 - 20.00 hrs.

  • Location

    This course is an online course, we will be using MS Teams, therefore a webcam and headphones are required.

  • Course fee

    UT bachelor and master students: € 25.- (NON-REFUNDABLE administration fee), payable at registration. Course materials are included.

  • Trainers

    A qualified teacher of Dutch as a second language

  • Maximum participants

    A minimum of 10 and maximum of 12 participants per conversation

  • Course materials

    Provided by the UT Language Centre: LINK+, Boom uitgevers, ISBN 3009010004104, online digital learning platform, 12 months license

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Dutch A0/A2: Getting started with Dutch 1+2 Extended
September 2021
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