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Dutch A2/B1 (on-campus or online)

Result

In this course, participants will extend their basic knowledge of Dutch, going from CEF-level A2 to A2/B1. Participants receive a certificate after full attendance and if the course portfolio is evaluated positively.

Content

The course consists of two lessons per week: a preparation lesson and a practice lesson. In the preparation lesson, you use the course’s online learning platform to listen to dialogues, practise and learn grammar, do exercises and learn the vocabulary, together with your classmates and under the guidance of a student-assistant.

In the practice lesson, you will actively work with the teacher and your classmates and practise all the topics you have prepared in the preparation lesson. This way, at the end of the course, you will be able to function in Dutch at CEF-level A2/B1. You are on your way to the following CEF-level B1 learning objectives and are learning to:

You will be evaluated based on a portfolio, which you have to complete by the end of the course. The portfolio consists of listening and reading tests, writing assignments, a practical speaking exercise outside of class and a spoken exam in the final lesson. If the result is satisfactory, you will be able to enrol in the B1 course.

Duration and Time investment

Attendance at every lesson is essential. The course consists of 20 lessons of two hours each, with two sessions every week: one preparation lesson and one practice lesson. Homework is expected to take approximately two hours per week, in addition to the preparation lesson.

Admission criteria

Admission is granted based on certificates obtained from earlier language courses, in this case,  Dutch A2, or an intake exam, which you can register for here.

Course overview

  • Course code

    D-A2/B1

  • Programme is for

    Bachelor and Master students, PhD candidates, employees (and their partners) of the UT and ITC and external participants who have completed the Dutch A2 course.

  • ECTS

    The study load for this course is roughly equivalent to 2ECTS.

  • Date

    Check the available course dates on the page below.

  • Time

    Check the available time slots on the page below.

  • Location

    Vrijhof building and online.

    For the online course, we will be using the Canvas online platform, therefore a webcam and headphones are required.

  • Course fee

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

    UT-employees: €320

    Faculty departments pay an annual fee, so you do not pay yourself. You need permission from your head of department and a project number. Service departments will be charged with the course price, so you do not pay yourself. You need permission from your head of department and a project number.

    Partners of UT-employees: €320

    Non-UT participants: €416

    Partners and non-UT participants can use internet payment to pay the course fee.

  • Maximum participants

    Minimum 10 and maximum 15 participants per practice lesson

  • Trainers

    Qualified teacher of Dutch as a Foreign Language

  • Course materials

    Provided by the UT Language Centre: LINK+, Boom uitgevers, ISBN 3009010005668, online digital learning platform, 12 months license

  • Requirements

    Admission is granted based on certificates obtained from earlier language courses, in this case, Dutch A2.

Further Information
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Dutch A2/B1 (on-campus or online)
November 2023
Employee or student of the University of Twente?
One of the following courses is required before you start the selected course.
  • Dutch A2 - Getting started with Dutch 1+2 for native German speakers
  • Dutch A2 - Getting started with Dutch 2 for native German speakers
  • Dutch A2 - Dutch for Beginners 2
  • Dutch A2 - Getting Started with Dutch 2
  • Dutch A2 ON SITE Practice course
  • Dutch A2 ONLINE Practice course
  • Dutch A2 for Germans ON SITE Practice course
  • Dutch A2 for Germans ONLINE Practice course
  • Dutch A2 (on-campus or online)
  • Dutch A2 for Germans
  • Dutch A0/A2: Getting started with Dutch 1+2 Extended

Your details

*This course is fully booked, if you register now, you will be placed on the waiting list and you will be enrolled if a place becomes available.