Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language Level 1

when 30 July 2012 - 10 August 2012
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 845

Dutch is a Germanic language that is spoken by approximately 23 million people world-wide. Most of these live in the Netherlands and in Belgium, but Dutch is also spoken in Surinam and on the Dutch Antilles.

This beginners' course in Dutch offers you the opportunity to learn the Dutch language fast and well. It covers the four skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking. During the course you will also get familiarized with Dutch customs and manners.

Course activities include:
- talks
- dialogues
- pronunciation
- grammar exercises

After completing this course:
- You can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases.
- You will be able to introduce yourself and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where you live and people you know.
- You will be able to interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is willing to help.

In cooperation with Babel.

Course leader

Jolanda Straver

Target group

Beginners. No previous knowledge of Dutch required

Course aim

Gain basic knowledge of the Dutch language.

Credits info

Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 845: Course + course materials + housing


Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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