Netherlands, Utrecht (Utrecht City Campus)

Legal Dutch in an International Perspective for Interpreters

when 28 July 2014 - 1 August 2014
duration 1 week
fee EUR 850

This intensive one-week course is especially designed for interpreters of the European Union. The course focuses on general legal Dutch language, culture and contemporary issues in Dutch society.

The goal of the course is upgrading the interpreters’ passive knowledge of legal Dutch through lectures on topical issues, as well as improving their active command of the Dutch language (C-level).

An average day consists of a lecture by a legal field expert and a Dutch language class, in which the participants will analyse various recordings and read and discuss articles on legal issues.

Course leader

Marc Gebuis, MSc

Target group

Interpreters at the European Union. For this course at C-evel you are required to do a placement test developed by Babel!

The placement test consists of two parts: multiple choice and writing. A teacher will assess your language skills. On the basis of your test result you will get an advice about which course is suitable for you.

Please note that it can take up to 5 working days until your language level is assessed. You can download the placement test at Please indicate in which Summer School course you plan to take part.

Course aim

The purpose of this course is to expand interpreters' active and passive knowledge of the Dutch language.

Credits info

Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 850: € 850 - Course + course materials + housing
EUR 0: If you combine this course with 'Dutch Language and Culture for Interpreters', you will receive a discount of €100 on the course fee.


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

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