Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch Language and Culture for European Union Interpreters

when 30 July 2012 - 3 August 2012
duration 1 week
fee EUR 750

This intensive one-week course is especially designed for interpreters of the European Union. The course focuses on Dutch language, culture and contemporary issues in Dutch society. The goal of the course is upgrading the interpreters’ passive knowledge of Dutch through lectures on cultural and topical issues, as well as improving their active command of the Dutch language (C-level). An average day consists of a lecture of a field expert and a Dutch language class, in which the participants will analyse various recordings and read and discuss newspaper articles.

In cooperation with Babel.

Course leader

Jolanda Straver

Target group

Interpreters at the European Parliament.

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 750: Course + course materials + housing


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

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