Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch level 1 - Winter Edition

when 16 January 2017 - 26 January 2017
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 500

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 Suriname and in the Netherlands Antilles. Dutch language level 1 is designed for beginners and gives you the opportunity to learn the basics of Dutch fast and well. This course covers the following activities: - speaking fluently - dialogues - pronunciation - grammar exercises

This beginners' course in Dutch offers you the opportunity to learn the Dutch language fast and well. The course aim is to reach level A1-. During the course, you will cover the four skills of listening, reading, writing and speaking. Our excellent teachers will also familiarise you with Dutch customs and manners. The following themes will be covered: getting to know each other, talking about relatives, daily life, inviting people, (grocery) shopping, and ordering in a bar or restaurant.

Course leader

Marc Gebuis

Target group

Beginners. No previous knowledge of Dutch required.

Course aim

Gain basic knowledge of the Dutch language and reach CEF-level A1-. After completing this course:
- You can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
- 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 can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

Credits info

Certificate of attendance

Fee info

EUR 500: Course + course materials

The Utrecht Summer School may be able to provide housing, please contact them ( if you are interested in this.


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

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