Netherlands, Utrecht

Dutch level 7

when 18 July 2016 - 29 July 2016
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee EUR 850

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 in the Dutch Antilles.

This course is ideal for language learners who have passed the NT2 State Exam programme 2, and have followed the course Dutch level 6, but who would like to express themselves more fluently and continue to expand their already wide vocabulary even further.

Course activities include:
-reading comprehension
- vocabulary exercises
- discussions
- presenting
- grammar exercises
- writing exercises

Course leader

Marc Gebuis, MSc

Target group

People who have reached B2+ level (CEF). You are required to do a placement test developed by Babel. This 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. Click here to download the test. Please indicate in which Summer School course you plan to take part.

Course aim

At the end of this course, participants will feel more confident in Dutch. They can express themselves more fluently and spontaneously and better understand subtle nuances in written and spoken Dutch (C1 level, CEFR). After completing this course, a participant is able to:
- understand a wide range of demanding, longer texts.
- demonstrate much more variety in use of vocabulary.
- express ideas more fluently and spontaneously.
- use language effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.

Fee info

EUR 850: Course + course materials + housing
EUR 500: Course + course materials

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