Duration: 15 weeks, lessons once a week, March-June 2018
Days/Time: Friday / 09.00 - 10.30 h.
Teacher(s): Mrs Francine de Graaf
Start date: 09 March 2018
End date: 29 June 2018
Location: Sweelinckplein 9/11
Fee: €525, course book € 55
Absolute beginners course level 0 -> A1-
Still possible to sign up
15 week course with lessons once a week
15 Friday mornings 09.00 - 10.30 h.
This course is meant for absolute beginners with no knowledge of Dutch
15 x 1.5 hour lessons + homework and self-study
Total of 22.5 hours
Starting date Friday 16 March - final lesson Friday 29 June
Lessons on March 9-16-23-30, April 6-13-20 (27 is a national holiday), May (4 is a school holiday) 11-18-25, June 1-8-15-22-29
Number of students 4 - 10
Teachers: Mrs. Francine de Graaf
Price for the course € 525 (based on minimum 4 students)
We will work with course book “Totaal 1” incl. CD-Rom plus extra teaching materials.
Costs for the course book “Totaal” incl. CD-Rom € 55
The teacher will bring the course books.
What to expect?
Course book “Totaal 1” chapters 1 - 8
How to introduce yourself, spell your name and address etc.
The Dutch alphabet, the numbers, currency amounts
The days, the months, the seasons, telling time
(Grocery) shopping, going to a restaurant
Verbs and word order, how to make sentences, how to pose questions
Articles, plural forms, opposites
To follow the beginners courses (levels 0 -> A1) it is necessary to understand English.
After having completed this absolute beginners course, it is possible to continue with the beginners+ course offered as an intensive summer course in July and August or starting as from September 2018.
If courses have less than the minimum number of students, we can recommend alternatives.
At the end of the complete beginners course (level A1) you will receive the certificate "Dutch for Expats beginners course”.
For this course the “general conditions of the 10 week group courses on one of our teaching locations” is applicable.
For explanation about the different blocks see Dutch for Expats "beginners course”.
In order to reach a basic knowledge of speaking and understanding the Dutch language, it is advisable to attend lessons on a regular basis covering a minimum of about 45 hours of Dutch.
If you are unsure of which course to join, then ask us for a free intake interview.
Please don't hesitate to contact us for an appointment.