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absolute beginners, 12 Wednesday mornings Sep-Dec 2017 at the American School of The Hague (ASH), location Wassenaar

Duration: 12 weeks, COURSE IS FULL

Days/Time: Wednesdays 09.30 - 11.30 H. / 09.30 - 11.30 h.

Teacher(s): Mrs Cynthia Mulder

Start date: 13 September 2017

End date: 13 December 2017

Location: Wassenaar

Fee: €295, course book € 55

Absolute beginners course, level 0 -> A1-

12 week course with lessons once a week
12 Wednesday mornings 09.30 - 11.30 h.
12 x 2 hour lessons + homework and self-study
Total of 24 hours
Lessons on September 13-20-27, October 4-11 (18 is a school holiday) -25, November 1-8-15-22-29, December 6 (-13)
Number of students 4 - 10
Teachers: Mrs. Cynthia Mulder and Mrs Valerie Blussé
Price for the course € 295 (based on minimum 6 students)
Sign up on the ASH website www.ash.nl under "Life at ASH" / "Adult Education"
or at Dutch for Expats by email.
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 - 7

  • 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
  • Verbs and word order, how to make sentences, how to pose questions
  • Articles, plural forms, opposites
  • Food and drinks, (grocery) shopping, going to a restaurant
  • Pronunciation
  • Conversation

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 starting as from January 2018 at the American School or earlier/later at our teaching location in The Hague.

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 for absolute beginners 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.
You can contact us for an appointment.

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