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absolute beginners, 12 weeks, 24 lessons on Monday and Friday morning Sep.-Dec. 2018

Duration: 12 weeks, lessons twice a week

Days/Time: Monday and Friday / 09.00 - 10.30 h.

Teacher(s): Mrs Francine de Graaf

Start date: 24 September 2018

End date: 21 December 2018

Location: Sweelinckplein 9/11

Fee: €790, course book € 55

Absolute beginners course level 0 -> A1-

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12 week course with lessons twice a week
12 Monday mornings and 12 Friday mornings 09.00 - 10.30 h.
This course is meant for absolute beginners with no knowledge of Dutch
24 x 1.5 hour lessons + homework and self-study
Total of 36 hours
Starting date Monday 24 September - final lesson Friday 21 December 2018
Lessons on September 24-28, October 1-5-8-12-15 (22 and 26 is a school holiday) -29,
November 2-5-9-12-16-19-23-26-30, December 3-7-10-14-17-21
Number of students 4 - 10
Teachers: Mrs. Francine de Graaf
Price for the course € 790 (based on minimum 4 students)
We will work with course book “Totaal 1”, which comes with free, downloadable audio 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 - 10

  • 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, verbs in the past tense
  • 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 offered as a 12 week course starting in January 2019.

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.

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