Duration: 12 weeks, lessons once a week, Feb-Jun 2019
Days/Time: Saturday morning / 10.15 - 11.45 h.
Teacher(s): Mrs Maria van der Maarel
Start date: 09 March 2019
End date: 15 June 2019
Location: Sweelinckplein 9/11
Fee: €360, course book € 55
absolute beginners course level 0 ->A1-
Registration open now, still possible to sign up!
12 week course with lessons once a week
12 Saturday mornings 10.15 - 11.45 h.
12 x 1.5 hour lessons + homework and self-study
Total of 18hours
Starting date Saturday 9 March, final lesson Saturday 15 June
Lessons on March 9-16-23-30, April 6-13-20 (27 April and 4 May are school holidays) May 11-18-25,
Number of students 4 - 10
Teachers: Mrs. Maria van der Maarel
Price for the course € 360 (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” € 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
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 July (intensive summer course) or September 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 10/12 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.