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absolute beginners, 2 weeks (8 days) intensive 5-19 May 2020

Duration: 8 mornings/afternoons

Days/Time: 8 weekdays / 10.00 - 12.30

Teacher(s): Mrs Cynthia Mulder / Mrs Francine de Graaf

Start date: 05 May 2020

End date: 19 May 2020

Location: Sweelinckplein 9/11

Fee: €325, course book € 55

Intensive absolute beginners course, level 0 -> A1-

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Intensive 8 day course spread out over 2 weeks
This course is meant for absolute beginners with no knowledge of Dutch
8 x 2 hour lessons, homework and self-study
Total of 16 hours
Starting date Tuesday 5 May – final lesson Tuesday 19 May 2020
Lessons on May 5-6-8-11-13-15-18-19

Tuesday 5 May, 10.00 12.00 h.
Wednesday 6 May 14.00 - 16.00 h.
Friday 8 May 13.00 - 15.00 h.
Monday 11 May 10.00 - 12.00 h.
Wednesday 13 May 14.00 - 16.00 h.
Friday 15 May 13.00 - 15.00 h.
Monday 18 May 10.00 - 12.00 h.
Tuesday 19 May 14.00 - 16.00 h.
Course times might change, to be discussed on lesson nr 1 with the students
Number of students 4 - 10
Teacher: Mrs. Cynthia Mulder / Mrs. Francine de Graaf 
Price for the course € 325 (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 - 6/7

  • 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
  • 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 which will be offered as an intensive summer course or an a regular 10 or 12 week course starting as from June 2020.

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 intensive 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.
You can contact us for an appointment.

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