Course Dutch A1 (beginners)

Current facets (Pre-Master)

Course dates
  • Option 1: Mondays 09.00-11.30 hours
    Dates: 24 September - 26 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Thursday 29 November 2018 (17.30 hours)
  • Option 2: Wednesdays 12.15-14.45 hours
    Dates: 26 September - 28 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Monday 3 December 2018 (17.30 hours)
  • Option 3:  Fridays 12.15-14.45 hours
    Dates: 28 September - 30 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Monday 3 December 2018 (17.30 hours)

Unfortunately, all other options are fully booked. 

Fee

Special Rate*: € 125,-
Rate 1: Students & employees: € 279,- 
Rate 2: Others: € 379,- 

 Which rate is applicable to you? Read on. *Please note that you are only allowed to use this special rate once. 

Application deadline

Wednesdays 12 September 2018, 13.00 hours

A Dutch A1 course consists of ten weekly sessions of 2,5 hours each. The final exam takes place after the course on a predetermined date (see schedule below). One course level will have been covered by the end of this course.

What’s the content of Dutch A1? 

During this course you will learn the basics of the Dutch language, with emphasis on reading, speaking, listening and writing skills in an everyday context. Topics that are covered include:

  • presenting yourself;
  • greetings and farewells;
  • making an appointment;
  • café, market, restaurant and shop;
  • grammar;
  • vocabulary;
  • the Dutch culture.

By the end of the course, you will have a small vocabulary to be able to communicate in common and everyday situations. The final level of the course is A1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Good to know

  • The Language & Training Centre offers Dutch courses, three times a year (October-December / January-March / April-June).
  • This course is accessible for participants with an academic background (HBO/WO).
  • English is the language of support during classes. However, the language of instruction is Dutch and will be commonly used.
  • The course material costs approximately € 40, - and is not included in the course fee. 
    You will receive a confirmation letter with further details when the course starts.
  • Course participants are expected to spend approximately three hours a week on course preparation and self-study.
  • Our groups are small: the minimum number of participants is 10, the maximum is 16. 
    Please note that the LTC reserves the right to cancel this course if the required minimum number of participants is not reached.
  • Attendance is not compulsory, but advisable. Please note that the last class consists of an oral test and a listening test. In order to pass the course, you should be present on that particular day.
  • A final written exam is part of this course in which your reading and writing skills will be tested.
  • A certificate is awarded to participants who achieve a ‘pass’ for all four skills.
  • Read our requirements and general terms and conditions carefully before registering.

Contact

E-mail: ltc@eur.nl
Telefoon: 010 4081997
Website: Language & Training Centre

 

Course dates
  • Option 1: Mondays 09.00-11.30 hours
    Dates: 24 September - 26 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Thursday 29 November 2018 (17.30 hours)
  • Option 2: Wednesdays 12.15-14.45 hours
    Dates: 26 September - 28 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Monday 3 December 2018 (17.30 hours)
  • Option 3:  Fridays 12.15-14.45 hours
    Dates: 28 September - 30 November 2018
    Location: Campus Woudestein
    Examendate: Monday 3 December 2018 (17.30 hours)

Unfortunately, all other options are fully booked. 

Fee

Special Rate*: € 125,-
Rate 1: Students & employees: € 279,- 
Rate 2: Others: € 379,- 

 Which rate is applicable to you? Read on. *Please note that you are only allowed to use this special rate once. 

Start date
Application deadline

Wednesdays 12 September 2018, 13.00 hours

Duration
10 weeks
Offered by
Erasmus University Rotterdam | Language & Training Centre
Discipline
Language and Culture | Dutch
Instruction language
English
Mode of instruction
offline

Registration

This course is for beginners only. You need to apply and pay for the Dutch A1 course via our webshop. If rate 2 (others) is applicable to you, please choose rate 2 during your purchase. Payment is possible via iDeal. In the case where you don’t have iDeal or where your employer is paying, please use the enrolment form to register. If you wish to receive an invoice for your employer, please mark this option on your enrolment form. N.B. After receiving your payment via our webshop, an invoice cannot be given.

Are you a MBA student? Please note that we offer a special course Dutch A1 for MBA students.