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Online Dutch course B1/B2 > B2

Duration:10 weeks (8 with supervision).
Studyload:8 to 10 hours per week for 8 weeks.
Audience: Participants at Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B1/B2: you are able to communicate in Dutch, although you still make mistakes. You understand 60 to 70% of the content of TV programmes. You can write comprehensible texts, although they may contain grammar errors and errors in word choice. Determine your level easily yourself here. This course is not reimbursed by DUO.

Please note: this course is not paid for by the University of Groningen! There are special Dutch group courses for University of Groningen Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD students.


The Online Dutch B1/B2>B2 course is a fully online course in basic Dutch which takes participants from CEFR level B1/B2 to B2. The course is aimed at anyone at a lower intermediate level who wants to improve their level in reading, listening, writing and speaking in Dutch.

Method

The online Dutch course is based on Nederlands op niveau, a complete textbook for Dutch as a second language. It is linked to an extensive website for highly educated non-native speakers. In this Online Dutch course, you will work through chapters 4 to 6 of Nederlands op niveau.

Course material

Nederlands op niveau
B. de Boer and R. Ohlsen (Coutinho, 2015, 2nd edition)
ISBN: 9789046904411
Prijs: € 42.95

The book is not included in the course fee. You can order Nederlands op niveau as a hard copy or e-book at Coutinho, the publisher.

More information for English speaking users of the Coutinho website.

Please note: this course is not paid for by the University of Groningen! There are special Dutch group courses for University of Groningen Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD students.

Starts

This course will given again in October, dates and registration will follow.

Ends

Enroll until

Fee

€ 300

Level indication

Considering that it is important that you register for the right course, we recommend that you easily determine your Dutch language level yourself. You can do this by taking one of the three tests mentioned below.

Registration

Determine your level

Considering that it is important that you register for the right course, we recommend that you easily determine your Dutch language level yourself. You can do this by taking one of the three following tests. In this way, you will know for sure that you are starting your Online Dutch course at the right level!

Placement Test

Determine the starting level of a language training online and in your own time with the placement test!

DIALANG

The DIALANG test is a language test developed by multiple European universities. The test does not replace advice given after the office hour, however; it is merely for your own reference. The test indication is described in terms of the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). This is a reference framework developed by the Council of Europe that provides a basis for comparing language proficiency levels and interpreting test scores.

Self-evaluate your language skills tool

The 'Self-evaluate your language skills' tool helps you to assess your level of proficiency according to six reference levels described in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Last modified:22 May 2020 09.01 a.m.
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