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E-learning Online Dutch

Online Dutch course B2/C1 > C1

Duration:10 weeks (8 with supervision).
Studyload:8 to 10 hours per week for 8 weeks.
Audience: Participants who passed the Staatsexamen Nt2 Programma II or CNAVT Prof (B2) of STRT (B2) and / or who can communicate in Dutch without great problems. You understand texts almost fully, with the exception of a few words and idiomatic expressions. Level B2 at the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) . 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 B2/C1>C1 course is a fully online course in basic Dutch which takes participants from CEFR level B2/C1 to C1. The course is aimed at anyone at a upper 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 naar perfectie, 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 5 to 8 of Nederlands naar perfectie.

Course material

Nederlands naar perfectie (Coutinho, 2015, 1st edition)
Emily Palmer, Miranda van 't Wout
ISBN: 9789046904527
Price: € 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.

Schedule and registration

View the schedule and registration in our course catalogue.

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).

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