Dutch Language School in Utrecht

Dutch Language School in Utrecht


Please make sure you choose the right level of your course!

You can take a free placement test if you are not sure which level to sign up for. Please contact the school reception to make an appointment to take the test.

Covid-19 update:  On the 12th of January 2021, the lockdown has been extended at least up until the 9th of February. Any classroom-based courses running or starting during this period will have lessons online in a virtual classroom until the restrictions are lifted. 
 

This is the second half of B1 course - the intermediate-level of Dutch at Dutch First. 

You will gain a working knowledge of Dutch grammar and continue to focus on pronunciation and active use of Dutch language.

This level is based on the textbook and workbook "Contact! Nieuw 3" 

 

 

Learn Dutch purely in Dutch, fast and efficiently. You will focus on understanding, speaking and even thinking in Dutch from day one.

 

Course level

The B1-level courses are based on the B1 language level as described in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).


 

   B1  (Best deal)

   Contact! Nieuw 3   Chapters: 1 – 16
   Lesson hours: 96
   Price: €1.046
 

   B1.1 + B1.2

   Chapters: 1 – 8
   (Contact! Nieuw 3) 
   Lesson hours: 48
   Price: €548

   B1.3 + B1.4

   Chapters: 9 – 16
   (Contact! Nieuw 3) 
   Lesson hours: 48
   Price: €548 

   B1.1

   Chapters: 1– 4
   (Contact! Nieuw 3) 
   Lesson hours: 24
   Price: €299 

   B1.2

   Chapters: 5 – 8
   (Contact! Nieuw 3)
   Lesson hours: 24
   Price: €299

   B1.3

   Chapters: 9 – 12
   (Contact! Nieuw 3)
   Lesson hours: 24
   Price: €299

   B1.4

   Chapters: 13 – 16
   (Contact! Nieuw 3)
   Lesson hours: 24
   Price: €299


 

With this course, you will complete the second half of the B1 intermediate Dutch level. After completing this course, you can join a B2 high-intermediate level course, for example our B2 full package course or the B2.1 module course.

We offer this course both as an online and as a classroom-based course. You can attend sessions once a week (Satursdays only, 6 lesson hours per session), twice a week (3 lesson hours per session, Monday/Wednesday OR Tuesday/Thursday) or four times a week (3 lesson hours per session, Monday - Thursday). Each lesson hour lasts 45 minutes. Expected self-study time is about two hours per lesson.

 

Course materials

The use of books and other teaching materials on the course is obligatory. Books are not included in the cost of the course and you can buy the required books at our school or in most bookshops. Your instructor will also provide additional material that is not included in your textbook and associated workbook. You will receive homework based on the textbook and workbook used on your course.

Obligatory materials

  • Contact! nieuw 3 textbook and workbook 

The books are available in a paper version or a digital version (license 14 months). You can choose to buy what you prefer to use. Bring your paper or digital books to each lesson. 
Contact! - Nieuw 3 (B1): Textbook €40,50; Workbook €36,60; or digital text- and workbook combined for €40,90. It is also possible to get a set of the digital books including an additional paper textbook for €50,70. 


Course Certificate

At the end of the full course, if you attended 80% or more of the lessosn hours and paid the course fee, you will receive an official digital course certificate.

 

Public holidays

Sessions that per schedule would fall on a Dutch public holiday, will take place on Fridays.

Sign up for this course by clicking here!