You are able to understand lectures and longer speeches as well as more complex arguments when subjects are familiar to you; subjects from everyday life, your education or profession. You can understand most news and current topics on tv.
You are able to understand a wide variety of texts concerning your profession or interests. You can read articles and reports concerning contemporary problems where authors state their specific points of view.
You will learn to give understandable, detailed descriptions about all kinds of subjects that interest you. You will know how to explain an opinion about a current topic and discuss pros and cons.
You can join a spontaneous conversation with Dutch native speakers and participate in a discussion to state your points of view using different arguments.
You will learn to write detailed texts about various subjects that have your personal interest. You can write an report, pass on information and give reasons and arguments for a specific point of view or apply to your daily life like family, hobbies and work.
You will learn to make more difficult sentences like using the relative pronoun; de auto die daar staat is van mijn collega met wie ik vaak tennis. ‘ Besides, other grammar subjects will be taught like the passive, double infinitive in the perfect.
This course is for everyone who has finished our Semi Advanced course or who has a comparable level of Dutch. (B1).
You will be able to understand a conversation about unusual subjects without any effort. You understand the main issue in complicated texts about concrete and abstract subjects as well as technical conversation in your professional discipline.
The course takes 12 weeks, a two-hour training each week in the evening or during the day. The average amount of homework is approximately 3 hours a week.
Upon completing the course you will have reached the B2 level. After this you could continue with the Staatsexamen NT2 programma 2 course.
In all our trainings we pay lots of attention to listening, reading, speaking and writing at the level that fits your course.