You are able to understand sentences and frequently used words having to do with basic information about yourself, your family, shopping, work, local environment. You can notice important information in short and clear messages.
You will be able to read short simple texts and can find specific information in everyday texts like advertisements, brochures, menus, etc. and you will be able to understand short, personal letters.
You learn to speak in the perfectum : ‘wat heb je gedaan in jouw weekend, op jouw vakantie, wat heb je gegeten? wat heb je gekocht’, etc. You learn to ask questions to friends, colleagues and neighbours about their holiday, weekend etc. You learn to speak about the past (‘vroeger’) (imperfectum) when you were in college, when you were a child: ‘Hoe ging je naar school?’ ‘Wat studeerde je?’ ‘Waar werkte je?’ ‘Welke sport deed je?’, etc.
You learn to give your opinion and ask others for theirs; you can advise and ask for information.
You will learn to write short texts in the perfectum about your holiday, weekend ; what did you do? As well as in the imperfectum; where did you live as a child, waar woonde je als kind?, hoe ging je naar school?, etc. You will learn to react to an invitation and write a thank- you –note. You will learn how to express your opinion, to cancel an appointment using conjunctions.
In this course you will learn more Dutch grammar like the perfectum : ‘Ik heb gegeten.’ And the imperfectum. Using conjunctions like; want, maar, dus, omdat, als, etc. to connect sentences . These words are used to express your opinion for example.
The beginners course Plus is for everyone who has finished our Beginner Basic. But even if you already have some basic knowledge of Dutch you are free to join this course.
The goals of this course
Je leert je mening te geven, praten en schrijven over het weekend, over vakantie en vroeger. Je leert praten over actuele onderwerpen, je kan het nieuws en tv-programma’s in grote lijnen volgen.
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.
After succesfully finishing the course you will have reached the A2 level. Next level training will be either the Course Semi Advanced or the Civic Integration course. (Inburgeringsexamen)
In all our trainings we pay lots of attention to listening, reading, speaking and writing at the level that fits your course.