The self-study Beginners Basic Course (A0>A1) is for anyone who has just started to learn Dutch. This online course is combined with an exercise book and a grammar book. The books will be send to your home address.
The course consists of 12 lessons online and is accompanied by a lesson book and a grammar book. You do the course at your own pace, as soon as you sign up you will keep access to the e-learning platform for 3 months. After finishing this course it’s possible to join a Beginners Plus (A0-A2) or Intermediate (A1-A2) course. You will receive a 5% discount code to sign up for these follow up courses. If you want to follow one of these courses, you will need to take an oral assessment by phone.
When you want to obtain level A1 with an official certificate, you need to take an oral and an written exam. The costs for this exam (both oral and written) is € 125,00
Every lesson of the self-study course consists of:
You can find the grammar online and in the grammar book
All the vocabulary that is in the text book is spoken in the lesson and you can listen to it online
Online exercises and exercises in the textbook with online answers
There are songs to listen to and gaps in the lyrics to fill in
Price includes course materials and access to e-learning
Basic command of English is required
Optional Online lessons:
If you want some extra help, or you would like to ask questions, we offer optional Online teaching sessions. During these sessions, you can talk with a Taalthuis teacher. The price for an online teaching session is € 67,50 per hour.