At this level you have little or no previous knowledge of Dutch. You learn to share information about yourself and ask basic questions of those around you. You learn structure and vocabulary that allow you to function in everyday settings such as ordering food in a restaurant or asking for directions. You will begin to understand complex language structures in an immersion classroom setting while learning to speak primarily in the present tense.
How am I Assessed?
This is a non-credit course without letter or numerical grades. You receive verbal feedback on your conversation and grammar skills from your instructor during class. Written homework is typically corrected in class.
There is no textbook for this course.
This course may be offered online, in-person, or a combination of both. Please see Available Sessions for details on the course format.
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