Dutch Intermediate 1

Level: B1.1

This Dutch Intermediate 1 online course introduces you to the lives of four young professionals living in Amsterdam. You encounter these characters in all sorts of everyday situations and you can put what you learn into practice right away, whether with family and friends or at work. By the end of the course you will be able to express your opinion and talk about your feelings, the future and relationships. This course is suitable for you if you already have a basic grasp of Dutch and are ready for the next step!

What is covered in the Dutch Intermediate 1 course?

  • Using Dutch words relating to work, holidays and emotions
  • Expressing your opinion, giving advice and talking about emotions and desires
  • Talking about the present, the past, the future and dreams
  • Pronouncing Dutch sentences with the correct intonation and stress
  • Reading Dutch texts about subjects such as work culture, lifestyle and cooking
  • Writing about general, personal and work-related topics

Course level
The Dutch Intermediate 1 course takes you to level B1.1 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Upon completion of Dutch Intermediate 1, you will receive a certificate that you can add to your LinkedIn profile.

Language settings
This course is available in the instruction language Dutch.

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You can start one of our language courses at any time.The time allotted for the course starts at the moment you purchase a course. You can buy a 3-, 6-, or 12-month package.

If you would like to practice your speaking skills some more, you can purchase 5 or 10 conversation lessons lasting one hour to supplement your Dutch e-learning course. These private Dutch lessons are given by experienced UvA Talen language teachers. From level B1 onwards, the classes concentrate on conversation practice. You will learn to have fluent conversations. You can let us know what linguistic aspects and subjects you wish to focus on during the online private Dutch lessons. Our teachers are there to help you learn in accordance with your wishes. For more information, check out Online+Teacher or get in touch with us.

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3 months of online learning


6 months of online learning

6 months of online learning + 5 private lessons
6 months of online learning + 10 private lessons


12 months of online learning

12 months of online learning + 5 private lessons
12 months of online learning + 10 private lessons