2023-2024 / LANG0088-2

Dutch level 1


60h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in information and communication5 crédits 


Claudine Colin


Claudine Colin

Language(s) of instruction

Dutch language

Organisation and examination

All year long, with partial in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

  • CEFRL levels of the course :
Listening B1 Reading B1 Speaking A2+ Lecturing B1 Writing A2+
Study of the vocabulary and the main chapters of Dutch grammar through grammar (drill) exercises, reading, writing, speaking and listening activities. The subjects are of general interest.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The objective is that all students get the same level at the end of the year.

Various strategies will enable students to practice basic language skills.

All useful and practical information is contained in a document available on eCampus, Informatie en organisatie.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

A basic knowledge of oral and written Dutch is required.
Evening courses and online courses for beginners (see ISLV)
In addition, all students are automatically registered for an online help module on eCampus: iWeG (Interactieve Woordenschat en Grammatica).

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

2 hours every week the whole year.

Recommended or required readings

  • Nederlands - Niveau 1 en 2 - Oefeningen bij de spraakkunst, Colin, Gehlen. (available on eCampus and at Intercopy)
  • Beknopte basiswoordenschat 1-2-3, Colin, Gehlen, 3e uitgave - 2019 (available on eCampus and at Intercopy)
  • Précis de grammaire néerlandaise, Colin, Gehlen (available on eCampus and at Intercopy)
  • Oefenboek bij de syllabus Beknopte Basiswoordenschat 1-2-3, Gehlen (available on eCampus)
  • Syllabus texts and exercices (available on eCampus)
eCampus -> code de cours -> contenus

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire, open-ended questions ) AND oral exam

Additional information:

Examination in January : vocabulary (Basiswoordenschat)
The mark of the midterm exam in January will count for 20% of the June final mark if > or = 10/20. The mark will have no effect on the final grade if it doesn't reach 10/20 and the final exam will then be cumulative.
Written an oral examination at the end of the year.
Oral examination in two parts : 1st part about one of the topics discussed in class, 2nd part about an article that students chose in the newspaper or on internet. The article must be handed in before end of April.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Course participation is compulsory. Attendance will be recorded. An immediate update is essential in case of absence.


Claudine Colin
Premier chargé d'enseignement ISLV-ULiège
Coordinatrice des cours de néerlandais

Association of one or more MOOCs

Items online

Online notes
Notes are available on eCampus