10 Credits AUTUMN

Pre-requisites: A-Level in a Modern Language

Aims/Description: Dutch is spoken by more than 20 million Europeans in the Netherlands and the northern part of Belgium (Flanders), and students who already speak German or French will discover that it is an approachable language which can be tested practically in the countries which neighbour Great Britain. This module will provide the basic elements of the four skills of speaking, writing, reading and understanding modern Dutch in an average of 3 contact hours per week.

Staff Contact: Dr H Louwerse
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam

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