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SPOC Dutch & More for students

The Academic Language Centre invites international students who are going to study or are studying at Leiden University to participate in the free online course ‘Dutch & More’. In five online lessons, you will learn the basics of the Dutch language and you will get to know student life in the city of Leiden and The Hague better. The online course is continuously available for international students.

Start level
Target level
Language of instruction
SPOC availability
Available throughout the year
Follow-up course starting dates
February, September

Course information

The course uses standard language learning elements such as vocabulary, grammar and sentence formation, and gives students the opportunity to get to know the Dutch language in an accessible and fun way. The lessons are based on realistic scenarios from the life of an international student at Leiden University. The market in Leiden, a student house and the beach at Scheveningen all feature in the film.

Trailer SPOC Dutch & More - online Dutch language course

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Sign up

Both future and current international students are welcome to follow the online SPOC course. To join this course, please go here.

Follow-up course

Students who have completed the SPOC successfully and are enrolled at Leiden University are entitled to do the Dutch 1B course at the Academic Language Centre at a reduced rate of €85 instead of €245. For more information on this course, click here

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