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1) Intensive Dutch Course before the start of the academic year

Before the start of the academic year, Hasselt University organises a 2-week intensive Dutch course during the last week of August and the first week of September at Campus Hasselt. This intensive course allows up to 30 students and is available for both exchange as well as international master students. 

IMPORTANT: Due to COVID-19 measures the course will be organised differently. 

First of all, we would like to meet ONLINE to know who is interested in and is able to follow the intensive Dutch course. In this meeting we will discuss the possibilities of an online intensive Dutch course and one on campus or even a blended course (online and on campus). Please join us on Monday 31st August at 10 a.m. via this GOOGLE MEET LINK. 

For the academic year 2020-2021, the intensive Dutch course will take place from August 31st until September 11th. The course will be taught online and on campus. Depending on your situation you can follow the course 'online' or 'online and on campus'.  

Registration will be handled on Monday 31st August. 

For more information about the practical arrangements, please contact Laurien Stuvers (laurien.stuvers@uhasselt.be).


2) Dutch language courses during the academic year 

During the academic year, Hasselt University organises free Dutch language classes at Campus Diepenbeek. However, due to COVID-19 measures the course will be organised differently (e.g. online, or blended (online and on campus). For more information, please contact Laurien Stuvers (laurien.stuvers@uhasselt.be).

First of all, we would like to meet ONLINE to know who is interested in and is able to follow the language courses. Please join us on Wednesday 17th March at 12.00 p.m. via this GOOGLE MEET LINK (https://meet.google.com/qxj-acjk-gbs?hs=122&authuser=0).

Overview of the startdates:

Language courses Classroom date time
Dutch conversation   TBC 17/03/2021 12:00-13:00
Dutch beginners: A0 → A1  TBC 17/03/2021 12:00-13:00

Registration is mandatory
. If you wish to take part in the Dutch course, please send an e-mail to laurien.stuvers@uhasselt.be :

Enclose in your e-mail the following details:

- Naam and surname;

- Education;

- Period in Belgium;

- Which courses you wish to take part in: language, day, hour;

- University in country of origin. 



1) External language centres

UHasselt has no language centre. Students can attend Dutch or other language classes at external language centres, such as PCVO Modern Languages Hasselt or CVO Step. 

  •  PCVO Modern Languages Hasselt
    • Dutch degree of orientation 1-2
    • Dutch degree of orientation 3-4
    • Please contact PCVO Modern Languages Hasselt for more information about the different options for dutch
    • Email: info@modernetalen.be 
    • Phone #: +32 11 26 72 81
    • Website: https://www.modernetalen.be/nl/


2) E-learning modules in Dutch and other languages  

CommArt International, a spin-off of Hasselt University, offers various interactive, multimedia communication modules for learning Dutch and other languages. These are suited for individual study or (semi)autonomous learning.

For more information and orders: www.commart.eu (webshop).