The Basic 1 level in the regular programme is intended for those who have no knowledge of the Dutch language. The course, over a total of 50 hours of sessions, is taught communicatively and interactively by Indonesian ETC lecturers. The languages of instruction in the classroom are 80% Indonesian and 20% Dutch. The main textbook used is Help 1. During the course at this level, you will learn to communicate in Dutch in everyday life situations, such as introducing yourself, asking for or providing directions, shopping, etc. Listening and speaking skills receive more attention. In addition to the class, speaking and training activities are also carried out in a computer laboratory that we provide specifically for course participants.
- Minimum age must be 15 years old or 10th grade high school, and a maximum of 65 years old.
- For ETC course participants: Those who passed Basic 1 level six or more months previously will be required to take a placement test;
- For non-ETC course participants: Those who have basic Dutch knowledge will be required to take a placement test. Placement test fee is Rp. 150,000.