Courses
Below you can find what courses we will organise in the first half of 2017. If you want us to organise your own group, for instance an in company training, look under Private lessons.
This courses are organised for people with at least a completed secundary education. Beginners need to have a more than basic knowledge of English.
Students at the Leyden University can contact the ISN to get a discount. Interested in ISN: here is a link:
http://www.isnleiden.com
If you want to enroll, just mail us and tell us your name and what course you are interested in. We'll mail an application form then.
EMAIL
If this is impossible: linguafranca@ziggo.nl
Courses already started (You still can join)
Beginners PLUS course (A1A2), Tuesday and Friday evening, level 2
Not for complete beginners
Advanced course (B1B2), Wednesday evening, September 2016June 2017 level 56
Courses in February 2017
Complete beginners course (until A2), Monday and Thursday, February 2017 level 12
Intermediate course (A2B1), Tuesday and Friday evening, February 2017, level 34
Courses in April 2017
Beginners PLUS course (A1A2), Monday and Thursday evening, level 2
Beginners PLUS course Tuesday and Friday evening, starting November 2016, level 2
This course is NOT for complete beginners.
Starting level: 
A1 
Target level: 
A2* 
Number of lessons: 
9 weeks, 2 meetings of 2,5 hours a week 
Homework: 
6 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
Code PLUS 2 ISBN 978 90 06 81436 1 


Internet license Code PLUS 2 (ISBN 978 90 06 81432 3) 


€37,90 license included 
Tests: 

At the end of the course there is a test for level A2. 
Time: 

Tuesday and Friday 19.30 p.m 22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Friday November 11, 2016 
End of course: 
Probably end of January 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course starts from a minimum of 7 students 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€400, books and license not included. 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 6 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Beginners course, Monday and Thursday evening February 2017, level 12
Starting level: 
Complete beginner 
Target level: 
A2* 
Number of lessons: 
16 weeks, 2 meetings of 2,5 hours a week 
Homework: 
6 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
Code PLUS 1 + 2 (ISBN 978 90 06 81435 4 and ISBN 978 90 06 81436 1) 


Internet license Code PLUS 1+2 (ISBN 978 90 06 814330) 


All together approx €78,00 
Tests: 

At the end of the course there is a test for level A2. 
Time: 

Monday and Thursday evening 19.30 p.m. – 22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Monday February 6. Introduction meeting on Friday February 3. 
End of course: 
In consultation, probably end of June 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course starts from a minimum of 7 students. 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€700, books and license not included. 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 6 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Beginners PLUS course Monday and Thursday evening, starting April 2017, level 2
This course is NOT for complete beginners.
Starting level: 
A1 
Target level: 
A2* 
Number of lessons: 
9 weeks, 2 meetings of 2,5 hours a week 
Homework: 
6 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
Code PLUS 2 ISBN 978 90 06 81436 1 


Internet license Code PLUS 2 (ISBN 978 90 06 81432 3) 


approx €39,00 license included 
Tests: 

At the end of the course there is a test for level A2. 
Time: 

Monday and Thursday 19.30 p.m 22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Monday April 10, 2017 
End of course: 
Probably end of June 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course starts from a minimum of 7 students 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€400, books and license not included. 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 6 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Intermediate course Tuesday and Friday evening, starting September 2016, level 34
Starting level: 
A2 
Target level: 
B1* 
Number of lessons: 
16 weeks, 2 meetings of 2,5 hours a week 
Homework: 
6 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
Code PLUS 3 (ISBN 978 90 06 81437 8) 


Internet license CODE PLUS 3 (ISBN 978 90 06 81430 9) 


Together approx. €93,00 
Tests: 

At the end of the course there is a test for level B1. 
Time: 

Tuesday and Friday 19.30 p.m. – 22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Tuesday February 7, 2017.
Introduction on FRIDAY February 3, 2017 
End of course: 
In consultation, probably end of June 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course starts from a minimum of 7 students. 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€700, books and license not included. 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 6 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and doing exercise) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Preparation for State exam, level 1 is part of the program.
Advanced course evening, started September 2016, level 56
Still places available
Starting level: 
B1* 
Target level: 
B2* 
Number of lessons: 
32 weeks, one lesson of 2,5 hours per week 
Homework: 
3 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
CodePLUS 4, a selection of the chapters, (ISBN 9006811122) 


Internet License CodePLUS 4 (ISBN 9789006814477) 


€91,30 
Tests: 

If participants want, there will be a test for level B2/C1 at the end of the course 
Time: 

Wednesday 19.30 p.m.  22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Wednesday September 21, 2016 
End of course: 
In consultation, probably end of June 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course already started. 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€700, book and license not included 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 3 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Preparation for State exam, level 2 is part of the program.
Far advanced course evening, starting September 2016, level 7
Starting level: 
B2* 
Target level: 
C1* 
Number of lessons: 
16 weeks, one lesson of 2,5 hours per week 
Homework: 
3 hours per week 
Used Materials: 
De regels van het Nederlands Theory book and workbook 


Materials from television and newspapers 


About €80, 
Tests: 

If participants want, there will be a test for level B2/C1 at the end of the course 
Time: 

Tuesday 19.30 p.m.  22.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Tuesday September 20, 2016 
End of course: 
In consultation, probably end of January 2017 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 17. The course already started. 
Requirements: 
Computer (obligatory) 
Course fees: 
€400, 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 3 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly.
Summer course for complete beginners, level 12
Starting level: 
Complete beginners 
Target level: 
A2* 
Number of lessons: 
4 weeks, 4 meetings of 4 hours a week 
Homework: 
20 hours a week 
Used Materials: 
Code PLUS 1 + 2 (ISBN 978 90 06 81435 4 and ISBN 978 90 06 81436 1) 


Internet license Code PLUS 1+2 (ISBN 978 90 06 814330) 


All together €75,80 
Tests: 

At the end of the course there is a test for level A2 
Time: 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9.00 a.m. – 13.00 p.m. 
Start of course: 
Friday August 19, 2016. (Introduction, obligatory) 
End of course: 
Friday September 16, 2016 
Number of students: 
A maximum of 8. The course starts from a minimum of 5 students. 
Requirements: 
Computer with Windows or MAC 


Pentium 166 Mhz 


50 MB free space on hard disk 


32 MB RAM memory 


800 X 600 monitor 


256 color video card 


16 bits soundcard 
Course fees: 
€700, materials not included 
* A description of the levels can be found here
Homework: those participating in the courses are expected to spend 15 hours a week on homework. This homework (studying texts, writing texts and making exercises) is essential. Success is only possible, if students do their homework regularly. It means this is a very intensive course, in which the participants must fully focus on the course.
