Dutch is the national language in Belgium and Netherlands, as well as the Caribbean countries in Central America which are the constituent countries of the Netherlands, and also some countries in Africa. Dutch is the similar language in some part of German and English, and is also one of the official languages in the European Union, of which is situated in the Belgian capital of Brussels.
For Belgium and the Netherlands, with their long history, together, they share the society and culture. They also have an outstanding language using, although they are only 2 main countries in Europe using Dutch. The language has variety of usage rather than French or German, for vocabularies and grammar which are similar structures with German, English, and French. Dutch language is one of the challenges for self-skilled language uprising.
Dutch language is offered in 2 courses:
DUTCH FOR COMMUNICATION
NEDERLANDSE CURSUS VOOR COMMUNICATIE
Dutch course for students and adults is offered in general course. The course is started with standard lessons which contain alphabets, numbers, and pronunciation, also basic introduction and grammar. Learners are received the basic knowledge of languages, preparing for the next step of learning in the high levels which consist the social and cultural studies about the communities of Flemish in Belgium and the Dutch in the Netherlands. The language structure is also divided following the CEFR, for evaluating the skills.
DUTCH TEST PREPARATION
Course for testing of Dutch language for university admissions in the universities in Belgium and the Netherlands, as well as working purposes. Learners are provided the revision for overall skills; listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Learners are also provided the demonstrated lessons with sample tests.
CERTIFICATE OF DUTCH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE
CERTIFICAAT NEDERLANDS ALS VREEMDE TAAL
Dutch International Test as a Foreign Language is organised by the Catholic University of Leuven and Dutch Language Union, for applicants who wish to study in Belgium or the Netherlands, as well as working and migration in both countries. The test is subdivided into 4 levels; from A2-C1 according to the CEFR system.
STATE EXAMINATION OF DUTCH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE
STAATSEXAMEN NEDERLANDS ALS TWEEDE TAAL
Test of Dutch as the second language for those who are not Dutch native speakers. The test is organised by the Office of Education under the Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science of the Netherlands, for those who wish to continue the study or migration to this country.