What can I achieve in
10, 30 or 60 hours?

Learning a language is a matter of time and with Flowently it is pleasant time! Diving into the new language, studying and having sessions on a regular basis will help you to achieve your language goals. Here you can find useful information about language levels, study time investment, study books and our packages.

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Customized language sessions

You can use your package for any language or subject. You can have sessions once or twice a week, live and online, or plan an intensive course for one week or a few months. We are happy to help you design a program tailored to your needs. Would you like to study with a friend? Then you can book a session for 2 people with a discount of 50% for your friend. What can you achieve in 10, 30 or 60 hours? In general we can say:

Packages

10 hours package
You can use the 10 hours package as a very first start or focus on any subject.

30 hours package
A0 to A1
A1 to A2
A2 to civic integration exam

60 hours package
A0 to A2
A2 to B1 (state exam I)
B1 to B2 (state exam II)

Study time investment for the student
From level A0 to A1 it will take 100 hours of study
For level A2, 200 hours more (= 300 hours)
For level B1, 400 hours more (= 700 hours)
For level B2, another 600 hours on top (= 1300 hours)

Dutch study books we recommend

A0 – A2 Nederlands in gang
A2 – B1  Nederlands in actie
B1 – B2 Nederlands op niveau
B2 – C1 Nederlands naar perfectie
For all levels Taal Tempo Nederlands
For all levels Dutch on the go

Other study books
Kijk op Nederland – civic integration exam, ‘Kennis van de maatschappij’
Oefenexamens – preparation for state exams program I and II
Klare Taal, uitgebreide basisgrammatica
De juiste toon – business Dutch
Wijze woorden, academisch Nederlands – academic Dutch
Contact us for info about special topics and other languages

Level group A: Basic user

A1 Breakthrough or beginner

  • Can understand and use familiar everyday expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.
  • Can introduce themselves and others and can ask and answer questions about personal details such as where they live, people they know and things they have.
  • Can interact in a simple way provided the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.

A2 Waystage or elementary

  • Can understand sentences and frequently used expressions related to areas of most immediate relevance (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, employment).
  • Can communicate in simple and routine tasks requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar and routine matters.
  • Can describe in simple terms aspects of their background, immediate environment and matters in areas of immediate need.

Level group B: Independent user

B1: Threshold or intermediate

  • Can understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure, etc.
  • Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where the language is  spoken.
  • Can produce simple connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
  • Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.

B2: Vantage or upper intermediate

  • Can understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in their field of specialization.
  • Can interact with a degree of fluency and spontaneity that makes regular interaction with native speakers quite possible without strain for either party.
  • Can produce clear, detailed text on a wide range of subjects and explain a viewpoint on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options.

Level group C: Proficient user

C1: Effective operational proficiency or advanced

  • Can understand a wide range of demanding, longer clauses, and recognize implicit meaning.
  • Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
  • Can use language flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
  • Can produce clear, well-structured, detailed text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organizational patterns, connectors and cohesive devices.

C2: Mastery or proficiency

  • Can understand with ease virtually everything heard or read.
  • Can summarize information from different spoken and written sources, reconstructing arguments and accounts in a coherent presentation.
  • Can express themselves spontaneously, very fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in the most complex situations.

Pick a package that suits your needs

Choose a package that suits your needs

All our packages are available for all language levels. Not sure what package you need? Read more about our packages.

Boost your
language skills

10

hours

Learn the basics or give your skills a small boost with this 10-hour package.

  • Only €44 per hour
  • Valid for 1 year
  • Available for all levels
  • 10 hours credit sessions
  • Available for live, online and kids sessions

€450

€440

Level up
your skills

60

hours

Improve your language skills to the next level with this 60-hour package.

  • Only €40 per hour
  • Valid for 1 year
  • Available for all levels
  • 60 hours credit sessions
  • Available for live, online and kids sessions

€2700

€2400