Dutch Studies

Universiteit Leiden

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Deze opleiding

!Deze opleiding communiceert alleen in het Engels.
We tonen daarom de Engelstalige opleidingsinformatie.
During your studies you will not only learn Dutch, but you also study the language to gain insight into its structure and development.

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locatieLeiden
diplomaBA Nederlandkunde/Dutch Studies
typeregulier, 180 EC
start1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur3 jaar voltijd
accreditatiesNVAO
croho-code56055
numerus fixusnee
honoursnee
In the Netherlands, Leiden is the only place where international students can follow a full programme in Dutch Studies. It is the only programme in the Netherlands for international students who wish to specialise in the Dutch language (and Dutch culture, history and society) at a high academic level.

Reasons to choose Dutch Studies in Leiden:
  • Study in the historic city of Leiden, the international centre of Dutch studies.
  • Flexible study options depending upon your own ambitions, and the level of Dutch you already have: from ground-zero to relatively advanced.
  • The only programme in the Netherlands that offers international students the chance to specialise in Dutch language and culture.
Studying at Leiden University

Waarom aan de Universiteit Leiden?

Why study Dutch Studies in Leiden?

  • Language immersion for quick learning: from the first semester you attend classes taught in Dutch.
  • Those who enter the programme with advanced Dutch knowledge may be able to complete Dutch Studies in two years.
  • The culture and history of the Netherlands are a major part of this interdisciplinary programme.
  • Follow lectures by the top academics.
  • Small-scale programme with plenty of personal attention.

Open dagen en meeloopdagen

Open Dag Leiden
Op de Open Dag maak je kennis met alle bacheloropleidingen van de Universiteit Leiden. Oriënteer je op één of meer bachelorstudies tijdens de presentaties en bezoek de Informatiemarkt. Je kunt al je vragen stellen aan studenten en studieadviseurs. En ontdek of Leiden jouw studentenstad is.

Studieprogramma

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opbouwhttps://studiegids.leidenuniv.nl/studies/show/Nederlandkunde-Dutch-Studies
1e jaar Your level of Dutch determines much of your first year. No previous Dutch? Then you will work hard at learning to speak, write and understand Dutch. You attend lectures on Dutch culture, and gain the research, writing and presentation skills needed for your final written paper. You learn about the great historical impact of this small nation and gain insight into present-day Dutch society.
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Beginners Course 1A - Language Acquisition I
15 EC
Dutch Painting 1400 – 1950: Introduction to the Art History of the Netherlands, Cultuurwetenschap I
10 EC
Academic Skills
Dutch Debates – Topical Questions in Dutch Society, Culture I
5 EC
Reading/Vocabulary 1B - Language Acquisition I
5 EC
Writing/Grammar 1B - Language Acquisition I
5 EC
Spreken/Luisteren 1B - Taalverwerving I
5 EC
Language Analysis - Linguistics I
5 EC
The Netherlands in Dutch Feature Films, Cultuurwetenschap I
5 EC
Core: Philosophy of science
5 EC
2e jaar The second year consists of advanced language courses, introductory courses on Dutch Linguistics, Literature and History of the Netherlands. You will also learn how to conduct independent scientific research. Students are also attending courses Fifteen centuries of the Netherlands and Methods of Linguistic, Literary and Historical Research. All the courses in the second year are obligatory.
3e jaar During the third year you have a lot of freedom to tailor your studies to your personal interests and ambitions via electives. You choose to specialise in one of four areas: Dutch Literature, Linguistics, History or Art History. You may choose to follow courses from other Leiden programmes; in this way you structure a minor period that reflects your interests and future academic or career goals. You conclude by writing a bachelor's thesis (in Dutch).

afstudeerrichtingen

afstudeerrichting History



afstudeerrichting Dutch Literature



afstudeerrichting Linguistics



afstudeerrichting Art History



Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
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afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
onderwijsvormen
lecture, individual assignment, research project, seminar, working group
instruction modes
As a Dutch Studies student, you can expect a full working week of about 40 hours. You will spend an average of 14 hours in-class, for example lectures or tutorials, and the rest of the time in independent study. You attend lectures focused upon a particular topic; the lectures are complemented by tutorials in which the material is discussed in greater depth and with more student input, for example in solo or group presentations, all of which help you to grasp Dutch quickly and with more fluency.
bindend studieadvies
  • minimaal 45 EC in de eerste 12 maanden

Toelating en kosten

startmomenten

1 september 2018

aanmelding deadline : 1 april 2018
wettelijk tarief : € 2060 (€1030 in het eerste jaar)
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 10500

1 september 2019

aanmelding deadline : 1 april 2019
wettelijk tarief : € 2083 (€1042 in het eerste jaar)
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 10800

toelaatbare profielen
vwo C&Mtoelaatbaar
vwo E&Mtoelaatbaar
vwo N&Gtoelaatbaar
vwo N&Ttoelaatbaar
WO propedeusetoelaatbaar
hbo-ptoelaatbaar
toelatingseisen

basiskennis
Zie https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/education/study-programmes/bachelor/dutch-studies/admission-and-application/admission-requirements

vooropleiding
Een VWO-diploma.

inbegrepen in collegegeld
examination

estimated monthly costs

bron: Nibud
bedragkostenpost
350kamerhuur in Leidenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
172collegegeldop basis van € 2060 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1218totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

42 studenten volgen deze opleiding
83% daarvan is vrouw
15 eerstejaars gestart in 2017
93% daarvan is vrouw
26505 studenten aan de Universiteit Leiden
60% daarvan is vrouw
bron: StudieData

Op kamers in Leiden

31058studenten studerend
12630studenten woonachtig   
€ 350gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
20 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

aan het woord: studenten en docenten

Liran Spigiel
First year student Dutch Studies

I really enjoy the programme. I understand more and more. Sometimes I realise that I say things that I couldn't do a few weeks before. The steps I make surprise me every time. The Dutch culture is also very surprising and different from mine, so I had to get used to it. For example: there are a lot of birthday parties! Every weekend I have another party. That's nice and I really feel like I get to know the culture better as well when I meet native Dutch people.
Rick Honings
Programme chair BA Dutch Studies

Dutch Studies is a multidisciplinary programme. This means that, as well as taking language acquisition classes, you will follow specialist courses in linguistics, literature, history and politics, and art history. Outside of the classroom you will visit some of the Netherlands' world-famous galleries, museums and historical locations. The opportunity for an internship at an organisation will provide you with additional professional skills and experience.

Feiten en / studie in cijfers

studentoordelen

bron: Nationale Studenten Enquete 2017
deze
opleiding
landelijk
algemeen oordeel3.83.8
inhoud3.53.5
docenten4.34.3
studiefaciliteiten3.53.5
studielast3.43.4
studiebegeleiding3.83.8
De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2017 hebben meer dan 280.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Dutch Studies aan de Universiteit Leiden is beoordeeld door 17 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.8 uit 5.
bron: Universiteit Leiden
deze
opleiding
landelijk
student tevredenheid 3.5 3.5
aantal eerstejaars 18 16
ervaren contacttijd per week 12-18
doorstroom naar tweede jaar 50%
diploma binnen 4 jaar 25%
werk op niveau in 1,5 jaar

Studie in cijfers

In deze tabel staan resultaten van deze studie in cijfers uitgedrukt. Hiermee kan je vergelijken hoe deze opleiding het doet in vergelijking met dezelfde opleiding bij andere onderwijsinstellingen.


Na de studie

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After your BA in Dutch Studies, you will be highly fluent in Dutch and will be express your ideas in an outstanding way, both orally and in writing. Further you are an expert on Dutch culture and society, historic and contemporary, and thanks to your Leiden University education you have excellent critical thinking abilities. With these skills you can approach many different sectors and potential employers with confidence.

Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

The Bachelors in Dutch Studies programme prepares you to take on any job in which fluency in the Dutch language, and understanding of its cultural and societal nuances, is needed. Think of positions such as: a translator, teacher, interpreter, writer or editor. But your language skills can also be transferred to the sector you prefer – what about becoming a curator or an entrepreneur? With perfect Dutch, it's all possible.

aansluitende masteropleidingen

instellingopleidinginstroomeisen
Tilburg UniversityLeraar in VHO in Nederlands (Educatieve postmaster) educational+ 96 EC pre-master
Universiteit LeidenLeraar VHO in Nederlands educational+ 75 EC pre-master
UULeraar VHO Nederlands full-time,part-time educational+ aanv. eisen
UvALerarenopleiding Nederlands educational+ 120 EC pre-master
Universiteit LeidenNeerlandistiek/Dutch Studies+ aanv. eisen
Universiteit LeidenNederlandkunde+ aanv. eisen
bron: doorstroommatrix.nl

Potentiële beroepen

editor
entrepreneur
interpreter
teacher
translator
writer
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Contact

Studielijn Universiteit Leiden
E: studielijn@leidenuniv.nl
T: +31 (071)5271111
Irena Zagar

Coordinator of Studies

Meer informatie?
Bezoek de website van deze opleiding.

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