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  • Addisco, Hilversum: Level Beginners II; teacher Casper Porton; method: Lingua Latina Per Se Illustrata, Pars I Familia Romana (May 2017-September 2019),
  • Volksuniversiteit AmstelveenLevel Beginners I, teacher Rudi Frank; method: Fortuna 1 (September 2016 - April 2017)

Certified Dutch Language Trainer (Dutch as Second Language, NT2)


From January to November 2011, I successfully completed a teaching experience portfolio and subsequently obtained a certificate 'Competent Teacher of Dutch as a Second Language' during an interview at Vrije Universteit (VU) Amsterdam with assessors Marijke Pos & Yvonne Zevenbergen, 10 November 2011. This certificate is registered with Professional Associations Dutch as a Second Language (Beroepsvereniging Nederlands als Tweede Taal - BVNT2), Amsterdam

wismabahasa-logoAdvanced Speaker & Competent Teacher of Bahasa Indonesia

Intensive, private and classroom Indonesian language training of Indonesian Language & Culture; Teaching skills, didactics, teaching strategies

  • July - August 2005 (six weeks): Bahasa Indonesia (advanced) & Javanese Language Course (elementary); Bahasa Indonesia Teaching skills, didactics & teaching strategies
  • September - November 1996: six hours daily, prior to VSO mission as an English lecturer at UKI (Universitas Kristen Indonesia), Makale, Tana Toraja, Sulawesi Selatan, Indonesia (November 1996 - March 1999),
  • Wisma Bahasa, Yogyakarta - Indonesia,

hva-logoHighschool ('Tweedegraads') English Teaching Degree & Didactics for Dutch as a Second Language Teaching Degree

  • Tweedegraads Engels & NT2 didactische aantekening NT2
  • Hogeschool van Amsterdam, The Netherlands,
  • 1995 – 1996

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Hoger Instituut voor Vertalers & Tolken (HIVT), University of Antwerp Degree in Tranlsation

  • University thesis: La Sicilia come metafora (1989), "Sicilië als metafoor" (Sicily as a Metaphore) by Leonardo Sciascia, an Annotated Translation, 160pp.
  • Licentiaat vertaler Engels & Italiaans, Dutch, English, Italian & Chinese
  • Higher Institute for Translators and Interpreters (HIVT); susequently: Artesis Hogeschool Antwerpen; currently: Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen, Belgium,
  • September 1987 – June 1991

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Advanced Language proficiency certificates (four courses of two months each)

  • Scuola di Lingua & Cultura per Stranieri, Siena - Italy; currently: Università per Stranieri di Siena, Ateneo Internazionale:
  • July 1985 – June 1986

reviuslyceumHighschool Degree (Pre-University, Sciences)

HAVO & Atheneum-B High School Diploma

  • Revius Lyceum, Doorn - The Netherlands:
  • September 1977 – June 1985

English Teaching Degree (HvA, Amsterdam 1995)

Below text is an official notification from the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, represented by the Dutch Education Executive Agency (DUO, Dienst Uitvoering Onderwijs), issued 8 March 2017, certifying that G.Dijkman has obtained the examination for the qualification as a Secondary School English Teacher (Certificate of Higher Professional Education), in 1995 at HvA (Hogeschool van Amsterdam), Amsterdam - The Netherlands. 

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