Learning German: German Courses & Examinations

©Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias
©Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias

Would you like to learn German, improve your German skills, or test your mastery of German?

The Goethe-Institut in Washington offers general language courses, an examination preparation course and special language courses which deal with a specific topic or address a specific need of a group of learners. We offer courses at all levels throughout the year in multi-media classrooms.

All classes are conducted in German. Instruction follows the communicative approach. The Goethe-Institut offers progressively structured courses and presents them in a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. Native speakers trained in teaching German as a foreign language provide instruction on a professional level. Along with learning the German language, students learn about social and cultural developments in Germany.

We offer nine-week standard courses as well as 3-week intensive courses (September 2015). Our standard and intensive courses which include 36 units of instruction cost $465 (Mo - Th) and $485 (Saturdays), special courses which include 27 units of instruction (Saturdays) cost $375. All details are subject to change without notice.

Summer 2015
06/01 - 08/08/2015
September Intensive 2015
09/07 - 09/24/2015
Fall 2015
10/05 - 12/12/2015

The Goethe-Institut Washington is able to offer a 10% course discount to senior citizens, full time students, members of the military, and persons who are unemployed or experiencing financial hardship. Please contact the office to find out more.

    For further information, please contact the Language Department:
    sprache@washington.goethe.org
    Tel: +1 (202) 289-1200
    Fax: +1 (202) 289-3535

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    German Courses and Exams: Summer 2015   english

    Download our full schedule of summer German courses and exams here (PDF, 223 KB).

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