German courses

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Our courses in Melbourne

Standard German Courses

These are general language courses at A1 – C2 level for adult learners. The objectives and contents of these courses are based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

German courses for children and young people

These courses are aimed at young learners. We are offering courses for children (4-11 years) and VCE courses (Year 10-12).

Specialised Courses

Courses with specialized contents for specific target groups or to develop specific skills:

Company Courses

Whether you have German business relations or simply want to provide up-skilling opportunities for your  employees, we can help you and your staff acquire the language skills you need to communicate effectively.

Blended Learning

Our BLENDED LEARNING courses combine the best of both worlds: intense face-to-face instruction and flexible online German lessons.

Online Exam Preparation for Year 11/12

These online rooms for exam preparation, repetition and practice are based on the core themes of the various curricula.


Dates and prices

All course dates in Melbourne

Contact and Enrolment

Interested in one of our language courses or need further information? We're here to help.

Our course formats

Want to learn German and believe it is important to tailor the course to your individual needs? Learn in a way that suits you and achieve your goal!


Loyalty Card:
All Goethe students enroled in any of the Goethe-Institut's language courses can receive a “Goethe-Liebling” loyalty card upon request. The “Goethe-Liebling” loyalty card will record the number of courses done by a student. At the completion of three consecutive terms, course participants will be eligible for a 25% discount on their fourth course. It is the students responsibility to get their Goethe-Liebling Loyalty card stamped at the front desk. Please mention that you would like to receive the discount from your Goethe-Liebling Loyalty card at the time of enrolment. You will not be entitled to retrospectively reclaim a discount. 

Early Bird:
If you enrol by 10 January 2020, you will get a discount of A$ 35 on all our extensive (standard) courses and pay just A$ 514.

Superintensive course packages:
Package of 2 courses includes free course material.

Full-time students or senior card holders can receive a A$50 discount on full course fees (proof required). Discounts apply only for standard courses (extensive and semi-intensive) with a course fee of A$ 549. Discounts cannot be combined.

Further courses

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German courses in Germany

Learn German successfully in Germany. Experience the culture, leisure, country and people!

Online Deutsch lernen Foto: Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias

Online Learning

With a Goethe-Institut distance learning course you can decide for yourself when and where you would like to learn.

Deutsch für dich Photo: Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias

Deutsch für dich

In the “Deutsch für dich” community you will find plenty of exercises to help you learn German free of charge, and you can share experiences with other members.