Courses for Teens and Kids
Hong Kong

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EASY AND FUN GERMAN

Let your child learn German and make new friends in our fun and well-structured courses! We offer playful Kids Courses for children aged 5 to 7, textbook-based Junior Courses for 8 to 11 year olds and Teens courses for young people aged 12 to 16.

Teenagers learn in a different way than children and adults. At Goethe-Institut Hongkong, we cater to the specific needs of teenagers by providing well-structured lessons with clear goals, topics that teenagers find interesting and fascinating insights into life in Germany. Our experienced teachers will guide the students’ way in their language learning process with the textbook Beste Freunde (best friends).

Age: 12 - 15 years
Level: A1 - B1
Duration: 15 weeks
Time: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM or 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Frequency: 1 class per week, 2 units of instruction (= 1,5 hours)
Total units of instruction: 30 (=20 hours)
Number of participants: Max. 16

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Let your child become a “Deutschprofi” – an expert in German. Nowadays, knowing several languages is a must. This course is tailor-made for children aged 8 to 11 and focuses on developing their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. With a small class size, your child will get the individual attention they need to advance quickly in the German language.

Age: 8-11 years
Level: A1.1 – A2.3
Duration: 12 weeks (A1.1 to A1.5) or 15 weeks (A2.1 - A2.5)
Time: Weekdays: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM / Weekends: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM, 11:45 AM-12:55 PM, 2:30 PM-4:00 PM, 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Frequency: 1 class per week, 2 units of instruction (= 1.5 hours)
Total units of instruction: 24 (=18 hours), 30 (=22,5 hours)
Number of participants: Max. 12

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Are you and/or your partner of German origins? Does your child speak German? Is he/she excellent in speaking and listening, but has difficulties with reading and writing German? We can help!

This course is intended for children (aged 10-13) who already speak German fluently. With its focus on reading comprehension and grammar revision, the course will help children master their reading and writing skills through tailor-made learning materials, games and fun activities. Classes are kept small so that the teacher can cater to the children at their individual levels of proficiency.

Age: 10-13 years
Duration: 15 weeks
Time: Wednesday: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Frequency: 1 class per week, 2 units of instruction (= 1,5 hours)
Total units of instruction: 30 (=20 hours)
Number of participants: 4 - 8

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"Learn German with Bunny Hans Hase“ is a German learning program for young children (aged 5-7) that lays the foundation for basic language proficiency in 30 units. At the center of the lessons is the bunny Hans Hase, a puppet. He talks to the children about himself, his family, where he lives, his hobbies etc. Through stories and interaction with bunny Hans Hase, children experience German in a fun way and build up confidence to use the language themselves in simple phrases in different situations. Through a variety of activities such as story-telling, rhyming, singing and dancing, playing games and doing little handicrafts, children can immerse into German and acquire the language almost effortlessly.

Age: 5 - 7 years
Level: Beginners’ level (Part 1-3)
Duration: 15 weeks
Time: Weekdays: 3:30 PM – 4:40 PM, 5:00 PM-6:10 PM / Saturdays: 11:45 AM – 12:55 PM
Frequency: Once a week 70 min.  2 x 30 min., 10 min. supervised break
Total number of hours: 15
Number of participants: Max. 8

+++ We ask for your understanding that during the period in which we can only hold lessons in the online live format due to official regulations, we cannot offer Kids “Bunny Hans Hase” courses for 5 to 7-year-olds. +++

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The course „BRUNO UND ICH“ (Bruno and me) is aimed at children between the ages of 5 and 7 who have already completed our Hans Hase Children’s Courses. In a playful way, the children will learn more essential language structures in German and will be introduced to new vocabulary in a communicative and child-friendly way. Bruno the Bear accompanies the children as they practice useful German phrases with rhymes, poems, songs and language learning games; students will work on correct pronunciation and practice their listening comprehension. In this course the children will also learn how to write in German.

Age: 5 - 7 years
Level: Beginners’ level (Part 4-5)
Duration: 15 weeks
Time: Weekdays: 5:00 PM – 6:10 PM / Saturdays: 2:00 PM – 3:10 PM; 3:30 PM – 4:40 PM
Frequency: Once a week 70 min.  2 x 30 min., 10 min. supervised break
Total number of Hours: 15
Number of participants: Max. 10

+++ We ask for your understanding that during the period in which we can only hold lessons in the online live format due to official regulations, we cannot offer Kids “Bear Bruno” courses for 5 to 7-year-olds. +++

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Overview of levels A1–C2

Our German courses are based on the levels defined in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.