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Intensive German
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  • Virtual Online Live Course
  • Highly effective language training
  • With regular examination options
  • At all language levels from A1 to C2

Would you like to learn German for specific purposes or focus on improving your knowledge of German? Our intensive course programme at the levels A1 to C2 focuses entirely on you achieving your learning goals successfully and is ideal if you need German for your studies, your everyday professional life or for your personal future. You will be taught from Monday to Friday by a highly-qualified Goethe-Institut teacher and at the end of the course you have the option of sitting a Goethe-Zertifikat, one of our internationally recognised language examinations.

How is an intensive course structured?

  • Choose your preferred date and book the course conveniently online.
  • After a free-of-charge placement test, which you can take online, we will assign you to the level suited to you.
  • Our intensive courses takes place from Monday to Friday, from 8:30-13:00 via Zoom.
  • In total, an intensive course comprises 80 lessons (one lesson = 45 minutes), which are spread over 16 course days. That means you are attending class for approx. 3 weeks and have 5 lessons per course day.
  • Level
    A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2

  • Duration
    approx. 3 weeks

  • Hours per week
    Monday to Friday, 5 lessons a day

  • Total scope
    80 lessons (45 minutes each)

  • Participants
    max. 16

  • Course location
    online

  • Price
    EUR 899

Daniel Felipe Peña Polania

For me, the Goethe-Institut is the best way to learn German quickly and get to know people at the same time. I have met many international friends through the cultural programme.

Daniel Felipe Peña Polania, 20 years old, course participant from Columbia

How you benefit

High learning intensity

High learning intensity through daily lessons

Learning goals are achieved quickly thanks to intensive support

Quick learning success thanks to intensive support

24 hours

Learn German easily and conveniently from anywhere

What does an intensive German course involve?

  • Our intensive courses offer you language training with a high degree of learning intensity and effectiveness. The intensive courses allow you to attain your personal language goals particularly quickly and daily language practice enables you to improve your powers of expression in a short period of time.
  • You will train in an active and highly-motivated group with on average a maximum of 16 participants.
  • Your lessons will be practical and based on key intercultural aspects of communication.
  • We have integrated customised learning and training phases in the course programme. In these phases, our experienced teachers support your learning process continuously.

Levels

Intensive German Online 80h A1 Intensive course 80h 80h A2 Intensive course 80h 80h B1 Intensive course 80h 80h 80h B2 Intensive course 80h 80h C1 Intensive course 80h 80h C2 Intensive course One teaching unit (h) = 45 minutes Elementary use of language Independent language use Autonomous language ability


The number of lessons that are usually required to reach a certain level and take the corresponding Goethe certificate are based on experience. Individual aspects such as language learning experience and native language also play an important role. We will grade you before the start of the course in order to ensure optimal learning success.

FAQ – Frequently asked questions

We offer intensive German courses for beginners and advanced students at the levels A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and C2. Upon request, we can also put together a personalised offer for you for German individual and small groups courses.
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An intensive German course usually lasts between 2 to 3 weeks.
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You can find the prices of our intensive German courses here.
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As distinct from the intensive courses, the German courses in the evening, morning and at the weekend usually take place twice a week in the evening, morning or at the weekend. They each comprise a total of 72 lessons (one lesson = 45 minutes), which, depending on the course, are spread over 20 to 24 evenings or mornings or weekends. That means you are attending class for approx. 10 to 12 weeks and have on average 3 lessons per unit.

The intensive courses on the other hand each comprise a total of 80 lessons (one lesson = 45 minutes) and last approx. 2 to 3 weeks. The lessons take place Monday to Friday on a full-time (all-day) basis.
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