Intensive Courses

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Intensive 4

approx. four weeks 16 days of lessons
One exam date*
80 UI**, approx. 25 UI** per week
max. class size: 16

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
From June until September, some courses will take place in the afternoon between 1:30 and 6:00 p.m.

Intensive 2

Approx. two weeks
Nine days of lessons
45 UI, approx. 25 UI per week
max. class size: 16

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
In June some courses will take place in the afternoon between 1:30 and 6:00 p.m.

Intensive 2 - Language and Culture

Two weeks, 10 days of lessons
50 UI* (25 UI* per week)
max. class size: 16

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

Flexible start dates for your intensive learning experience

Can be booked for five days or longer
Approx. 25 UI per week 5 UI per day
max. class size: 16

Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
In June some courses will take place in the afternoon between 1:30 and 6:00 p.m.

Details on these courses


You’ll learn in a group for approx. four weeks, either in a morning or afternoon course, depending on the institute you choose and the course level. There are 12 possible starting dates spread over the entire year.

This will enable you to develop your language skills and combine any number of courses to create a systematic language-learning program. At the start of your course we will ask you about your individual learning goals and follow up with ongoing support during the learning process. This results in tight integration of the classroom lessons, self-study activities and practice.

At all levels you also have the option of taking one of our examinations, which are recognized around the world.

Services

  • intensive language training from Monday to Friday
  • all levels
  • placement test before the beginning of the course
  • ongoing evaluation of progress and systematic advice on your individual learning path
  • participation certificate
  • opportunity to take an examination
  • all course materials
  • self-directed learning in the media resource center
  • extensive cultural and leisure program
* Please note: There are no classes on exam days. In general, the exam days are scheduled before the published departure date.
** UI = 45-minute unit of instruction

For participants who only have two weeks and want to activate their German language skills. You will take part in an Intensive 4 course for two weeks. At the start of your course we will ask you about your individual learning goals and follow up with ongoing support during the learning process. This results in tight integration of the classroom lessons, self-study activities and language practice.

If you would like to continue learning at a later date at the level you reached in this course, please get in touch with us. We’ll be happy to advise you.

Services

  • intensive language training from Monday to Friday
  • all levels
  • placement test before the beginning of the course
  • participation certificate
  • exam opportunity on request
  • all course materials
  • self-directed learning in the media resource center
  • extensive cultural and leisure program
* UI = 45-minute unit of instruction

Activate your German skills. With our open course program we can take into account your personal language-learning interests. Our attractive cultural and leisure-time program will give you the opportunity to learn German while really getting to know Germany. The course includes a daytrip on the weekend.

The choice is yours: Join us to explore the modern, world-class cities of Berlin, Munich or Vienna with their wealth of historical, cultural and tourist attractions. Schwäbisch Hall, with its many sights and wonderful excursion destinations, offers a chance to enjoy the charm and tradition of a small German town. Or you can experience the variety and character of life, as shaped by the student population, in the university city of Dresden.

Services

  • intensive language training from Monday to Friday
  • Berlin: all levels
  • Dresden: Courses from Level B1
  • Schwäbisch Hall: Courses from Level B1
  • Vienna: Courses from Level A1 to Level C1
  • placement test before the beginning of the course
  • exam opportunity on request
  • participation certificate
  • all course materials
  • self-directed learning in the media resource center
  • special cultural and leisure program designed to complement the language course
  • one day trip
* UI = 45-minute unit of instruction

Have you checked our standard course listings without finding dates that work for you? Or perhaps you don't have time for a complete course, but would still like to boost your German skills?

With our flexible course offerings, you can join an ongoing Intensive 4 or Intensive 8 course at a time of your choice. You will be integrated into the existing class. A special advantage for learners who decide at the last minute: If you have learned German before, you can join an ongoing course at any time. That means that you can make effective, goal-driven progress with your German skills even on a short stay in Germany.

This option can be booked for five course days or longer.

We can also reserve accommodation for you if needed.

Contact us today. We'll send you an individual offer without delay.

* UI = 45-minute unit of instruction

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