Special Courses

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Goal orientated and topic specific

We offer an extensive range of special courses on a wide variety of topics. Or are you looking for a course for your company? Or do you want to learn German in a small group?

This class will enhance your fluency and confidence in German while keeping you up-to-date with cultural, social and political issues in Germany.

Semester course
Duration: 16 weeks
Sessions per week: 1
48 UE* per courseUE* = "Unterrichtseinheiten": lessons of 45 minutes duration 

Dates and Prices

Aktuelles is aimed at advanced learners who wish to keep up their language skills. In an informal atmosphere participants will have the opportunity to discuss current events in Germany covering a wide range of topics. At the same time the course will give you the chance to improve your comprehension and general command of spoken German.            

Semester course
Duration: 16 weeks
Sessions per week: 1
32 UE* per course

UE* = "Unterrichtseinheiten":
lessons of 45 minutes duration  

Date and Prices

Are you planning a visit to a German-speaking country, would you like to be able to speak with German-speaking friends in their native tongue or would you like to learn a bit of German just for fun? If you are a complete beginner, this course is for you!

This course will train all 4 language skills: listening, reading, writing and above all speaking. At the end the learners will be able to communicate in simple everyday situations. 
In this course you will learn, for example

- to be able to introduce yourself
- talk about your work, family and hobbies
- order food and drink and go shopping
- describe where you live
- book accommodation
- find your way around in town.
FEE: £160.
Materials are included in the course price.

FREQUENCY: 8-week course, once-a-week, 2.66 TU per week.

Course will be offered in February, April and October.