Special Courses
Classroom 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?

Group courses

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



       
This courses offers the opportunity to improve your ability to express yourself in German, in both -  spoken and written language. You will practice all language skills and consolidate grammatical structures at C1 level.

Semester course
Duration: 16 weeks
Sessions per week: 1
48 UE* per courseUE* = "Unterrichtseinheiten": lessons of 45 minutes duration 
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 to take an A1, A2 or B1 level exam? Would you like to know more about the individual parts and get some tips for the exam? Our workshops give you a headstart.

Fee:
Free of charge for current students of the Goethe-Institut.
External candidates pay £25.

Forthcoming Date: Saturday, 22.08.2020, 10:00 - 12:30

Registration: Online




 
Are you unsure about the use of certain grammatical structures? Would you like to gain more confidence in the use of German grammar? This course gives you the opportunity to refresh and consolidate your grammar skills in a informal learning atmosphere. With varied exercises, we'll help you to improve the ability to express yourself.

Level: A2/B1.

Fee: £18.

Date and times: tbc


Registration: online.
 

Individual Courses

You can't attend our semester courses or have special learning goals? We can support you with our taylor-made courses. This type of course is ideal if you have individual learning goals and would like to follow your own schedule.  

Included in the fee
  • assessment and consultation to determine the requirements
  • specially designed course plan
  • lessons with a highly qualified teacher of the Goethe-Institut
  • regular homework and advice on learning strategies
  • free course book for all courses over 20 lessons
  • free use of the library 
How to book
  • If you are interested in individual tuition, please send us a short mail with the following details:
  • whether you have any previous knowledge of the language. If yes, what courses have done in the past
  • whether you have a specific aim (e.g. wanting to move to a German-speaing country, preparation for an exam etc.)
  • whether you have a specific time frame in mind
Fees for one-to-one tuition
01 TU - 10 TU: £47 pro TU*
11 TU - 20 TU: £45 pro TU*
ab 21 TU: £43 pro TU*
*TU = Teaching unit à 45 minutes


Course location: Goethe-Institut Glasgow

 
10 – 19 TU*: £67 per TU (minimum 5 x 2 TU = £670)
20+ TU: £65 per TU
*TU = teaching unit à 45 minutes

Group size: 2 - 8 participants

Included in the fee
  • assessment and consultation to determine the requirements
  • specially designed course plan
  • lessons with a highly qualified teacher of the Goethe-Institut
  • regular homework and advice on learning strategies
  • free course book for all courses over 20 lessons
  • free use of the library 

How to book
If you would like us to organise a course for your group, please send us a short mail with the following details:
  • whether the group members have some previous knowledge of the language
  • whether a special goal needs to be achieved
  • whether there you have a specific time frame in mind

Course location: Goethe-Institut Glasgow
If the lessons should take place on your premises there are also travel costs for the tutor to consider.