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Online German Courses

Learn German – online. Move with the times and learn digitally. Anytime and anywhere! Join us for a fun and interactive learning experience developed by leading experts in the field of digital language learning. Interact in live-chats with your tutor und use our learning platform to practice. Come learn German with us. Online. 

Dates and Prices

Independent Learning

Learn independently with the versatile and hands-on learning materials from our learning platform. You can flexibly plan your online exercises and will receive automated feedback. For all language levels and needs.


Live Chat

Learn in virtual live chats with your teacher and fellow students. For this purpose we are using Adobe Connect, which allows you to learn as if you were in a class room! You will receive your teacher's individual feedback for speaking and writing assignments.



Your teacher will give you an introduction into the communications tool and the learning platform. During the course, they will give you regular and individual feedback. For any further questions, you're welcome to write to language-accra@goethe.de.

Online Group Course

Our Intensive Course with additional flexibility

Our Online Group Course are for Lerners living in Ghana, Sierra Leone and Liberia, who want to flexibly learn German while maintaining the feeling of learning in a group. All four language skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening) are trained. The course takes place on the Goethe-Institut's learning platform and a virtual classroom.  

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  Online Group Course
Start and End Date 14.09.2020 - 20.11.2020
Duration 10  Weeks
Flexibility 8 Live sessions total, flexible independent learning phases
Learning Learn, motivate and support within a group.
Feedback Regular, individual feedback by your teacher.

The teacher will supply additional content as needed.
Participants maximum of 18 participants
Location and structure during the current situation This course takes place exclusively on the Goethe-Institut's learning platform and a virtual classrom via Adobe Connect
Price From GHS 600
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Individual Online Course

​For very individual needs

With the Individual Online German Course you can train to read, write and speak with complete flexibility. You can set your own pace. Your tutor will provide you with individual feedback throughout the course. The course will take place on the Goethe-Institut's online platform. You will also have two to three live sessions with your tutor in a virtual classroom, depending on the language level.

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  Deutsch Online Individual
Start and End Date Any time
Duration Up to 6 months
Flexibility 2-3 live sessions per week, depending on language level. You decide when and how fast you want to learn
Learning Individual Learning of all language skill at your pace
Feedback Regular, individual feedback by your teacher.
Your teacher will provide you with additional content as needed.
Participants It is only you and your teacher.
Location and structure during the current situation The Goethe-Institut's learning platform and a virtual classroom via Adobe Connect
Price Location and structure during the current situation
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Test our Courses

You can not quite imagine how our Online Courses work? We offer a range of courses for Beginners and Advanced Learners as a test version.

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Trail Chapter A1 – First Steps
Hallo, wie geht's?

Here you will learn  the times of the day, how to greet someone in German and how to introduce yourself.

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Trial Chapter A1
Eating and drinking

Here you will learn words about food and drink and how to express quantities when out shopping.

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Trail Chapter A2
At the restaurant

Here you will learn how to order in the restaurant, how to ask for the bill and how to tip.


  • A Windows or Mac Desktop or Laptop Computer.We discourage the use of tablets, iPads, smartphones and other mobile gadgets for this course.
  • Operating System: Windows, MacOS
  • Browser: Google Chrome ®, Microsoft Edge ®, Mozilla Firefox ®, Apple Safari ®, in the current version.
  • Bandwidth: 512 kbps
  • Stable internet connection
  • Valid email address
  • Adobe Connect ® Software for the Online-Live meetings
  • A headset with a microphone. If you decide to use the in-built loud speaker and microphone of your laptop it could result in an echo effect which would disturb you and the other course participants.
A booked course or examination can be postponed if the Language Department of the Goethe-Institut Ghana is informed of the desired change of booking before the start of the course or examination. A refund of the amount paid is not possible.
Courses for children and young adults are not yet offered online
The Goethe-Institut is closed until further notice. We will inform you via our website, social media and newsletter as soon as new German course and exam dates are planned.

In case of severe or extraordinary circumstances or a change in currently existing circumstances outside of the Goethe-Institut's means of control (such as Riots, war-like or terrorist activities, natural catastrophes, epidemics and so on), we reserve the right to offer an alteration of service (such as a change in time and/or place). In such a case we would provide an offer within a reasonable time with a request of confirmation if such an alternated service is agreeable to you or if you would like to resign from the contract.
Should you choose to resign from the contract, we will refund any made payments (should parts of the service have already been provided, a partial refund will commence).   
If you have any questions, you can contact us by e-mail at language-accra@goethe.de  or by phone at +233 30 2776764.


You have more questions about our courses? Write to us! We are happy to help.


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Exams Preraration Online

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Community to improve your German
Deutsch für dich

In the “Deutsch für dich” community you will find plenty of exercises to help you learn German free of charge, and you can share experiences with other members.