Contact and Enrolment

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Contact and Enrolment

Interested in one of our language courses or need further information? Feel free to drop in to our language course office for some personal advice.

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Keep Learning German – online. To protect your health, we are currently facilitating all German courses in an online format.

Any Youth Learner's, Special or Exam Preparation Courses as well as exam dates will be postponed to a later time. Your exam registration is still valid and the exam can be taken free of charge until the end of this year.
 
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Do not hesitate to contact us with all your questions about learning German at the Goethe-Institut Ghana.

Visit our Language Course Office:

Monday - Friday
08:00 am - 12 noon
14:00 pm - 17:00 pm


Or contact us via email: language-accra@goethe.de
Registration must be done in the specified timeframe. Please note that registration automatically ends when we have reached the maximum number required.
  Course Agenda and Registration 2020
  SEPTEMBER - NOVEMBER: 14.09.2020 - 20.11.2020 (ONLINE)
  Registration                  31.08.2020 - 04.09.2020    
   
Should you have studied German before and aren´t sure which level you are at, please call us to make an appointment for a level assessment, which consists of a short informal interview and a multiple choice test (GHS 50).

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1. General requirements                 
Course participants must be at least 18 years of age.

2.Terms of payment
The course fees have to be paid at the time of registration before the beginning of the course in the office of the language department.

3. Course fees
3.1    The contractually binding fee is the fee stated in the price list current at the time of registration. It can be found in the current brochure or on the website of the GI Ghana.
3.2    Should a participant wish to change his or her booking (change of course dates or change of course), the first of such change is free of charge. Each additional booking change is subject to 10 % of the course fee.

4. Cancellation and refunds
4.1    Fees paid are not refundable.
4.2    In case Goethe-Institut realizes after the beginning of the classes that a participant has been given a space in the wrong level by the Goethe-Institut, a withdrawal free of charge is possible.
4.3    In case of single tuition the sessions agreed upon lapse in case the participant fails to appear.                   

5. Course level assignment / class size
5.1    Placement in course levels is based on the placement test conducted at the Goethe Institut the successful participation in a course of the previous level.
5.2    The ability to be fluent in reading and writing is the precondition to be allowed to join the courses.
To find out the literacy level it is possible to write a literacy test upon request at the time of registration. Goethe-Institut reserves the right to exclude participants, who do not make it through the test from attending the courses.
5.3    Our courses have at least eight and at most 18 participants. If enrolments are insufficient on the starting date, we reserve the right to cancel or postpone the course. In this case we will offer the participants the opportunity to move to another course or to receive a full refund of the course fee. We regret that we can only conduct courses that have the minimum number of participants by the end of the enrolment period

6. Obligations of the course participants
6.1    Participants are obliged to comply with the course rules and the house rules applicable to the Goethe-Institut.
6.2    Participants have to meet two conditions to receive a certificate for the successful participation in a course.
         1. A participant must not miss more than 5 days of class.
         2. A participant scores at least 60 % in the learning success controls (class tests) that are carried out in the respective course level.

7. Liability of the Goethe-Institut / force majeure
The liability of the Goethe-Institut and of its employees is restricted to intention and gross negligence. The GI is not liable for the cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. natural catastrophes, fire, flooding, war, official decrees) and all other circumstances, which are without the control of the contractual partners.