Specialized 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 course is for learners who have a good command of German. Current cultural, social and political developments in Germany will be discussed. 
  • 16 or 6* weeks
  • 1 session per week, 2 teaching units per session
  • 32 or 12* teaching units
  • Level B1/C1
  • €355 (Concession price: €325)   
* only in summer

Dates and prices
This course is designed for advanced learners who want to keep up and improve their spoken and written German in a relaxed atmosphere without course book and the pressure of an examination. 
  • 16 or 6* weeks
  • 1 session per week, 2 teaching units per session
  • Level B2/C1
  • 48 or 18* teaching units
  • Concession price: €455 (reduction: €410)
* only in summer
Dates and prices  
This course is ideal for learners who are interested in reading and discussing modern German literature of various genres. The emphasis is on contemporary literature of German-speaking countries.
  • 16 weeks
  • 1 session per week, 2 teaching units per session
  • 32 teaching units
  • Level C2
  • €355 (Concession price: €325)   
Dates and prices  
The aim of the course is to gain confidence in speaking and acting in German. You will learn different techniques to use your German with confidence on stage as well as specific vocabulary.
  • 8 weeks
  • 1 session of 3 teaching units per week
  • 24 teaching units in total
  • Level C1
  • € 230 (Concession price: €210)
Dates and Prices
One to One and Small Groups Tuition

One to One Tuition​

5-9 sessions* à 90 min each € 150 per session
10-24 sessions* à 90 min each € 140 per session
25+ sessions* à 90 min each € 130 per session

Small Groups Tuition
5-9 sessions** à 90 min each € 200 per session
10-24 sessions** à 90 min each € 180 per session
25+ sessions** à 90 min each € 160 per session

Our tuition includes

Advice from our staff and preparation of tuition to cater for your specific needs and individual objectives

Lessons with a highly qualified teacher of the Goethe-Institut

Regular homework given by the teacher

Option of tuition at the Goethe-Institut Irland or at your premises for small group tuition

Use of the library at the Goethe-Institut Irland, 37 Merrion Square East, Dublin 2

Possibility to take an internationally recognised examination (additional charge)

* One to One Tuition will take place at the Goethe-Institut Dublin.
** Please note that the following additional fees may apply if classes for small groups take place at your office:

Distance from the Goethe-Institut

3 to 15 km: €75/€100  
16 – 25 km: €140/€180  
26 – 50 km: €225/€300


Further information

All levels from elementary, intermediate and advanced can be catered for

Please note that group tuition required compatible language levels

Dates, times and duration to be arranged at your convenience. Quotes for classes of a longer duration than 90 minutes per session upon request

Concession prices for students of our group courses available upon request.



Language Department
37 Merrion Square
Dublin 2
Tel: + 353 1 6801110, Fax: +353 1 6762213
E-Mail: german-dublin@goethe.de