Specialized Courses

Spezialkurse Foto: Bernhard Ludewig

Zielgerichtet und themenspezifisch

Wir bieten eine umfangreiche Palette von Kursen zu den unterschiedlichsten Themen. Sie suchen Firmenkurse oder wollen in einer kleinen Gruppe Deutsch lernen?

This course prepares you for the international examination Prüfung Wirtschaftsdeutsch International (PWD).

The PWD examination demonstrates that you can communicate orally and in writing on professional and business matters using a high standard of German.

The PWD is highly respected world-wide in business life and in industry.

For further information please contact:
Mukta Gadkari
german@mumbai.goethe.org
Tel: + 91 22 22881791 / 22027542
Fax: + 91 22 22873826
Grammar Course - made easy for you!
Do you have difficulties with German grammar?
Would you like to refresh, strengthen or polish your grammar skills?

Our new grammar course offers you:
  • a wide spectrum of grammar-topics to work on
  • various opportunities to practice and use the grammar structures appropriately in every-day situations and in creative ways
  • 35 lesson units spread over 10 course days.
You should have:
- good basic knowledge of German (B1-level completed)

The next course will be announced shortly.

For more details please contact our Language Office.  
„Sprech-Stunden“: Much More than a Conversation Course

Would you like to improve your spoken German?
Would you like to convers with others on current issues and culture?

Course offer
  • 36 lesson units focussing on Listening - Seeing - Understanding, Conversation and Information about Germany
  • small groups (12 people)
You come along with  
  • good knowledge of German (level B1 completed)
  • interest in Germany and a desire to speak
The next course will be announced shortly.

For further information and admissions kindly contact the language office.  
Courses can be organized by request to be designed for small groups, either at one of our institutes or at your location.

Cost of the courses on request.

If you have questions, please contact our language course office.
Make it to the top with German
  • Do you want your associates to get a feel of the German language as spoken in day-to-day situations whenever they are in Germany?
  • Or do they have to know more about the business language?
  • Does your company participate regularly in Trade fairs in Germany either as a Visitor an exhibitor?
Please contact us for all these options.

Frequency: Fast or slow track – always tailor made

If you decide for a fast track course, we recommend per week six hours of lessons, for a slow track, three hours of lessons per week. Here is an overview of contents for the first 50 lesson hours. (Each module with 10 lesson hours.) You have a possibility to extend the training up to 120 lesson hours.

Module 1
Phonetics, alphabets, numbers, information on self

Module 2
Phonetics, communication in day-to-day situations

Module 3
Phonetics, sentence construction verbs and nouns, reading comprehension

Module 4
Phonetics, reading and listening comprehension, vocabulary related to time/day/dates/ reading timetables.

Module 5
Phonetics, finding your way in Germany, reading maps, reading and understanding signs and boards.

For further information, please contact:

Mrs. Vaishali Karmarkar
Tel.: +91 22 22027542 Ext: 106
vaishali.karmarkar@mumbai.goethe.org
  • Do you want your associates to get a feel of the German language as spoken in day-to-day situations whenever they are in Germany?
  • Or do they have to know more about the business language?
  • Does your company participate regularly in Trade fairs in Germany either as a Visitor OR an exhibitor?
Please contact us for all these options.

Frequency: Fast or slow track

If you decide for a fast track course, we recommend per week six hours of lessons, for a slow track, three hours of lessons per week. You may book as per your requirements. In this course we cover important aspects of communication at work place. Here is an overview of contents for the first 50 lesson hours (each module with 10 lesson hours). You have the possibility to extend the training up to 200 lesson hours.

Module 1
Phonetics, alphabets, numbers up to Million and Billions, greeting a business partner, exchanging visiting cards, working with visiting cards from Germany. Intercultural Dos and Don’ts.

Module 2
Phonetics, communication in day-to-day situations at work, orientation in the company, names of departments and their functions, intercultural tips.

Module 3
Phonetics, reading comprehension of company profiles, simple statistics, receptive understanding of charts, curves and graphics.

Module 4
Phonetics, reading and listening comprehension, vocabulary related to time/day/dates, reading timetables.

Module 5
Phonetics, reading and listening comprehension related to workplace, information on your company/product.

For further information, please contact:

Mrs. Vaishali Karmarkar
Tel.: +91 22 22027542 Ext: 106
vaishali.karmarkar@mumbai.goethe.org
  • Do you want your associates to get a feel of the German language as spoken in day- to-day situations whenever they are in Germany?
  • Or do they have to know more about the business language?
  • Does your company participate regularly in Trade fairs in Germany either as a Visitor OR an exhibitor?
Please contact us for all these options.Frequency: Fast or slow track

If you decide for a fast track course, we recommend six hours of lessons per week, for a slow track, three hours of lessons. Germany is a favourite trade fair destination for many Indian companies. There, you come in direct contact with your business partners and communication skills play a vital role. Here is an overview of contents for proposed 50 lesson hours (each module with 10 lesson hours).*

Module 1
Location of the trade fair, profile of the trade fair, expectations from visitor’s and exhibitors, small talk/greeting patterns in German language.

Module 2
Communication styles in Germany and India, tips for a successful trade fair communication, related vocabulary in German, role plays.

Module 3
Presentation styles in Germany and India, intercultural tips for a successful presentation for target groups from Germany, assistance and guidance for the trade fair team of your company.

Module 4
Communication at the stand, important expressions, verbal and non-verbal signals, telephone manners, body language, importance of time and space in Germany.

Module 5
Leisure possibilities during and after the fair, conversations in the hotel, in restaurants, table manners, business dinners, fixing appointments, negotiation pattern in Germany and in India.

* The modules can be booked separately.

For further information, please contact:

Mrs. Vaishali Karmarkar
Tel.: +91 22 22027542 Ext: 106
vaishali.karmarkar@mumbai.goethe.org