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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
Lernplattform

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-Sitzungen

Live Sessions

Learn in virtual live sessions 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.

Betreuung

Supervision

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.


Blended Learning Course

For all who like their things to be balanced: 50% Live Chats, 50% Independent Learning.

We have revamped our usual courses into online formats. Previously planned lessons will take place in a virtual class room. For this purpose, the Goethe-Institut will make use of the communication tool Adobe Connect, which entails no additional costs to you. Your teacher will give you an introduction. Regular Terms and Conditions apply.

From KES 13,000 – Book now

  Blended Learning Course
Start and End Date 11.05.2020 – 31.07.2020 
Duration and Intensity 12 weeks with 3 live sessions per week 
Flexibility More flexible independent learning, fewer live sessions in comparison with live courses.
Learning Learn, motivate and support within a group.
Feedback Regular, individual feedback by your teacher.
The teacher will supply additional content as needed.
Participants 8 - 18 participants
Location and structure during the current situation Previously planned live phases will commence at fixed dates (three times per week) in a virtual classroom via Adobe Connect. Online phases will take place on the Goethe-Institut's online platform.
Price From KES 13,000
From KES 13,000 – Book now
50% of a Blended Learning Course consists of independent online learning.
 
You will receive access to our online platform, where you can find the online segment of your chosen course. This online segment contains motivating and versatile exercises, flash cards to train your vocabulary and summaries of all important grammatical structures and useful phrases, you are learning in your course.
 
Your online tutor will give you weekly training exercises, which you can flexibly complete over the course of the week. These exercises will prepare you for your live sessions, in which you will meet your class mates. Most online activities will be done individually, but there are also interactive exercises, during which you will interact with your learners group on the online platform. These group activities include among others, small texts about your hobbies, interests or upcoming events. During these activities you will also join group discussions and comment texts of your class mates.
All course materials, which you would need to participate in the Blended Course will be provided online for free.

Online Group Course

Our Intensive Course with additional flexibility

Our Online Group Course is for those 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.

From KES 20,000 ​– Book now

  Online Group Course
Start and End Date 11.05. – 28.07.2020 (German Online Group Course)  
07.09. – 18.12.2020
Duration and Intensity 16 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 8 -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 KES 20,000

From KES 20,000 ​– Book now
The goal of the program is to develop and/or improve the following essential skills needed to communicate: oral and written comprehension, oral and written expression, vocabulary, and grammar. The learning program consists of:
  • exercises that you complete on your own at your own pace and
  • exercises in which you work together with the other course participants in your group.
  • virtual classroom sessions with your tutor to discuss the exercises and practice communication skills.
As you progress through the course, your tutors will provide you with regular feedback about your work and will be able to offer you additional exercises to enhance your learning progress. 

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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  Individual Online German Course
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 varies according to the duration and intensity of the course
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Deutsch Online Live

Improve your spoken language skills in our online sessions

Learn and practice German conversational skills no matter where you live East Africa! In personalized, one-on-one sessions, our Deutsch Online Live instructors can help you prepare for an interview or exam, get ready for working or studying abroad, or better communicate with German-speaking family and friends.
 
Deutsch Online Live is offered at all levels (A1-C2) as single sessions.

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  Deutsch Online Live
Start and End Date Any time
Duration 45 minutes per session
Flexibility Any time according to your availability
Learning Sessions structured for your questions, e.g. preparation for an interview or an examination.
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 Varies according to level and  intensity of the course. 


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Test our offers

You can not quite imagine how our Online Courses would work? We offer a range of courses for Beginners and Advanced Learners as a test version.
Please contact onlinecourses-nairobi@goethe.de for more information and to sign up.


Frequently Asked Questions

  • 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.
Course participants who had signed up for our crash courses in April 2020 are encouraged to register for the online courses instead. Their full course fees will be refunded in case they are unable to do so.
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).
For any additional questions, please write to:   Janet.Wanyi@goethe.de)

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