Grünes Diplom
Teacher Training

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“Grünes Diplom” is the standard qualification for teachers of German as a foreign language at Goethe-Institutes worldwide.

The program includes classroom observation, training in methodology and didactics, team-teaching, homework tuition, a seminar in Germany and a German language course at C1 level.


We are looking for highly motivated individuals who:
- hold a Bachelor’s Degree
- have German language skills at B2 level (or B1+*) 
- are willing to work with the Goethe-Institut Malaysia for at least three years.
- are Malaysian citizens or a holder of a valid work permit for Malaysia

*We offer a B2 superintensive language course for candidates with a current B1+ level of German from 5th July to 26th August 2019 in the Goethe-Institut Malaysia.

Training Schedule

September to December 2019 training in methodology and didactics, classroom observation at the Goethe-Institut Vietnam
January to April 2020 classroom observation, team teaching and practical examination at the Goethe-Institut Malaysia
Candidates will receive a full scholarship for the teacher training and a grant of 6000 RM for the whole period of the training.

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