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Online Learning

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. 

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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.



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.



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.


Second Trimester Schedule Changes

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we have revised our second trimester schedule. All face-to-face courses have been converted into online learning courses, which consist of live classes and independent online learning. Classes will be held online until it is once again safe to hold in-person lessons. Please contact onlinecourses-lagos@goethe.de for more information and enrolment.
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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 and listening) are trained. The course takes place on the Goethe-Institut's learning platform and a virtual classroom.
From 65.000 NGN ​– Book Now

Start and End Date
27.04.2020 - 14.08.2020
11.05.2020 - 28.08.2020
15.06.2020 - 02.10.2020
Duration and Intensity
16 weeks
8 live sessions total, flexible independent learning phases
Learn, motivate and support within a group
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 classroom via Adobe Connect
Price (From)  65,000 NGN
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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.


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

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 695 Euro
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Test Our Offers

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


  • 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.
Rebooking of online courses after commencement is not possible.
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  languages-lagos@goethe.de


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