Enterprise German
A Project for Professional Orientation

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Enterprise German promotes the collaboration between schools and German companies / or New Zealand companies with a relationship to German speaking countries within the region. The project combines aspects of professional orientation with creativity and inventor spirit.


The competition has started and registration for 2019 is closed now. If you have questions about the project or you might like to participate with your class next year, please send an e-mail to  Anke.Szczepanski@goethe.de


The teaching materials at A2 level are divided into three modules. The materials serve as a basis for the participation in the idea contest, but can also be used without taking part in the competition.

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Module 1: Our Economic Area

Getting to know the domestic economy and finding a partner company.

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Module 2: Our Partner Company

Visiting the partner company and creating a portrait of the company. 

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Module 3: Our Business Idea

Inventing a product or service for the partner company.