Specialized Courses

Goethe-Institut Singapur - Specialized Courses Photo: Goethe-Institut Singapur/ Desmond Teo

Goal orientated and topic specific

We offer special courses on a wide variety of topics. Or are you looking for a course for your company? Or do you want to learn German in a small group?

Learn German with the international market leader for German courses

Whether you have German business relations or simply want to provide up-skilling opportunities for your employees, we can help you and your staff acquire the language skills you need to communicate effectively.

For corporate clients, we offer tailor-made courses for individuals and groups, taught on-site at a time and frequency of your company's choice. Focus and content of the courses are determined by your company's requirements and can consist of one or a combination of the following:
Basic German (Group Course)





Einsteigerkurs

Start off with our 'Einsteigerkurs' and learn to converse in simple German. Make your visiting colleagues from Germany feel welcome and show them the fantastic sites around Singapore. Be able to move around confidently while visiting the office in Germany and feel at ease conversing with colleagues, checking into your hotel, ordering food or taking public transport - all in German.
German and the Office A1 (Group Course)

Communicate in German-speaking countries in everyday German but also learn a more specialised vocabulary pertaining to business situations.
 

TERMS OF PAYMENT
Fees, including textbooks and transportation charge if any, are payable within 30 days by date of invoice.

CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
Cancellations up to five working days (Mon-Fri) before the start of a course are free of charge. After start of course no refund of course fees can be given.

Cancellations must be submitted in writing. The date of cancellation shall be the date of receipt at the Goethe-Institut Singapore.     

GENERAL CONDITIONS
The recommended maximum number of participants is 12 for company courses. 

For cancellation and rescheduling of a session, at least 24 hours advance notice is required, otherwise it will be charged as one session.

For courses outside Goethe-Institut a transportation charge is applicable depending on the distance between the Goethe-Institut and the requested venue.
 
LIABILITY OF THE GOETHE-INSTITUT
... and its staff is limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Institut also accepts no liability for the cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. natural disasters, fire, floods, war, official orders and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties).
Please contact us for more detailed information.
Goal-Oriented and Topic-Specific

You can't attend our semester courses or have special learning goals? We can support you with our tailor-made courses. This type of course is ideal if you have individual learning goals and would like to follow your own schedule.

If you would like the flexibility to choose where and when you have your German lessons, we offer individual and small-group tuition. This offers the possibility of structuring the course content to suit your specific requirements while providing maximum flexibility.

Minimum booking: 5 sessions à 3 Teaching Units (TU) = 15 TU
Participants:
  • Individual Tuition: 1 - 2
  • Small Group Tuition: 3 - 5
Fee per TU (1 TU = 45 min)
  • Individual Tuition: S$115.00
  • Small Group Tuition: S$ 130.00
 

TERMS OF PAYMENT
Fees are payable in full before commencement of the course. We accept payment in cash or by cheque on-site, as well as payment via NETS self-service stations and bank transfer.

Failure to make timely payment will result in loss of entitlement to the course.

Unless stated otherwise, books must be purchased separately.

Payment for individuals and small groups made by their employer are due on receipt of our invoice.
 
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS
Cancellations up to five working days (Mon-Fri) before the start of a course are free of charge. Hereafter no refund of course fees can be given.

Cancellations must be submitted in writing. The date of cancellation shall be the date of receipt at the Goethe-Institut Singapore. 

Course fees cannot be transferred to another person, be it in full or in part.

GENERAL CONDITIONS
The maximum number of participants is 2 for individual tuition. 

The maximum number of participants is 5 for small group tuition. 

The minimum booking for individual/small group tuition is 5 sessions à 3 TU (=2h 15min).

Sessions have to be conducted as scheduled and taken within 6 months of start of course. For cancellation and rescheduling, at least 24 hours advance notice is required, otherwise it will be charged as one session.

For courses outside Goethe-Institut a transportation charge is applicable depending on the distance between the Goethe-Institut and the requested venue.
 
LIABILITY OF THE GOETHE-INSTITUT
... and its staff is limited to intent and gross negligence. The Goethe-Institut also accepts no liability for the cancellation of its services due to force majeure (e.g. natural disasters, fire, floods, war, official orders and all other circumstances beyond the control of the contractual parties.
We would be happy to discuss individual course content with you.
These courses specifically prepare you for the Goethe-Institut's internationally recognized certificates. Exercises will familiarize you with the various sections of the written and oral exams, and you will be taught specific exam techniques.

DATES AND PRICES
Exam Preparation Goethe Certificate A1
Course duration 1 week (includes examination)
Frequency 3 sessions: exam preparation (4 TU per session)
1 session: examination Goethe Certificate A1
Teaching Units (TU) á 45 minutes 12 TU
Offered level A1
Participants 6 - 12 participants
Dates 11.03. - 14.03.2019
13.05. - 16.05.2019
22.07. - 25.07.2019
30.09. - 03.10.2019
02.12. - 06.12.2019

Course time: 9.30 am - 1 pm
Course fee: S$ 300.00
Exam Preparation
 TestDaF
Course duration 2 weeks
Frequency 5 sessions (4 TU per session)
Teaching Units (TU) á 45 minutes 20 TU
Offered level B2-C1
Participants 4 - 8 participants
Dates 24.01. - 30.01.2019
28.03. - 03.04.2019
25.10. - 01.11.2019

Course time: 1 pm - 4.30 pm
Course fee: S$ 400.00