Specialized courses

Gespräch im Cafe Foto: Getty Images/Juice Images

Goal oriented and topic specific

We offer an extensive range of 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?

Do you want to freshen up your grammar? Or become more fluent in conversational German?  At various times throughout the year, we offer Grammar Review courses, German for Scholarly Reading, Conversation courses, and many more.
 

German for Scholarly Reading

It's not too late to sign up for our "German for Scholarly Reading" course.  Class begins on June 4.
Do you need to learn to read German academic texts but have no knowledge of German?  If yes, our summer course „German for Scholarly Reading” is the right class for you.  This class will be taught in English. 
 

Intercultural Workshops at the Goethe-Institut Chicago © Goethe-Institut

Intercultural Workshop

Due to globalization and multicultural work environments, intercultural communication skills are becoming increasingly important. Our workshops help you communicate effectively across cultures. By familiarizing yourself with the basic concept of culture, you will become more aware of differences and develop strategies to avoid intercultural misunderstandings.
Workshops are held every on selected Fridays once a month from 9 AM - 4 PM. $200 per person, lunch is included. Contact our Language Course Office to enroll!
 

Conversation Evenings at the Goethe-Institut Chicago © Goethe-Institut

Conversation Evenings

For our students in level B 2 and higher, we offer monthly conversation evenings discussing specific topics. The conversations take place on Fridays, between 5:30 and 7:00 PM and are guided by one of our teachers. Participation is reserved for students in our classes and alumnis and is free of charge.

Upcoming dates and topics:
06/22: Fußball WM


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Tatort Kurs © Goethe-Institiut

C 1+: Tatort Deutsch

Die Serie TATORT hat mit über 45 Jahren Laufzeit das höchste Alter einer Fernsehserie im deutschen Fernsehen erreicht. Anhand der Folgen und TATORT-Ermittlerteams können wir einen Blick auf den deutschen Alltag seit 1971 werfen. Dabei können wir nachvollziehen, welche großen Themen Deutschland interessierten und noch immer beschäftigen.

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B 2+: Fertigkeitentrainig mit Themen und Texten rund um Karl Marx

Anhand von Lese- und Hörtexten um das Thema Karl Marx lernen wir in aktiven Diskussionsrunden unsere Meinungen zu vertreten und anderen Meinungen zuzuhören. Als Schreibübungen verfassen wir kleine Gedichte, Stellungnahmen und Essays zu ausgewählten Aspekten der Thematik.

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