The Goethe-Institut is the Federal Republic of Germany’s cultural institute, active worldwide. We promote the study of German abroad and encourage international cultural exchange.
Our German courses are based on the levels defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL).
Are you taking one of our German courses for the first time? Placement test lets you quickly find out which course level is right for you.
657 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
Here you will learn the times of the day, how to greet someone in German and how to introduce yourself.
Here you will learn words about food and drink and how to express quantities when out shopping.
Here you will learn how to order in the restaurant, how to ask for the bill and how to tip.
Learn German successfully in Germany. Experience the culture, leisure, country and people!
In the “Deutsch für Dich” community you will find plenty of exercises to help you learn German free of charge, and you can share experiences with other members.