Standard German courses
San Francisco

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Standard and Intensive Courses

Learn German with the pros: the Goethe-Institut San Francisco offers standard and intensive courses. Once your ability has been individually assessed, you will begin lessons at the appropriate course level. If you have no previous knowledge of German, you will automatically start at level A1.

Standard course

10 weeks
Format: Face-to Face or Blended learning
4 times per year
2 sessions per week (2 UE per day) or
1 session per week (4 UE per day)
36 teaching units (UE) of 45 minutes
Max. 16 participants

Intensive course

3 weeks (4 times per week)
Classroom group course
Once yearly
36 units (UE), 45 minutes per unit
Min. enrollment: 8; max. enrollment: 16

Further Information

Our course formats

Want to learn German and believe it is important to tailor the course to your individual needs? Learn in a way that suits you and achieve your goal!

Overview of levels A1–C2

Our German courses are based on the levels defined in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Contact and Enrollment

Interested in one of our language courses or need further information? We are happy to help.