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German Courses Online

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  • Group or individual courses
  • For adults, teens and kids
  • State-of-the-art teaching methods
  • Engaging and contemporary material
  • All levels, from absolute beginner to advanced

Our courses are designed with you in mind: personal, flexible and adhering to the highest standards. No matter if you are at a beginner's level or more advanced, which aspect of your German you'd like to improve, or how you would like to organize your study time – choose whatever suits you best with our range of online course options.

We have the right course for you!

Learn in a group

Group Courses

  • Engaging live class sessions
  • Interactive learning platform
  • Individualized attention, feedback, and guidance from your teacher
  • Standard, intensive & super-intensive
Learn individually

Individual Courses

  • Flexible schedule
  • Course curriculum tailored to your needs
  • One-on-one teacher support
  • Start anytime

Free Trial Classes

Join our free trial sessions in May
Every semester, we offer free 60 minute trial classes on various levels so students can experience how we teach online.

A1.1 - Absolute Beginner
Monday, 05/06, 7pm EDT / 6pm CDT / 4pm PDT
Saturday, 06/11, 1pm EDT / 12am CDT / 10am PDT

A1 - Beginner with first language experiences
Monday, 05/06, 8pm EDT / 7pm CDT / 5pm PDT

A2 - Basic knowledge learner
Monday, 05/06, 8pm EDT / 7pm CDT / 5pm PDT

B1 - Experienced learner
Wednesday 06/08, 8pm EDT / 7pm CDT / 5pm PDT

B2 - Experienced learner
Wednesday 06/08, 8pm EDT / 7pm CDT / 5pm PDT

For organizational reasons, registration is possible up to 48 hours before start of course.
Experience for yourself what makes our online German classes exceptional. Please contact our learning experts at germancourses-usa@goethe.de to get started.

More course formats: designed for Each Unique Learning Experience

Kids & Teens

  • Teachers are specialized in teaching children
  • For absolute beginner to heritage speaker
  • For ages 6-8, 9-11 and 12-17
  • Contemporary and fun materials

Specialized Courses

  • Deepen your understanding of German language and culture
  • Topics like grammar, literature, conversation, culture, current events and more
  • Learn in a group

Business Clients

  • Corporate group or individual courses
  • Intercultural business training
  • Topic-specific language training

Our interactive learning platform

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Trial Chapter A1 Start Hallo, wie geht's?

Here you will learn  the times of the day, how to greet someone in German and how to introduce yourself.

Essen und Trinken © marilyn barbone / Adobe Stock

Trial Chapter A1 Beginners Eating and drinking

Here you will learn words about food and drink and how to express quantities when out shopping.


Trial Chapter A2 At the restaurant

Here you will learn how to order in the restaurant, how to ask for the bill and how to tip.

Which level is right for me?

Are you taking one of our German courses for the first time? Our individual assessment lets you quickly find out which course level is right for you.

Terms and Conditions

Learn more about our enrollment terms & conditions, refund policy and more.

Any Questions? Connect with germancourses-usa@goethe.de

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