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Our German classes

German is our speciality. If it's your wish to live and/or work in Germany/Switzerland/Austria, we help you get there by giving you the foundation you need to communicate well with the people there and to adapt to a different culture. Our courses are divided into the levels A1, A2, B1 and B2, so you can easily find the right level for you and fit in, even if you have previously studied in another school. Our curriculum and course levels are based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and conforms with the Goethe Institut Manila. After your course, you may take the corresponding exam at Goethe Institut Manila as a part of your visa application.


Have you ever wondered where the smiley "Ü" comes from? Did you know that it actually is a letter in the German alphabet?

According to Boston University’s Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature, German has the largest native speakers in the European Union. If you’re planning to visit Europe, most of the people there are German speakers. If you know German, you’ll have a greater chance to communicate with them properly and know their culture better than a person who doesn’t understand their language. Many people also are learning German because it is now the third most popular foreign language taught worldwide. Your knowledge in German opens you to wider job opportunities like the need of nurses in Germany and Switzerland. Nurses are in high demand because of the national shortage of qualified workers. Germany is also home to numerous international corporations, so if you desire to work with them someday and earn lots of money, start learning the German language.

You have a German partner and are planning to move and live with your family in Germany, Austria or Switzerland?
Applicants for a Family reunion visa or Marriage visa must provide Proof of Basic Knowledge of the German Language.
Required certificate: Zertifikat A1 - examination held by Goethe Institut Manila, ÖSD or Telc Cebu.

Your dream is to work abroad? Nurses are now increasingly in demand on the European labour market. Take this opportunity!
Nurses or other qualified workers applying for a working visa or seeking employment in Germany must provide Proof of Intermediate Knowledge of the German Language. Required certificate: Zertifikat B1 or B2 - examination held by Goethe Institut Manila, ÖSD or Telc Cebu.

Your company has business relationships with Germany? We also offer company courses which can be organized to fit your company's needs.
This course completes the level A1 in only 7 weeks and prepares you for the official A1 exams held by Goethe Institut Manila, ÖSD or Telc. As an Intensive class, it's best for students who can fully dedicate their time to their German studies.

Taking an A1 examination is necessary for those who are applying for a family reunion visa for Germany (spousal visa). If you are planning to apply for a working visa, you may proceed to our A2-B2 classes.



German A1 - Class
INTENSIVE Schedules
    German A1 (105 hours | 7 weeks)

  • (batch 25) January 13, 2020 - March 13, 2020 Mon-Fri, 2-5pm
  • (batch 26) March 23, 2020 - May 8, 2020 Mon-Fri, TBA
  • (batch 27) May 18, 2020 - July 3, 2020 Mon-Fri, TBA
WEEKEND Schedules
  • (batch W12) Start: January 25, 2020 Sat and Sun, 9am-3pm
  • Weekend classes take 10-11 weeks.
Notes Please contact us for schedule updates.
Course Fee (per student)
  • Small group rate (4-6 students): 26,000 Php
  • Big group rate (7+ students): 23,000 Php

  • Optional: Intensive A1 exam review (15h): 3,500 Php per student (preparation for ÖSD or Goethe A1 exam)
Materials
  • "Pluspunkt Deutsch A1, KB & AB" - 2,000 Php
  • Additional learning materials
  • Certificate of attendance
Class size 4-15 students
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In the German A1 course you will start with the basics of the German language through reading, writing, listening and speaking. You will also learn a lot about the German culture, way of life and how to get around independently.

We use the books Pluspunkt Deutsch A1 and additional materials, in accordance with the Common European Reference of Framework for Languages.

Contents:
  • Introduce yourself and others
  • Understand the difference between formal and informal
  • Talk about your family, profession, hobbies, origin, likes and dislikes...
  • Count and tell time and date, talk about prices and quantities
  • Talk about your usual activities and daily routine
  • Go shopping, order in a restaurant, make reservations
  • Ask for and give information, help and advice: where, when, what, how...
  • Understand bus or train schedules and announcements
  • Ask for and give directions
  • Accept or decline an appointment or invitation
  • Talk over the phone
  • Write short letters
  • And much more...

Come and learn German with us! - Kommt und lernt Deutsch mit uns!

If you want to continue studying German and build up your knowledge, you can join this course. You will learn how to use more advanced sentence structures, together with other important grammar points, enhance your vocabulary and speak German with more confidence than ever before.

LEVEL A2
    German A2 (105 hours | 7 weeks)

  • (batch 25) March 23 - May 8, 2020 Mon-Fri, 2-5pm

  • Course fee:
  • small group rate (105h): 26,000 Php (4-6 students)
  • big group rate (105h): 23,000 Php (7+ students)
  • Books: "Pluspunkt Deutsch A2, KB & AB" - 2,000 Php
LEVEL B1
    German B1 (120 hours | 8 weeks)

  • START: TBA. Please contact us for updates.

  • Course fee:
  • small group rate (120h): 30,000 Php (4-6 students)
  • big group rate (120h): 26,000 Php (7+ students)
  • Books: "Pluspunkt Deutsch B1, KB & AB" - 2,000 Php


  • German B1/B2 PFLEGE (300 hours | 20 weeks) - For nurses only!

  • (batch 24) Feb. 10 - July 8, 2020 (Mon-Fri, 9-12pm)

  • Course fee
  • small group rate (300h): 75,000 Php (3-6 students)
  • big group rate (300h): 60,000 Php (7-15 students)
  • Books: Fokus Deutsch, B1/B2 Pflege
LEVEL B2
    German B2 (180 hours | 12 weeks)

  • Start: TBA. Please contact us for updates.

  • Course fee
  • small group rate (180h): 45,000 Php (3-6 students)
  • big group rate (180h): 36,000 Php (7-15 students)
  • Book: Aspekte B2
Notes
  • Study GERMAN for free: Scholarship for nurses available!
  • Certificate of attendance for all levels included
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We offer a complete package from level A1 to B2, including B2 exam preparation, referral to POEA licenced agencies. Join our free orientation seminar to find out more about the requirements, our partner agency, the whole application process and financial questions.

More information, schedules and rates

If you are working or too busy to attend intensive classes, then we can arrange a different schedule for you, that fits better into your routine.
We offer private classes to cater to your individual needs. Upon assessment of your current level and meeting with your teacher, we will prepare a lesson plan for you, which might include a review of the most important grammar points and practicing your conversational and writing skills.

other classes
Weekend classes
  • Sat & Sun, 9am-3pm (105h/9 weeks)
  • Sat & Sun, 3pm-9pm (105h/9 weeks)
  • small group rate: 26,000 Php (4-6 students)
  • big group rate: 21,000 Php (7-15 students)
Semi-Private classes
  • 12 hours – 4,800 Php (per student)
  • 24 hours – 9,000 Php (per student)
  • Additional hours: 400 Php/hour (per student)
Private classes
  • 12 hours – 9,600 Php
  • 24 hours – 18,000 Php
  • Additional hours: 750 Php/hour
Available books
  • A1: Schritte International 1-2 (1,200 Php per book)
  • A2: Schritte International 3-4 (1,200 Php per book)
  • B1: Schritte International 5-6 (1,200 Php per book)
  • B1+: Ziel B1+, Band 1 & 2 (1,050 Php per set)
  • B2: Aspekte 2, KB & AB (1,200 Php per book)
  • Certificate of attendance included
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Course typeWeeksLevelHours*BooksCertificate
Intensive3,5 WeeksA1/150 HoursSchritte International 1Start Deutsch 1
3,5 WeeksA1/250 HoursSchritte International 2
Intensive3,5 WeeksA2/150 HoursSchritte International 3Start Deutsch 2
3,5 WeeksA2/250 HoursSchritte International 4
Intensive4 WeeksB1/160 HoursSchritte International 5Zertifikat Deutsch
4 WeeksB1/260 HoursSchritte International 6
Intensive6 WeeksB2/190 HoursZiel B2/1Goethe-Zertifikat B2
6 WeeksB2/290 HoursZiel B2/2
*Estimation