General Information

Foreign Language Semester Courses

Because of many requests we also offer foreign language courses during the semester.

We meet at the beginning of the course for a preliminary discussion in order to group the participants into the right course level.

English in Working and Everyday Life  Intermediate and advanced levels
L'Italiano tra amici Beginners and intermediate levels
Español entre amigos Beginners and intermediate levels

Course Structure + Contents

Course intensity: 2 lessons per week = 24 lessons totally

Course length: 1 semester (four months)

Timetable: 2 lessons per week 
  • English: 17:00-18:30 resp. 18:00-19:30
  • Italiano: 18:00-19:30 resp. 18:30-20:00
  • Español: 18:00-19:30
Class size: min. 6 to max. 12 participants per class
Registration deadline: 2 weeks before the beginning of the course
Course contents:
(according to the relevant course level)
Listening/Speaking:
  • simple communications in everyday situations
  • telephoning
  • listening to/watching and understanding broadcasts
  • listening to and understanding simple shortstories
  • linguistic preparation for travels
Writing/Reading:
  • reading and understanding newspaper articles and magazines
  • reading simple stories
  • writing letters
  • writing simple standard documents
  • understanding and writing of simple texts concerning professional areas
Cultural Studies:
Information on the respective country: everyday life, art, culture, gastronomy, fashion etc.
Grammar/Phonetics:
Specific vocabulary-, grammar- and pronunciation training
Certificates: Certificates at the levels and according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Language Learning and Teaching. 
Semester

Info If you attended one or more courses of the Summer Academy the attendance of the semester courses is very recommendable ...


Semester

Info ... in order to brush up your language knowledge.


Semester

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