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8 Week Semi-Intensive German Course
  • 8-week course (6 ECTS)
  • Twice per week 1-3 or 6-8 pm
  • Free weekly extra conversation
  • Free course book & certificate
  • Small groups
  • Schedule

Learn German in Vienna

Our 8-week German Language Course helps you reach your targeted German language level within 8 weeks. Evening German Language Courses take place two times each week: Monday/Wednesday for A levels, and Tuesday/Thursday for B and C levels. Course times are from 6-8 pm in the evenings. A levels are available from from 1 to 3 in the afternoon as well.

Who are our course participants?

German learners love our small group sizes, our individual support and our highly qualified and friendly teachers – an environment that allows for an engaging, personalized and successful German learning journey. Studying at INNES also means being part of an international community of ambitious, multilingual learners: students, professionals, researchers and other participants who are skilled in learning. The coursebook and all supplemental materials are included in the course fee. 

Content  I  Method  I  Course Material
A typical 8-week German Language Course helps you to learn German in the following ways:

  • you develop all five skills, including listening, reading, speaking, writing and interacting
  • you improve your communicative effectiveness
  • you expand your vocabulary
  • you study and train your grammar
  • you turn into a fluent and confident communicator with local knowledge

At INNES, quality and professionality matter. We work exclusively with qualified and passionate teachers, first-class materials and dynamic and engaging methods so that you can learn German in a personalized way. All teachers are using communication-oriented and interactive methods that allow students to be constantly active and experiment with new language. Our teachers will create regular progress tests for you, in order to guarantee your learning progress. New: Personal progress tutorials at the end of each course. 

In your 8-week German Language Course you will learn German by using a coursebook and a variety of specially selected supplemental materials. For A1-B1 courses you work with the coursebook Menschen, and from B2 onwards with the coursebook Aspekte. Coursebook and all supplemental materials are included in the course fee.

Which level is right for you?  I  Placement Test
If you are not sure which course level is appropriate for you, complete this placement test. If you are still not sure, talk to us! Email us at, give us a call at +43 1 890 65 85, or stop by our institute for a quick personal level assessment.

You can register online, on the telephone or in person at our office. All our 8-week German Language Courses at INNES are available to learners above the age of 18. Even though the majority of our learners is between 25 and 35, we do cover all ages including 70+.

Course Certificate  |  Confirmation of Participation  |  ECTS
The minimum requirements for the issuance of a course certificate are as following:

  • 80% attendance of the total course duration
  • 60% of the total points of the progress tests

Please consider that you are welcome to compensate for missed lessons by means of self-study, plus your teacher is going to support you, if necessary. Upon successful completion of your German Language Course, you receive a course certificate (6 ECTS) on your last course day, as an internationally recognized proof of your German learning experience. In case of non-participation in the progress tests, ECTS points cannot be granted. Nevertheless, you will receive a confirmation of participation for the hours and lessons you have completed. The relevant Study Program Administration or university has the ultimate decision regarding the recognition of your certificate.

ÖSD Exam | Preparation
Do you want to systematically prepare for the ÖSD exam? Equipped with all necessary test strategies and having run through various sample tests, you can arrive at your exam with a relaxed smile. Prepare by taking individual training or by participating in our compact exam prep course. By the way, you can also do your ÖSD exam directly at our institute. 

Individual Lessons for Current Course Participants
If you need more support during your course or if you want additional training, please book an individual lesson at our front desk. For our course participants we have special rates: 45 Minutes / EUR 35 (for one or two persons)*
*please consider that this can only be combined during your current course, otherwise our Personal Training rates apply 
*max. two participants can book additional training  with the same conditions

Please note:  8-week German Language can have maximum of 12 participants per group, who need to have good learning skills. INNES holds the right to make necessary course modifications if the number of participants is under 6. All details can be found in our FAQ section. 

We make every day a successful learning day!

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