Summer Academy - German Language Classes in Summer

Summer Academy 2015, July Group

People in Hannover speak German as it is written – an ideal location to learn German during the summer. In addition, Summer Academy courses include an exciting social programme to ensure there is plenty of time to explore Hannover and experience German culture.
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Upcoming courses – 5th to 28th July, 2022, and/or 3rd to 26th August, 2022

Application deadline – 1th June, 2022

Course fee (language course in class and social programme) - 620 euros

Accommodation (hall of residence or private housing) - 270 euros

Students may apply for a DAAD grant for the Summer Academy 2022 in Hannover until the end of December 2021.
Experiences at the Summer Academy

COURSES ON OFFER

The courses run from 5th to 28th July resp. 3rd to 26th August, 2022 in German.

(Rooms are available between 4th to 29th July, resp. 2nd to 28th August, 2022).

The course fee is € 620,- and includes the registration fee, course material and the general social program.

Up to 15 participants per course could be taken.

Crediting of ECTS points is possible!

The course duration is 25 hours per week, on 18 school days, from 8.30 to 13.00 CET.

  • Intensive German Course Beginners Level A2

    Language level: Beginners Level A2
    (requirement: completed A1 level, at least 200 lessons of German; classification after placement test)

    Prerequisites: Prospective students and beginners with little knowledge of German

    Course description: Exercises to practise listening comprehension, reading, writing, and oral communication skills. The course covers every-day life in Germany and cultural aspects, as well as basic German vocabulary, grammar, and syntax.

  • Intensive German Course Advanced Level B1 to B2

    Language level: Intermediate Level B1; Intermediate Level B2
    (B1-requirement: completed A2 level, at least 400 lessons of German; final classification after placement test. B2-requirement: completed B1 level, at least 600 lessons of German; final classification after placement test .)

    Prerequisites: Prospective students and participants with prior knowledge of German

    Course description: Exercises to practise listening comprehension, reading, writing, and oral communication skills. The course covers life in Germany as well as cultural aspects. Exercises to practise German grammar and syntax on an intermediate level; participants will improve their vocabulary.

  • Exam Preparation for DSH and TestDaF

    Language level: Intermediate B2 / Advanced C1
    (requirement: completed B2 level, at least 800 lessons of German)

    Prerequisites: Students of all subject areas who are interested in studying at a university in Germany

    Course description: Preparation for the German language exams necessary for admission to university (DSH and/or TestDaF); systematic training of reading, listening comprehension, writing, and oral communication skills, as well as grammar exercises; mock exams with authentic material; topics include cultural aspects and everyday life at university. There will be presentations and roundtable discussions.

FURTHER PROGRAM CONTENT

  • Social Programme

    There will be a social programme with daily activities for all participants. All activities are free of charge and include

    • outings in Hannover and the surrounding region
    • exkursions to other cities
    • cultural activities,
    • sports activities,
    • film nights,
    • a welcome reception,
    • as well as a farewell party.
  • Accomodation

    Accommodation: Accommodation: A single room in one of the halls of residence or in a flatshare (shared bathroom and kitchen) may be provided upon request. Rooms in halls of residence cost 270 euros per month. Usually, flatshares are a little more expensive. Further information on halls of residence in Hannover can be found here.

  • Meals

    Meals: Meals are not included in the accommodation fee. However, meals at student prices are available in the cafeterias managed by Student Services. Further information on prices and the menu can be found here.

  • Public Transport

    Public transport:  International students who would like to use public transport in Hannover, can buy a monthly pass for 50 euros. Further information on public transport in Hannover can be found here.

  • Insurance

    Please ensure sufficient insurance cover for the duration of your stay!!!

    DAAD scholarship holders will obtain Health Insurance Protection from DAAD.

  • Payment

    Payment: You will receive an invoice after the registration. The full amount must be paid within 14 days from the date the invoice was received. We will send you a letter of invitation once the registration fee has been received. Payment by credit card is not possible.

    Please note that the following fees will be charged in the case of cancellation:

    • Cancellations received 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: 50 euros
    • Cancellations received later than 6 weeks prior to the start of the course: 100 % of the course fees

Experiences at the Summer Academy

CONTAKT

Markus Remmers
Address
Welfengarten 1A
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
008
Markus Remmers
Address
Welfengarten 1A
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
008