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Virtual German Courses

We strongly encourage participants to self-assess their current language skills and check the course content description and/or learning outcomes of each course prior to registration.

External Resource:

CEFR self-assessment grids by the Council of Europe

Online German self-assessment by the Goethe Institute

Upcoming Courses

Currently none.

Past Courses

Course number: CAUXXDE001

Course name: German at A1.1 Level


Course details:

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Start-End Date/Time: 04.10., 06.10., 08.10., 11.10., 13.10., 18.10., 20.10., 22.10., 25.10., 27.10.2021; time: 18:00-20:00

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to or acquire skills to

  • introduce themselves
  • talk on a low level about food, activities and locations
  • know about basic vocabulary
  • know about basic verbs and grammar
  • get an idea of the German culture

Course number: CAUXXDE002

Course name: German at A1.1 Level


Course details:

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Start-End Date/Time: 11 Oct 2021 – 11 Nov 2021, Mondays 09:00-11:00 & Thursdays 10:00-12:00

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to use and understand

  • Pronouns & verbs
  • Sentence structure
  • Singular & Plural
  • Adjectives
  • Numbers
  • Times (mainly present & past tense)
  • Vocabulary

Course number: CAUXXDE003

Course Name: German at A1.1 – A1.2 Level


Course details:

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Start-End Date/Time: 25 Oct 2021 – 26 Nov 2021, Mondays & Wednesdays 18:00-20:00

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to use and understand

  • to use the basics of German communication
  • to use the most frequent & useful vocabulary
  • to use the base set of German grammar / Pronunciation
  • to get insights into German culture and the city of Kiel (sights & activities)

Course number: CAUXXDE004

Course name: German at A1.1 Level


Course details:

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Start-End Date/Time: 15 Nov 2021 – 16 Dec 2021, Mondays 09:00-11:00 & Thursdays 10:00-12:00

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to use and understand

  • Pronouns & verbs
  • Sentence structure
  • Singular & Plural
  • Adjectives
  • Numbers
  • Times (mainly present & past tense)
  • Vocabulary

Course number: CAUXXDE005

Course name: German at A1.1 – A1.2 Level

Course details:

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Start-End Date/Time: 20 Nov 2021 – 05 Dec 2021, Saturdays & Sundays 10:00-13:30

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to use and understand

  • to use the basics of German communication
  • to use the most frequent & useful vocabulary
  • to use the base set of German grammar / Pronunciation
  • to get insights into German culture and the city of Kiel (sights & activities)

Course number: CAUXXDE029

Course name: German at A1.1 Level

Course details

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Contact person / information: Bengt Zentgraff (bengtisop@googlemail.com)

Start-End Date/Time12.03., 13.03., 19.03., 20.03., 26.03., 27.03., 02.04., 03.04.2022
10:00-13:30

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to or acquire skills to

  • communicate on a basic level (about the following topics: Introduction, free time activities, making plans for the evening)
  • use the most frequent & useful vocabulary
  • use the base set of German grammar & pronunciation 
  • get an idea about German culture and Kiel (sights & activities)

Course number: CAUXXDE031

Course name: German at A2.1 Level

Course details

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level & German at A1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Contact person / information: Bengt Zentgraff (bengtisop@googlemail.com)

Start-End Date/Time09.04., 10.04., 16.04., 17.04., 23.04., 24.04., 30.04., 01.05.2022
10:00-13:30

(After consultation with the teacher there is a possibility of a change of date at Easter (16./17.4.)).

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to or acquire skills to

  • consolidate grammatical knowledge
  • use advanced grammatical structures
  • build and expand vocabulary range 
  • speak more confidently
  • get an idea about German culture, economy and politics

Course number: CAUXXDE030

Course name: German at A1.2 Level

Course details

Target Group: This course is open for SEA-EU Students and Staff.

Prerequisites: English at B1 level

Courses offered by: Kiel University

Contact person / information: Annika Rohn (language-seaeu@kms.uni-kiel.de)

Start-End Date/Time02.04., 09.04., 23.04., 30.04., 07.05., 14.05.2022,

Saturdays 9:00 – 13:00

Course content:

By the end of the course, participants will be able to or acquire skills to

  • write and speak German at a basic level
  • pronounce more precisely
  • use the dative case 
  • use adjectives and make comparisons
  • use the past tense
  • use new prepositions and vocabulary