German 1B

Knowledge of the German language is not required for enrolment in this course. It is a beginners course. A basic knowledge of English (A2) and Roman script is required.

Practical Information

Preparation: Approximately 2 hours per session
Language of instruction German (English/Dutch)
Course load: The course load is 56 hours. On request a Course load declaration form can be issued. The student should enquire with their department whether course participation can be converted into credits.
Start courses: See Course programme on this page.

Course Fees

Course Programme and Enrolment

For information on the current programme and in order to enrol, please follow the link below. You can enroll until a week before the start of the course. Individuals can pay by Credit Card (Mastercard or VISA) or iDeal.          

                         current programme - lesson times - enrolment 

If classes are canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, they will be added on to the end of the course. Please take into account courses may end later than scheduled.

The holiday periods can be found in the Academic Language Centre's academic calendar.

Target Group and Admission Requirements

The course is intended for adults with a higher education, including both Leiden University students and staff members and other interested parties with no relation to the University. The course is open to persons aged 17 and older who have completed a secondary school education.

Knowledge of the German language is not required for enrolment in this course. It is a beginners course. A basic knowledge of English (A2) and Roman script is required.

Course Material

* Begegnungen, A1+, Schubert-Verlag.
ISBN-13: 978-3-929526-86-8
ISBN-10: 3-929526-86-7

A preview of the course material is available on this website.

Your are requested to arrange your own purchase of the course material. The books are available at most good bookstores.

Level

The course level is indicated with the help of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.  

Skills Starting level     Target level
Listening A1.1 A1.2
Reading A1.1 A1.2
Speaking production     A1.1 A1.2
Speaking interaction A1.1 A1.2
Writing  A1.1 A1.2

Click on the skills for further clarification.   

Course Description

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Last Modified: 12-01-2016