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Expand your knowledge in the German language

Are you planning to travel to a German speaking country or do you need to learn German for work purposes? Or maybe you wish to communicate with your German speaking relatives? Or you are simply fascinated with the German or European culture and feel like learning another language for personal pleasure? Whatever your reasons might be - you can expand your knowledge by attending this course that is tailored to those who have already had approximately 10 basic German lessons.

This class will focus mainly on the further development of conversational skills (speaking and listening), but also continues with the other essential elements of language learning - writing and reading.  The combination of all four skills will help students to understand some of the essential elements of the German language quite quickly and to apply them in various situations.

Your friendly instructor is a native speaker with over 10 years of teaching experience who will encourage and motivate you in your learning process.

Topics include:

  • practise all previously learned skills and build up on your basic grammar/vocabulary knowledge in order to become more independent in speaking and writing in German
  • exciting new word fields - shopping, living etc
  • expanding your confidence by doing more advanced role play, listening/speaking tasks and verbal interaction
  • expand your personal dictionary of new words and phrases
  • dive into more essential German grammar knowledge like articles and their role, pronouns, conjugations etc.

This short course is non-accredited therefore is not registered with the National Training Register. Course details

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LOCATION/S

Gold Coast - Southport

Key dates and info

DURATION

Part time: 5 sessions / 1 day per week

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $225

Cost details

07 5581 8300

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Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

Thank you

A thank you to all our amazing students. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Gold Coast - Southport Part time / 1 day per week Classroom

Entry requirements

Some prior knowledge is required. This course is designed for beginners who have already had an introduction to the basics of the German language, or who have preferably finished our German for Absolute Beginners.

Location/s

Gold Coast - Southport
91-99 Scarborough Street
Southport QLD 4215

Resources required

  • Students that have completed German for Absolute Beginners, please bring your book "Schritte 1 International" for this course. If you do not have this book, it can be purchased from TAFE Short Courses. Please contact Nicola on 07 5581 8269, payment will be arranged and the book will be delivered to the first class for you. The cost of this book is $30.00.
  • Please also bring a pen and paper for note taking.
  • Students need to present their Confirmation of Enrolment to the car park attendant each week to be eligible for discounted parking.

Timetable

Classes are offered on Friday from 9.00am-11.00am (5 sessions) at Southport, Level 3, Room 310

Please note - This course is offered once a week on a specific day each week. Throughout the year we vary the day that each delivery package may be offered to suit students’ needs and availability. Students are enrolling in a specific day for the duration of the course. Refer to the dates on your Confirmation of Enrolment.

Important Information

Course commencement is subject to minimum enrolment numbers.

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Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Gold Coast has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 07 5581 8300. We're here to help.

$225

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Full fee

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Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

This course is designed for those who would like to continue learning German due to general interest, travel plans or for any other reason.


Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

All done? Then you're ready to Enrol now

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafegoldcoast.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 29 August 2017

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