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GERMAN COURSES

German courses

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Learning a language like German in a country where it is spoken is probably the best way to learn it. Here at ILS-Bern, the International Language School in the heart of Bern, you have the opportunity to attend a German course in small groups.

Get to know Swiss culture!

Get to know at least part of Swiss culture at the same time and apply your new knowledge in everyday life. If you are interested, book one of our German courses today, we look forward to seeing you!

Discover the desire to learn German.

With us you will find the right German course for every level. Discover the pleasure of learning German. Improve your language skills at ILS-Bern. Our German courses are held in small groups of 2 to 6 people. ILS-Bern is a licensed, recognized and eduqua-certified language school.

German courses in the heart of Bern

ILS-Bern is only 5 minutes away from the train station by public transport. Intensive German Courses 2 lessons per day from 490 CHF. You can complete one level in 3 months.

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LEARNING CONTENT

  • Basic knowledge "country, people, culture" of the chosen language
  • Conversations, discussions
  • Correct pronunciation
  • Grammar exercises
  • Phrasal composition and structure
  • Use of times and cases
  • Spelling
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Travel conversations and vocabulary

LANGUAGE LEVEL

  • A0: I have never learned the language and have no previous knowledge
  • A1: I can communicate with single words, short sentences, gestures and facial expressions.
  • A2: I can get by in simple situations, but with difficulty.
  • B1: I can communicate in everyday life, but I still make many mistakes.
  • B2: I can talk effortlessly in many situations, even if not flawlessly.
  • C1: I can almost always express myself clearly and correctly.
  • C2: I speak German almost as well as my mother tongue.
  • * A free German placement test will be carried out before your first course.

GERMAN COURSE OPTIONS

Would you like to learn English as quickly and intensively as possible during 4 lessons a day? The Super-Intensive course takes place from Monday to Friday in the morning or over lunchtime and is the best option, if you want to learn English as quickly as possible.

from CHF 900.- / per rate

Your course should take place daily, but you still want to have enough free time? Then the intensive course from Monday to Friday with 2 lessons per day is ideal for you!

from CHF 590.- / per month

Learn German three times a week during two lessons in the morning or at noon - this is possible in the Semi-Intensive course. This course is for everyone who wants to learn German quickly but doesn't have as much time.

from CHF 450.- / per month

The best option for people who want to learn German as quickly as possible. In our intensive German courses you will quickly learn the basic structures and vocabulary of the German language through conversation exercises and listening comprehension exercises, role plays, grammar exercises and many more...

from CHF 590.- / per month

Are you busy during the day or are you looking for a course that is not so time-consuming? Attend one of our evening courses on one, two or four days a week during two lessons a day.

from CHF 300 / per month

In our intensive evening courses you will attend the German course four times and can learn the German language comfortably and relaxed.

from CHF 590.- / per month

You don't have time during the week? Then a Saturday course would be just right for you! Each Saturday morning, you will learn German quickly and efficiently during 4 lessons.

from CHF 300 / per month

German courses in private lessons. Flexible, individual and affordable German courses in private lessons in Bern

from CHF 55.- / per lesson

Official training materials from Telc as well as trial exams serve as the basis for the preparation course. The courses can be attended in private or group lessons.

CHF 450.-

Course days & times

price optioncourse dayscourse times
Super-Intensive German CourseMonday to Friday09:00 - 12:15 o'clock
or 10:45 - 14:00 o'clock
Intensive German CourseMonday to Friday09:00 – 10:30 / 10:45 - 12:15
15:00 – 16:30
Semi-Intensive German CourseMonday, Wednesday, Friday12:30 - 14:00 o'clock
Intensive courses afternoonMonday to Friday15:00 - 16:30
Evening Course Intensive GermanMonday through Thursday19:00 - 20:30 o'clock
Evening Course GermanMonday & Wednesday /
Tuesday & Thursday
19:00 - 20:30 o'clock
Saturday course GermanSaturday09:00 - 12:15

Have you decided to learn the German language or do you need a German certificate and want to be best prepared for the German exam? No matter for which reason you would like to learn German, we offer a variety of different German courses at our International Language School Bern, such as our German private course, German group course, German exam preparation course up to the German professional language course. No matter which German course you would like to benefit from, with us you will learn the German language quickly, effectively and with fun!

In our ILS Bern, you have the opportunity to attend a German course at all levels. Whether you are a beginner and do not yet have any language skills, are an advanced learner and would like to expand your knowledge of the language, or would like to learn German for your job, you are guaranteed to find a suitable German language course at our ILS language school.

"German language difficult language" - But not with ILS Bern!

Learning German is not exactly easy and a lot is about grammatical rules and cases, but with our modern teaching methods we will quickly teach you German grammar in a playful, simple and understanding way. The content of our courses is individually tailored to the situation of all our course participants. The teaching materials are also created on this basis. Communication takes place in German from the very first lesson: so there is no translation, but active speaking and listening in German - this is supported by reading and writing exercises.

German grammar is taught as it is used in practice. No boring German grammar rules are learned by heart, but lively German dialogues in which you quickly learn how to conjugate German verbs, use the correct tense, formulate a correct sentence structure and much more. This is what makes our ILS language school so special and you will discover a desire and passion for learning German and improve your language skills in just a short time.

German private lessons in Bern

You are welcome to book our German courses as private German lessons in addition to our small group courses of max. 6 people. Private lessons are the most personal and effective form of language learning. You are free to decide which learning content you would like to focus on more intensively. The learning topics and the learning speed are optimally tailored to you. The 1:1 learning situation means that you are constantly active and you learn exactly what you need. In our German private courses, maximum flexibility is guaranteed. You are free to decide when and how often your German course should take place.

Non-binding trial lessons in German private tuition

You haven't quite made up your mind yet? Then we would like to make our offer more attractive to you, so that you can convince yourself of our dedicated team. You are welcome to book 1 to 2 non-binding German trial lessons to get a taste of our German private course. If you are not satisfied with our German language course, you are welcome to cancel at any time and we will not invoice you!

But should you join the majority, we would be very pleased to welcome you to ILS Bern. We will create a tailor-made and attractive offer for you to make you linguistically fit as quickly as possible, so that you too can join the German-speaking population in just a short time.

Contact our office so that we can find a suitable offer for you. At our language school you can learn German at all levels from A1 to C2. Register for your German course and secure a place to start learning German today!

Here you can non-binding trial lessons book and see our German courses for yourself.

LEARNING CONTENT OF OUR GERMAN COURSES
  • Basic knowledge "country, people, culture" of the chosen language
  • Conversations, discussions
  • Correct pronunciation
  • Grammar exercises
  • Phrasal composition and structure
  • Use of times and cases
  • Spelling
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Travel conversations and vocabulary

LANGUAGE LEVELS GERMAN COURSES A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2

A0: I have never learned the language and have no previous knowledge

A1: I can communicate using individual words, short sentences, gestures and facial expressions.

A2: I can get by in simple situations, but with difficulty.

B1: I can communicate in everyday life, but I still make many mistakes.

B2: I can converse effortlessly in many situations, although not without mistakes.

C1: I can almost always express myself clearly and largely correctly.

C2: I speak German almost as well as my mother tongue.

* A free German placement test will be carried out before your first course.