Intensive German Course in Hamburg, Germany

Location: Germany: Hamburg

Dates: Course starts every Monday (except beginners)

2956 Florence Dr SW Grand Rapids, MI 49418-9736 United States

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Phone: 1-616-827-7525

Fax: 1-616-777-5278


The Colon Language Center was founded in 1952 and is nowadays one of the biggest language schools in Germany. Teaching 'German as a foreign language' is the main business of Colon Language Center. The school and its own residence are located in the city centre of Hamburg. Number of class-rooms: 70. The residence is located in the same building. Colon's advantageous location directly in the city centre in Hamburg's oldest pedestrian zone 'Colonnaden' inspires all our students and enables us to offer a perfect learning and living atmosphere.

Why Colon Language Center:
- Experience: Colon was founded in 1952, more than 50 years of experience No area dialect: in Hamburg (Northern Germany) people speak high German
- Teaching Quality: only experienced teachers who are university graduates -- more than 40 teachers teach in our school German courses
- Location: Colon is located in down-town Hamburg, in a nice and quiet pedestrian area: Colonnaden
- Flexible course system: students with prior knowledge can start on any Monday, beginners start at least once per month, we can offer all levels at any time!
- School residence: is located in the school's building in central Hamburg, where the classes also take place
- Excursion: we offer a wide range of leisure excursions
- Excellent host families: we have only specially selected and regularly inspected German host families, who are all very committed and happy to host our international students
- Quality assurance: Colon has the title 'Geprufte Weiterbildungseinrichtung' of the local association 'Weiterbildung Hamburg'; the school is regularly inspected by the 'International Association of Language Centres' (IALC); it is member of the Association 'Private Schools in Germany' (VDP); member in the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce (Handelskammer Hamburg); many courses are recognized by the Hamburg ministry of further education as 'Bildungsurlaub'; the school is accredited by the Swedish ministry of education (CSN recognized). We ourselves do our utmost to offer the high quality, people expect when they come to Colon!


Description of the Intensive German Course:
Five 45-minute lessons a day means fast results can be achieved in a short time. Experienced and friendly trainers ensure you will make good progress. Well-tried resources used in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere will improve your speaking, reading, writing and listening skills. Current events, cultural activities and economic affairs will be covered in the lessons giving participants the chance to actively participate in the lessons.

Structure of the course:
- Starting dates: Any Monday (except beginners)
- Complete beginners are welcome on the first Monday of each month
- The minimum age is 16 years old
- Morning Class: from 8:50 to 13:00
- Afternoon Class: from 13:30 to 17:45
- 25 lessons per week (One lesson is 45 minutes)
- Duration: 1 - 52 weeks bookable all year round
- Students per class: 5-12
- Levels: all levels: A1, A2, B1, B2, C1, C2
- Students can book any number of weeks - a discount is offered for monthly bookings!

  • German

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • German

Cost in US$:

Price from: USD 187 a week

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

The course
- Registration fee
- Placement Test
- Certificate of attendance on completion of your course
- Free Internet access
- Some of the activities and excursions are free. Sometimes students have to pay the trip and admission fee.

Not Included:
- All course materials
- Accommodation
- Airport/train transfers

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
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