Learn German for Beginners:An Immersive Language Journey A1+
What you'll learn
- Students will have a basic understanding of the German language. They will know many words and ready-made sentences for confident usage.
- Learners will be able to communicate effectively in basic, everyday situations using German.
- Such as introducing themselves, asking for directions, ordering food at a restaurant, and making small talk.
- Through interactive exercises, role-playing, and conversation practice, learners will improve their listening and speaking proficiency in German.
- This course is taught through the medium of English. You need a fairly good English proficiency in order to truly benefit from the course. If you are a beginner in English, you will inevitably struggle to keep up with the teaching.
- You need a computer or mobile phone with functioning video and audio as well as a stable internet connection.
In this course, your teacher Sonja will guide you through important Grammar and lots of words and example phrases, all nicely visualised by colourful and animated texts and icons.
Interactive Role Play Tasks: Here you will face multiple real-world challenges where you get the chance to build sentences, using commonly used phrases and expressions, in order to hold up a conversation.
A personal journal: Practice vocabulary and learn new words by filling in the gaps in your Germanix travel journey entries. Guided solutions and explanations of sentence structure are provided.
Small quizzes and exercises: These are for easy and quick repetition and check-up on what you've retained.
A fellow student: Bosco, your classmate, who is in fact a real student, will learn at the same time with you and ask questions you might also have.
Travel videos: After completion of the course, you will see your teacher in a more personal environment showing you around the amazing city of Berlin and giving advice on different travel or language-related topics.
"The explanation is clear and crisp. Creative teaching concept and highly interactive. I feel like I’m learning with her in real life not just watching the lessons online. A great course for a beginner like me!" - Le Viet Hang
With this German language course, you will jump in at the deep end of language learning and the amount of content covered will be enormous. It has been designed in a way to stray away from standard language teaching, by making it interactive, entertaining and simply realistic. This course is suitable for complete beginners as well as people with already some knowledge of German. To make your journey really exciting, you will follow a storyline throughout the course and enjoy many complimentary extras.
Let's make language learning fun and exciting. Enjoy your virtual exposure and jump right in! :)
"Amazing course! One thing that makes this course great is how you get more natural learning experiences with the journals, the journey videos, and when you travel with Sonja to Berlin at the end. I hope to see another more advanced course that builds upon the skills in this one with even more cultural insights from Sonja." - Adam Schlag
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who is interested in the German language and still at the very beginning of their language learning journey. Intermediate students can also profit from countless features of the course as it does get quite intense towards the end.
Germanix Learning focuses on developing gamified language learning experiences which are immersive, story-driven and entertaining.
Learning a new language is a long journey. While not everyone has the luxury to travel to other countries to experience language immersion, a simulated journey would be a good substitution where learners can immerse themselves in an adventure with the objective of practicing real life situations and challenges.
This leads to a more engaged learning experience that facilitates better knowledge retention.
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