FALL SESSIONS FOR ADULTS BEGIN SEPTEMBER 4

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Classes are offered for Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Students; both daytime and evening options are available. 

If you are a beginner and interested in learning German, but you are not sure what to expect, join us for Schnupperkurs a 2-hour Introduction to German on Saturday, August 18. 

If you already know some German, but don't know which class to take, you can complete an online assessment. We offer three different exam levels. Note the "Schritte" level (Einstufung) when you are finished. You can also find course descriptions here: G100-G600AMR, and  ADVANCED - OBERSTUFE COURSES

Fall schedule & teacher assignments

NEW Options for BEGINNER CLASSES 

Choose from 2 class options and formats for A1 Start German Beginner Classes

  • Select A1.1 START German 12-week course  - Fall session runs from Sept. 12  to Dec. 5, 2018. Winter session  will run from January 2019 through March, and Spring session will be scheduled April through June 2019 
  • Select the G100 A1.1  18-week course  -  Fall session runs from September through January 2019, and Spring session will run from February 2019 through June 2019
  • START German is 12 weeks and will take 3 sessions to complete A1 level.
  • G100 is 18 weeks and will take 2 sessions to complete A1 level. 
Both courses use the same Textbooks and Materials - Menschen A1. 


START German - BEGINNER CLASSES
A1.1 (START German) Wed. 9/12 - 12/5/2018  6:30pm - 9:00pm FULL
G100 (A1.1) afternoon Tue. 9/4  - 1/15/2019 12:30pm - 3:00pm  18 weeks
G100 (A1.1)  Thur. 9/6 - 1/17/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm FULL

Course Fees 
  • A1.1 START German - 12 weeks - $295.00 GAI members / $315 non-members
  • G100 (A1.1) - 18 weeks - $435.00 GAI members / $455.00 non-members
Textbooks 
  • A1.1 START German: Kursbuch (Textbook) Menschen A1 and Arbeitsbuch (Workbook) Menschen A1 $85.00 and Glossary XXL 1 $20.00 -  $105.00 (for ALL) (books can be used for all three START German sessions)
  • G100 (A1.1): Combined Kursbuch (Textbook) & Arbeitsbuch (Workbook) and Glossary XXL  - $65.00 (can only be used for A1.1 G100 class)

ADVANCED BEGINNER German - 18 weeks 
G200 (A1.2)  Tue. 9/4 - 1/15/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm 18 weeks
G200 (A1.2) afternoon Wed. 9/5 - 1/16/2019 12:30pm - 3:00pm 18 weeks
G200 (A1.2) Thur. 9/6 - 1/17/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm  18 weeks
G300 (A2.1)  Mon. 9/10 - 1/21/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm 18 weeks
G300 (A2.1) afternoon Thur. 9/6 - 1/17/2019  12:30pm - 3:00pm  18 weeks 

MITTELSTUFE / INTERMEDIATE German - 18 weeks 
G400 (A2.2) afternoon Mon. 9/10 - 1/21/2019 12:30pm - 3:00pm 18 weeks
G400 (A2.2) Tue. 9/4 - 1/15/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm 18 weeks
G500 (B1.1) morning Wed. 9/5 - 1/16/2019  9:30am - noon 18 weeks
G500 (B1.1)  Thur. 9/6 - 1/17/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm  18 weeks
G600 (B1.2) Wed. 9/5 - 1/16/2019  6:30pm - 9:00pm 18 weeks
G600 (B1.2) morning Fri. 9/7 - 1/18/2019   9:30am - noon  18 weeks 

Course Fees 
  • G200 (A1.2); G300 (A2.1); G400 (A2.2); G500 (B1.1); G600 (B1.2) ; 18 weeks - $435.00 GAI members / $455.00 non-members
Textbooks
  • G200 ( Schritte A1.2); G300 ( Schritte A2.1); G400 ( Schritte A2.2); combined Kursbuch (Textbook) & Arbeitsbuch (Workbook) and Glossary XXL  $65.00 (for both)
  • G500 (Schritte B1.1) ; G600 (Schritte B1.2); combined Kursbuch (Textbook) & Arbeitsbuch (Workbook) - no glossary - $45.00 each
ADVANCED MITTELSTUFE REVIEW - AMR B1+  -  18 weeks 
 AMR B1+  Mon, 9/10 - 1/21/2019 6:30pm - 9:00pm  18 weeks

Course Fees 
  • AMR B1+ - 18 weeks - $435.00 GAI members; $455.00 non-members
Textbooks
  • Mittelpunkt Neu B1+  - $55.00 (each) 

OBERSTUFE / ADVANCED German - 14 weeks 

 Oberstufe B2 Mon, 9/10 - 12/10/20186:30pm - 9:00pm 14 weeks
 Oberstufe C1 Tue, 9/4 - 12/4/20186:30pm - 9:00pm 14 weeks

Course Fees 

  • Oberstufe 1- 4 - 14 weeks - $335.00 GAI members; $355.00 non-members
Textbooks
  • Mittelpunkt Neu B2; Mittelpunkt Neu C1  - $65.00 Kursbuch required (Arbeitsbuch $45.00 optional)  (Textbooks can be used for multiple B2 / C1 sessions) 
OBERSTUFE Leistungskurs C+ -  8 weeks 
 Oberstufe LK C+ Sat. 9/8 - 10/27/2018 10:00am - noon 8 weeks

Course Fees
  • Oberstufe LK C+ - 8 weeks - $165.00 GAI members; $185.00 non-members
  • THEMA: Das moderne Deutschland - eine bunte Kulturcollage
Dieser Kurs ist für Teilnehmer die C1 Kurse absolviert haben, in deutschsprachigen Ländern gelebt haben, Deutsch als 'Major' / Hauptfach studiert haben, oder anderweitig Deutsch gelernt haben und jetzt (fast) fliessend sprechen & lesen können. Fokus ist freies Sprechen & Diskussion im Kontext, Lesen, Wortschatz und Grammatik. Themen wie Literatur, Film, und Politik werden angeboten.

We are using a new Registration process with Community Root. 
Please carefully read the following instructions before you click the link - Danke!  

CLICK GAI.COMMUNITYROOT.COM TO REGISTER

Note - throughout the registration process click 'submit & continue' to proceed and use the 'back arrow' in your browser to return to the previous pages

  • If you already have an account, Log In and skip the next step
  • Begin by setting up an account for you and your family - be sure to enter all family members who will attend classes
    • Next, select the person you want to register and submit & continue
    • You can register multiple household members together, keep in mind all will show up  in the same course
  • On the PROGRAMS page you click on the categories or programs drop down  
    • Choose ADULT CLASSES or scroll through the list displaying all the choices 
    • To join the GAI or renew your membership please include that with your selection - choose the membership level you desire
  • Select the course for registration 
    • Review your selection(s) on the calendar view 
  • On the next page click the 'Member' button If you are a current member, just signed up or renewed  your membership
    • Use the 'back arrow' in your browser if you want to go back to the programs tab and add membership
    • Select the Textbook if you want to purchase it from the GAI 
  • After you have reviewed and confirmed your choices enter your payment information - Credit Card or Bank Account - THIS IS A SECURE SITE - and finish your registration! 
Classes will be filled according to the order in which paid registrations are received. Classes open with a minimum of 5 students. Students may join a class at any point in the semester, provided space is available.

CLICK GAI.COMMUNITYROOT.COM TO REGISTER

or call the office at 651-222-2979


Registration Information

Course and textbook fees are due in full on the first evening of the class, unless other arrangements have been made with Language Services. Refunds for tuition only are made upon request as follows:

Refund Policy

Class canceled by the GAI:
100%
Before first class meets:
100%, less $40

GAI memberships are non-refundable.

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