Summer 2020 Adult German Classes

Summer Classes include Conversation & Pronunciation,
Grammar & Writing, and Literature
Both online sessions and in-person classes (if possible) are available 

Classes start week of July 6  and run for 6-8 week

** Schedules may change if in-person classes are not possible ** 

 


Conversation & Pronunciation classes (in person @ GAI and online) 

Conversation & Pronunciation A1 - Speaking Practice & Review for Beginner - 6/8 weeks -  Ideal for beginners who have completed START 1/2/3, or G100 or G200 (A1) or at least one semester of German  

Conversation & Pronunciation A2 - Speaking Practice & Review for adv. Beginner - 6/8 weeks -  
Ideal for adv. beginners who have completed G300 or G400 (A2) or at least three semesters of German  

Conversation & Pronunciation B - Speaking Practice & Review for Intermediate level - 6/8 weeks - Ideal for intermediate students who have completed G500 or G600 (B1) or B1+ or B2; 3-4 years of German  

Conversation & Pronunciation C - Speaking Practice & Review for Advanced level -  6/8 weeks - 
Ideal for students enrolled in C-level classes at the GAI or with advanced language skills 

Advanced Literature - Read and discuss a contemporary novel - 6 weeks - 
Ideal for students enrolled in B2 or C-level classes at the GAI or with advanced language skills 
Novel: Am kürzeren Ende der Sonnenallee  von Thomas Brussig  (available as e-reader or book; purchase online or from GAI)

CLASSES  HELD IN PERSON AT GAI (2 hrs) - Class size is limited to observe social distancing
** Schedules may change if in-person classes are not possible ** 

DESCRIPTION   SCHEDULE  TIME  LENGTH
 Conversation & Pronunciation A1  Tue. 7/7 - 8/25  10:00am - 12:00pm  8 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation A1  Wed. 7/8 - 8/26  6:30pm - 8:30pm
 8 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation A2  Wed. 7/8 - 8/26  10:00am - 12:00pm  8 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation A2  Tue. 7/7 - 8/25 6:30pm - 8:30pm
 8 weeks 
 Conversation & Pronunciation B  Thu. 7/9 - 8/27 10:00am - 12:00pm  8 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation B  Thu. 7/9 - 8/27 6:30pm - 8:30pm  8 weeks 
 Conversation & Pronunciation C Mon. 7/6 - 8/24  10:00am - 12:00pm  8 weeks

Course Fees 
Conversation & Pronunciation @ GAI, 8 weeks : $175.00 GAI members / $195.00 non-members


CLASSES OFFERED ONLINE (1.5 hrs)

DESCRIPTION   SCHEDULE  TIME  LENGTH
 Conversation & Pronunciation A1  Thu. 7/16 - 8/20 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation A2 Mon. 7/13 - 8/17 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks
 Conversation & Pronunciation B Tue. 7/14 - 8/18 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks 
 Conversation & Pronunciation C Wed. 7/15 - 8/19 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks
Advanced Literature Mon. 7/13 - 8/176:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks 

Course Fees 
Conv. & Pronunciation; Adv. Literature  ONLINE, 6 weeks: $95.00 GAI members / $105.00 non-members



Grammar & Writing classes (in person @ GAI and online)

Grammar & Writing A1 - Grammar Review & Writing Practice for Beginner - 6 weeks - Ideal for beginners who have completed START 1/2/3, or G100 or G200 (A1)  or at least one semester of German

Grammar & Writing A2 - Grammar Review & Writing Practice for adv. Beginner - 6 weeks 
Ideal for adv. beginners who have completed G300 or G400 (A2) or at least three semesters of German 

Grammar & Writing B - Grammar Review & Writing Practice for Intermediate level - 6 weeks 
Ideal for intermediate students who have completed G500 or G600 (B1) or B1+ or B2; 3-4 years of German

Grammar &  Writing C - Grammar Review & Writing for Advanced level - 6 weeks -
Ideal for students enrolled in C-level classes at the GAI or with advanced language skills 

CLASSES  HELD IN PERSON AT GAI (2 hrs) - Class size is limited to observe social distancing
** Schedules may change if in-person classes are not possible **

 DESCRIPTION  SCHEDULE  TIME  LENGTH
 Grammar & Writing A1 Mon. 7/13 - 8/17 12:30pm - 2:30pm  6 weeks
 Grammar & Writing A2 Tue. 7/14 - 8/18 12:30pm - 2:30pm  6 weeks
 Grammar & Writing B Wed, 7/15 - 8/19 12:30pm - 2:30pm  6 weeks

Course Fees 
Grammar & Writing  @ GAI, 6 weeks : $135.00 GAI members / $155.00 non-members


CLASSES OFFERED ONLINE (1.5 hrs) 

 DESCRIPTION  SCHEDULE  TIME  LENGTH
 Grammar & Writing A1 Mon. 7/20 - 8/24 6:00pm 7:30pm  6 weeks
 Grammar & Writing A2 Tue. 7/21 - 8/25 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks
 Grammar & Writing B Wed. 7/22 - 8/26 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks
 Grammar & Writing C  Thu. 7/23 - 8/27 6:00pm - 7:30pm  6 weeks

Course Fees 
Grammar & Writing  ONLINE 6 weeks : $95.00 GAI members / $105.00 non-members






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:
Full refund
Before first class meets:
Full refund minus $50.00 administration fee
During first 2 weeks of class: Prorated tuition less $50.00 administration fee
No refunds beyond first 2 weeks of scheduled classes

GAI memberships are non-refundable.


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