German Summer School

The NUI Galway German Summer School will run from 10th-15th June and is aimed at students going into Leaving Cert in 2019/20.

The Summer School will be taught by native German speakers and it will enable you to:

  • understand and feel comfortable with the use of elementary structures of German grammar in oral and written expression
  • use a broad range of register to participate in every-day conversation
  • form opinions and discuss basic general topics
  • translate a variety of simple texts and grammatical structures into English and German
  • analyse different types of basic texts in German and answer text-related questions in German
  • write basic letters, notes, e-mails and short essays
  • talk about a range of personal, academic and social topics
  • use multimedia laboratory facilities and e-learning activities for autonomous
  • learning and project work
  • have a basic understanding of the culture and traditions in the German-speaking countries

The course is €50 per person with a maximum of 20 places available. Please email if you wish to book a space.


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