Language course German in Freiburg

Akademie Zeitgeist

Our partner school in Freiburg, Akademie Zeitgeist, has been teaching German courses since 1999, being one of the oldest schools with the best reputation. It has three buildings in the center of the city, the main one being in the vicinity of the university. With an average of about 100-150 students from different countries, Akademie Zeitgeist has a phenomenal international environment, thanks to which you can have a real immersive experience.

Important features of our partner German school in Freiburg:

  • accredited by IH (International House)
  • TestDaf and TELC exam center
  • 16 very bright classrooms
  • Small kitchen for students
  • Terrace
  • Free WIFI internet and computer room
  • International classes for all levels of knowledge
  • Previous level test
  • Minimum age: 16 years

Social Programme

Our school in Freiburg organizes a good number of activities and excursions. Some of them are included in the program, while for others theres an additional cost on site. Here are some examples:

  • Sporting activities: soccer, canoeing, climbing wall
  • Outdoor activities: trekking, hiking in the Black Forest
  • Cultural activities: go to museums or exhibitions
  • Excursions to the Black Forest, Kaiserstuhl and other locations near Freigburg, France or Switzerland (for example: Strasbourg and Basel)

The first day at school you will be informed about the program of current activities.

Intensive

This course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups of 12 people. During the classes you will improve your listening comprehension, conversation, acquire new vocabulary and also learn the essential aspects of German grammar.

Estimated schedule: Monday to Friday, 9.00-12.15 with a break of 15 minutes. Each lesson is 45 minutes..

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks 9 weeks 10 weeks 11 weeks 12 weeks 13 weeks 14 weeks 15 weeks 16 weeks 17 weeks 18 weeks 19 weeks 20 weeks 21 weeks 22 weeks 23 weeks 24 weeks 25 weeks 26 weeks 27 weeks 28 weeks 29 weeks 30 weeks 31 weeks 32 weeks 33 weeks 34 weeks 35 weeks 36 weeks  
Intensive without accommodation 200 320 480 600 750 900 1050 1120 1260 1400 1540 1680 1810 1940 2070 2200 2330 2460 2590 2720 2850 2980 3110 2880 3000 3120 3240 3360 3480 3600 3720 3840 3960 4080 4200 4320
Intensive with shared apartment, single room, no meals 430 680 980 1230 1530 1830 2130 2350 2640 2930 3220 3510 3790 4070 4350 4630 4910 5190 5470 5750 6030 6310 6590 6510 6780 7050 7320 7590 7860 8130 8400 8670 8940 9210 9480 9750
Intensive with student residence, single room, no meals 450 770 1080 1360 1700 2040 2380 2640 2970 3300 3630 3960 4280 4600 4920 5240 5560 5880 6200 6520 6840 7160 7480 7440 7750 8060 8370 8680 8990 9300 9610 9920 10230 10540 10850 11160
Intensive with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 465 750 1085 1370 1705 2040 2375 2630 2955 3280 3605 3930 4245 4560 4875 5190 5505 5820 6135 6450 6765 7080 7395 7350 7655 7960 8265 8570 8875 9180 9485 9790 10095 10400 10705 11010
Intensive with host family, single room, halfboard 521 862 1253 1594 1985 2376 2767 3078 3459 3840 4221 4602 4973 5344 5715 6086 6457 6828 7199 7570 7941 8312 8683 8694 9055 9416 9777 10138 10499 10860 11221 11582 11943 12304 12665 13026
Starting dates:  

beginner : 07/01, 11/02, 18/03, 22/04, 27/05, 01/07, 05/08, 09/09, 14/10, 18/11
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Intensive + Minigroup

This course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups of 12 people + 10 classes in a smaller group of 6 people maximum. During the classes you will improve your listening comprehension, conversation, acquire new vocabulary and also learn the essential aspects of German grammar. During mini-group classes, you will have more opportunities to speak and improve your fluency.

Estimated schedule: Monday to Friday, 9.00-12.15 with a break of 15 minutes + classes from 13.45 to 15.30. Each lesson is 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/6 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Starting dates:  

beginner : 07/01, 11/02, 18/03, 22/04, 27/05, 01/07, 05/08, 09/09, 14/10, 18/11
from beginner : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Combined

This course consists of 20 group lessons per week with 5 private lessons per week. During the group classes you will improve your listening comprehension, conversation, acquire new vocabulary and also learn the essential aspects of German grammar. During private lessons, you will have more opportunities to speak, improve your fluency or prepare for a language exam.

Estimated time:
from Monday to Friday 9.00-12.15 with a 15-minute break. Each lesson is 45 minutes.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 400 720 1080 1400 1750 2100
Combined with shared apartment, single room, no meals 630 1080 1580 2030 2530 3030
Combined with student residence, single room, no meals 650 1170 1680 2160 2700 3240
Combined with host family, single room, halfboard 721 1262 1853 2394 2985 3576
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 665 1150 1685 2170 2705 3240
Starting dates:  

beginner : 07/01, 11/02, 18/03, 22/04, 27/05, 01/07, 05/08, 09/09, 14/10, 18/11
from beginner : every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Exam preparation TesDaf

The Test Daf exam preparation course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups of 12 people maximum. During the classes you will improve all the necessary aspects to successfully pass the exam (listening comprehension, conversation, vocabulary, etc.) as well as practicing exam tests of previous years. The school is an examination center so its teachers are specially trained to teach this type of classes and thus have greater guarantee of success.

Estimated hours: from Monday to Friday, 9.00-12.15 with a 15-minute break or from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM with a 15-minute break. The schedule can not be predetermined before arrival and you will be informed of it at the school.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
Exam preparation TestDaF without accommodation 1080
Exam preparation TestDaF with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1710
Exam preparation TestDaF with student residence, single room, no meals 1840
Exam preparation TestDaF with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1850
Exam preparation TestDaF with host family, single room, halfboard 2074
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 14/01, 11/03, 22/04, 17/06, 12/08, 07/10

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €195, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Exam Preparation TELC

This TELC exam preparation course consists of 20 lessons per week in groups of 12 people maximum. During the classes you will improve all the necessary aspects to successfully pass the exam (listening comprehension, conversation, vocabulary, etc.) as well as practicing exam tests of previous years. The school is an examination center so its teachers are specially trained to teach this type of classes and thus have greater guarantee of success.

Estimated hours: from Monday to Friday, 9.00-12.15 with a 15-minute break or from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM with a 15-minute break. The schedule can not be predetermined before arrival and you will be informed of it at the school.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 12 per class
Number of lessons per week:
30
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks  
Exam preparation TELC without accommodation 1080
Exam preparation TELC with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1710
Exam preparation TELC with student residence, single room, no meals 1840
Exam preparation TELC with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1850
Exam preparation TELC with host family, single room, halfboard 2074
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 14/01, 18/02, 25/03, 29/04, 03/06, 08/07, 12/08, 16/09, 21/10, 25/11

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Exam fees:  

ca. €120, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Private Lessons

You can book private classes in Freiburg and improve your German with a specialized teacher. During private lessons, you can choose which topics or aspects of the language you want to learn, from conversation to the preparation of an official exam.

Minimum age is 16 years .

Prices 2019

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  1 week 2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks  
Private Lessons without accommodation 800 1600 2400 3200
Private Lessons with shared apartment, single room, no meals 1030 1960 2900 3830
Private Lessons with student residence, single room, no meals 1050 2050 3000 3960
Private Lessons with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1065 2030 3005 3970
Private Lessons with host family, single room, halfboard 1121 2142 3173 4194
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 45 minutes

Course materials:  

€8, invoiced by StudyTravel

Surcharges host family:   half board → full board : €42 per week
Transfer:  

€100

The indicated price is for a transfer at arrival from airport Basel (BSL). For a transfer with arrival at other airports, the following prices apply:
-Frankfurt (FRA): € 175 per person
-Zürich (ZRH): € 135 per person. Please indicate on the booking form from which airport you wish the transfer.

Prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • certificate of attendance
The course book has to be paid on site (approx. 25€). For students who do not stay longer than 3 weeks, it is possible to work with photocopies (approx. 8€).
In 2019 the school will be closed on the following holidays: 01/01/2019 - 06/01/2019, 19/04/2019, 22/04/2019, 01/05/2019, 30/05/2019, 10/06/2019, 20/06/2019, 03/10/2019, 01/11/2019 and from 23/12/2019 to 06/01/2020. Classes missed due to bank holidays will not be rescheduled or refunded.

Host Family

Staying in a family gives you more opportunities to practice the language. You will stay in a single room with breakfast, half board or full board. Families are about 25 min. approx. in public transport from the school. You will not be able to use the kitchen to prepare your meals.

Residence

The residence has a total of 14 rooms distributed in 6 different floors. Each room has a private bathroom. There is a shared kitchen, a common student room and a laundry room. Bed linen / towels and WIFI Internet are provided. The residence is about 25 minutes by public transport from the school.

Apartment with Germans

This is a very popular and at the same time a quite economical option. You will live with a single person, family or couple who rents a room for students. You will have your own room and you will be able to use the kitchen and bathroom. This type of accommodation is about 25 min. approx. in public transport of the school. It is possible to book this accommodation with breakfast included.

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