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Our next course:

Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 13:00 to 13:45
Start: 09 March 2021
End: 01 April 2021
Total: 8 lessons
Fee: EUR 70
Location: Due to Corona this course will take place online.

OBJECTIVE

In "Pronunciation Practice" you will work intensively on some of the issues related to German phonetics.

  • Learn how to pronounce German sounds and intonation patterns correctly to make yourself better understood.
  • Improve your listening skills: Only if you can differentiate unfamiliar sounds well, will you understand what you hear better.

TARGET GROUP

Anyone who wishes to improve their pronunciation and their listening comprehension. 

Students from Level 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, who have not previously taken a pronunciation practice course.

Language requirements: Level B1 (in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) 

CONTENT

Typical issues in German phonetics:

  • Long and short vowels
  • Rounded vowels o / ö / u / ü
  • Consonantal and vocalized R
  • Compound letters <ng>
  • Terminal devoicing
  • Aspiration of plosives
  • Word stress
  • Intonation (prosody)

FURTHER DATES

Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 12:45 to 13:30
Start: 08 July 2021
End: 03 August 2021
Total: 8 lessons
Fee: EUR 70

Time: Tuesday and Thursday, 12:45 to 13:30
Start: 02 November 2021
End: 25 November 2021
Total: 8 lessons
Fee: EUR 70

REGISTRATION

You can register online (online registration under "Special Courses") or in person during office hours.

More information on registration