German language courses

Q-Course

Description:
  • Intensive German course to prepare for the entrance test of the 8-month preparatory course for the DSH exam (Course objective is to reach the minimum level of A2)
  • Course dates 2022: 29 August - 10 October 2022
  • Module 1: 29 August - 16 September 2022
    Module 2: 19 September - 10 October 2022
  • Course fees: 500.00 EUR (for both modules) for students with KU admission, 450.00 per module for other participants
  • In coooperation with Katholischer Erwachsenenbildung (KEB) Landkreis Eichstätt
  • Registration
Target group:
  • Applicants who wish to pursue a degree at the KU, but do not yet have the required German language proficiency for admission to the DSH course
  • Prior knowledge: A1 (can be acquired through self-study)

Summer School

Description:
Target group:
  • Students and employees of all disciplines
  • Prior knowledge: A2

German courses during the semester

Description:
  • German courses and other German-related courses (e.g. grammar, conversation, academic writing) offered by our Language Center
  • More information
Target group:
  • Students of the KU and guest students
  • Prior knowledge for the German courses: none
  • Prior knowledge for the other German-related courses: A2

Intensive German course (preparation for the DSH test)

Description:
  • Special course for degree-seeking students who do not yet have the required German language proficiency at the beginning of their studies
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Target group:
  • Students of the KU
  • Prior knowledge: A2 (will be checked by a placement test)

Online courses free of charge

Target group:
  • Students of all levels including beginners

Pre-semester course

General information on the pre-semester course

Description:
  • Preparatory intensive German course for exchange students and freemovers of the KU
  • Approx. 3 weeks before the start of each semester
  • You will find more information below.
Target group:
  • Exchange students and freemovers of the KU of all levels including beginners

Pre-semester course winter semester 2022/23 and International Fall Term (Face-to-Face Course)2022

Course start:

Monday, 04 October 2022 at 09.00 a.m.

Course duration:

Monday, 04 October 2022 - Saturday, 22 October 2022

Lessons:

Monday – Friday, 9.00 a.m. – 12.15 p.m. and 1.30 p.m. – 3.45 p.m. (7 hrs per day, including Saturday, 08 October 2022)
Friday, 21 October 2022 - 6 hrs block course
Saturday, 22 October 2022 - 6 hrs block course

Total number of units: 90

ECTS:

5.0

Requirements: regular participation in all course days , active participation and passing the final examination

Course levels:
  • Beginners (A1)
  • Advanced beginners (A2)
  • Intermediate (B1/ B2)
  • Upper (C1)

The beginners' course is taught on our Ingolstadt campus, all other courses are taught on our Eichstätt campus.

All participants receive a detailed program by e-mail four weeks before the start of the course.

Fees:
  • 270.00 EUR for exchange students including double-degree programs and Erasmus+
    320.00 EUR for free movers
  • additional cost for books and materials: € 20.00 (A2-C1) - € 40.00 (A1) per particpant
  • the course fee includes administration fees, orientation sessions and social activities

Erasmus+ students will receive a partial refund of 150.00 EUR if the will have attended regularly and written the final exam.

Registration:

Please follow the instructions in the application guide that you have received by e-mail and use Mobility-Online to register for the preparatory course.

Pre-semester course for the summer semester 2023 (Online & Face-to-Face)

Course start:

Monday, March 27, 2023 (online)

Course duration:

Monday, March 27, 2023 – Friday, April 14, 2023 (no classes from April 07, 2023 until April 10, 2023)

Lessons:

Online classes from Monday, March 27, 2023 - Friday, March 31, 2023 - 6 hrs per day (online lessons and guided independent studies)

Face-to-Face classes on campus from Monday, April 3, 2023 - Friday, April 14, 2023 - 9.00 - 12.15 a.m. and 1.30 - 3.00 p.m.

Total number of units: 90

PLEASE NOTE: Easter break from April 07 - 10, 2023 = no lessons!

ECTS:

5.0

Requirements: regular participation in all course days, active participation and passing the final examination

Course levels:
  • Beginners (A1)
  • Advanced beginners (A2)
  • Intermediate (B1/ B2)
  • Upper (C1)

The beginners' course is taught on our Ingolstadt campus, all other courses are taught on our Eichstätt campus.

All participants receive a detailed program by e-mail four weeks before the start of the course.

Fees:
  • 270.00 EUR for exchange students including double-degree programs and Erasmus+
    320.00 EUR for free movers
  • additional cost for books and materials: € 20.00 (A2-C1) - € 40.00 (A1) per particpant
  • the course fee includes administration fees, orientation sessions and social activities

Erasmus+ students will receive a partial refund of 150.00 EUR if the will have attended regularly and written the final exam.

 

Registration:

Please follow the Mobility Online registration guide which you received by e-mail upon your nomination or contact incoming@ku.de.