German course: Learn German C1

Here you learn German at a competent level.

Do you already have advanced German language skills? Would you like to study or work in a German-speaking country? The C1 German course is the right course for you if you want to understand longer texts and also grasp implicit meanings.

Whether online or on site: Here you will learn how to deal with complex texts and topics, for example progress, the environment and climate, history and politics as well as current affairs - with role-playing games and varied teaching materials for listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Goals: What will you be able to do after your C1 German course?

  • understand a wide range of demanding, longer texts and also grasp implicit meanings.
  • express yourself spontaneously and fluently without often having to search for words in a clearly recognizable way.
  • use the language effectively and flexibly in social and professional life or in training and studies.
  • express yourself in a clear, structured and detailed manner on complex issues and use various means of linking texts appropriately.

Requirements: What previous knowledge should you have?

Ideally, you should have already attended a language course at level B2 for a C1 German course. In general, however, we will work with you to find the right language level for you.

Simply take our free placement test.

Contents: What do you learn in the German C1 course?

Contents of German course C1.1

  • Everyday phrases
  • Economy
  • Proverbs and idioms
  • Company foundation and (professional) goals
  • Jokes, cartoons, comedy
  • Quick-wittedness
  • Pro and con texts
  • Precise description of different job profiles and tasks
  • Start-ups, institutions and company histories
  • The history of Germany/Austria/Switzerland

  • Adjective declension according to article words
  • Word formation with nouns
  • Attributes
  • Continuative subordinate clause
  • Reproduction of speech
  • Nominal and verbal style
  • Nominalization and verbalization - modal and conditional clauses, causal, concessive, final and consecutive clauses
  • Prepositional additions

Contents of German course C1.2

  • Psychology
  • Laws and duties as a citizen
  • Discussing art and culture
  • Assessing and discussing one's own and others' memories and perceptions
  • Physical and mental health

  • Infinitive clauses
  • Special features of the passive voice
  • Prepositions with dative and genitive case and their idiomatization, verbs with genitive case
  • Modal participle
  • Subjective modal verbs to express an assertion or assumption
  • Separable and inseparable verbs
  • Connectors - andernfalls, demnach, folglich
  • Participial groups
  • Expressing assumptions - future tense 1 and future tense 2
  • Participial attributes
  • Fixed compounds
  • Participles and adjectives as nouns
  • Subjunctive 1
  • Nominalization

Duration: How long does an C1 German course last?

The individual C1.1 and C1.2 courses each last 48 lessons of 60 minutes. In a total of 96 lessons, you will learn everything you need to know for the entire C1 German course level according to the language levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

The DeutschAkademie German courses last 4 weeks, at all levels A1 to C2, including the intensive courses. The only exceptions are the semi-intensive courses (8 weeks) and weekend courses (16 weeks). Private courses and company courses are arranged individually.

How much does an C1 German course cost?

The price for an C1 intensive course on site varies depending on the location. Online intensive courses cost €299.00 (4 weeks, 4 days/week, 3 hours/day, 48 hours). You do not pay a registration fee. This is very good value for money. And the DeutschAkademie has top ratings. You also have a money-back guarantee with us.

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Why DeutschAkademie?

DeutschAkademie is an award-winning language school with over 20 years of experience in teaching German as a foreign language. All our language schools are centrally located. We also offer a wide range of courses at different times of the day with a total of over 4,000 5-star ratings. With our professional placement test, we can determine your individual German level and find the German course for you that builds exactly on your level.

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Where to find DeutschAkademie?

Our language school has locations in many cities in Germany and Austria - always very centrally and conveniently located. Information on the respective locations, directions and much more information can be found on the overview pages for BerlinMunichViennaHamburgFrankfurtCologneStuttgart, Leipzig und Düsseldorf.

How do I find the right C1 German course?

Our interactive course finder makes it easy to find the right German course for you.

We offer you a large selection of language courses from A1 to C2 online and in numerous cities, which can be individually tailored to your goals and wishes: You can choose how intensive the course should be, at what times of day the lessons are best suited to you, whether you prefer to learn online or on site and whether you would like to set any special focuses.

And so that we can determine exactly the right level for you, it's best to start right away with our free placement test.

Looking for the right C1 German course?

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How do I register for the C1 German course?

It's very simple: take our free placement test, use the interactive course finder - and you can book the right German course for you.

There are only special considerations for visa courses - because this also involves applying for a language visa. Information about visas for Germany and visas for Austria.

Do I get a certificate from DeutschAkademie?

After completing the C1.1 and C1.2 German courses, you will receive a course confirmation from us. After completing the entire level, you can also register for an official C1 exam.

Here you will find an overview of all recognized course certificates.

And here you can find our special exam preparation courses.

Tip: Take advantage of the free online tutoring

The German language is not easy at first, but it is not as difficult as its reputation. You will see: In the C1 German course you will acquire a competent level of German. You will find it easier every day to understand and speak German yourself.

Everything you learn here will also help you later when you learn new vocabulary and grammar. Therefore: keep at it. And if you get stuck with a problem, our free online learning support will be happy to help and motivate you.

Further information about our free online tutoring

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