Looking for a unique gift for the German traveler? Want to get serious about learning German before that European vacation? Considering relocating to Germany?
Look no further than the Goethe Institut here in San Francisco! Located at 530 Bush Street, the Institut offers several different intensive German language classes based on intensity, length, and group size. The Language Service Center also offers special courses relating to German literature, conversation, and even contemporary issues of German life. Whether moving to Germany or wanting to learn more about your family heritage, the Goethe-Institut educates about German culture, language, arts, contemporary life and more.
The Goethe-Institut is the official cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany and is comprised of 142 institutes in 78 countries. The local Goethe-Institut in San Francisco was established in 1967 and according to positive Yelp reviews, is an asset to anyone serious about learning the German language.
Many employers and education institutions accept the Goethe-Institut examination certificates as qualification. Interested in gaining German citizenship or permanent residency? The “Deutschtest für Zuwanderer”, the German test for immigrants, was actually developed by the Goethe-Institut and telc GmbH and is tailored to the needs of migrants.
Call or visit the informative website to find a future course perfect for your needs.
Not able to physically attend language school in San Francisco? No problem! The Goethe-Institut offers distance-learning courses.
Also listed are several sites where one can practice German online. Visit http://www.goethe.de/ins/jp/pro/goethe-haus/ and interact with Wolfgang (who has a nice Audi parked in the driveway). Wolfgang invites you in the house, shows you around while teaching German words along the way.
A unique feature of the Goethe-Institut is their ability to arrange placement at a German language school in Germany. They also provide information about all the documentation necessary to live and learn in Deutschland. http://www.goethe.de/lrn/prj/fer/enindex.htm
Just looking to purchase a unique and valuable gift? The Goethe-Institut offers gift cards for their courses.
Need a reason to learn German? Here’s a link to Ten Reasons to Learn German.
Why wait? Call or visit now and expand your horizons with German.
Contact info for the Goethe-Institut:
Address: 530 Bush Street, 2nd Floor San Francisco, CA 94108
Tel: 1-415-263-8760 Email: [email protected]