With the DUO German online courses you can prepare your language skills for your studies and professional life in Germany. Most DUO courses are available with or without tutoring. Whether you are a beginner or advanced learner, with DUO you will find just the right course to get ready for studying in Germany. Even the online courses for beginners are focused on topics from everyday student life at German universities.
DUO offers German courses from level A1 to C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. These courses focus on contents relevant for studying at German universities right from the start. Find your level!
With our online courses you can study independently on our learning platform. Complete versatile, varied tasks when and where you want!
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DUO German courses are available in various learning formats. You decide whether you want the support and consultation of an experienced German teacher.
You work on the course independently and will receive automatic corrections, but no personal feedback on writing and speaking exercises. This learning option is especially cost-effective and you may start at any time, since you do not depend on specific session dates.
The tutor will be with you throughout your learning journey. In addition to automatic corrections, you receive personal feedback on writing and speaking exercises. Your tutor provides you with individual study tips and answers your questions. Furthermore, they are also responsible for moderating course discussions. Although courses with tutors have fixed start dates, you will still be able to manage your time flexibly and scheduling chat sessions with your tutor. Once you complete the course, you will receive a certificate.
You benefit from all the advantages of learning with a tutor. This format also offers the option to submit additional tasks to receive a certificate with ECTS points upon successful completion.
Intensive courses with a tutor
You need an Internet-capable computer with speakers and a microphone, as well as a quiet place to work. Please note our system requirements.
All materials you need are available on the DUO learning platform. All you need is a stable Internet connection.
With DUO, you study independently, any time, any place. A quiet working environment and regularly completing units are a plus.