Schedule: Regular courses usually commence several times a year and are announced on our webpage https://tandem-i.com. We use original text books by Klett, Cornelsen or Hueber which are included in the
Examples for regular blended learning courses with exam preparation:
A1 (6 weeks, 120 hours / 160 UE per 45 minutes)
At the beginner’s level, a speaker should understand and use familiar every day phrases aimed at satisfying
basic simple needs. The learner can self-introduce and can ask and answer questions about themselves such as residence, relations with people, and possessions. The conversation partner should talk slowly and
clearly according reference frame (CEFR in German), and is ready to assist. ALTE-certified exam goal: Goethe-Zertifikat A1.
A2 (6 weeks, 120 hours / 160 UE per 45 minutes)
At the intermediate level the learner can understand the meaning of sentences and normal day-to-day phrases (e.g. very basic personal and family information, shopping, local geography, work etc.). The learner
will be able to communicate in simple language that requires a direct exchange of information relating to familiar events. The learner can describe aspects of their personal background, immediate environment,
and matters of interest. ALTE-certified exam goal: Goethe-Zertifikat A2 or telc Deutsch A2 Zertifkat.
B1 (10 weeks, 200 hours / 265 UE per 45 minutes)
At the advanced level the learner can understand major points of normal conversation relating to familiar issues regularly faced, such as in the work place, at school, and during leisure activities etc. The learner is able to handle most situations likely to be faced whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken. The learner can produce plain coherent text on familiar topics. The learner can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions, and briefly express reasons and explanations. ALTE-certified exam goal: Goethe-Zertifikat B1 (provided by Goethe-Institut) or telc Deutsch B1 Zertifkat.
B2 (10 weeks, 200 hours / 265 UE per 45 minutes)
At this level, the confident speaker can understand the main thoughts of complex text on both detailed and general topics. This includes technical discussions in the field of specialization. The speaker can interact with a degree of fluency and unplanned reaction that makes regular communication with native speakers possible without hindrance. The speaker can produce clear, diversified text on a wide choice of subjects
and explain an opinion on a topical issue giving the advantages and disadvantages of various options. ALTE-certified exam goal: Goethe-Zertifikat B2 (provided by Goethe-Institut) or telc Deutsch B2 Zertifkat
or TestDaf B2-C1 (provided by TestDaf and conducted by DAAD).
C1 individual arrangements made upon request
At this level, proficient users of the language can successfully undertake complex tasks relating to both work and study. It is important to remember that the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL) is the system that defines and explains all levels of oral and written expression as well as comprehension for languages such as German. It consists of 6 levels of reference: three blocks i.e. A or basic user, B or independent user and C or proficient user, which are in turn divided into sublevels, and ALTE-certified exam goal: Goethe-Zertifikat C1 (provided by Goethe-Institut) or telc Deutsch C1 Zertifkat or TestDaf B2-C1 (provided by TestDaf). Most learners achieve this level while living in Germany by using
a combination of partial self-study and focused exam preparation. You can join Selbstlerngruppe telc C1 at FB and conclude your preparation with an exam at our training centre via e-learning. Example for exam preparation for A2, B1, B2, and C1, or single Modular exam preparation available.
14 days intensive exam preparation training in a blended format, 26 UE or for single modular 3 days
An initial assessment interview will be conducted prior to acceptance for exam preparation course registration.
Business to business / B2B, corporate blended learning courses
A2, B1 and B2 courses are on offer, with attractive course packages which include: teaching material, course teaching, exam preparation and optional telc ALTE certified exam. Note the special offer for either registering 12 and bringing 14 students or registering 15 and bringing 18 students.
New courses and examination type for Berufssprache / work specific language in 2021
In 2021 telc GmbH will introduce new tailor-made examination for “Berufssprache” on level B1 and B2. The special courses will be rolled out in Germany, and our company is pleased to announce the adaption of the course material for the Indonesian market. Initially we plan to focus on technical and service related sectors, and these special courses will be of particular interest to Indonesian vocational schools seeking cooperation
with such schools / “Berufsschulen” in Germany.
Extended service for GERMAN language learners
- Editorial Work and research support for Bachelor, Master and PhD dissertations
- Consultation relating to study opportunities in tertiary education (without grants)
- Coaching and support for individual job seekers, e.g. mock interview
- Introducing German government linked databases for job advertisements, writing a motivation
letter, exploring a career path, safety issues, pros and cons of Germany, cost of living, social
security system, testimonials, contacts with other Indonesians in similar circumstances, visa
requirements, translation and legalisation of documents, and emergency contacts etc.