GERMAN AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
German is an important language in this world and there are many reasons why you might want to learn the language.
You and your family are posted to Germany, or your child should learn the language of its grandparents living in Germany, there are many reasons why the very young might want to learn the German language.
Rather than a German language course, for the very young, we offer a play-group in which they can experience their first encounter with the German language in a stimulating environment and learn the basics through song, play and interaction with each other and our teachers.
You have opted for German as your second or third foreign language in secondary school or JC or you have opted for the German language as your choice as mother tongue in lieu in primary school.
At Agape School of Education, we provide German language courses in line with MOELC’s curriculum. Taught by our experienced native German speaking teachers, you will be set on a path to success in your German study.
Ever fancied studying Engineering in Germany or the violin in Vienna? If you plan to pursue studies at one of the many top quality universities in Germany, Austria or Switzerland, you would need the German language not only to follow the lectures but also to fully function in your daily life.
We at Agape School of Education are able to better equip you with the language and cultural skills necessary to make the best of your overseas study through our German language courses and to have an enjoyable experience over there while you are studying.
You work in a German company in Singapore or are doing business with somebody from the third largest global economy and need to get a better understanding of the traditions, culture, etiquettes, behavior and the language itself.
We at Agape School of Education can help you better navigate the German office culture and traditions through our language courses and will equip you with the language skills necessary for a successful overseas working assignment in headquarters. Our individual courses are ideal for the demands of a flexible learning environment needed for the working people and to tailor for your specific demands and requirements. Just ask us about the individual German classes and we are happy to accommodate your needs.
You may intend to use German on a more personal basis because you have relatives or friends in Germany, Switzerland or Austria that require you to develop German language proficiency before moving to Europe to meet them.
We at Agape School of Education will help you with your German language requirements through our German language courses; we will also help you to avoid some of the cultural pitfalls that intercontinental relationships and family-life will throw at you through our experienced German teachers.
You plan for a holiday in the German speaking countries, skiing in Switzerland or Austria, culture travels through Germany, Austria and Switzerland, or summer holidays along the many lakes and rivers in Germany and Austria; wherever you go, it is good to know the German language and the people in the three main German speaking countries: Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
We at Agape School of Education will help to equip you with the basics of the German language that are essential for daily life communications while being on a holiday. From greetings and hotel check-ins to food and beverage, we will cover topics that are relevant for you in our regular German language courses or you might prefer us to tailor the course to your needs. Get in touch with us for more information.
We can help you learn German
It is an official language in 6 countries and a co-official language in a number of regions and countries around the world, some as far away from Germany as Brazil, Argentina or Namibia
German ranks in the top 10 of most studied languages of the world (www.mosalingua.com and www.wikipedia.org) and also of the most influential languages of the world (www.list25.com)
1/10 of all books (including e-books) are published in German language, which makes it number 3 globally after Chinese and English (www.vistawide.com)
Did you know that the voice of Harrison Ford is unknown by German movie-goers? His voice has been synchronized by 9 different voice actors in German cinemas where nearly all movies are shown in a dubbed German version, hardly any movies are shown in the original language.
German internet domains .de are consistently ranked in the top 5 globally by sheer number, even beating .net or .org…
German is the third most widely used language on the internet (www.wikipedia.org)
The longest German word had been ‘Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz’ with 63 letters, although it was officially put out of use in 2013. However, as a language, it still exists, therefore is still the longest word in German language. It should come as no surprise that this word is from the area of law and politics…
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At Agape School of Education, we offer special second language courses for children who have received the Ministry of Education (MOE) approval for their child to study German as a Mother Tongue in Lieu. Our courses are based on the MOE syllabus and taught by teachers who have experience with the local system.
We offer German language courses structured to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) adopted for German. These courses are for adults as well as teenagers who want to learn German, plan to get a certificate in German proficiency and include preparation courses for the various proficiency tests (A1, A2, B1, B2).
At Agape School of Education, we also offer German language courses based on the Cambridge Certificate (GCE ‘O’ and ‘A’ levels) adopted by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and its Language Centers (MOELC). These courses are tailor-made for students who take German as a second or third language option in their curriculum.
For Primary students who take German as mother tongue in lieu, we offer German language courses based on the requirements of Ministry of Education and its Language Centers (MOELC) and in cooperation with the primary schools the student attends.
For the very young children (3-6 years old), we offer programs that range from playtime in the German language environment to preparing them for the German language and culture when they are ready for entrance to primary schools. This provides possibly the very first exposure to the German language and culture.
Need something special that goes above and beyond the standard German language courses? Should you have special requests that are very detailed and focused, we would customize the course materials to meet your learning objectives. The contents will be highly individual and tailor-made. Therefore, please contact us directly so that we could further assist you or see what we can offer you that goes beyond normal course work.
German culture forms an integral part of our German language courses and teaching, not only in our course material but also in additional information provided by our teachers through anecdotes, music, news and games. Students’ testimonies speak of the success and variety in our German language courses. Want to read directly what they think about us?
Our German teachers are native speakers who would share their extensive knowledge and offer a wide range of insights into the German language and culture. Let us introduce them to you.
If you are interested in studying or working in Germany, it is important that you have a good grasp of the German language. The Goethe-Zertifikat is an internationally recognised test of proficiency offered in Singapore. Agape School of Education has organised effective and holistic exam preparation courses to help you to success. Contact us now for more information!
Are you hoping to take up a new language under the MOELC? Ace their highly selective Admissions test with our targeted and effective preparatory course. We have over 10 years of experience in coaching our students to attain success! Contact us for more details now.
At the German Desk of Agape School of Education, you would have the opportunities to learn the German language and culture through the various German language programs, as well as receive all assistance and enquiries that you might have regarding the German language and culture.
Send your enquiries to [email protected] so that we could provide you with more information on our German language courses.