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German IV

For those who have finished German III or have studied German before. Emphasis on conversational skills, grammatical structure and reading. German IV covers the last three chapters (10, 11 & 12) in the “Sag Mal” textbook.

German IV is also available online! Work one-on-one with an instructor, mapping together a customized schedule that fits your needs (usually 8-12 weeks per course).

Face-to-Face Required Textbook:
“Sag Mal,” Second Edition (Used for German I-IV)
ISBN: 978-1-68004-426-3
Price: $222.00

Online Required Textbook:
“Sag Mal,” Second Edition (Used for German I-IV online)
ISBN: 978-1-68004-428-7
Price: $252.00

Do not purchase materials from other stores. Passcodes for VHL’s online resources are required and are only available through Vista Higher Learning.

This course can be applied to the German Language Certificate.


Ann-Christin Kloth

Ann-Christin Kloth

Ann-Christin Kloth was born and raised in Germany. She holds a degree in business management and engineering from Hochschule für Medien University. After working with diverse companies in marketing and sales as an executive, she decided to become a full-time ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

You learn how to:

  • Discuss places and businesses around town
  • Form sentences using future tense (Futur I and Futur II)
  • Ask and give directions
  • Discuss job applications, qualifications and job interviews
  • Talk about nature and outdoor activities
  • Form sentences using passive voice

Course Outline/Topics

Vocabulary focuses on subordinating conjunctions, relative pronouns and adjective endings, as well as phrases used to discuss running errands, nationality, careers and professions, and pollution and the environment.


Completion and comprehension of German III or equivalent content


This is a noncredit personal enrichment program. Progress and courses completed are marked by Continuing Education Units. CEUs are not transferable to college or university transcripts.

Date: Open enrollment - register any time

Delivery Method: Online

Platform: Canvas

Instructor: Ann-Christin Kloth

Fee: $350

Discounts Available

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Osher members receive 10% discount. Contact the the Languages Department at 414-227-3118 or


Receive a 10% discount as a member of the Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee Organization.

Early registration discounts will subtract automatically from the fee if the registration is submitted prior to the deadline. All other discounts require the code in the left column to be entered on the registration form. Only one discount code can be entered on a registration form.


Discounts Available

CEUs: 2.0

Program Number: 7781-13155

Note: Dates on your registration will reflect FY 2021. You will be contacted by your instructor within 1-3 business days to arrange your custom schedule.

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