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Intermediate German I

Strengthen your German language skills and cultural competency with this Intermediate German course. Intermediate German I covers the first two chapters in the “Denk Mal” textbook.

Work one-on-one with an instructor, mapping out together a customized schedule that fits your needs (usually 8-12 weeks per course).

Required Textbook:
“Denk Mal!” Third Edition (Used for Intermediate German I-V online)
ISBN: 978-1-54330-442-8
Price: $214.80

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

  • Word Order: Statements and Questions
  • Present tense of regular and irregular verbs
  • Nominative and accusative cases
  • Pronouns and possessive adjectives.
  • Dative and genitive cases
  • Prepositions
  • Das Perfekt; separable and inseparable prefix verbs
  • Das Präteritum
  • Coordinating, adverbial, and subordinating conjunctions
  • Relative pronouns and clauses

Course Outline/Topics

Vocabulary includes: Persönlichkeit, Familienstand, Beziehungen, Gefühle, Lokalitäten, Wegbeschreibungen, die Leute, Aktivitäten, Probleme, zum Beschreiben, Kino, Rundfunk und Fernsehen, die (Massen)medien, die Medienleute, die Presse.


German IV or equivalent experience.


This is a noncredit 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: 7781-13160

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

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