Five New Classes in July for Adults and Kids

July is sizzling hot for German studies at the German Institute for the Southwest – we are offering five new online classes this month: a conversation/literature class for adults, a fairy tale class for our little beginners of German, a story time class for native and advanced German-speaking kids, and two classes for young persons, one for beginners, and one for advanced speakers.  Enroll now, classes start on July 6, 2020.

  • Literatur des Vormaerz – Literature of the Age of Metternich – conversation/literature class for advanced German speakers – B2/C1 level – 4 week class
  • A Stroll into Fairy Land – fairy tales for young children (5-8 years of age) – no prior knowledge of German required – 4 week class
  • Heldenmut und Götterwut – The Courage of Heroes and the Rage of Gods – course for children with knowledge of German (6-8 years of age) – 5 week course
  • “Alle unter einem DACHL” – a trip through Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Liechtenstein – beginning German for young persons  (9-16 years of age) – no prior knowledge of German required – 5 week course
  • Die Deutsche Märchenstrasse – a Journey through the Life and Works of the Brothers Grimm – German course for young people (9-16 years of age) with knowledge of German – 5 week course

For information on these courses, please click the blue hyperlink in the paragraphs above.  General information on classes for adults can be found here:, and for children and teenagers here:

We also offer private instruction for young people who wish to get a head start for their German classes at their regular school in the fall.  Please contact us at or call 713-822-4257.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, online registration for these classes will be available later this week.  Please drop us a line at to let us know for which class you wish to register, so that we can send you additional information.

Dates for fall classes will be posted next week.  Have a wonderful July 4 weekend, and stay safe!