Freiburg, Germany

Medical German

when 4 September 2017 - 29 September 2017
language German
duration 4 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 650

This course is intended for medical employees and medical students who want to improve their general German skills with a special focus on communication in a medical environment and the usage of medical terminology. Course contents will include medical case studies and simulations, medical evidence terminology, hospital experience, intercultural communication, doctor-patient talks as well as the discussion of patient treatments. The morning course consists of a total of 72 (18 x 4) hours. The lessons can be complemented by daily practise at the Language Lab and by attending an exercise course in the afternoons. Day trips to the Black Forest and the Alsace Region of France are offered in addition to a varied program in and around Freiburg, organized by our dedicated student tutors.

Course leader

All our German language teachers are highly qualified and experienced native speakers.

Target group

This course requires a good to very good knowledge of German with a language level of B2 and higher.

Course aim

A Transcript of Records including your grade, your personal language level and your ECTS credit points will show your performances.

Credits info

4 EC
Up to 6 ECTS credit points can be issued by daily practise at the modern Language Lab and by attending seminars or lectures in the afternoon.

Fee info

EUR 650: The course fee includes learning materials, access to the university PC pools and internet, as well as leisure activities.
EUR 300: Single rooms student dormitories or in shared private flats in Freiburg may be arranged upon request.


Reduced fee for ERASMUS students.