LESSONS FOR BEGINNERS AND ADVANCED
If you want to learn German from scratch or keep up your existing language skills, we have a range of courses to suit your needs. Regardless of your level of German - beginner, intermediate or advanced - we will help you to develop and improve your skills in our German language classes.
German Language Classes has been providing German courses for adult students in Perth for more than ten years. We deliver professional classes that are interactive, use current and stimulating teaching materials. We also provide you with an insight into current German culture and affairs.
Our NOR classes are held at Carine SHS in the northern suburbs of Perth on Tuesday and Wednesday nights, our SOR classes are held at Leeming SHS in the southern suburbs of Perth on Thursday nights.
Our language classes are taught by fully qualified teachers, who have successfully taught German to hundreds of students in Perth. We aim to make our German language lessons a fun and enjoyable experience and cater for a range of learning backgrounds and skills.
The limits of my language are the limits of my world.
- Ludwig Wittgenstein -
Please click on the course names in red to see a description of course contents for each class.
To have another language
is to possess a second soul.
- Charlemagne -
GERMAN LANGUAGE CLASSES WA team is lead by Isabel von Prollius.
WE ARE ALL FULLY QUALIFIED TEACHERS AND HAVE YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN LANGUAGE TEACHING IN THE SCHOOL SYSTEM AND IN ADULT EDUCATION IN GERMANY AND AUSTRALIA.
We know how to teach German!
ISABEL VON PROLLIUS, MANDY STANGE, KATHARINA (AKA KÄTHE) ANANDA, ANTJE BAYER, STEFFI LANGER-KOOL, JITKA HOFER
Isabel has a teaching degree from Tuebingen University and has taught at high schools in the Black Forest and Perth. She has been working at German Language Classes WA for nearly 15 years. Isabel is also a NAATI certified translator and has assisted many German-Australian couples with their visa applications. She is passionate about raising her family bilingually and loves cooking and baking great German food.
Mandy: Guten Tag. My name is Mandy and I grew up and studied in Hannover. I first came to Australia in 2014 and have been teaching German to students in primary and secondary schools since. I started teaching adult learners in 2017 and thoroughly enjoy it. Apart from teaching I am passionate about travelling, reading and doing sports.
Käthe (sounds a bit like CARE-Taker) is originally from Erfurt, in the heart of Germany. She gained a Bachelor in Economics and Mandarin at UWA, then completed a GradDip in teaching at ECU. She now teaches Mandarin and Mathematics at high school as well as German. She has always been passionate about languages and has studied several from a very young age. She is an avid practitioner of yoga and admires her cat’s amazing natural skills.
Antje was born and bred in Berlin, where she also studied and gained her teaching degree at Humboldt University. She has been teaching English, German and Physical Education for 15 years and in various parts of this world, namely London, Rio de Janeiro and of course Berlin. When she is not teaching, she can be found riding waves, ploughing through the sand of Perth's beach volleyball courts or trying to explore as many of this world's wondrous places as she possibly can.
Being the daughter of two teachers it is no surprise that Steffi followed into their footsteps. She completed a Bachelor of Social Work first before studying to become a German teacher specialising in teaching 'German as a Second Language'. Steffi has been teaching German and English since 2002. She started off at the 'Volkshochschule' (TAFE) in Coburg, where she taught students from all over the world from A1 (Beginner level) - C2 (Advanced). Steffi is passionate about teaching and learning and she loves sharing her passion for the German language and amazing culture and history.
Jitka is originally from the Czech Republic, where she gained her university degree in teaching German and Physical Education. She then lived in Austria (Graz) for 12 years, where she pursued further studies and taught at high school. Following this, she lived in Germany (Stuttgart) for six years, teaching high school students, refugees and other adult students. In 2019, Jitka came to Australia to study for a master’s degree in counselling and psychotherapy. Here in Perth, she is now teaching students between 4 and 76 years of age. She is passionate about teaching, sport, travelling & adventure, music, art, reading, meeting people and getting to know new things.