Summer School :: Ages 14 - 17
Learn German @ Berlin Westend School
Ages 14 - 17
You are looking for an INTENSIVE German course in Berlin? Then have a look at this summer school! Here you have a choice: 4 or 5 German lessons per day (the other GLS summer schools in Berlin include 4 lessons). Don't think more work equals less fun, on the contrary: You will learn German with teenagers from all over the planet, and you will all live together on the school's campus. The standard is high, with 2-bed rooms, each with its own bath. You´ll find it easy to make new friends, the school is a perfect home base for venturing out into Berlin: It is located just west of the city center and and it won´t take you more than 20 minutes to get into the VERY heart of Berlin.
Daily activities in Berlin and a one day trip on the weekend included.
West of the city center of Berlin, near the Olympic stadium and a metro-station
The summer school uses the campus of one of Berlin´s associations for young people. The campus includes on-site accommodation in modern guesthouses, classrooms, cafeteria with terrace and sports fields for streetball, soccer, a high rope course and an indoor sports hall
- 20 or 25 lessons à 45 minutes/week with a max of 12 students per class
- 4 levels: beginners, elementary, intermediate, advanced
- international classes with students from Mexico, Poland, Spain, France, Bulgaria, Denmark, Russia, Norway, England, France, Italy, Greece, Portugal, the US and many other countries.
In the school's residence, 2-bed rooms with own shower and WC, full board in the cafeteria
Activities & Excursions:
- 2 activities daily in international groups: sports and socializing on campus, sightseeing in Berlin and Potsdam
- 1 full day day excursion per week
Members of GLS staff stay with you in the summer school and take care of you.
Sample week at the Berlin Westend Summer School
|Sunday||arrival until 5 pm, introduction and language test, welcome evening|
|Monday||German lessons||Boat trip around Museum Island||barbecue|
|Tuesday||German lessons||Berlin Tiergarten & relaxing at Lake Neuer See||games|
|Wednesday||German lessons||Badminton or cycling tour||video evening|
|Thursday||German lessons||Berlin Wall and walk along River Spree||showtime|
|Friday||German lessons||Museum at Checkpoint Charly||showtime|
|Saturday||full-day excursion to Potsdam and Castle Sanssouci||cinema|
|Sunday||departure or swimming||party|
The Berlin Westend School has room for 60 students. Students come from up to 30 countries.
You can meet some of them online in our summer camps community: Check the MEMBERS to see if there are others from your country going to GLS.
When you enroll, you´ll get the GLS password, and then you can contact everybody.
Termine & Preise
|BERLIN WESTEND (14 - 17 years)||25 JUN - 13 AUG 2017|
|20 lessons||25 lessons||Arrival / departure SUN|
|1 week||955 €||1020 €|
|2 weeks||1750 €||1880 €|
|3 weeks||2580 €||2775 €|
|+ 1 week||830 €||895 €|
- 20 or 25 lessons/week
- 2 activities/day
- 1 excursions/week
- on campus accommodation: 2 bed rooms, own shower/WC
- full board
- transfer from Berlin airports and stations on Sundays 8 am - 10 pm
- Insurance (medical, luggage, liability)
- 24 hour tutoring by GLS staff on campus
- public transportation 2 - 4 weeks: ca. 60/80 EUR
- extra day: 100 EUR
- extra transfer out of schedule: 80 EUR one way