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German Immersion Course - For Students in master degree programmes

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Beschreibung: The German Immersion Course is an intensive and demanding full time course (30 ECTS-Credits/ semester, 14 hours of teaching per week) and is held over two semesters. It ends at level B2+ and is credited as “Ergänzungsprüfung Deutsch”.

The full-time course will take place over a period of 2 semesters (1st semester A1/A2, 2nd semester B1/B2+) and begins in October 2017, allowing students to attain the B2+ level in German within 2 semesters.

Who can do this?
The course is for highly motivated students who have an admission to a Master’s degree program at JKU and who wish to learn German intensively

1) to speed-up the start of their studies in a German-language degree program at JKU

2) to increase job prospects in Upper Austria after graduating from an English-language Master’s degree program.

General Conditions
1) Admission to a Master’s program at JKU is required.

2) All students are charged the mandatory tuition fees plus the course fee of €250 per semester.
   The fees have to be paid at the beginning of each semester.

3) If you pass 30 ECTS within the first 2 terms of your regular study program, 50% of the course fee will be reimbursed.

4) The course is an intensive and demanding full-time course (30 ECTS/semester; 14 hours of teaching per week); 100% attendance is needed from the beginning. It requires intensive effort by students in order to obtain a B2+-level within two semesters only and we suggest that you take no more than 2 additional courses from your master program

5) Successful completion of the course will be accepted by JKU as equivalent to the “Ergänzungsprüfung Deutsch”.

Application Documents
1) Completed Application Form (see below)
2) CV
3) Letter of Motivation
4) Copy of the admission document (Bescheid “Zulassung zum Studium”)

Application Deadline
* academic year - September 10th, 2017
extended unil September 18th, 2017


Ms. Lisa Pachlatko - fachsprachen(/\t)