C1 listening and speaking


  • 4 weeks, 12 lessons
  • 4 x Thursdays, 5:15 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
  • including learning materials
  • Location: Dortmund or online
  • Registration deadline: 14 days before the course
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C1 Listening & Speaking specialty course

In the special course C1 Listening & Speaking you can prepare for the oral DSH or telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule . The main purpose of the course is to develop communicative oral skills: speaking and listening comprehension. In addition, the course gives you the opportunity to expand your vocabulary, deal with lexical difficulties in the German academic language and apply the newly learned expressions in practice.

Your daily C1 listening and speaking lessons with us look like this:

  • Training of listening comprehension and exam preparation at level C1
  • Developing listening strategies
  • Practice of different types of tasks
  • Use of model tests with diverse and appealing exercises
  • further expansion of your vocabulary
  • Extension of the syntactic and stylistic means
  • Acquisition of argumentative action strategies
  • active training in speaking and listening

In the course of the course you will practice your listening comprehension and your communicative skills in an action-oriented manner and practice them in a targeted manner in academic communication situations.
After successfully completing our C1 Listening & Speaking special course, you will gain more confidence in the free conducting of conversations on a variety of topics.


  • Participants who have good language skills at C1 level and want to deepen, refresh and improve their knowledge.
  • Particularly suitable for participants who want to study at a German university, improve their writing skills and prepare for a written exam (e.g. DSH, telc C1 Hochschule, TestDaF)

Requirements / previous knowledge:

German language skills at C1 level


  • Language of instruction: German
  • Individual, group and partner work
  • communicative role play


The perfect German teaching team consists of lecturers with extensive teaching experience and intercultural competence.

Teaching materials:

The exercise material is provided in the course. These are selected effective exercises with illustrative examples to consolidate the knowledge acquired, such as various listening exercises, speech and vocabulary exercises, mini-dialogues and communicative games, etc.

Work at home:

You get homework. These will be discussed and corrected on the next day of class.

Additionally for the online course:

With our online C1 Listening & Speaking special course, you can learn from the comfort of your own home and achieve your desired learning goal in a timely manner.

What to expect:

  • Interactive live online lessons in the virtual classroom with video and audio
  • Professional German learning with qualified, experienced DaF teachers

For the online course you need:

  • stable internet connection
  • Computer or laptop with camera
  • microphone
  • possibly headphones

Our DaF teachers have a lot of experience in teaching the German language and are well versed in using the respective online tools. They know how to make online lessons diverse and goal-oriented, how to motivate participants to do interactive exercises and how to make optimal use of the advantages of online lessons.

In the online German course from Perfekt Deutsch you work with modern software that is free of charge for you. You can either order your GFL textbook as a print version in bookshops or you can work with an interactive digital version.

What you will learn in C1 listening & speaking:

  • how to communicate confidently in German in academic situations
  • how to discuss challenging current issues
  • how you can give short presentations spontaneously
  • how you can practice free speaking in German efficiently and successfully even after completing the special course at Perfect German

Course content in the C1 Listening & Speaking special course:

  • Most of the course content relates to the academic context.

    In the C1 Listening & Speaking special course, you can expand your language skills and work techniques that are relevant for the language tests and university courses and apply them in numerous exercise sequences.

    With regard to the partial competence of oral communication, the following is taught and practiced:

    • Presentation techniques
    • Feedback strategies
    • Discussion techniques
    • etc.

    With regard to the listening comprehension sub-competence, the following is taught and practiced.

    • Strategies for listening comprehension (e.g. finding the most important audio text passages, recognizing structural words, etc. )
    • Exercises in the transcription technique
    • effective design of an oral exam

    The specific course focus is determined by the teacher at the beginning of the course. The previous knowledge of the course participants is decisive.

This is included in the C1 listening & speaking course:

12 teaching units

with trained DaF teachers

DaF lessons

at C1 level (GER)

individual error analysis

by Perfekt Deutsch teachers

Certificate of attendance

for submission to the authorities, for the purchase of the Youngticket, for enrollment

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    • Start: every 2 months
    • Сapacity: 12 lessons
    • Schedule: 4 x Fridays, 17: 15-19:30
    • Course location: Dortmund or online
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