Whether you would like to learn German for the first time, build or brush up on your knowledge of the language, or if you are interested in German-speaking cultures, you have come to the right place! The Goethe Society WA offers a range of language classes for both adults and as well as a rich calendar of cultural events.
Our dedicated children’s classes are for anyone from 5-year-olds to WACE students. Our instructors are all native speakers and experienced teachers who present the German language in a playful and interactive way. Our adult classes are also taught exclusively by native speakers and cater for all levels of adult learners with beginners’, intermediate and advanced courses. So everyone has the chance to learn German at the Goethe Society, regardless of age or whether you just want to learn a few sentences or speak like a local.
If you are interested in working or studying in a German speaking country, the Goethe Society also offers the chance get your German recognised by sitting one of a number of internationally recognised exams.
We also put on a range of cultural events for our members, which are also open to the public. These include public lectures, theatre performances, film nights, concerts, discussion groups, readings… and much more.
The Goethe Society has its own library, too. The library is on campus at the University of Western Australia. Members in search of a certain literary classic, or who simply want to browse therefore have access to a range of German-language literature.