Foreign languages FAQ

This page will answer your frequently asked questions about our foreign language courses (Languages other than German). If you can’t find the answer to a specific question here, you might find the answer in one of our other FAQ pages or send us an email?

How large are the groups?

Maximum of eight students, so we recommend that you reserve a space early.

How long is a teaching hour at PROLOG?

An hour is a teaching hour: 45 minutes. We normally take a 15 minute break after two teaching hours.

How well qualified are the teachers?

Our teachers are all university graduates with years of experience in adult education. For example, you will learn Chinese with trained Chinese teachers and English with experienced, academically trained teachers from Great Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Eire or the USA.

If I've already spent time learning the language: How do I find the right course for me?

Talk to us about taking a placement test. To be on the safe side, you can also take a non-binding test hour for a class at your level.

Will I get a certificate?

At the end of your course, you will receive a detailed certificate outlining the type of course you took, the level you have reached and details of your personal learning success. This certificate is widely accepted as proof of your foreign language abilities.

Do I get a discount if I book serveral courses at the same time?

Yes, for every extra course you book, you will receive a 10% discount and the registration fee does not apply.

What discounts do you offer?

If you pay your course fees in full before the start of your course, we offer a 2% discount on the total fee. Students, school pupils, the unemployed and pensioners will all receive a 10% discount upon proof of their status.


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