Course Period 3


08.08.2022 - 20.08.2022

Elke Renner

Born in Wels/Upper Austria, after her commercial college degree she worked for 14 years in the export-management division (Salzburg, Switzerland, Belgium), back in Austria she studied German Language and Literature with focus on “German as a Foreign Language”.

Teaching experience at different institutions, e.g. in the AIFS-Programme and at Verona Summer School. Since 2001 teacher for German at the Language Center of the Salzburg University as well as since 2005 at the department of Germanistics.

The course includes an introduction to German phonetics and the acquisition of a basic vocabulary from the sphere of music and day-to-day subject matter relevant to the various levels (e.g. the ability to talk about oneself and others, placing orders in restaurants, shopping etc.), as well as information about the region and intercultural aspects. In this course small groups are taught skills such as listening, reading, writing and above all speaking, as well as grammatical structures.

The German course is particularly recommended to students in the singing classes.
Reduced course fee (80€) for singers.