(e-)February Intensive Courses

One course phase within 3 weeks!

With our February Intensive Courses for foreign languages you will be able to cover one course phase within three weeks and receive 2-3 ECTS credits.

You can choose between a course location-independent e-language course (online) or a language course on-site on campus (offline).

Our courses are open for everyone starting from the age of 16. Benefit from our many years of expertise and our experienced teachers who will support you on your language learning journey.

Course Dates

  • 05.02. – 22.02.2024  |  Registration open until 30.01.2024

Bonus for new customers: 10% off your next language course

Are you new to the Language Center? You are very welcome!

All new customers in the February Intensive Foreign Language Course will receive a 10% discount on their next course booking!

The promotion applies to all participants attending a language course at the Language Center for the first time in February 2024. The 10% discount is redeemable on the next course booking* in 2024 for a foreign language of your choice (German and Latin courses excluded). You will receive the discount code by e-mail after the start of the course. 

*Course bookings financed by funding institutions (AMS, waff, etc.) or companies are excluded.

Duration: 3 weeks, 39 units per week
Intensity: 4x/week, Monday- Thursday
Teaching units per day: 4 (Mon), 3 (Tue, Wed, Thu)
Course time: evenings

1 teaching unit = 45 minutes

Regular course fee: EUR 464 per course

Teaching materials are not included in the course fee. They are available at the bookstore Facultas am Campus.

Discounts:

  • for Austrian pupils, students and employees of the University of Vienna aswell as the Medical University: 25%
  • for recipients of federal aid for students (at the University of Vienna): 50%
  • for members of the Alumni Association of the University of Vienna: 10%

Further information on discounts

  • You will learn in a group of 10–16 students and benefit from personal support by the instructor. 

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  • The courses take place in our premises on the Campus of the University of Vienna and facilities in the surrounding area, see also Our Course Locations.
  • You will learn in a group of 10–16 students and benefit from personal support by the instructor. 
  • To participate in our online courses you need a stable internet connection (10 MBit/s Download, 5 MBit/s Upload. If you are unsure of the internet speed at your specific location, please check your connection here: https://www.speedtest.net). 
  • You will need a device with a microphone, speakers/headphones, a webcam and an (external) keyboard so that you can also perform your written tasks in the best possible way. You will work with word documents and other word-processing programs.
  • As virtual classroom, we use the external provider Zoom.
  • Please note that the indicated course time corresponds to the local time in Vienna / Austria (CEST/UTC+2). Before registering, please check the time zone difference at your local time and register for the course schedule most convenient for your location. If you need assistance, click here

Course phases

The semester course covers 1 course phase.

ECTS

For a positive transcript, you are awarded ECTS (European Credit Transfer System):

  • 2 ECTS for the A1–A2 levels
  • 3 ECTS for levels B1 and higher

The decision regarding recognition (or non-recognition) of ECTS points (credits) lies with your university’s or institutes’ Study Program Administration [Studienprogrammleitung].

Please find here further information on disability-friendly exams.

Prior to course commencement, the Language Center offers assessment tests.

Self-assessment is also possible, based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) level descriptions.

Registration can be carried out online or directly at the office of the Language Center of the University.