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Learn Foreign Languages at Zessko

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Foreign language education at Zessko follows clearly defined quality standards:

  • It is specific to higher education and oriented toward competences and active learning.
  • It is integrated into degree program modules or Studiumplus and subject to their accreditation guidelines.
  • For UNIcert courses, the University of Potsdam and Zessko hold the UNcert® quality label.
  • The language courses are taught only by qualified teaching staff with a higher education degree.
  • Further training for the teaching staff at regular intervals and course evaluations are a matter of course for us.
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Linguistic Entrance Examinations

For which languages are entrance examinations offered? When will they take place? Are they compulsory? How are they structured? You can find all the important details here.

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Language Practice in Degree Programs

Your language training in philological and other degree programs will be provided by Zessko. – Information on the relevant modules

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Foreign Language as a Key Competence - UNIcert Training

With the higher education-specific UNIcert training program, you can learn a foreign language as a key competence at Zessko. What is UNIcert and what are the benefits? – Find out more here.

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Prepare for a Study Abroad Period or an Internship Abroad

Zessko will help you with linguistic and intercultural preparation for a study abroad period or an internship abroad.

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Language Practice for International Exchange Students

If you are an exchange student in Potsdam, you can continue to learn German at Zessko and, under certain conditions, other languages as well.

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Forms of Learning at Zessko

You can learn languages at Zessko in different formats – in groups, in tandems, with learning counseling...