Germany

  Tools for refugees/migrants

TOOL TYPE: Mobile App
DEVELOPED BY: Rosetta Stone Ltd
OPERATOR/TEACHER: immigrant
DESCRIPTION: This app is available only on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
TAUGHT LANGUAGE: Greek + 23 Languages
WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE TOOL AVAILABLE IN?
English
DOES THIS TOOL COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It tracks the progress of each user and based on words/phrases learned classifies the level of learner

DOES IT PROVIDE A FINAL CERTIFICATE? Not Specified

WHICH LANGUAGE SKILLS DOES IT ALLOW TO TRAIN (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)

Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing

IS IT A FREE TOOL? Yes

DO YOU NEED TO LOG IN? Yes

Online School

German Language A1: Learn German For Beginners!

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: Julia Krist
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: The course will start by introducing you to the German alphabet and work our way up to learning German Grammar, Vocabulary, & Conversation. Apart from the 31 grammar lectures, this course also includes 17 animated videos to learn basic German conversations as well as the vocabulary. It is an interactive course with a lot of varied input.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If SO, WHICH LEVELS are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

A1

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

German A2 - German for advanced beginners

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: Julia Krist
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this course you will learn all grammar you need for the A2 level. This course also includes one video which will show and prepare you for the speaking and writing part of the A2 German language certification.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A2
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, reading, writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

German B1 - Intermediate German

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Julia Krist
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: The course will start by introducing you to probably the easiest part of the B1 German grammar and work your way up to learning more intermediate German Grammar & the German Culture. Apart from the 79 grammar lectures, this course also includes 5 videos about German idioms. German culture, the German Educational System, German celebrations as well as tips on how to learn languages more efficiently. This course also includes one video which will show and prepare you for the speaking part of the B1 German language certification. 
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? B1
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

 

German Made Simple: A Complete Course for Serious Learners

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: Ingo Depner
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This course covers all four basic skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing at your own pace. Grammar and vocabulary are taught through texts and dialogues based on everyday situations ranging from talking about interests and hobbies, daily routines to ordering food in a restaurant and making a doctor's appointment.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Absolute beginners only

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

German for beginners (A1)

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Juliane Nery
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This course will give you a stable foundation for your endeavour of learning German. Video lessons will guide you through lectures which are clearly structured, building up on each other and versatile, including not only grammar explanations, but also a lot of video-guided exercises, vocabulary, additional information.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Best way to learn German - Full Beginner German Course (A1)

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Sandra P.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this course there are 7 units, each one with a specific theme. Each unit has between 10 and 15 individual lessons, most of them being under 5 minutes. Everything is split up into bite-size pieces.You get a lot of useful vocabulary, example sentences, real-life dialogue and grammar delivered in an easy to understand and not too overwhelming way. After every lesson, you will have an exercise. There are also regular Assignments, where you will get feedback and guidance.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learn German Language: Complete German Course - Beginners

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: AbcEdu Online
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this course the native German speaking teacher covers the following topics: German speaking, German pronunciation, German writing, German grammar rules and patterns, German vocabulary, German conversation and communication skills. The interactive board and the subtitles help the visual learners and the immersion method used for teaching German accelerates the learning speed, the comprehension of the spoken German and the fluency. 
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German, English, Spanish, Italian
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-A2

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learn German Language: Complete German Course - Intermediate

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: AbcEdu Online
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: In this course the native German speaking teacher covers the following topics: German vocabulary, German grammar rules (intermediary-advanced), German pronunciation, German syntax, famous Germans, a brief history of Germany, German dialects, German writing and many teaching German exercises. The interactive board helps the visual learners and the method used for teaching accelerates the learning speed, the comprehension of the spoken German and the fluency.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German, English, Spanish, Italian
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

B1

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learn German Language: German Course - Upper Intermediate

Tool type: Online School 
Developed by: AbcEdu Online
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this course the native German speaking teacher covers the following topics: German vocabulary, writing a personal / formal / business letter, writing an application, writing a CV, conducting a job interview, interview tips and questions, etiquette at the workplace, house order, German states, cultural particularities in Germany / Austria / Switzerland. The interactive board helps the visual learners and the method used for teaching accelerates the learning speed, the comprehension of the spoken German and the fluency.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German, English, Spanish, Italian
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided
(<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

B2
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes

Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) l

Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing

Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

German language course- Beginners A1

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Tareq Shafakoj
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: The course is a good start to your German language learning journey. You will learn the necessary grammar, phrases and vocabulary that you will need throughout your journey of learning the German language.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided
(<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

A1
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Deutsch Intensiv - Intensive German Course for Beginners

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Kamil Pakula
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This course is pretty comprehensive. It contains all the basic areas of German grammar. Starting off with German spelling and pronunciation, touching upon all the main grammatical categories in the first sections and then going into much more detail in the following sections. The language I use is simple and should be easily understood by absolute beginners. This course is divided into 16 sections, each of them covering a broad topic subdivided into lectures. The pace is up to you, you can go through the easier parts faster and then take more time to study the more sophisticated ones.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Absolute beginners only

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

3 Minute German - Course 1 | Language lessons for beginners

Tool type: Online School
Developed by: Kieran Ball
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: The 3 Minute German courses will take you from a complete beginner to speaking German by the end of the first lesson. The way the method works is by giving you words and small phrases and showing you how to put them together to form your own sentences.
Taught language: German, French Italian, Spanish, Portugese
Which language is the tool available in? English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc) ? Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced

Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learn German for Beginners:An Immersive Language Journey

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: Germanix learning
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this German language course, you jump in at the deep end of language learning as the amount of content covered is enormous. It is designed interactive, entertaining and simply realistic. This course is suitable for complete beginners as well as people with already some knowledge of German. You will follow a storyline throughout the course.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided
(<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?

A1
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

German Beginner Course | Learn German fast and easy

Tool type: Online school
Developed by: German made fun
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This course is designed to help you learn German intuitively. In just four and a half hours you will learn German basics, easy German grammar topics and you will learn how to communicate is specific situations - for example when you're eating out, talking about your hobbies and many more.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Absolute Beginners Only

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening,Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

DEUTSCH ONLINE IN DER GRUPPE

Tool type: Online School
Developed by: Goethe Institut e.V.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This course is a complete german class with online live lessons in a group and individual excercises training all disciplines and levels.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German, English, Spanisch
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes

If SO, WHICH LEVELS are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B2

Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Learning Platform / Portal

Babbel

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: Lesson Nine GmbH
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Babbel is a German subscription-based language learning app and e-learning platform, available in various languages since January 2008.
Taught language: 14 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? English, Spanish, french, italian, polish, portugese, swedish
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Beginner I, Beginner II,Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Independent
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Rosetta Stone

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: Rosetta Stone Inc.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Rosetta Stone Language Learning is proprietary computer-assisted language learning (CALL) software published by Rosetta Stone Inc. The software uses images, text, and sound to teach words and grammar by spaced repetition, without translation. Rosetta Stone calls its approach Dynamic Immersion.
Taught language: 28 lanugages including german
Which language is the tool available in? English, Spanish, french, italian, polish, portugese, chinese, korean, japanese, persian, filipino,
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? Depending on the language. German A1-C1
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Level 1- 5
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writitng) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? No
Do you need to log in? Yes

Memrise

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: Private people
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Memrise is a British language platform that uses spaced repetition of flashcards to increase the rate of learning.
Taught language: 19 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? 19 languages including german
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Level 1-7
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing
Is it a free tool? Free limited version available
Do you need to log in? No

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Seedlang

Tool type: Learning Platform
Developed by: Seedlang
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Seedlang is a language learning app that teaches German through interactive video flashcards. It teaches you the most useful 5000 German words in a vocab trainer, helps you drill German genders and introduces you to German grammar step by step in our interactive story decks. Seedlang also uses methods of spaced repetition to remind you of what you haven’t memorized yet and turn new learnings into long term memory.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If SO, WHICH LEVELS are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Speaking
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

Mondly languages

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: n.a.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Mondly is an EdTech company that develops a freemium language learning platform which includes a website and apps with free and paid courses for 33 languages.[1][2][3] The company also offers lessons in virtual and augmented reality.
Taught language: 33 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? 33 languages including german
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Beginner,  Intermediate, Advanced
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Free limited version available
Do you need to log in? Yes

LingQ

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: The Linguist Institute, Inc.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: LingQ's approach is setting up learning as a community platform with a huge media library rather than an interactive online language course. The users themselves take care of the learning content for each of the numerous target languages ​​by entering any texts and audio files from the Internet that they themselves are interested in. At the same time, this content is available to all other community users for self-study.
Taught language: 17 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? 17 languages including german
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Free limited version available
Do you need to log in? Yes

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Duolingo

Tool type: Application & Learning Platform
Developed by: Luis von Ahn, Severin Hacker
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description:  Duolingo is an American platform that includes a language-learning website and mobile app, as well as a digital language-proficiency assessment exam. The company uses the freemium model; the app and the website are accessible without charge, although Duolingo also offers a premium service for a fee
Taught language: 23 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? English, Spanish, French, Italian, Arabic, Chinese, Dutch, Portugese, Russian, Turkish
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Level 1-8
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) listening, reading, speaking
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

Podcast

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Podcast D

Tool type: Podcast
Developed by: Rosetta Stone Inc.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Radio D is a stand-alone audio language course which can be used either in conjunction with a teacher or without.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1, A2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writitng) Listening, Speaking
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Audio Trainer/ Deutsche Welle

Tool type: Podcast
Developed by: Deutsche Welle Radio
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A podcast series to learn german
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Videos

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24h Deutsch

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: Ida Kahlo
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A youtube channel to learn german grammar and vocabulary in cooperation with Goethe Institut and funded by Ministry of foreign affairs
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A2/B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading (speaking)
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Hallo Deutschschule

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: language school in zurich
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A youtube channel to learn german. A new video every sunday with different topics. Multiple languages for subtitles available
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? Subtitles in Arabic, Chinese, English, Greek, Indonesian, Polish, Portugese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Easy German

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: Easy Languags
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: The “Easy German” YouTube channel offers simple sentences in German, sentences for everyday life, idioms and grammar explanations. There are also interviews with people on the street on various cultural topics in Germany (with English subtitles)
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A2-B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)   Listening
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch lernen mit Herrn Antrim

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: Beginner German with Herr Antrim will help you learn the basics of the German language, German grammar and German vocabulary.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)?
Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch mit Maria

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: A youtube channel to learn german that focuses on vocabulary, grammar, verbs, pronunciation and exam preperations.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc) ?
Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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lingoni German

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: lingoni
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This Youtube Channel produces entertaining videos for English-speaking users, which are sorted according to language levels (A1-C2). In addition to videos on grammar or vocabulary, there are entertaining videos with tips for colloquial conversations or for avoiding the most common mistakes.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc) ?
A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch lernen

Tool type: Youtube Channel
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This Youtube Channel offers videos where you can listen to short stories and read them at the same time.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)?
A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Websites

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Deutsche Welle Deutsch Lernen

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Deutsche Welle Radio
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A website to learn german with different media
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? 30 languages
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch Info

Tool type: Website
Developed by: multiple partners
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: deutsch.info is a multilingual online platform for learning German - everywhere, at any time and for free! Besides online courses, grammar explanations, games and audio-visual materials, you'll find practical information about working and living in Germany and Austria as well as free teaching materials.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? Arabic, Czech, greek, english, spanish, farsi, french, finnish, croatian, hungarian, italian, lithuanian, polish, rumanian, russian, slovenian, slovakian, turkish, vietnamese
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

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DeutschTraining

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private people
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: With this website you can learn German vocabulary & grammar day by day with mindmaps, pictures and fun exercises.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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BBC languages

Tool type: Website
Developed by: BBC
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A website to learn german with different media
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Transparent.com

Tool type: Website
Developed by: transparent language
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Platform with free langugage-learning resources
Taught language: over 30 including german
Which language is the tool available in? English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

 

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Audio Lingua

Tool type:Website
Developed by: l'académie de Versaillesimmigrant
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This page provides a lot of short audio texts on many topics and for all language levels. You also have the option of selecting the listening texts for a certain language level.
Taught language: 13 languages including German
Which language is the tool available in? 13 languages including German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Slow German

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private Person, Annik Rubens
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Slow German is a private podcast for German learners, especially for advanced learners. There are many podcasts on interesting topics on the site. You can hear and read the podcasts.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English and German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch für Dich

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Goethe Institut e.V.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: On this website you have free access to extensive, interactive learning and exercise materials, receive learning tips and can exchange ideas with other comunity members.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes

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German is Easy

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Your Daily German is a blog for German learners that explores German grammar and expressions 
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Not divided by levels but by topics
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Pasch

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Multiple partners
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This website offers reading texts (partly with exercises, didactics, etc.) sorted by language level. There are also exercises for lessons.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

 

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German to go

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private Person.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: This website offers many materials and exercises on grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension, listening comprehension for German
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Märchen in leichter Sprache

Tool type: Website
Developed by: NDR national broadcaster
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This website has a number of German fairy-tales rewritten in simple language, so even absolute beginners can enjoy these classic tales. Bonus: They all come with slow professional audio narration.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? All in simple language
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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The German Project

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This website offers well-known children's stories translated into German and spoken by a native German speaker. You can read along in German or English. It offers also some online german beginners lessons with audio
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? All in simple language
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

The Fable Cottage

Tool type: Website
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: This website offers Children's stories translated into German with optional English translation and slow audio from a native German speaker.
Taught language: German (Spanish, French, Italian)
Which language is the tool available in? German (Spanish, French, Italian) and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? All in simple language
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Free limited version available
Do you need to log in? No

TOOL TYPE: Mobile App
DEVELOPED BY: Rosetta Stone Ltd
OPERATOR/TEACHER: immigrant
DESCRIPTION: This app is available only on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
TAUGHT LANGUAGE: Greek + 23 Languages
WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE TOOL AVAILABLE IN?
English
DOES THIS TOOL COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It tracks the progress of each user and based on words/phrases learned classifies the level of learner

DOES IT PROVIDE A FINAL CERTIFICATE? Not Specified

WHICH LANGUAGE SKILLS DOES IT ALLOW TO TRAIN (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)

Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing

IS IT A FREE TOOL? Yes

DO YOU NEED TO LOG IN? Yes

Application / Mobile App

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Deutsch Sprechen DS

Tool type: Application
Developed by: DS
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this app you will learn to speak german and use german grammar with explanations designed for arabic native speakers
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? Arabic
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? intermediate
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  listening, reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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DW Learn German - A1, A2, B1 und Einstufungstest

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Deutsche Welle Radio
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: In this app all levels of the European Framework of Reference for Languages ​​are covered - from beginners to professionals. In addition, there are offers for learning the alphabet and for language preparation for various professional fields. Teachers can also use this app. If you are looking for materials or suggestions for German lessons, you will find worksheets, texts, audios and videos.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? A1-B1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) listening, reading, writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch für Anfänger kostenlos

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Gonliapps
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: A beginners course for learning german where you learn about 500 words in a fun way.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If NOT, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? beginners
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) listening, reading, writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch Lernen A1-A2-B1-B2 Gratis Grammatik Übung

Tool type: Application
Developed by: MobCrab
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: With this application you will find thousands of grammar exercises on all important topics, e.g. Article, pronoun or passive sentence. The explanations are not only in German, but also in English.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German and English
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) listening, reading, writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Einstieg Deutsch

Tool type: Application
Developed by: German University Association
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: Einstieg Deutsch is an Application developed by the german university association. It is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English,French, Arabic, Dari, German, Farsi, Kurmanci, Pashto, Tigrinya,Urdu
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? telc A1 - german for immigrants
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate … etc)? Beginner
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skiills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writitng) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing

Deutschtrainer A1

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Goethe Institut e.V.
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: 10 chapters guide you through vocabulary and structures on topics of German daily life. The app takes up familiar topics from course books and topics relevant to the German Exam A1 by the Goethe-Institut.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? A1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

Busuu

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Busuu online S.L.
Operator/Teacher: both
Description: Busuu is an AI-powered language learning platform on web, iOS and Android that allows users to interact with native speakers from around the world.
Taught language: 12 languages including german
Which language is the tool available in? English, German, Turkish
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? Yes
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Free limited version available
Do you need to log in? Yes

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Hallo Deutsch

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Phase6
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: halloDeutsch is an innovative learning app for the German language. In contrast to other learning offers, the origin of the user is irrelevant. All vocabulary and sentences are presented audiovisually. The learning success is therefore essentially based on the innate ability to learn language through perception and communication and through plain memorizing of grammars and vocabulary.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Beginner
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Learn German Vocabulary

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Egemen Can Uze
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: An application to learn german vocabulary
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? English, German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If SO, WHICH LEVELS are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C1
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutsch für Flüchtlinge

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Diakonie of Lower Saxony
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: In this app, refugees can learn everyday German with short sentences and real situations.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? 50 languages including German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? Absolute beginners only
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Listening, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Grammatisch

Tool type: Application
Developed by: Christian Becker Pepino
Operator/Teacher: immigrant
Description: An application to learn german grammar.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If SO, WHICH LEVELS are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train? (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Reading, Writing Grammar
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

TOOL TYPE: Mobile App
DEVELOPED BY: Rosetta Stone Ltd
OPERATOR/TEACHER: immigrant
DESCRIPTION: This app is available only on the App Store for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch.
TAUGHT LANGUAGE: Greek + 23 Languages
WHICH LANGUAGE IS THE TOOL AVAILABLE IN?
English
DOES THIS TOOL COMPLY WITH CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No

If NOT, HOW DOES IT CLASSIFY THE LEVELS (Beginners, intermediate etc)? It tracks the progress of each user and based on words/phrases learned classifies the level of learner

DOES IT PROVIDE A FINAL CERTIFICATE? Not Specified

WHICH LANGUAGE SKILLS DOES IT ALLOW TO TRAIN (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)

Reading, Listening, Speaking, Writing

IS IT A FREE TOOL? Yes

DO YOU NEED TO LOG IN? Yes

Blog

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Deutschlernerblog

Tool type: Blog
Developed by: Private people
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This website offers many materials and exercises on grammar, vocabulary, reading comprehension, listening comprehension, German exams, music, short films, etc. for German A1 to C2

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
If so, which levels are provided (<A1,A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 C2)? A1-C2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)   Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Deutschwortschatz

Tool type: Blog
Developed by: Private Person
Operator/Teacher: immigrant

Description: This website offers a collection of the most beautiful German words and a suitable picture and a few thoughts for each word.

Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? German
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? No
If not, how does it classify the levels (Beginners, intermediate etc)? All in simple language
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing) Reading
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? No

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Ich will Deutsch lernen

Tool type: Learning Platform
Developed by: German Adult education Association
Operator/Teacher both
Description: Learning portal for learners and teachers of the German Adult Education Association for free use. It offers a German course (levels A1-B1) with digital learning materials, as well as a German course with extensive material for literacy in the second language German (A1 level). Course tutors can supervise their own learning groups as online tutors.
Taught language: German
Which language is the tool available in? 19 languages including german
Does this tool comply with CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)? Yes
Does it provide a final certificate? A1-B2
Does it provide a final certificate? No
Which language skills does it allow to train (Listening, Reading, Speaking, Writing)  Listening, Speaking, Reading, Writing
Is it a free tool? Yes
Do you need to log in? Yes