The Gerlind Institute for
Cultural Studies provides professional university-level
educational services. Our vision is to make our
programs accessible to learners from all socioeconomic
backgrounds. Therefore, we offer flexible tuition
rates. We are committed to providing a satisfactory
solution for your individual situation. Please
note that our high quality programs include
class time, preparation, administration,
student counseling, and continuous educational
CLASS/ “SCHNUPPERKLASSE” One
hour (60 minutes) one-on-one introductory class,
includes sample lesson, teaching methodology, student
assessment, discussion of your objectives and scheduling: $40.
fastest way to learn German at your own pace
and timing, focusing on your specific objectives.
Tuition is calculated for classes on an ongoing
basis (short, intermediate, long, and open-ended
terms available): $95 per 60 minutes
CLASSES (MINIMUM TWO STUDENTS) An
effective way of studying German in a
small group of highly motivated learners.
Classes consist of students with similar
skill levels and goals to create a dynamic
learning environment: $50 per student
per 60 minutes / $70 per student per 90 minutes
SMALL GROUP CLASSES (MINIMUM THREE STUDENTS) An
effective way of studying German in a small group of highly motivated
learners. Classes consist of students with similar skill levels
and goals to create a dynamic learning environment: $35 per
student per 60 minutes /$50 per student per 90 minutes
ENJOY GERMANY 2019! Six two-hour
session Preparatory Workshop prior to the Germany trip.
monthly German conversation group, Klönschnack is
open to the public. We request a $5-20 contribution.
No one turned away for lack of funds.
other month, we have the screening of
a Germany-related film followed by a discussion
facilitated by Marion Gerlind. Suggested donation: $10-20. No
one turned away for lack of funds.
ORAL HISTORY EVENTS presentation
and dialogue with community members.
Alternating months, usually the fourth
Saturday at 7:30 p.m., or the fourth
Sunday between 2:00-4:00 p.m., at the
Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies
in Oakland, or a coponsoring venue. Suggested
$20; GICS members: $10. No one turned away for lack
of funds. See our Members
Page to make a tax-deductable contribution.
SERVICES We offer translations from English
to German / German to English at $50/hour. Rates
vary according to client's budget and the nature and difficulty
of the document(s). A fixed rate can also
be negotiated for long documents and special
projects. $50 minimum
The Gerlind Institute accepts
cash and personal checks. You may also pay via PayPal.
N.B. Online payments have an additional $8.00
service fee. Feel free to email or
call for more information.