Learn German with Isolde
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Dr Isolde M Neugart
Isolde is a native speaker who obtained her PhD in Modern Languages and Linguistics from the University of Tübingen, one of the leading German universities. She is a highly-qualified German language specialist and expert with a business background, and an MBA degree from QUT.
Isolde has lived in non-German speaking countries throughout the world which has given her a unique insight into the practice and theory of languages. She has taught a wide range of German language and culture related topics at the University of Tübingen in Germany, for organisations such as the Goethe Institut and the Friedrich Bosch Stiftung. In Australia Isolde taught at QUT and UQ prior to starting her own business.
Through "Learn German with Isolde", she has been teaching the German language and culture to tertiary students and professionals - predominantly in the business, research, engineering/technology fields and the creative industries.Contact Isolde
"I treasure your passion, teaching, support, challenges, authenticity, but most of all, such a true and inspiring teaching of the German language"
"... Ich vermisse unsere Unterrichtsstunden ... die haben viel Spaß gemacht. Und hilfreich! ... Naja, ich möchte ‘Hallo’ sagen und wünsche dir ein schönes Weihnachten."
"Danke für Alles!
I feel incredibly grateful to have you as my teacher. I have learned so much about the German language, culture and history ... I will take all of the valuable knowledge you have gifted me with on my dream trip ..."
"Isolde is an experienced teacher of the German language. Her classes are not only salutary and interesting but tailored individually to meet the student’s needs."
"I think you are a fantastic teacher and I appreciate all the ground work you have done for me. I am very much looking forward to starting a new life in Europe!"
"I just wanted to thank you so much for all of your help this year. I really appreciated all of your hard work, patience & passion. I have truly come to love the German language & can’t wait to experience it in Germany soon."
What we offer
Isolde designs each of her sessions individually for students’ specific needs, using student-centred teaching methodology to facilitate learning. Isolde’s lessons keep you focused on absorbing each step on the way to fluency. Learn stress free at your own pace!
German language sessions – all levels from beginners to fluency
Giving students an understanding of German culture and the ‘German Way of Life’ is an integral part of Isolde’s instruction and demonstrates the practical application of their acquired knowledge to real-life living and business situations.
Isolde’s teaching enables students to achieve native speaker’s fluency and correctness in the German language and its pronunciation.
Intensive German Business language and Business Culture
Isolde’s tailored coaching to business, research and engineering/technology professionals enables them to master key elements of the German language, and acquire the corporate cultural skills and insights necessary to successfully and confidently interact with business and research partners in Germany.
Language and Performance Coaching for Speeches and Presentations in German
Isolde is available for language coaching for native/semi-native speakers to assist with the preparation of speeches and presentations for business and in academia, including training in the actual presentation or performance.
Neugart, Isolde: Wolfram, Chrétien und das Märchen (European University Studies, Series 1: German Language and Literature. Vol. 1571 - Europäische Hochschulschriften, Reihe 1: Deutsche Sprache und Literatur 1571)
Frankfurt – Berlin – Bern – New York – Paris – Wien, 1996
Neugart, Isolde: Beobachtungen zum ‘Gauriel von Muntabel’, in: Festschrift Walter Haug und Burghart Wachinger
Vol 2, Tübingen 1992
Neugart, Isolde: Ulrich von Zatzikhoven [‘Lanzelet’], in: Die Deutsche Literatur des Mittelalters. Verfasserlexikon, ed. Burghart Wachinger et al.
Vol. 10, Berlin 1999
for a complete list of her publications, please contact Isolde
Looking to book a session?
Sessions are available 7 days a week, both during the day and in the evening.
There are a range of options available including one-on-one and group sessions. With just a few details we can calculate how much it will cost.
First, how many people will be attending?
What duration of session would you prefer?
Based on these preferences, your options are as below:
+ Receive a 30% discount on the first 3 sessions of the German Language Sessions when purchasing a minimum of three 90 minute sessions.
++ For every ten sessions, get a free session when paid in full in advance.