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B1 - Courses

The B1 courses are suitable for advanced learners with a good language basis.

If you have already learned English on your own or elsewhere and have reached level A2 in a free placement test, the B1 course is right for you.

Our teachers speak mostly simple English and rarely German in the course. They emphasize current topics that interest you.

The goal is for you to be able to express, explain and justify your opinions, wishes and hopes in order to participate in discussions.

You can find more information and objectives about the course content in the module handbook.

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What else you should know!

Fees & Cancellation


for FHWS students: 0,00€ (sponsored by Integra this semester)

for FHWS-student applicants with letter of admission: 150,00€

for FHWS applicants without letter of admission: 300,00€

for external course participants: 300,00€

for refugees with university entrance qualification: 0,00€ (sponsored by Integra this semester)


The invoice will be sent to the email address used for registration 4-6 weeks after the beginning of the course.

Please pay on time to avoid further fees. (The deadline is stated in your invoice).

Payment is only possible by bank transfer. (Paypal or cash payment is not possible).

Tip: With a German or EU bank account you pay no service fees.

If you pay with a non-EU bank account, we ask you to add the conversion fees of the respective currency of the country when transferring the course fee.


Cancellation is only possible within 14 days after your registration or up to 3 weeks before the beginning of the course.

Please use this cancellation form.

Please note that your registration is binding and you will have to pay the entire course fee if you do not cancel in time, even if you do not participate in the course.


In the end of the courses there will be a final exam consisting of four parts:

Examination parts Speaking Listening Reading Writing
Examination duration 10 Min. 45 Min. 60 Min. 60 Min.
Total Mark percentage 25% 25% 25% 25%

Exams are currently done online.

You will be informed by e-mail (4-6 weeks after the exam) about the exam results.

If you do not succeed in any part of the exam, you can retake it within two semesters free of charge.

If you cannot take the exam and provide a valid justification (e.g. medical certificate), you can retake the exam within two semesters free of charge.

If you are not enroled in an ongoing course, but you need a language certificate, you can enrol in a separate exam without attending any courses: Link to the form


After passing the exam, you will receive a digital FHWS language certificate via email.

Please be patient, it takes approx. 6-8 weeks for the certificate to be issued.

Course material

You will be informed before the course about the course book.

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In addition, materials will be provided on the Moodle platform FHWS E-Learning.
The access credentials and further information about the course will be given in class.

Current courses

Level courses

  •     during the semester
  •     2 x 145 minutes/week
  •     up to 90 teaching units

Course times

Period: approx. 28.03.22 - 06.07.22

Days: Tue, Thu

Time: 18:30 - 20:55 p.m.

Course type: Online via Zoom

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Further questions

Please use this contact form.