Promoting the German Language
Enlarge image (© Goethe Institut Irland) The Language Department in Fitzwilliam Square promotes the German language in Ireland through its language courses, examinations, training seminars for teachers and its advertising campaigns for German.
The Goethe-Institut Irland organises and supports a wide spectrum of cultural events which present German culture abroad and promote the intercultural dialogue.
The Information and Library Service of the Goethe-Institut Irland provides information on current aspects of cultural, social and political life in Germany.
It offers extensive collections of books and other media to those who are interested in Germany, and together with the Teachers' Library it is the first point of contact for those who are interested in leaning or teaching German.
is a programme of events and activities designed to foster the learning of the German language throughout Ireland.
An initiative by the German Embassy and the Goethe-Institut Irland and developed in close association with the Austrian and Swiss embassies in Dublin, key Irish educational institutions and business organizations, GermanConnects:) is designed to encourage a greater number of Irish pupils and students to choose to learn German as part of their education.
GermanConnects:) seeks to highlight why German is an important modern language which is worth learning and which will prove beneficial to all "would-be" German speakers.