German Literature

The course is aimed at German learners at the level A2 and with its 6 didactic units with 60 texts, offers an initial introduction into the literary business in Germany and its institutions, information about important people and eras of German literary history as well as excerpts from literary texts from the 18th – 20th century. Along with digressions into the literary past, the literary fragments are concerned with current contemporary experiences in the specific refraction in the literature of Germany and former East Germany. The course can be taken as preparation for studying the humanities.

Requirements/previous knowledge


Level (GER)


Overview of LSI.Digital

  • Integrated dictionary: The dictionary first offers the appropriate translation of the selected word for the specific text (context-sensitive translation) and information on the part of speech and, if applicable, the form of the word in the text.
  • Audio texts: The audio mode offers an audio variant of the text (recorded by professional speakers), which you can listen to while reading along with the text using the integrated player. In this mode, you can also listen to individual words.
  • Grammar: In the grammar mode, in addition to information about the part of speech of the word you have selected, you will be shown related words that appear in other texts of our courses (word families). Other information available in this mode: Basic form, part of speech / features, links to grammar tables, related words, word family.
  • My Word List: All the words you have looked up are registered.
  • Customisable learning aids: LSI.Digital allows the user to combine the different text comprehension features (audio, dictionary, grammar, etc.) to simplify the learning process.
  • Interactive exercise types: In addition to purely language-related exercises, you will find mainly exercises related to text content and statements.

This course is independent of a classroom course at LSI and can be booked for an autonomous e-learning offer (Distant Learning).

After purchasing the course you will receive access to the registration.


3 months - 39,00€

6 months - 69,00€

12 months - 99,00€