Why Learn German?


The above link has been generously shared by Maria Whitty. It is a wonderful presentation that you might like to use for attracting students to learn and continue learning German.

German is FUN! This video from the PDST shows how much German young students have after a very short time learning German.

We learn German so we can make friends and talk to people in German speaking countries. The video below is about a school exchange.

We learn German so we can speak German. Below are some tips from a friendly competition between four local schools.

Whatever plans you may have for the future, knowledge of German will increase your options. When you learn German you acquire a range of skills which can improve the quality of both your work and private life.

Link to Goethe-Institut: Why learn German?

Languages Connect have some wonderful resources as well as the above video, which you will easily find by clicking on the link below.


The Post Primary Language Initiative also have fantastic resources, which you will find easily using the link below.


Link to UCC: Why study German