klub d – German classes for people who enjoy language, culture and creative content

Workshops in London & online

Take inspiration from art works to practise your German in our interactive and fun workshops. The 60-minute sessions take place at various museums in London or live online via Zoom. Please note, klub d workshops are not suitable for complete beginners.

Each week we will look at works by a German artist exhibited at the Tate.
The workshops are suitable for all levels from advanced beginners (level A2) onward.
Tues, 14 Feb – Tues, 21 Mar, 12-1pm, £15 per session: to register, please email

For the workshops below we recommend that participants have at least an intermediate knowledge of German (level B1). To register for one of these workshops (maximum of 10 participants). All spring workshops are fully booked, please email if you want to know about the dates in summer.

Vienna 1900: Birth of Modernism
Thurs, 16 Feb 2023,12-1pm (UK time), live online on Zoom, £15: fully booked

The First World War in Art and Literature
Thurs, 23 Feb 2023, 12-1pm (UK time), live online on Zoom, £15: fully booked
Sat, 4 March 2023, 10.30-11.30, Imperial War Museum, London, £15 fully booked

The Art of Slow Looking
Thurs, 9 March 2023, 12-1pm (UK time), live online on Zoom, £15 fully booked
Sat, 18 March 2023, 10.30-11.30, National Gallery, London, £15 fully booked

Art and Storytelling
Thurs, 23 March 2023, 12-1pm (UK time), live online on Zoom, £15 fully booked
Sat, 1 April 2023, 10.30-11.30, Tate Britain, London, £15: fully booked

6-week courses, live online classes on Zoom: £120

German Conversation
This advanced beginners course (level A2) will give you an insight into the way German speakers talk about everyday topics and cultural ideas. You will learn and try out the appropriate language to talk about these ideas and improve your fluency.
Mon, 13 Feb – Mon, 20 Mar, 11-12.30pm (UK time): fully booked

German for travel
Are you planning to visit a German speaking country this Spring? In this beginners course (level A1) you will gain the basic everyday phrases and expressions that will help you to make the most of your trip. This live online course has a maximum of 10 students.
Wed, 22 Feb – Wed, 29 Mar 2023, 6-7.30pm (UK time): fully booked


Spend a weekend in Vienna: Improve your German skills and discover the rich culture and history of this city. Spring 2023: date tbc.

klub d is a German language school run by two university lecturers, both native speakers with linguistic expertise and many years of teaching experience.

The picture shows a smiling German language teacher

Britta Giersche
German language coach & educational writer

I have supported hundreds of students on their language learning journey and have gone through many amazing and some complicated situations when teaching German. I have learned to make my classes fun and engaging and to put the learner at the heart of what I do. Use my experience and enthusiasm to bring your German language studies forward. more…

It was my favourite module this entire academic year! I love Britta! (…) I feel like Ich bin ein Berliner now!

Teaching Evaluation Report,
King’s College London

Silvia Fischer
German language coach & writing therapist

After more than 22 years as a language coach and university lecturer, I am more than ever enthusiastic about teaching German. I love the challenge of developing learning strategies together with my students that not only effectively support their learning process, but also make learning German fun. more …

An excellent, informative and fun educator, catering to the varied learning styles of students.“

Award for vital contributions to the College, Imperial College London