Excellent Danish Excellent Danish
Intensive Learning Intensive Learning
Every day people encounter different situations, in their private
and professional life, that demand good language skills.
At Hellerup Language School we aim at giving our students
good Danish skills, quickly.
Confidence in the Danish language will enable you to manage a
range of different language situations at school, or at work.
> Hellerup Language School is a private institution.
> The school has 55 well-educated, committed and
> At present the school has about 800 students from 90
> Students at Hellerup Language School have some
of the quickest completion rates in Denmark.
> Our programme offers class work, individual tuition, Danish
business courses, a combination of teaching and practical
work and Adult Education courses etc.
> Hellerup Language School’s main premises are situated in
Hellerup Language School is at Skt. Lukas Stiftelsen. beautiful surroundings at Skt. Lukas Stiftelsen, Bernstorffsvej
The main entrance is through the garden. Then turn left at 20 in Hellerup and a smaller branch of the school is at
’Kastaniehuset’. Here we are - on the first floor. Diplomvej, Building 375 (DTU) in Lyngby.
This brochure will give you more information about
Hellerup Language School.
T: 3946 3050
F: 39 46 3051
Photo: Lars Bech
”I like Hellerup Language School and the teaching methods. I never
Learn Danish when it suits you Join an inspiring environment
imagined that I would be speaking Danish with the children after
The courses at Hellerup Language School are adapted to your As a student at Hellerup Language School you become part of only six weeks of study. That’s amazing.”
special needs. Whether you work day or evening, we will have a an inspiring environment. You can concentrate on your private
course at the right level and time that suits you. You can attend study in our study room or work on the computers (all with Russian student, Katsiaryna Dalhova, Au pair in Denmark.
courses in the morning, the afternoon or evening. Courses dur- internet access), watch video, listen to audiotapes or solve gram-
ing the day usually consist of 10 to 15 lessons a week, whereas matical tasks, or you can simply relax in the sofa corner and Are there any course requirements?
evening courses are 5 to 8 lessons a week. read the newspaper. A teacher is always present in the study Hellerup Language School is open to everybody interested in
room to help or guide you, also when you are working by your- learning or improving their Danish.
Intensive courses self.
Hellerup Language School offers short intensive courses. If you Tuition is free if:
”My classes at Hellerup Language School are never > You are registered on the national register of the local
wish to attend an intensive course, you must have at least 12
boring. The teachers focus on each single student and authority (kommune).
years of prior school attendance and possess knowledge of a
at the same time we work at high speed.” > You have a Danish cpr. number.
foreign language. Which course should you join?
As a new student at Hellerup Language School, you will have > You are a foreign citizen.
When attending an intensive course, you must count German student Paul August Fischer.
on quite a lot of homework, about 6 hours a week. an interview with one of our counsellors, who will help you find
the right type of course and the appropriate module. During the Please note that some municipalities may charge a
Tests and examinations course the teacher will evaluate whether you are on the right tuition fee.
The School follows the courses of study and regulations laid module. It is essential that each lesson is a challenge. The books you need for studying, you can borrow
down by the Ministry of Refugees, Immigration and Integration from the school.
Affairs. The Danish courses are divided into modules, each with a Experienced and committed teachers When you have enrolled for a course you are obliged
specific target. Each module is completed with a test. In order to Hellerup Language School provides high quality teaching. All 55 to attend each class. Finally it is important that you
move to the next module you need to pass the test. teachers hold degrees from university, business schools or teach- find time for your homework.
All courses can be completed with a final examination issued by er training colleges. In addition they have specialized in teaching
the Ministry. The different modules and course programmes are Danish as a second language. The teachers focus on creating Enrolment procedure
described in detail at www.sprogcenterhellerup.dk authentic language situations to prepare the students for real If you wish to learn Danish at Hellerup Language School, you can
life outside the classroom. contact the school yourself, or your local authority office (kom-
munen) can refer you.
”At Hellerup Language School I learnt Danish in a very efficient way,
which really helped me in my job as a research scientist at Novo Nor-
disk. Before I learnt Danish I felt awkward when I had lunch or coffee You can call the school at 39463050 between 10.00–15.00,
breaks with my colleagues. Today I feel I am both part of the group and on Mondays from 10.00–18.00.
and on equal terms with them.” You can also visit our website at www.sprogcenterhellerup.dk
Dutch student Martijn Wiertz, Research Scientist at
Novo Nordisk A/S Denmark.