King's College London

Course Introduction

A degree in London with a wide range of modules in both German and Philosophy that cover literature, language, film, history, philosophical thought, and political & social theory; plus, philosophy of mind, science, and ancient philosophy etc.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Core language; Greek philosophy I; ethics I; elementary logic; metaphysics I. Year 2 examples: Society, politics and popular culture in Germany after 1870; Germany since 1945 (politics, society, economics); Greek philosophy II (Plato); Greek philosophy II (Aristotle). Year 3: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Society, politics and popular culture in Germany; Germany since 1945 (politics, society and economics); extended essay; 19th century continental philosophy; 20th century continental philosophy; advanced logic modules; aesthetics.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level AAA
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • SQA Advanced Higher AA
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma

Key Course Information

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87% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 69%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 90%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 84%

£20,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

83% Go on to work and/or study

In work 39
Studying 43
Studying and working 1
Unemployed 6
Unknown 12

16% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 55%

Total Coursework: 41%

Total Practical: 4%

£5,980 - £6,740
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,800 - £6,400
Typical cost of private accommodation