UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The four'year German BA encompasses intense study of German language and culture from the earliest times to the present. The programme combines a strong emphasis on linguistic competence with an exceptional breadth of research'led teaching, offering a detailed understanding of the development of German culture and society.

Course Modules

Year 1 examples: Modern German language 1; introduction to modern German literature; introduction to German language and literature up to 1740. Year 2 examples: Modern German language 2; metropolen. Year 3 examples: Year abroad. Year 4 examples: Modern German language; discussion and essay in German.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £16,130  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Full Time With Time Abroad
BA (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB
  • Irish Leaving Certificates AABBB-AAAAB
  • GCE A-level AAB
  • European Baccalaureate 77%-80%
  • International Baccalaureate 36
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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79% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 56%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 94%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 97%

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

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 55
Studying 25
Studying and working 10
Unemployed 5
Unknown 5

22% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 24%

Total Coursework: 65%

Total Practical: 10%

£5,337 - £7,371
Typical cost of university accommodation

£5,915 - £6,624
Typical cost of private accommodation