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German with French

This degree is designed for those who wish to develop the French they have acquired to A level standard or equivalent, or learn French from beginners level, but whose main interest lies in continuing the study of German language and exploring in depth contemporary German society and culture, as well as gaining an understanding of their development from the late 18th century onwards.

You will spend your year abroad either at a university or working as a language assistant in a country where German is spoken.

The below course structure is indicative. Modules on offer change year on year, dependent on staff research interests and availability.

Year One

Core Modules
  Modern German Language 1 
  French language - beginners, intermediate or post-A level
  The Changing Face of Germany in Film and Text
  Passion and Power: The Makings of Modern German Culture

Year Two/Three

Core Modules
  Modern German Language 2
  Modern French language II
  German Culture in the Age of Revolution
Optional Modules

Year 2 German Studies modules (15-30 credits)

Year 2 SMLC module (0-15 credits)

Year Two/Three - Spent Abroad

Year Four

Core Modules
  Modern German Language 3
  French language or an approved optional module in French Studies (30 credits)
  The Writer and Imperial Germany 1871-1918
Optional Modules

Year 4 German Studies modules (15-30 credits)

Approved outside option (0-15 credits)

Course Structure

Dr Jim Jordan

German Studies