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German and History

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 (GE101-30) or Modern German Language for Beginners (GE103-30)
  Making of the Modern World (HI153-30)
Optional Core Modules
  Choose one of the following German Studies option modules
 

The Changing Face of Germany in Film and Text (GE108-30)

 

 Passion and Power: The Makings of Modern German Culture (GE109-30)

Optional Modules
 

Choose 30 credits of optional History modules

Year Two/Three

Core Module
  Modern German Language 2 (GE201-30) or Modern German Language 2 (Postbeginners) (GE203-30)
Optional Modules
 

Intermediate Year German Studies Modules (30 credits)*

 

Second-year History Modules (60 credits of which must be 30 credits of early modern History)

 

*Exceptional case for 15 credits external module may be approved by SMLC Director of Undergraduate Studies

Year Two/Three - Spent Abroad

Year Four

Core Module
  Modern German Language 3 (GE401-30)
Optional Modules
 

Final Year German Studies Modules (30 credits)*

Final-Year History modules (60 credits)

 

*Exceptional case for 15 credits external module may be approved by SMLC Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Students wishing to take more than 60 CATs in History must obtain the permission of the SMLC Director of Undergraduate Studies before submitting any module choice form. Requests will only be considered as long as the second year did not include any Outside Option modules and was weighted at 60 CATS for History and 60 CATS for German Studies.

Students wishing to study 30 CATS option modules in German Studies and 30 CATs in History and 30 CATs of outside external modules must obtain the permission of the SMLC Director of Undergraduate Studies before submitting any module choice form. Requests will only be considered as long as the second year did not include any Outside Option modules and was weighted at 60 CATS for History and 60 CATS for German Studies.