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Law and German (Honours)

The Open University UK

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36 months
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6192 GBP/year
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About

Combining law with German is both stimulating and a smart career move. You’ll divide your study equally between both subjects. With this Law and German (Honours) degree from The Open University UK you’ll raise your legal awareness and acquire skills of legal analysis and methods.

Overview

The study of German opens doors to German-speaking cultures and communities, and can provide a key to the global workplace.

Key features of the Law and German (Honours) degree from The Open University UK

  • Gives you an understanding of the role of law in today’s society.
  • Provides you with legal awareness and the skills of legal analysis and methods.
  • Develops you into a proficient user (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages level C1) of German.
  • Develops advanced knowledge of the cultures that use German and gives you a taste of intercultural communication.
  • Offers the option of a week in Germany.

Career relevance

Studying law alongside a modern language opens up many career options in law-related fields, business and finance or international organisations. Your understanding of another language and the cultures that use it is an asset that will be highly valued by employers, and that will widen your opportunities in the international market. A qualification in law and a language can lead to opportunities in a wide range of areas such as:
  • Business and finance.
  • Civil service.
  • Human resources.
  • Paralegal professions.
  • Journalism.
  • Research.
  • Translation and interpreting.
  • Editing and publishing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring languages and cultures 
  • Rundblick: beginners' German 
  • German studies 2: language and culture of the German-speaking world
  • German studies 1 (intermediate) 
  • Public law and criminal law 
  • Justice in action

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
  • However, there’s a choice of starting points in the modern-language element – your choice will depend on your current level of confidence and proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6192 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18576 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6192 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18576 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 36 months.

Our current fee for 120 credits – which is equivalent to a year's full-time study – is £6,192

Funding

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