As well as achieving fluency in the German language, you will also explore German culture and society through our exceptionally wide choice of modules – with opportunities to cover everything from politics, literature, and film, to history and cultural studies.
Our Department offers you a lively and intellectually stimulating home in heart of London where you will be taught by leading experts. You will also study, teach or work in a German-speaking country on your Year Abroad, putting your learning into practice.
- Year abroad in a German-speaking country offers the opportunity to immerse yourself in German-speaking culture and society and attain language fluency.
- Broad range of specialist modules in German Studies, from medieval to contemporary literature as well as politics, history, cultural studies, and film.
- Central location offers access to libraries and resources including the Goethe-Institut and Austrian Cultural Forum
- Our small department offers a friendly feel and has a large common room for socialising
- Teaching informed and delivered by researchactive staff
- Consistently excellent student satisfaction ratings.
Career destinationsRecent graduates of the German with a Year Abroad at King's College London have found employment in sectors including media production and journalism, human relations, finance, business development, retail and marketing, the civil service, teaching and lecturing. A considerable number have continued to further study.
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- Introductory German
- Texts and Contexts
- Medieval Germany: Language, Literature & Society
- Milestones in German History
- One Hundred and Twenty Years of German Cinema
- An Introduction to German Politics
- 48 months
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DisciplinesLanguages View 1545 other Masters in Languages in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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International19800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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