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German with Film Studies with a Year Abroad

King's College London

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
19800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Attain a high level of proficiency in German. Develop knowledge and understanding of German-speaking culture and society. Learn how society is mediated by cinematic and electronic images through film studies modules. The German with Film Studies with a Year Abroad degree programme at King's College London is based in central London and includes a year in a German-speaking country. 

Overview

Through our required language modules you will attain a high level of proficiency in speaking, writing and reading the German language, whilst developing your knowledge and critical understanding of German culture and society.

The three-year language  German with Film Studies with a Year Abroad course at King's College London is designed to support a range of levels of competence in German – from beginner to native fluency, and for the internationally recognised Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Our extensive list of cultural modules reflects our commitment to innovative and research-led teaching, with staff from across the department contributing introductory and specialist modules that draw on their own research in German film, literature, culture and history.

Key benefits

  • Highly-rated department in German with an international reputation for the strength of its world-leading and excellent research.
  • Teaching informed and delivered by staff who carry out that research.

  • Exceptionally wide range of modules covering literature, language, film, and history.

  • Central location offers students access to a variety of libraries and resources, including the Goethe-Institut and the Austrian Cultural Forum.

  • Year abroad in a German-speaking country offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in culture and society and achieve language fluency.

  • The leading dedicated film studies team in central London.

  • Friendly and supportive learning environment.

  • Central location offers exciting possibilities for further access to film, most notably King's close proximity to the British Film Institute Library, and the new BFI Southbank.

  • Provides a grounding for pursuing careers in the media arts and related activities.

Career destinations

Recent graduates 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. Recent employers of King’s German graduates include Goldman Sachs, Astra Zeneca, the National Assembly of Wales, CNN, the American University in London, and the University of Oxford.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introductory German 
  • Texts & Contexts for ab initio 
  • One Hundred & Twenty Years of German Cinema 
  • Berlin Past and Present: The Reconstruction of a Capital City 
  • Politics & Culture in Cold War Germany since 1870

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • AAB
Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.
  • Required subjects
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)
  • Preferred subjects
A language or English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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