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Politics and German (BA)

Award
Bachelor of Arts
Typical Offer
AAB View full entry requirements
Duration
4 years
Course Type
Full-time
Campus
Avenue
UCAS Course code
LR22

About this course

Learn German - a major international language with over 100 million speakers worldwide - while increasing your knowledge of politics. You’ll study abroad for a year to get complete proficiency in German and also take modules on political systems and German history.

On this BA Politics and German degree you'll start German at a level that matches your spoken and written ability to ensure rapid progress. You’ll also have excellent resources to support you. The Centre for Language Study at Southampton has everything you need.

A special module in year 2 will make sure you’re ready for working and studying abroad in year 3.

 You can spend your year abroad in any of the following countries:

  • Germany

  • Austria

  • Switzerland

This degree gives you the opportunity to learn another language from scratch, such as:

  • Chinese

  • Italian

  • Japanese

  • Arabic

  • Russian

  • Polish

In your final year you can specialise in an area of politics or German that suits your interests and combines well with what you’ve studied so far.

Course location

This course is based at Avenue.

Awarding body

This qualification is awarded by the University of Southampton.

Download the programme specification

The programme specification sets out the learning outcomes of this course and details how the course is taught and assessed.

In light of COVID-19, we’ve made changes to some elements of course delivery for 2020-21. For details as to how this has changed delivery for this course, please view the Addendum to the Programme Specification PDF.