BA (Hons), Full-time With Time Abroad
, Duration: 4 Years
The four-year BA German and Philosophy is a joint honours programme split equally between your two chosen subjects. The language part of your degree is taught in the School of European Languages, Culture and Society where will take modules not only in language (speaking, listening, reading, writing and translation) but also in cultural topics including literature, history, film, linguistics, politics and other relevant field designed to complement your language learning. With a wide variety of modules on offer, you will be able to tailor your degree to your areas of interest.
Your third year is a Year Abroad, spent in a country where your language is spoken.
As well as learning German from either beginners or advanced level, studying German at UCL opens up a lot of opportunities. From the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 back to the teachings of Luther, the music of Bach and Beethoven, the writing of Goethe and Thomas Mann, and the theories of Marx and Nietzsche, Germany and the German-speaking tradition have occupied a central place in Europe and the world. You will have the opportunity to modules in medieval, early-modern and modern literature, cultural studies, literary theory, Austrian studies, the practice and theory of translation and language acquisition, modern German history and politics, cultural, social and political theory, and film studies.
The study of Philosophy at UCL aims to provide an understanding of a range of central philosophical debates. All major areas of philosophy are available for study, covering branches such as moral and political philosophy, metaphysics and epistemology, and drawing upon the writings of philosophers both ancient and modern to contextualise your studies.
UCL is ranked 3rd in the UK for Modern Languages in the 2018 QS World Rankings and offers outstanding opportunities to language students and graduates.
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Looking for a university that's academic excellence is just as excellent as its social opportunities? Then UCL is right for you! Ranked as one of the top universities in the world, and first for its research, you'll be working along side professors and doctors at the top of their game. It's not all about academics though - UCL is placed right in the centre of London, minutes from classy cafes, beautiful parks and the famous Oxford Street. As "London's global university", you'll make friends with people from all over the world, and get exciting opportunities to go abroad. If clubbing isn't your thing, there is still so much to experience! Oh, and the building's pretty nice too...
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