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German and History (BA)

  • VR12

4 years (Full-time) / n/a (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)

The joint honours programme of German and History (BA) enables students to examine and understand a broad range of key historical events whilst studying a contemporary and increasingly popular language at degree level. By combining these two courses, students will acquire a wide range of transferable skills that will be valuable in any future career. In addition, students will spend their third year in Germany.

German and History

Key Facts

UCAS Code VR12
Duration 4 years
How to apply www.cardiff.ac.uk/howtoapply
Accreditation  
Typical places available

The School of History, Archaeology and Religion admits around 260 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

The School of European Languages, Translation and Politics admits around 230 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

Typical applications received

History, Archaeology and Religion = 1650

European Languages, Translation and Politics = 1300

Scholarships & Bursaries www.cardiff.ac.uk/scholarships
Fees www.cardiff.ac.uk/fees
Typical A-level offer ABB-BBB (B in a language, B in History)
Admissions Tutor

Ms Elke Oerter

Tel Number

029 2087 6247

Email address

OerterEC@cardiff.ac.uk

School website

www.cardiff.ac.uk/europ

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of History and German on our website.

For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profiles of History and German on our website.

Typical A-level Offer

ABB-BBB, including a B in History, and a B in a modern foreign language for beginners or B in German for the advanced pathway. Exceptions can be made according to personal circumstances.

Typical WBQ Offer

 Advanced Diploma with a pass in the Core and grades BB in GCE A-Level, to include History and German.

Typical Int Bacc Offer

 32, 5 points each from Higher Level History and German.

Other Applications from those offering alternative qualifications are welcome. Please see detailed admissions and selection criteria for more information.

A list of commonly accepted alternative entry qualifications and admissions and selection criteria for this degree programme can be read here.

Next intake: September each year

School Contact

Name: Ms Vicky Ucele (UG)  

Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 0824 

Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4946 

Email: europ-ug-admissions@cardiff.ac.uk  

School Website: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/modern-languages/

More information

School of Modern Languages

School of History, Archaeology and Religion