German and Religious Studies (BA)
4 years (Full-time) / n/a (Part-time) / n/a (Distance / E-Learning)
By studying German and Religious Studies BA (Joint Honours), students will benefit from studying the popular European language of German and also Religious Studies. Religion has formed part of human experience from the earliest traces of existence up to the present day and remains a fascinating subject to study. The time spent on each subject is effectively halved, enabling students to develop their language skills and also delve into the rich and exciting history of religion. Students will gain valuable transferable skills ready for entry into the graduate job market, as well as enjoy a highly flexible modular programme with a wide range of career opportunities.
|How to apply||www.cardiff.ac.uk/howtoapply|
|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 Language, Translation and Politics admit around 230 students each year.
|Typical applications received||
History, Archaeology and Religion = 1650
European Languages, Translation and Politics = 1300
|Scholarships & Bursaries||www.cardiff.ac.uk/scholarships|
|Typical A-level offer||
BBB excluding General Studies
German: Prof Gordon Cumming
Religious Studies: Dr Will Johnson
Religious Studies: 029 2087 6698
German: 029 2087 5590 / 029 2087 0824
Religious Studies: JohnsonWJ@cardiff.ac.uk
For more information about the course structures, modules and teaching for these subjects, please visit the individual profile of German on our website.
|Typical A-level Offer||
Three A-level subjects, generally including 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. Two AS subjects may be considered in lieu of a third A-level.
|Typical WBQ Offer||
Advanced Diploma with a pass in the Core and grades BB at GCE A-level, to include grade B in a Language subject
|Typical Int Bacc Offer||
32 points overall (including 5 in a language at higher level).
|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
Name: Dr Will Johnson (Religious Studies)
Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 6698
Name: Prof Gordon Cumming (German)
Telephone: +44 (0)29 2087 5590
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4946