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German and Music (BA)

  • WR32

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

This Joint Honours degree programme enables students to combine the study of the popular European language of German and Music. The time spent on each subject is effectively equal, enabling students to benefit from developing their foreign language skills whilst studying the creative and challenging subject of Music. By combining these two courses, students will gain a wealth of transferable skills and knowledge beneficial to the world of employment, opening the doors to a variety of career paths. In addition, students will spend their third year in Germany.

German and Music

Key Facts

UCAS Code WR32
Duration 4 years
How to apply www.cardiff.ac.uk/howtoapply
Accreditation  
Typical places available

The School of Music admit around 70 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

The School of Modern Languages admits around 170 students each year to its undergraduate degree programmes.

Typical applications received

School of Music = 450

School of Modern Languages = 630

Scholarships & Bursaries www.cardiff.ac.uk/scholarships
Fees www.cardiff.ac.uk/fees
Typical A-level offer BBB (including Music and German, excluding General Studies)
Admissions Tutor

Ms Elke Oerter

Tel Number

029 2087 6247

Email address

OerterEC@cardiff.ac.uk

School website

www.cardiff.ac.uk/modern-languages/

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

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

All joint honours applicants with Music must show evidence of Grade 8 practical in any instrument or voice (either obtained or working towards) and the combination of Grade 8 practical and Grade 8 Music theory may be substituted for A2 Music.

Typical A-level Offer

BBB

Three A-level subjects, including a B in Music and 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 Music and a Language subject.

Typical Int Bacc Offer

32 points with 6 points from Music 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

School Contact

Name: Ms Elke Oerter  

Telephone: 029 2087 6247 

Fax: 029 2087 4946 

Email: OerterEC@cardiff.ac.uk  

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

More information

School of Modern Languages