Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

German Studies

This Graduate Diploma in German Studies is designed to develop your German language skills and/or increase your knowledge of German culture, as well as improving your research and study skills. This is an undergraduate-level qualification that will prepare you for postgraduate study. Graduate Certificates/Diplomas typically take one to two years to complete and are made up of two, three or four modules at final-year undergraduate degree level (worth 60, 90 or 120 credits).

Entry requirements

Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip: Normally a first degree in a subject other than German or modern languages, and/or a BA not equivalent to UK honours standard. Language skills in German equivalent to A-level plus two years (also equivalent to a pass in German 5).

Course modules

For information about course structure and the modules you will be studying, please visit Birkbeck's online prospectus.

Assessment methods

Language modules are assessed by oral and written examination and, in some cases, by coursework. All other modules are assessed by a mixture of coursework and examination.

Sponsorship information

The School of Arts offers a small number of bursaries.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 7,600 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 4,175 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 4,175 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 4,175 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 4,175 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
Graduate Diploma - Grad Dip Part-time October 2019 4,175 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Key information

Contact: 
Birkbeck Student Advice Service
Telephone number: 
02039070700