German & Music with a year abroad

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BA

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Full Time

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

AustraliaAustralia
Tertiary Entrance Ranking
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See entry requirements for Australia
AustriaAustria
Reifezeugnis (Matura)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History



See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Austria
BelgiumBelgium
Certificat D
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Belgium
BrazilBrazil
Brazil
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Brazil
BulgariaBulgaria
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History
 

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Bulgaria
CanadaCanada
Secondary School Certificate/Diploma
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Canada .
ChileChile
Chile
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
ChinaChina
Entry Requirements
See our International Entry Requirements for guidance on qualifications from China
CyprusCyprus
Apolytirion
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
Czech RepublicCzech Republic
Maturita
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.

DenmarkDenmark
Studentereksamen or Hjere Forberedelseseksamen
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Denmark

EstoniaEstonia
Gmnaasiumi lputunnistus (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office

FinlandFinland
Ylioppilastutkinto/Studentexamen (National Matriculation)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Finland
FranceFrance
Baccalaureat (including the option internationale baccalaureat)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from France
GermanyGermany
Abitur
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Germany

GhanaGhana
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.

GreeceGreece
Apolytirion
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Greece

Hong KongHong Kong
Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with the HKDSE

HungaryHungary
Erettsegi
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Hungary

IndiaIndia
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from India
IranIran
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
IrelandIreland
Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher level unless otherwise stated)
We will usually consider the Irish Leaving Certificate with six subjects at Higher Level for our programmes, although grade and suject requirements will vary by programme. Further details will be made available in April 2016.
ItalyItaly
Esame di Stato
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Italy
JapanJapan
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
LatviaLatvia
Atestats par visparejo videjo izglitibu (Certificate of General Secondary Education)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
LithuaniaLithuania
Brandos Atestatas (Maturity Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
LuxembourgLuxembourg
Diplome de Fin D
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
MalaysiaMalaysia
Malaysia
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Malaysia
MaltaMalta
Matriculation Certificate - Advanced level
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
MexicoMexico
Mexico
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
MoldovaMoldova
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
NetherlandsNetherlands
Diploma Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from the Netherlands
New ZealandNew Zealand
National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3 (NCEA)
See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
NigeriaNigeria
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Nigeria
NorwayNorway
Vitnemal-videregaende opplaering (Upper Secondary Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
PakistanPakistan
High School Certificate (HSSC)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
PolandPoland
Matura
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Poland
PortugalPortugal
Diploma de Ensino Secundário
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Portugal
RomaniaRomania
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
RussiaRussia
Attest o (Polnom) Srednem Obrazovanii (Certificate of Secondary Education)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Russia
Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia
School Leaving Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
SingaporeSingapore
Singapore A Level
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Singapore
SlovakiaSlovakia
Vysvedcenie Maturitnej Skuska/Maturita
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
SloveniaSlovenia
Maturitetno Spricevalo (Secondary School Leaving Certificate)
See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
South AfricaSouth Africa
South African Senior Certificate/National Senior Certificate with Matriculation endorsement
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
SpainSpain
Titulo de Bachiller
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants with qualifications from Spain
SwedenSweden
Fullständigt Slutbetyg (School Leaving Certificate)
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
SwitzerlandSwitzerland
Federal Maturity Certificate
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History

See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
TurkeyTurkey
Lise Diplomasi (High School Diploma)
Applicants from Turkey should check any 'Compulsory' or 'Preferred' subjects under our UK entry requirements, and then see our international qualification guidance for Turkey for guidance on general acceptability of the Lise Diplomasi
United KingdomUnited Kingdom
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)


Preferred subjects
A language, English or History.


General Studies and Critical Thinking - College policy
Please note that AS/A level General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted by King's as one of your A or AS levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer
A levels
German ab initio pathway:
Either

AAA at A-Level including A in Music

or

AAA at A-Level, in addition to a Grade 8 Pass in Music Theory (e.g. through ABRSM examinations or similar)


Standard pathway: As above, but note that German is also required at grade A.



Access to HE Diploma

German ab initio pathway:

Either:

Access to Humanities (or similar) Diploma including study of Music at Level 3 with 36 Level 3 credits from units awarded at Distinction, with the remaining 9 Level 3 credits awarded at Merit. Supplementary information and achievement e.g marks for certain credits/subjects may be required depending on course content.

Or:

Access to Humanities (or similar) Diploma at Level 3 with 36 Level 3 credits from units awarded at Distinction, in addition to a Grade 8 Pass in Music Theory (e.g. through ABRSM examination or similar)


Standard pathway; As above, but note that applicants will also need to have studied A Level German at Grade A (or equivalent).



Cambridge Pre-U
German ab initio pathway:
Either

3 Pre-U principle subjects with grades D3 D3 D3 including Music.

or

3 Pre-U principle subjects with grades D3 D3 D3 in addition to a Grade 8 Pass in Music Theory (e.g. through ABRSM examinations or similar)


Standard pathway: As above, but note that German is required as a Principal Subject at grade M2 


 

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma (QCF from 2010)

King’s is currently reviewing our BTEC Level 3 requirements for 2016 entry. We aim to publish these in April 2016: please check back for details.


BTEC Level 3 Diploma (QCF from 2010)

King’s is currently reviewing our BTEC Level 3 requirements for 2016 entry. We aim to publish these in April 2016: please check back for details.



BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma (QCF from 2010)

King’s is currently reviewing our BTEC Level 3 requirements for 2016 entry. We aim to publish these in April 2016: please check back for details.


Scottish Highers & Advanced Highers
German ab initio pathway:

Either

AAAAB in Highers and AA at Advanced Higher including A in Music.

or

AAAAB in Highers and AA at Advanced Higher in addition to a Grade 8 Pass in Music Theory (e.g. through ABRSM examinations or similar)

Standard pathway; As above, but note German is requried at Grade B


International Baccalaureate
German ab initio pathway:

Either:

35 points and HL 666 including HL6 in Music.

or

35 points and HL 666 in addition to a Grade 8 Pass in Music Theory (e.g. through ABRSM examinations or similar)

 


Standard pathway: As above, but note German is required as a HL at Grade 6


European Baccalaureate
See our International Entry requirements page for further details and contact information for the Admissions Office.
USAUSA
Advanced Placements/SAT-R and SAT/ACT
Compulsory subjects
Music (required of all applicants)
German (except for candidates for the ab initio German pathway)

Preferred Subjects
A language, English or History


See our Entry Requirements for applicants  from the USA and/or Advanced Placement qualifications. 
 

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

For EU/international students (where eligible) there is additional country-specific information within our international students section

Aptitude testing

Applicants who are intending to choose performance-related modules once enrolled on the programme should be aware that access to those modules is likely to be reliant on providing evidence of proficiency in practical performance (such as high grades in ABRSM , Trinity College London Music Grade Exams, London College of Music graded exams or similar graded music examinations from other countries). Please feel free to contact the Admissions Office in the first instance if you have any queries.

Year of entry 2016
Strand Campus