German & Music with a year abroad




Full Time

| UCAS code: RW23
Attain a high level of proficiency in German on this joint honours degree programme based in the heart of London; develop knowledge and understanding of the German-language, culture and society. Study the central role of music in today’s culture as a creative mode of self-expression and a significant form of knowledge. Our compulsory language modules cater for all levels.

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  • Highly-rated department in German with an international reputation for the strength of its world-leading and excellent research.
  • Teaching informed and delivered by staff who carry out that research.
  • Exceptionally wide range of modules covering literature, language, film, and history.
  • Central location offers students access to a variety of libraries and resources, including the Goethe-Insitut and the Austrian Cultural Forum.
  • Year abroad in a German-speaking country offers students the opportunity to immerse themselves in culture and society and achieve language fluency.
  • One of the most prestigious music departments in the UK.
  • Ranked second in the country for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (2008).
  • Students benefit from firm links with the Royal Academy of Music, English National Opera (ENO), the British Library, the Opera Group and the BBC.
  • Flexible programme offers students the opportunity to choose the types of modules that suit their interests.
  • Central location offers access to London’s rich music scene, alongside numerous libraries and cultural institutes.


Please note: Assessed internship placements are not included as part of this programme. However, King’s Careers & Employability can help you to find a range of different work experience options, including internships, placements and shadowing opportunities.