University of Edinburgh

=27 th
World University Rankings 2018
35 th
World Reputation Rankings 2018
Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh, EH8 9YL, United Kingdom

German and History

The study of German at Edinburgh covers not only the language, but also a broad range of literary and cultural topics. These include film, theatre, translation, politics and gender, Germany and Islam, East German studies, Brecht, the Third Reich and the Holocaust, German Romanticism, Goethe and Schiller, and medieval studies. The oral language practicals cover a wide range of stimulating up-to-date cultural and political topics.You will be able to compare historical and cultural developments in the German-speaking world, exploring from different perspective key developments from the Middle Ages to the present (for example, German identities, encounters with non-Germans, nationalism and anti-nationalism, nature and culture, minority cultures and migration in the German-speaking world). Joint German and history students often appreciate the opportunity to develop different ways of reading sources, from a historical and a literary-cultural point of view. You will be taught by world-leading specialists in all these areas. You will benefit from access to extensive and constantly updated study resources, including audio-visual and web-based resources and rich library holdings.

  • Qualification
    Master of Arts (Hons)/MA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Central area campus,Edinburgh
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • International Whole course £19,900
  • Qualification
    Master of Arts (Hons)/MA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Central area campus,Edinburgh
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £1,820
  • Scotland Year 1 £1,820
  • International Whole course £18,800