The German language element of this course is open to students of all levels. This course combines studies in German literature and culture with a range of political topics, tailoring the course to suit your interests with many optional modules. Studying politics will equip you with a fundamental understanding of core political theories and debates, which can be applied to Germany and globally. This is highly relevant knowledge in today’s world considering the influence that Germany has, particularly on the European Union and its relations with the rest of the world. You will practise your language skills and gain an international perspective on your academic studies by spending a year studying or working in Germany or Austria.