• Levels: Beginner and Advanced
  • Available if you are taking one, two or three languages.

We are one of the major centres for German studies in the UK. Modules include German literature, German politics and society, and recent German history to as far back as the Middle Ages.

German modules include:

  • Outlines of German Literature
  • Contemporary Germany: Unity and Diversity
  • Translation in Practice
  • Modern German History

For more information about studying French, German, Hispanic/ Spanish, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Catalan, English as a Modern Foreign Language and/ or Translation at Birmingham, please visit BA Modern Languages.  For information on the language combinations available please visit