German Language and Literature

About the Section

The German Language and Literature Section teaches German at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.Students will be admitted to the German Section whether or not they have already studied German. The courses offered by the German Section are designed for students of German as a foreign language. Students for whom German is a second or home language will be accepted under certain conditions, and after prior discussion with the Section Head.

Undergraduate courses

German Studies IA & IB are first-year courses for those who have never studied the language before. Students who have already studied German will most likely be admitted at second-year level. Under certain conditions students with some prior knowledge of German may be admitted to the first-year courses.

Courses towards a major in German: (Suspended from 2011 until further notice)

  First Semester Second Semester
Second Year SLL2062F German Studies IIA SLL2063S German Studies IIB
Third year SLL3062F German Studies IIIA SLL3063S German Studies IIIB