University of Latvia - German Philology - Bachelor's undergraduate

German Philology
Last updated on:2020-06-25
Type of study programmeBachelor degree
DegreeBachelor of Humanities in Philology
Licence/accreditationStudy direction accredited until 30-Jun-2024
Duration3 years
Study typeFull-time
Credit points120 (ECTS: 180)
Study languageGerman (DE)
Study arrangementsInternational students join either groups of local students that follow the study program in German or study according to an individual plan. A Latvian language course is integrated in the study program (at least 3 ECTS).
Fees2100 EUR (EU/EEA/Swiss citizens and permanent residence holders) or 2750 EUR (Other countries citizens) per year (2020/21)
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Study programme descriptionThis programme is designed for students who are interested in the studies of the language and literature of the German-speaking countries, associate their future with advanced German studies and seek in-depth knowledge of the language and literature along with studies of Latvia’s cultural heritage, considering the relevance of the German language in the Baltic history and culture. Students will appreciate the quality of Germanic studies, translation skill, and a comprehensive view of the German literature and history, which will contribute to career advancement.

The programme offers two-module directions of the curriculum, majoring in either linguistics and translation or culture and literature.

After successful completion of the programme graduates may pursue further studies in the Master’s degree program ‘German Philology’ or any other relevant programme. After successful completion of the programme, graduates work in any field that requires a previous education in humanities.
Study programme
RequirementsGeneral secondary high school diploma; German language proficiency.
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