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Art History and German BA Hons

Languages and German and Scandinavian Studies at The University of Manchester
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH4 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
YEAR ABROADNot Available
FOUNDATION YEARNot Available

Art History and German BA Hons

Art History is known for its strong interdisciplinary character. Students explore subjects, objects and texts from different cultures and different historical periods. Students benefit from our strengths

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How do I apply and how easy is it to get in?

What you will need to do

Apply by 25 Jan

What you won’t need to do

Audition for a Place
Attend an interview
Submit a portfolio
Pass an entry test

Points of entry for Art History and German BA Hons

Year 1

Entry requirements for Languages and German and Scandinavian Studies at The University of Manchester
Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
A,B,B
Required subjects for Art History and German BA Hons at The University of Manchester
Grades ABB. Typical Contextual Offer: Grades BBB.
UCAS points for current students on Languages and German and Scandinavian Studies at The University of Manchester
English language requirements
7.0
Additional details
7.0 overall with no less than 6.5 in any one component

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