Viking and Old Norse Studies (4 years) BA (Hons)

UCL (University College London)

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UCAS CODE R691
This four-year programme aims to develop your knowledge and understanding of the Viking Age through study of the medieval and modern Scandinavian languages, Old Norse literature, and medieval history. The third year is spent abroad at a university in Denmark, Iceland, Norway or Sweden, depending upon your language choice.Your learningTeaching comprises lectures, classes, seminars, group work and presentations. The modern language elements comprise four taught hours a week for basic language in ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Sociology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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90th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
10th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
38th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

German and Scandinavian Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

German and Scandinavian Studies graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK German and Scandinavian Studies graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

German and Scandinavian Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
German
44%
French
40%
History
33%
English Literature
33%
Mathematics
30%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£21,260 per year
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Where you'll study

UCL (University College London)

Admissions Gower Street London
Camden
WC1E 6BT United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Euston  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Euston   0.2 miles away

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