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Programme structure: Music and German (BA) - what's running in 2021/22

Mandatory Unit German Language is must pass. For further information and a definition of must pass units please see the Glossary of Terms

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Faculty of Arts Category Teaching Block
List A - Take MUSI10047 and one German language unit
German Language 1 (Post A-level) GERM10009 20 Optional TB-4
German Language 1 (ab initio) GERM19003 40 Optional TB-4
Technical Studies I: Harmony and Harmonic Analysis MUSI10047 20 Mandatory TB-4
List B - Take either MUSI10061, or MUSI10060 in list D. Additionally, take GERM10035 if you take GERM10009 in list A
German Literature and Film: Genres, Texts, Contexts GERM10035 20 Optional TB-1
Music and Society 1 MUSI10061 20 Optional TB-1
List D - Choose 20CP from this list – or choose 40 CP to include MUSI10060 if you did not choose MUSI10061 in list B
Practical studies: Performance MUSI10058 20 Optional TB-4
Composition MUSI10059 20 Optional TB-4
Music and Society 2 MUSI10060 20 Optional TB-2
List E
Language and Power: Introductions to German History GERM10039 20 Mandatory TB-2
Certificate of Higher Education   120      

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, the Gateway programmes and International Foundation programmes.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Additional progress information

Students are permitted to conditionally progress to the next year of study and make up a credit deficit where they have failed a particular unit or units provided this meets the conditions in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.