About German

Study opportunities in German

We offer a full programme in German, from Bachelor of Arts to PhD. As well as German language, we focus on aspects of German culture such as film and literature. We are also interested in the German connection with New Zealand and the Pacific.

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Overseas study opportunities in German

We encourage study abroad in Germany. We have links with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Goethe Institute.

Student exchange and study abroad

Staff and research in German

We combine innovative approaches to teaching with research interests in literature, language teaching, film, theatre and cultural studies. Our research includes areas as varied as linguistics, popular culture, new historicism, gender studies, post-colonialism and ethnicity.

Research in German

We also host the Research Centre for Germanic Connections with New Zealand and the Pacific