Language Placement

The German placement exam consists of a 15-minute interview with a faculty member in the German language program. Please consult the Fall Schedule of Classes for the time and place of the placement interviews for German. Placement exams are also offered in Winter and Spring quarters by appointment.

Study Abroad

Hausder KulturenIt is strongly recommended that German studies majors spend time in residence in Germany through the University of California Education Abroad Program (EAP).

Program Information

The German studies program is administered by the History Department at UCSC.

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