The Higher Diploma in Arts (German) at University College Cork provides students with an intensive education in the German language, culture and society. This one-year program offers a unique opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of the German language and its various dialects. Through coursework, research projects, and practical activities such as cultural excursions and internships, students will develop their fluency in both spoken and written German while deepening their knowledge and understanding of German history, politics, literature, art, music and cinema. Graduates from this program will have the skills needed to pursue further studies or careers related to German-speaking countries or institutions. With strong connections to employers throughout Europe, graduates can look forward to excellent career prospects both in Ireland and abroad.