Cynnig lefel-A nodweddiadol
ABC with A in Mathematics or BBB with B in Mathematics. B in German unless to be studied as a beginner
Hyd y Cwrs
By studying German/ Mathematics at Aberystwyth University you will become an all-round expert in many aspects of Germany and other German-speaking countries and simultaneously explore the language of mathematics which underpins much of the modern world. Both departments aim to create a friendly, open and welcoming environment which students are able to reach their full potential. The combination of German with Mathematics allows you to develop the skills that are highly sought after by employers.
Ar y brig ym Mhrydain am ansawdd y dysgu ym maes Mathemateg. (The Good University Guide 2018, The Times & Sunday Times).
Adran Mathemateg: 3ydd yn y DU am fodlonrwydd myfyrwyr am ddysgu ar y pynciau Mathemateg ac Ystadegyn (ACF 2017)
93% o’n graddedigion mewn gwaith a/neu astudiaethau pellach o fewn chwe mis ar ôl graddio, 1% yn uwch na graddedigion Mathemateg yn genedlaethol (HESA 2017)
Adran Ieithoedd Modern: 93% boddhad myfyrwyr (ACF 2017)
Aeth 85% o’n graddedigion i swyddi ar lefel broffesiynol, 38% yn uwch na graddedigion Ieithoedd yn genedlaethol (HESA 2017)
Why study German/ Mathematics at Aberystwyth University?
- In the 2016 National Student Survey (NSS), we are ranked in the top 10 for German studies in the UK (NSS, 2016).
- Uncover a discipline that combines the identification and analysis of shapes and patterns with the ability to confidently analyse data.
- We offer our students 4 hours of language work per week (most universities offer 2-3 hours).
- You will be taught by native speakers and experts in the languages of the department.
- Mathematics has been taught at Aberystwyth University since 1872, making the university the first in Wales to teach these subjects. Our established heritage alongside our strong research based teaching has ensured all our students that our degrees are innovating and a stimulating learning experience and not out of a dusty old text book.
- Our students have a vast range of choices for their year abroad, where students can choose from work placements to study placements.
- We are an exceptionally friendly department, and our students benefit from the close contact with teaching staff.
- Students can benefit from our interactive learning facilities which include the Language Resource Centre.
Mae’r holl ddarlithwyr yn yr Adran Mathemateg wedi’u cymhwyso i lefel PhD ac yn weithgar ym myd ymchwil. Mae gan y rhan fwyaf gymhwyster addysgu uwchraddedig ac mae’n rhaid i staff newydd gwblhau’r TUAAU. Mae’r adran hefyd yn cyflogi nifer o diwtoriaid rhan-amser, sydd â phrofiad dysgu eang, a rhai arddangoswyr sy’n cael eu dewis o blith ein myfyrwyr israddedig ac uwchraddedig.
Mae gan bob un o ddarlithwyr yr Adran Ieithoedd Modern gymwysterau hyd at safon PhD ac maent yn gwneud gwaith ymchwil. Rydym hefyd yn cyflogi tiwtoriaid iaith, rhai ohonynt â gradd PhD, a phob un yn addysgwyr profiadol. O bryd i'w gilydd, cyflogwn siaradwyr brodorol o brifysgolion sy'n bartneriaid i ni dramor (lectoriaid), sy'n dod atom â chymeradwyaeth uchel ar sail eu llwyddiant academaidd yn eu prifysgolion eu hunain, ac mae sawl un ohonynt wedi hyfforddi fel addysgwyr. Y pedwerydd grŵp yw'r staff rhan amser a gyflogir ar sail eu harbenigedd mewn maes arbenigol penodol.
Noder: Y modiwlau a restrir isod yw'r modiwlau y bwriedir eu cyflwyno ar hyn o bryd yn ystod y flwyddyn academaidd nesaf ac mae'n bosibl y gallant newid. Maent wedi'u cynnwys yma i roi syniad o strwythur y cwrs.
Fe'i cyflwynir yn rhannol neu'n gyflawn drwy gyfrwng yn Saesneg
- Further Algebra and Calculus
- German Language (Beginners)
- German Language Advanced
- Mathematical Analysis
Fe'i cyflwynir yn rhannol neu'n gyflawn drwy gyfrwng yn Saesneg
- Advanced Dynamics
- An Introduction to Variation in German
- Applied Statistics
- Distributions and Estimation
- Extended Essay Module
- German-Speaking Refugees in Literature and Culture
- Hydrodynamics 1
- Introduction to Abstract Algebra
- Introduction to Numerical Analysis and its applications
- Real Analysis
- Short Prose in German
- Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
What can I do with a German and Mathematics degree?
Our graduates have found employment in the following sectors:
- Statistical consultancy
- Accountancy and banking
- Risk analysis, and actuarial work
- Financial management and investment analysis
- Information technology and data science
- Interpretation/ Translation
- Marketing and Communications
Studying for a degree in German and Maths will equip you with a range of transferable skills which are highly valued by employers. These include:
• the ability to express ideas and communicate information in a clear and structured manner, in both written and oral form
• effective problem-solving and creative thinking skills
• the ability to work independently
• time-management and organisational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines
• self-motivation and self-reliance
• team-work, with the ability to discuss concepts in groups, accommodating different ideas and reaching agreement
• research skills
Addysg a Dysgu
What will I learn?
The breakdown below will provide you with an illustration of what you may study during the four year degree scheme.
During your four years, you will have four weekly hours of language work, which includes:
In the first year you will discover:
- Introduction to literary studies and civilisation
- European Film
- Algebra and calculus
- Differential probability and statistics.
- Politics and culture of language across Europe
In your second year you will explore:
- Possibility of independent research project
- Option of specialised languages modules (language of business etc.)
- Analysis and partial differential equations
- Abstract and linear algebra
- Statistical modelling
- A vast choice of content modules on literature, film and art
- German literature and short prose
- Teaching English to speakers of other languages
In your third year, you will take part in your Year Abroad where you will study with our partner Universities under the Erasmus + Programme
In your final year, you will study:
- Semantics and Lexicography
- Cultural and Artistic Movements
- German literature in the 20th Century
- Current issues in a German speaking country
- A compulsory independent research project
How will I be taught?
Our students are taught through the medium of lectures, seminars and language workshops
We assess our students in variety of ways depending on the modules. In our language classes you will be assessed through continuous assessments and an exam at the end of Year 1 and Year 4. Our elective and compulsory modules are assessed through coursework in the format of a presentation and/ or essay and an examination.
Your progress will be regularly monitored through tutorial consultations and with the Personal Development Portfolio (PDP). In your last year, in order to prepare you for life after university, the PDP is replaced by writing a CV and cover letter in German.
Gofynion Mynediad Nodweddiadol
Lefel A ABC with A in Mathematics or BBB with B in Mathematics. B in German unless to be studied as a beginner
Gofynion TGAU (grade C min):
English or Welsh, Mathematics
Diploma Cenedlaethol BTEC:
DMM-DDM with A/B in A level Mathematics and specified subject
28-30 points with 4-5 points in Mathematics at Higher Level and with 5 points in German at Higher Level unless to be studied as a beginner
70% overall with 75% in Mathematics and with 70% in German unless to be studied as a beginner
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