See our latest stories and follow us on social media
• You are curious about the global world and have an interest in history and politics
• You're passionate about understanding another culture
• You're keen on German literature and film
• You like to work independently and challenge yourself
Linguistic skills and cultural awareness have become increasingly important in the workplace and your ability to communicate in German, the second scientific language and the most widely spoken in Europe by mother tongue, will greatly increase your scope for working or studying in the UK or abroad. German can be studied at degree level on its own or in combination with other languages or subjects as Joint Honours; you will have the opportunity of spending a year abroad, working or studying, as part of your degree.
Follow @German_WHS on Twitter
These alumnae studied German at Wimbledon High – read where it took them in the profiles below: