BA American Studies (3 years) / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
Grades ABB to include an essay-based subject such as English, History or Politics. General Studies is welcomed but not normally included as part of the standard offer.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
33 points overall (core points accepted), including 6 points in English Literature (or English Language and Literature, but not English Language alone) or History at Higher level, PLUS 5,5 in a further two subjects at higher level.
- Number of places/applicants
- 25-30 / 120
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS
- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
- 100% of students on our BA American Studies course are satisfied with their course (National Student Survey 2016)
- You are interested in the history, politics and popular culture of the United States
- You want access to unparalleled library resources
- You want to benefit from the heritage and expertise we have developed as the UK's oldest American Studies programme
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2018 will be £9,250. Future inflationary increases may also be applied to each subsequent year of your course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
- Academic department
- School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
- Contact name
- Rebekah Shaw
- +44 (0)161 275 3107
- +44 (0)161 275 3098
- Academic department overview
See: About us
- English Literature
- History and American Studies
- English Literature and American Studies
- American Studies (4 years)
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