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BA English Literature and American Studies
Combine literature with the history, politics and popular culture of the United States.

BA English Literature and American Studies / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
BA
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
AAB
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall (core points accepted), with 665 at Higher Level, to include 6 in English Literature.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

20/100

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course overview

  • Explore US and English history, literatures, politics, cultural theory, popular culture, and film.
  • Study the UK's oldest American Studies course, at a university ranked 3 rd in the UK for American Studies (Complete University Guide 2019).
  • Take an optional semester or year abroad at a North American university.
  • Enjoy the wide range of cultural assets of Manchester, a UNESCO City of Literature.
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American Studies

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Fees

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.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Contact name
Rebekah Shaw
Telephone
(00 44) (0)161 275 3107
Facsimile
(00 44) (0)161 275 3098
Email
Website
http://www.alc.manchester.ac.uk/subjects/american-studies/
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