BA American Studies / Overview
Year of entry: 2020
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAB, including an essay-based subject such as English, History or Politics.
- Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
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
35 points overall, with 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
- Discover the history, politics and popular culture of the United States.
- Have the opportunity to study in the US for one year as part of your degree.
- Benefit from the heritage and expertise we have developed as the UK's oldest American Studies course.
- High-scoring (90%) for student satisfaction in the 2020 National Student Survey, and ranked 3rd in the UK for American Studies (Complete University Guide 2020).
On this day, you will find out more about the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures and our resources, and meet members of academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.
Find out more about open days on the School website .
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2020 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
- School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
- Contact name
- Rebekah Shaw
- School/Faculty overview
See: About us
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