BA History and American Studies / Overview
Year of entry: 2023
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
AAB including A in History
- Typical contextual A-level offer
ABB including A in History.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall. 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects (including 6 in History)
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS
- Combine training in History with an immersion in the interdisciplinary field of American Studies.
- Engage with a range of American literature, history, film, politics, and popular culture.
- Pursue, in parallel with American Studies, the study of diverse historical periods, themes, cultures and sub-cultures.
The university organises open days every year in June, September and October.
These are an opportunity to find out about the course, meet students and staff, tour the campus, accommodation, finance, study abroad, and facilities.
If you receive an offer, we will invite you to a visit day where you learn about the School, teaching and learning, study opportunities and student life.
Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2023 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £23,000 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
- Lindsey Murtha
- (00 44) (0)161-275 3107
- (00 44) (0)161-275 3098
- School/Faculty overview
See: About us
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