University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

American Studies

The course provides training in research skills, an introduction to representative American studies approaches, and an examination of contemporary American culture; it enables students to focus on the study of the history, literature, politics, film and culture of the United States, as well as the literature, culture and society of Canada.

Entry requirements

2.1 (Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or international equivalent) in arts, humanities, or social sciences. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: American studies in the 20th century; researching contemporary America; research management and personal development skills; dissertation; plus options.

Assessment methods

The principal means of assessment for each module is a long essay of 3500-4000 words; there is also a dissertation of 15000-20000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time October 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time October 2016 GBP 6,220 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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