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American and Canadian Studies BA (Hons)

University of Birmingham

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 1st for American Studies (View subject table)

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    Entry Standards

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    150
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    80.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
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    3.86 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: T790

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: ABB

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year

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The Course

Summary

This multidisciplinary degree explores the dynamic characteristics of North America and Canada. You will get the chance to explore and inter-relate history, literature, politics and culture. Our BA America and Canadian Studies is a coherent, integrated programme which is distinctive in its in-depth consideration of Canada as well as the United States. You will be taught by experts who are leading the way in critical evaluations of North America’s history, culture and sense of itself in the world. This programme brings together the literature, history, culture and politics of North America.

Our graduates understand complex information, write clearly and effectively, can build a case for a particular view, strategy or course of action, respect the views of others even if they disagree with them, and generally think for themselves. As a student of American and Canadian Studies, you will have an excellent opportunity to develop skills that are highly prized by employers, as well as benefitting from the diversity offered by this multidisciplinary degree. Graduate roles are equally diverse: Business Development Executive; Events Co-ordinator; Financial Analyst; Marketing Executive; Production Assistant; Research Assistant; Youth Mentor.

Start Dates

  • 30 September 2019 at Main Site

University of Birmingham

University League Table Ranking: 15th

The University of Birmingham has been leading the way as a global university since 1900; it was the first civic university to allow students from every background to study at its beautiful, leafy green campus. A member of the Russell Group, this research-intensive institution has world-leading academics...

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Postal Address

American and Canadian Studies Centre
University of Birmingham
Academic and Student Division
Birmingham
B15 2TT
ENGLAND

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