University Subject Tables 2019
As well as studying the United States' famous culture, American Studies degrees look at the country's history, politics, and pretty much any other aspect of the country imaginable! Our rankings include Canadian Literature Studies and Caribbean Society.
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American Studies – Wales
The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.Read more
A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.
Maximum score: 5.00Read more
A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.
Maximum score: 4.00Read more
A guide to the employability of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.
Maximum score: 100Read more
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.
Maximum score: 100.0Read more
Subject Table Rankings
This is Swansea University’s first appearance in the American Studies Top Ten since the 2008 edition. Swansea offers the chance to study abroad for either a full year or a semester.
The university also has visiting faculty from the United States which enhances the teaching of the course. There is also a thriving American Studies society which regularly organises academic and social events.
Read University and Subject League Table Methodology to find where the data comes from, how the tables are compiled, and explanations of the measures used.
The maximum scores for the measures shown are as follows:
- Entry Standards: No maximum
- Student Satisfaction: 5.00
- Research Quality: 4.00
- Graduate Prospects: 100
- Overall Score: 100.0
All measures used to compile the tables are available on the full table.