Canterbury Christ Church University

American Studies with Arts and Humanities Foundation Year Canterbury Christ Church University Degree level: Undergraduate

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American Studies explores the United States from distinct but inter-related viewpoints. You will learn about the politics, culture, and history of the world’s last superpower. As well as celebrating the country, you will interrogate and critique American mythologies.

Our academics are at the cutting edge of research on topics such as Native American history, the CIA, President Barack Obama, the respective political philosophies of Dr. Martin Luther King and Malcolm X, the black freedom movement, early American newspaper culture, and the literature of the US South.

You will explore areas including:

• American film, journalism, literature, and music

• Histories of race, colonialism and oppression

• The frontier at home and abroad in the context of politics and foreign relations

• Issues of ethnicity, gender, and class

Course details

Modules

For a list of core and likely optional modules, please visit our website.


How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code T701
Institution code C10
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Candidates should have studied at level 3 and have attained 48 UCAS Tariff points, although those without formal qualifications will be considered.

You do not need to have significant prior knowledge of Arts and Humanities related subjects but should be motivated to study the subject.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

This fee is for the foundation year only. The University reserves the right to increase all full-time and part-time undergraduate tuition fees mid-course in line with any further inflationary increase in the Government tuition fee cap which is approved by Parliament beyond the Teaching Excellence Framework 2 (TEF2). The University will publish information about the level of inflationary increase anticipated (in percentage terms) change on its website.

Provider information

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Canterbury Christ Church University
North Holmes Road
Canterbury
CT1 1QU


Clearing contact details

Clearing Enquiry Service

Course contact details

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Course Enquiry Team