American Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name American Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z043 Z140
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration Z043: 1 year full-time
Z140: 2 years part-time
Course Fee MA American Studies (Z043) Full Time
EU: fee per year - €7315
nonEU: fee per year - €19900

MA American Studies (Z140) Part Time
EU: fee per year - €4390
nonEU: fee per year - €9950

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements

Expand+• An upper second class honours degree (NFQ Level 8), or the international equivalent in areas such as humanities, politics, social science but not exculsively. Consideration will be given to students with a lower GPA but they will require an int...

Comment Related Programmes
• MA Politics & International Relations PT
• MA Media & International Conflict FT
Z234 MA American Politics and Foreign Policy
Z137 MA Media and International Conflict
Course Content

Expand+Due to the United States' unrivalled status in the world today, the debates on American values and the mission of American democracy have become a matter of global concern. This programme introduces students to advanced study of American culture and...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
America and Globalisation

Minor Thesis

Ireland & the US

Research Skills Seminar

Trump's America

American Culture

Stage 1 - Option

Public Diplomacy...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
American Studies graduates have knowledge of American history, culture and politics, making them attractive to multinational companies and national organisations who have extensive relationships with the US. The programme wil...

Further Enquiries Catherine Carey
Tel: +353(0)1 716 1560
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