American Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name American Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z043
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
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date MA American Studies FT (Z043) Duration 1 Years
Attendance Full Time

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 1 year full-time
Course Fee MA American Studies (Z043) Full Time
EU fee per year - €7055
nonEU fee per year - €19200

MA American Studies (Z140) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4235
nonEU fee per year - €9600

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements An upper second class honours degree, 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 interview (via SKYPE or in person). And maybe asked for additional material

Applicants whose first language is not English must normally demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 7.0 (no band less than 6.5 in each element), or equivalent.
Comment This programme will interest those seeking critical understanding of the United States and its role in the world.
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 AMST40010
Minor Thesis AMST40050
Ireland & the US AMST40250
The American Political Traditi AMST40290
American Culture AMST40420
American Politics Today (L4) AMST40460
Research Skills Seminar AMST40480...

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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