American Studies

University College Dublin


Course Name American Studies
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code Z006
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (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 PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 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 1 year full-time.
Course Fee GradDip American Studies (Z006) Full Time
EU fee per year - €5890
nonEU fee per year - €12800

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements Admissions:
If English is not your native language, unless you have done your primary degree through English in an English speaking country, an English language qualification is required for all programmes.

Graduate Diploma in American Studies
You will need:
• Normally a Second Class Honours, grade 1 degree in a relevant subject

• US or Canadian degree with a grade point average of 3.50

Applications are especially welcome from mature students.
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 Modules:
America and Globalisation

Ireland & the US

American Culture

Research Skills Seminar

Trump's America

American Politics...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+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 will also interest those wis...

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