United Kingdom

Canterbury Christ Church University

North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU, United Kingdom

Canterbury Christ Church University

American Studies with Arts and Humanities Foundation Year

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

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Canterbury
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £6,165
  • England Year 1 £6,165
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,165
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,165
  • Wales Year 1 £6,165
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £6,165