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Full time & Part time September MA 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

Come and study the most contemporary and interdisciplinary perspectives on the United States at the Sussex Centre for American Studies.

You’ll use:

  • materials from the American Special Collections at The Keep, the world-class centre for archive on our doorstep
  • information from our exceptional digital resources
  • ideas developed from stimulating seminars on subjects including race, empire, democracy, transnationalism and identity.

The MA combines hands-on research with cutting-edge theoretical training. This helps you understand a globally situated North America in the 21st century and its longer historical context. You’ll work with experts in the field towards a dissertation or an archive-based final project.

Why choose this course?

  • We’re maintaining our place in the UK’s top 5 for American

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Entry Requirements

You should normally have an upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should be in American studies, media, literature, history or a relevant humanities subject where you studied American history and culture. You’ll also be considered for the course if you have relevant professional experience.

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