College of Arts and Humanities  - Swansea University

Bachelor in American Studies and English Literature (3 year) - Grado en Estudios Americanos y Literatura Inglesa

College of Arts and Humanities - Swansea University
  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial
  • Precio:
    Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2015/16 are as follows:
    UK/EU £9,000
    Internationl £12,500
  • Comienzo:
    Consultar rellenando el formulario
  • Lugar:
    Swansea
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    3 Años
  • Condiciones:
    You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    BA American Studies and English Literature (3 year)
  • Otras Convocatorias:

    Presentación

    American Studies and English Literature is a well-established programme. Students study six modules a year, 3 in American Studies and 3 in English Literature.

    American Studies and English Literature is one of the most diverse, stimulating and challenging disciplines offered at university. Both subjects have had a profound influence on social, political and cultural movements in the past and the present.

    Requisitos

    Our preferred offers for UK applicants are BBB-BBC at A-level with a B in English Literature or the combined English Language and Literature A level. However, flexible offers are made on review of the application form, after taking into consideration the subjects studied, predicted or achieved grades, reference and personal statement. For candidates offering the International Baccalaureate 32-30 points. We ask for Welsh Baccalaureate plus BC at A-level. Access candidates should have 15 Distinctions and 18 Merits.

    Programa

    Year 1 (Level 4)
    HE Level 4 Degree / HECert
    Students choose 120 credits from the following:

    Compulsory Modules
    Module Name
    The American Experience 1492-2000
    The Contours of American Politics
    Introduction to American Literature and Culture

    Optional Modules
    English Literature Compulsory Modules
    Choose Exactly 40 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    Monsters, Theories, Transformations
    Voices of Poetry
    The Stage Play World

    AND
    English Literature Optional Modules
    Choose Maximum Of 20 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    Language Teaching Methodology
    The Sounds of English
    Language of Everyday Life
    A History of the English Language
    Studying the English Language
    Monsters, Theories, Transformations
    Approaches to Gender in English Literature
    Literature and Society in Medieval Europe.
    Voices of Poetry
    Creative Writing: Fiction Genres
    Creative Writing: Styles of Fiction
    The Stage Play World
    Grammar and Meaning
    Modern European Fiction: Texts and Contexts

    AND
    Elective Modules

    Year 2 (Level 5)
    HE Level 5 Degree / HEDip
    Students choose 120 credits from the following:

    Compulsory Modules
    Module Name
    Topics in American Studies II:

    Optional Modules
    American Studies Optionals

    AND
    English Literature Modules
    AND
    English Literature Optionals

    Year 3 (Level 6)
    HE Level 6 Degree / Honours
    Students choose 120 credits from the following:

    Optional Modules
    American Studies Dissertation
    Choose Exactly 40 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    American Studies Dissertation

    AND
    American Studies Optional

    AND
    English Literature Compulsory
    Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    Power and Performance: 1590 - 1740
    Revolution, Romanticism and Realism

    AND
    English Literature Optionals

    OR
    English Literature Long Essay
    Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    Creative Writing Personal Project
    Long Essay

    AND
    English Literature Compulsory
    Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

    Module Name
    Power and Performance: 1590 - 1740
    Revolution, Romanticism and Realism

    AND
    English Literature Optional

    AND
    American Studies Modules
    Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

    NOTE : Students must select 60 credits in each teaching block.

    Module Name
    Power and Protest in American Political Culture
    American Slavery: History and Culture, 1619-1865
    America and the Bomb
    The American Presidency: Leadership and Power
    African American Literature 1910-1940: The Harlem Renaissance
    The American Civil War in History and Memory
    "A Hard Rain´s a-Gonna Fall": America in the 1960s
    Revolutionary America, 1760 - 1791
    The Rise of Brazil
    Gunfighter Nation: the West in History, Mythology and Fiction
    The Aftermaths of War
    Real War, Imagined War: War in Literature, Art and Cinema
    Media, Gender and Sexuality
    Political and Cultural Studies Internship
    Quantitative approaches to political and social analysis
    Contemporary Political Economy: Competing Perspectives on Global Capitalism
    Contemporary Security

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