Contemporary politics shows that there is more need than ever for critical understanding of the formative political, social, economic and intellectual trends in American history.
- This American History MA degree at University of Sheffield gives you the opportunity to study the historical development of the United States from the first encounter between Europeans and indigenous Americans in the colonial period through to the end of the Cold War.
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- Approaches and Methods in Media History
- Before Facebook: Social Networks in History
- Biopolitics: Medicine, Meaning and Power
- Black Power: Race, Gender and Liberation in the United States and Beyond
- Burying the White Gods: Indigenous People in the Early Modern Colonial World
- Cold War Histories
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesHistory American Studies View 26 other Masters in American Studies in United Kingdom
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- A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in history or another humanities or social science discipline.
- You may be asked to supply examples of previous written work.
- Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
- We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.
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International20400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20400 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.