Entry requirements

American Studies degreesUCAS
Code
DurationTypical
Offer
American Studies BA T700 Three years BBB
...(with Year Abroad) BA T701 Four years ABB
Joint degrees
English and American Studies BA
(details under English)
QT37 Three/four years ABB
History and American Studies BA
(details under History)
VT17 Three/four years ABB

A/AS-levels

Three A-levels usually required, two AS-levels considered in place of one A-level. General Studies is accepted.

For BA English and American Studies: A-level English grade B required.

GCSE

No specific requirements.

Access to HE

Pass relevant diploma with 45 credits at level 3 including some at distinction.

European Baccalaureate

Pass with 75-77% overall, plus any subject requirements.

International Baccalaureate

Pass Diploma with 28-30 points, plus any subject requirements.

Welsh Baccalaureate

Pass Diploma with BB at A Level.

Cambridge Pre-U

D3/M2/M2 or M2/M2/M2 in Principal Subjects.

BTEC Nationals

Pass Diploma with DDM.

Other Qualifications

Other national and international qualifications welcomed.

Mature students welcomed

Alternative qualifications considered.

Second Year Entry

Possible for those with advanced qualifications strictly comparable with our degree structure.

Interviews are not normally required.

All applicants receiving an offer will be invited to visit the Centre.

These degrees are not available on a part-time basis.

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Contact

Admissions enquiries
0116 252 5281
ahladmissions@le.ac.uk

Course enquiries
0116 252 5009
amstudies@le.ac.uk

Centre for American Studies website

Majors and Minors

From 2016, you can study American Studies subjects with other subjects through our Major/Minor scheme:

Minors available
American History and Politics
American Literature and Culture