American and Canadian Studies MRes

University of Nottingham

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Research overviewThe only department of American and Canadian Studies in the UK, we examine North America in historical and contemporary contexts. Our research in North American histories and cultural expression addresses concerns of race, gender, and sexuality.Particular areas of research specialism include:Asian North American literature and cultureCanadian literature and cultureContemporary American fictionEthnic-minority writingFeminist theoryFilm adaptationGender and queer ... READ MORE

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Full time | University Park Campus | 12 months | OCT

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Full Time
12 months


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2:1 (or international equivalent) in an arts, humanities or social science subject.

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£4,625 per year

More info: Students from the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man will be treated as home students for fees purposes..

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£20,000 per year
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£20,000 per year
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The University of Nottingham is a pioneering institution with a long and distinguished heritage in education. It is a research-intensive university, and a superb place to study for a postgraduate qualification. It offers excellent teaching and learning facilities and a wide network of professional partnership organisations offering plenty of career opportunities. Taught and research courses are available in a wide range of subject areas and research topics. Nottingham is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of universities, which produce the best and most impactful research in the UK. The university contributes its talent and resources towards some of the biggest social, economic and cultural challenges faced in the UK and around the world.

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University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham NOTTINGHAM
NG7 2RJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Beeston  0.8 miles away

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