Department of American and Canadian Studies

Undergraduate Study


Our courses are suitable for all, even if you haven't explored American and Canadian studies before. 

We'll guide you through this fascinating subject by examining a range of fields and disciplines – from the study of history, literature and politics to film, television, music, art and popular culture – exposing you to a huge range of topics and ideas. You can also choose to spend a year studying abroad on some of our single and joint honours courses.


Optional language modules

We offer optional language modules for students of all disciplines in our Language Centre.

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Department of American and Canadian Studies

University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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