Degrees by coursework

USSC postgraduate students

Our coursework degree programs give you unprecedented access to the academic and professional networks that the United States Studies Centre fosters in Australia and the United States. US Studies are interdisciplinary courses with units of study that can be tailored to meet individual needs and interests.

You will gain:

  • a deeper knowledge and understanding of US politics, culture, and society
  • an understanding of America’s influence on the world, and the world’s reaction to America
  • high-level analytical research and writing skills
  • a specialist understanding of current events in the United States and the best sources for information and analysis.

The degrees are jointly offered by the United States Studies Centre and the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney. By joining our program you will have access to the Centre’s high-calibre networks, which include distinguished scholars, policymakers and business leaders.