Deepen your understanding of American politics, culture and society and gain high-level analytical research and writing skills and a specialist understanding of United States military, political and cultural power. This degree asks you to think critically about the underlying theories and concepts of American studies and its influence in the world.
The Graduate Diploma in US Studies provides you with an international perspective on American politics and foreign policy. It will prepare you to reach your intellectual goals by ranging from policy analysis through to an appreciation of cultural power and historical change.
Why study with us?
Draw on the outstanding resources and networks of the University’s United States Studies Centre (USSC), a leading teaching and research think tank in Australia. The USSC offers unprecedented access to distinguished scholars, policymakers and business leaders, as well as think tank programs and the US diplomatic corps in Australia.
You will have unique opportunities for an international postgraduate experience, such as the G’Day USA American Insights Tour Pursue professional development or academic excellence along one of our three advanced study streams: internship; exchange or research with our capstone experience.
Take part in a local or international internship or study on exchange in an international postgraduate program.