The American West

Module code: AM1006

Module co-ordinator: Dr James Campbell & Dr Andrew Johnstone

In this module, we'll consider key interpretations, representations, and issues relating to the American West. We will reflect on, and make links between, a variety of perspectives and approaches to the study of the West. 


  • 10 one-hour lectures
  • 10 one-hour seminars
  • 8 one-hour workshops


  • Essay 1, 1,500 word (30%)
  • Essay 2, 3,000 words (70%)