Fall 2017

Courses

Course list Fall 2017

Fall 2017 (August 28, 2017 - December 15, 2017)
Catalog Code: VRMF3117

Students will enroll in the following:

  • Two Veritas courses:
    • International Missions Practicum required
    • Church History Required when minimum enrollment is met.Required when minimum enrollment is met.
  • Two-three other courses at the American Univeristy of Rome to maintain full-time student status

A few courses have extra fees for materials and/or field trips. Courses are taught in English except for Italian language courses which are available for students with a beginning through advanced level of proficiency. Courses will be taught by local and international faculty. Classmates are international students.

 

VERITAS COURSES

Participation in Veritas courses is required in order to enhance the Veritas experience.


HUM360: Church History (3 credits)

A survey of the development of the Christian church from the close of the New Testament period to the present time, with special attention to the origin of various denominations.  (View course syllabus.)

*This course only runs if the minimum enrollment is met.  Check with your program manager to confirm.

 

International Missions/Service Learning Practicum (1-3 credits)

The practicum will enrich the program and mission experience through reflection assignments, research, and journaling. Participation is required in order to enhance the mission experience. Students will receive one credit upon completing the assignments and service participation. Students may elect to submit a log of hours for up to two additional credits. (View course syllabus)

 

COURSE OPTIONS AT THE AMERICAN UNIVERSITY OF ROME

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Beginning
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
4 Credits
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Elementary Italian I (CLOSED) [ITL 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Introduction to Italian Language and Culture (CLOSED) [ITL 100]
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High Beginning
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
4 Credits
Language Level: High Beginning
Lower Division
Elementary Italian II [ITL 102]
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Intermediate
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Intermediate
Lower Division
Intermediate Italian I [ITL 201]

Latin

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Intermediate
Lower Division
Intermediate Latin [LTN 201]
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High Intermediate
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: High Intermediate
Upper Division
20th Century Italian Writers [ITL 407]
3 Credits
Language Level: High Intermediate
Lower Division
Intermediate Italian II [ITL 202]
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Advanced
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Advanced Italian I: Grammar and Composition [ITL 300]
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Taught In English
Courses:

Accounting

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Financial Accounting [ACC 201]

Anthropology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Anthropology (CLOSED) [ANT 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Mediterranean World [ANT 300]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Archeology of Roman Identity [ARC 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Bodies and Burials [ARC 308]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Classics and Comics: Ancient Culture and Modern Sequential Art [CLS 204]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Egyptian Art and Archaeology [AHAR 214]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Management of Cultural Heritage [ARMG 315]
1 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Pottery and Archeology [ARC 253]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Roman Archeology On-Site [ARC 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Screening the Past [ARC 405]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
The Archeology of Roman Religion [ARRE 201]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
An Introduction to Architecture [AH 213]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Art of Rome (CLOSED) [AH 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Arts of Antiquity [AHAR 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Arts of Renaissance and Baroque [AH 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Arts of the Middle Ages: Fourth to Fourteenth Century [AH 105]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Bernini [AH 402]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Contemporary Art in the Global Village [AH 212]
3 Credit Points
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Late Antique & Byzantine Art [AHAR 307]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Renaissance Art from Florence to Rome [AH 219]

Astronomy

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
General Astronomy (CLOSED) [ASTRO 100]

Business

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Business Law [BUS 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Introduction to International Business (CLOSED) [BUS 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Coaching [BUS 153]

Cinema

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Film Genres [CIN 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Survey of Film History [CIN 200]

Classics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Caesar, Cicero and the Collapse of the Roman Empire [CLHS 302]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Advanced Communication Theory [COM 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Celebrity Culture and the Media [COM 307]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Communication and Society (CLOSED) [COM 105]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Concept Development / Storytelling [COM 212]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Media and Gender [COM 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Media and International Affairs [COM 401]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Media Ethics and Cultural Citizenship (CLOSED) [COM 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Media Management [COMK 220]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Principles and Practice of Journalism [COM 318]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Public Speaking and Presentation (CLOSED) [COM 203]

Economics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Macroeconomics (CLOSED) [ECO 211]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Advanced Writing [ENG 202]
6 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Comprehensive Writing Fundamentals [ENG 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Poetry [ENG 206]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Playful Subversion: Understanding Post Modern Text [ENG 308]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Survey of British Literature I [ENG 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Art of the Review: Movies, Book and the Arts [COEN 327]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing from Research [ENG 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing Fundamentals [ENG 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing Rome [ENG 203]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Computer Game Design and Production [FDM 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Fundamentals of Screenwriting [FDM 214]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Interactive Online Media [FDM 407]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Photographic Composition [FAFD 309]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Pre-Production for Film and Digital Media (CLOSED) [FDM 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Art and Craft of Editing: History, Theory and Practice [FDM 327]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
The Computer as a Media Tool (CLOSED) [FDM 215]

Finance

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Managerial Finance (CLOSED) [FNC 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Money and Banking (CLOSED) [ECFN 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Personal Finance [FNC 211]

Fine Arts

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Photography: Roman Scenes (CLOSED) [FAFD 104]

History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Great Books: The Renaissance [ENHS 330]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Survey of American History [HST 203]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Survey of Western Civilization II [HST 202]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
An Introduction to Ethics [POL 203]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Comparative Foreign Policy [IA 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Conflict Resolution and Negotiation [IA 403]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Global Politics [IA 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
International Human Rights [IA 307]
1 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Organizations and International Relations in Vienna [IA 353]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to International Relations: History and Concepts (CLOSED) [IA 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
U.S. and Europe Since 1945 [IA 203]

Italian Culture

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Italian Food and Culture (CLOSED) [IS 212]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Rome on Screen and in Print [IS 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Travels to and through Italy [IS 220]

Latin

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Beginning Latin II [LTN 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Latin Readings in Literature [LTN 202]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Learning Latin Through Inscriptions, Elementary Latin and Epigraphy [LTN 100]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Doing Business in Italy (CLOSED) [MGT 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Event Planning, Marketing & Management (CLOSED) [MGMK 312]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Management (CLOSED) [MGT 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Quantitative Methods in Business (CLOSED) [MGT 310]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Sports Management [MGT 316]

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Advertising Strategy [MKT 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Consumer Behavior (CLOSED) [MKT 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Global Marketing [MKT 400]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Marketing for Non-Profit Organizations [MKT 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Marketing for Travel, Tourism & Leisure (CLOSED) [MKT 311]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Marketing (CLOSED) [MKT 200]

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Basic Statistics (CLOSED) [MTH 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
College Algebra (CLOSED) [MTH 123]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Integrated Beginning and Intermediate Algebra [MTH 085]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Mathematics for the Liberal Arts (CLOSED) [MTH 104]

Music

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Masterpieces of Italian Opera [MUS 300]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to the American Political System [POL 120]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Migration and Multiculturalism in Europe [POL 309]

Religion

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Politics, Philosophy and Religion (CLOSED) [PORE 323]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Religion in a Pluralistic World [REL 200]

Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Explorations in Physics [PHYS 102]

Sociology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Living Rome: Urban Spaces, Culture and Identity (CLOSED) [SOC 120]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Sociology of Contemporary Italy [SOC 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Sport and Society [HSSO 208]

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

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