Summer 1 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Courses

Course list Summer 1 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Summer 1 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts (May 25, 2020 - June 26, 2020)
Catalog Code: VRMU3120

Veritas Courses

Students have the option to enroll in the 1-2 credits Veritas International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum. If students choose to enroll in the course they will pay the following fee for an additional transcript from California Baptist University. 

Additional California Baptist Transcript Fee = $300
 

International Mission/Service-Learning Practicum (1-2 Credits)

ALL Veritas Students have the opportunity to earn 1-2 college credits for the International Missions/Service-learning Practicum (IMSP).  Students that choose to receive credit will receive a transcript from California Baptist University and pay Veritas the transcript fee listed above.

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. (Download syllabus here).

 

Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate & Badge Program 

The ISA-Veritas Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate has been designed to recognize the activities and achievements you complete on your program while encouraging professional and spiritual development. All students have the opportunity toearn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate upon completion of the Leadership, Cultural Explorer and Storyteller badges. This is an alternative credit and does not come on the California Baptist Transcript mentioned above. 

*There is no additional charge for the Certificate & Badge Program and is automatically included in every Veritas program

 

Courses at the American University of Rome

Recommended U.S. Semester Credits

6 - 7

Recommended U.S. Quarter Units

9 - 11

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

  • You will take 2 courses (6-7 credits) during this session. Most classes meet Monday - Thursday.

COURSE SELECTION

  • Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
  • Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or prerequisites.
  • Course availability is based on enrollment numbers.
  • You should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of class cancellations.

COURSE CREDIT

  • Credits earned vary according to the policies of your home institution.
  • According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, you must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by your home and host institutions, for the duration of the program.
  • Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

COURSE LEVEL RECOMMENDATIONS

  • ISA offers course level recommendations for the courses listed below. Please note that the course level recommendations are based on the host university course level recommendations and course codes and are only recommendations. Course numbers generally adhere to the following guidelines:
    • 100-199 Lower-level introductory courses with no prerequisites
    • 200-299 Lower-level courses with one or more prerequisites
    • 300-399 Upper-level courses with one or more prerequisites
    • 400-499 Upper-level advanced courses with two or more prerequisites and/or senior standing.
  • These ISA recommendations are intended to facilitate the determination of course equivalencies by advisers and credential evaluators at participants' U.S. home institutions.

SYLLABI

LANGUAGE RECOMMENDATION

  • If you have not completed a college semester of Italian language or the equivalent, you are strongly encouraged to take an Italian language course while on this program.
  • Italian courses are offered from the Beginner to Advanced level.

COURSE FEES

  • Some courses may require additional fees which are to be paid directly to the host university. Lab fees, when applicable, are about $75. Field trip fees can vary greatly. Refer to the course description for applicable fees.

TRANSCRIPTS

  • Upon program completion, you will receive a transcript issued directly from the American University of Rome (AUR). The transcript will reflect U.S. semester credits for all courses taken. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

LANGUAGE PLACEMENT

  • Enrollment in Italian courses is determined by the results of a language placement exam administered by the host university. Please note that your performance on the placement exam may not reflect the number of semesters of language instruction you've already completed at your home university.
  • We strongly suggest that if you are trying to place into any level of language beyond true beginning, to prepare for the language placement exam by reviewing previous coursework.

Please Note:The courses below reflect the most current list of courses released by the host university. Please refer to this list when completing your pre-registration form. Also note that courses are always subject to change.

See Course Disclaimer
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Beginning
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
4 Credits
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Elementary Italian I [ITL 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Introduction to Italian Language and Culture [ITL 100]
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Taught In English
Courses:

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Roman Archeology On-Site [ARC 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Rome of Augustus [ARCL 401]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Art of Rome [AH 100]

Art Studio

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Roman Sketchbook [ART 101]

Cinema

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Documentary Production Workshop [CIN 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Post-War Italian Cinema [CIN 300]

Classics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Greek and Roman Mythology [CLS 101]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Public Speaking and Presentation [COM 203]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Special Topics: Introduction to Photojournalism [FDM 283]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing Rome [ENG 203]

Environmental Sciences

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Physical Geography [ENV 102]

Italian Culture

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Italian Culture at the Movies [IS 206]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Italian Food and Culture [IS 212]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Mafia in Italian Society, Literature and Film [IS 301]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Business Psychology [MGT 307]

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Food Tourism [MKT 312]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
New Product Development and Management [MKT 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Special Topics in Marketing and Organizational Communication in Italy [MKT 303]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Comparative Politics [POL 202]
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
Lower Division
Christianity and the Roman Empire (100-425 CE) [REL 202/CLS 202]

Sociology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Living Rome: Urban Spaces, Culture and Identity [SOC 120]

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

VRMU3120
Summer 2 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Courses

Course list Summer 2 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Summer 2 2020: Business, International Relations & Liberal Arts (June 29, 2020 - July 30, 2020)
Catalog Code: VRMU3220

Veritas Courses

Students have the option to enroll in the 1-2 credits Veritas International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum. If students choose to enroll in the course they will pay the following fee for an additional transcript from California Baptist University. 

Additional California Baptist Transcript Fee = $300
 

International Mission/Service-Learning Practicum (1-2 Credits)

ALL Veritas Students have the opportunity to earn 1-2 college credits for the International Missions/Service-learning Practicum (IMSP).  Students that choose to receive credit will receive a transcript from California Baptist University and pay Veritas the transcript fee listed above.

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. (Download syllabus here).

 

Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate & Badge Program 

The ISA-Veritas Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate has been designed to recognize the activities and achievements you complete on your program while encouraging professional and spiritual development. All students have the opportunity toearn the Cross-Cultural Engagement Certificate upon completion of the Leadership, Cultural Explorer and Storyteller badges. This is an alternative credit and does not come on the California Baptist Transcript mentioned above. 

*There is no additional charge for the Certificate & Badge Program and is automatically included in every Veritas program

 

Courses at the American University of Rome

Recommended U.S. Semester Credits

6 - 7

Recommended U.S. Quarter Units

9 - 11

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

  • You will take 2 courses (6-7 credits) during this session. Most classes meet Monday - Thursday.

COURSE SELECTION

  • Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
  • Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or prerequisites.
  • Course availability is based on enrollment numbers.
  • You should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of class cancellations.

COURSE CREDIT

  • Credits earned vary according to the policies of your home institution.
  • According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, you must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by your home and host institutions, for the duration of the program.
  • Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

COURSE LEVEL RECOMMENDATIONS

  • ISA offers course level recommendations for the courses listed below. Please note that the course level recommendations are based on the host university course level recommendations and course codes and are only recommendations. Course numbers generally adhere to the following guidelines:
    • 100-199 Lower-level introductory courses with no prerequisites
    • 200-299 Lower-level courses with one or more prerequisites
    • 300-399 Upper-level courses with one or more prerequisites
    • 400-499 Upper-level advanced courses with two or more prerequisites and/or senior standing.
  • These ISA recommendations are intended to facilitate the determination of course equivalencies by advisers and credential evaluators at participants' U.S. home institutions.

SYLLABI

LANGUAGE RECOMMENDATION

  • If you have not completed a college semester of Italian language or the equivalent are strongly encouraged to take an Italian language course while on this program.
  • Italian courses are offered from the Beginner to Advanced level.

COURSE FEES

  • Some courses may require additional fees which are to be paid directly to the host university. Lab fees, when applicable, are about $75. Field trip fees can vary greatly. Refer to the course description for applicable fees.

TRANSCRIPTS

  • Upon program completion, you will receive a transcript issued directly from the American University of Rome (AUR). The transcript will reflect U.S. semester credits for all courses taken. Credit transfer is ultimately determined by your home university.

LANGUAGE PLACEMENT

  • Enrollment in Italian courses is determined by the results of a language placement exam administered by the host university. Please note that your performance on the placement exam may not reflect the number of semesters of language instruction you've already completed at your home university.
  • We strongly suggest that if you are trying to place into any level of language beyond true beginning, to prepare for the language placement exam by reviewing previous coursework.

Please Note:The courses below reflect the most current list of courses released by the host university. Please refer to this list when completing your pre-registration form. Also note that courses are always subject to change.

See Course Disclaimer
Back to Top
Beginning
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Beginning
Lower Division
Introduction to Italian Language and Culture [ITL 100]
Back to Top
Taught In English
Courses:

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Roman Archeology On-Site [ARC 101]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Arts of Renaissance and Baroque [AH 103]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Intercultural Communication [COM 219]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Creative Writing [ENG 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Writing for Business [BUEN 307]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Computer Game Design and Production [FDM 301]

History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
History of Modern Europe [HST 305]

Italian Culture

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Italian Food and Culture [IS 212]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Conflict and Peace in the Mediterranean [POL 314]

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

VRMU3220