Year 2018/19: Business, Communications, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Courses

Course list Year 2018/19: Business, Communications, International Relations & Liberal Arts

Year 2018/19: Business, Communications, International Relations & Liberal Arts (August 28, 2018 - May 16, 2018)
Catalog Code: VRMY3118
Students will enroll in:
  • 2 Veritas courses: Church History (1 semester), International Missions Practicum (2 semesters)
  • 3-5 other courses per semester in a variety of subject areas at The American University of Rome.
    • A few courses have extra fees for materials and/or field trips. 
 

VERITAS COURSE

Participation in Veritas courses is required in order to enhance the Veritas experience. Students in the Academic Year program will take Comparative Religions during the first semester abroad.

 

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. Course will be taken during Fall semester. (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, per semester)

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. Course will be taken both semesters.  (Download syllabus here)
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Advanced
Courses:

Italian Language

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Advanced
Upper Division
Advanced Italian I: Grammar and Composition [ITL 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Advanced
Lower Division
Italian Language and Culture Through Music [ITL 351]
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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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High Beginning
Courses:

Italian Language

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

Italian Language

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

Accounting

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Financial Accounting [ACC 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Managerial Accounting [ACC 202]

Anthropology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Anthropology [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
Ancient North Africa: The Archeology and Art History of the Other Side of the Mediterranean [AHAR 204]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Archeology of Roman Identity [ARC 301]
1 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Athens: Archeology of the Goldenage [ARC 254]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Being Human: Theoretical Issues in Archeology [ARC 302]
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]
Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Conserving Rome's Monuments and Stone Sculptures [AHAR 304]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Egyptian Art and Archaeology [AHAR 214]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Investigating Archeology: Methods & Techniques for Analyzing the Past [ARC 104]
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
Roman Army [ARCL 209]
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
Upper Division
Art Gallery Management [AHMG 320]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Art of Rome [AH 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Art of the United States [AH 215]
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 103]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Arts of the Middle Ages: Fourth to Fourteenth Century [AH 102]
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 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
From Ancient to Renaissance Art [AH 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Globalization [ECPO 313]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Italian Fashion: From the Carnival of Venice to the Milan Fashion Week [AH 205]
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
Methods and Theory of Art History [AH 299]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Renaissance Art from Florence to Rome [AH 219]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Villas, Palaces and Gardens in the Renaissance and Baroque [AH 312]

Art Studio

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Advanced Painting [ART 415]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Design in Three Dimensions [ART 105]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Italian Sketchbook: Images of Rome [ART 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Painting Techniques II [ART 215]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Painting Techniques III [ART 315]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Printmaking II [ART 203]

Astronomy

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
General Astronomy [ASTR 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 [BUS 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Travel and Tourism [TTM 201]
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]

Classics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Caesar, Cicero and the Collapse of the Roman Republic [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 [COM 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Concept Development / Storytelling [COM 212]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Intercultural Communication [COM 219]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Journalism [COM 103]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Italian Media and Popular Culture [COIS 320]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Magazine Journalism Practicum [COM 403]
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 [COM 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Media Management [COMK 220]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Media Research [COMK 406]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Public Speaking and Presentation [COM 203]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Social Media Management [COMK 404]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing Across the Media [COM 213]

Computer Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Computer Applications for Business [CSC 201]

Drama

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Acting [DRM 201]

Economics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Economic Development and Institutional Change [ECPO 317]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Economics of Travel and Tourism [ECO 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Macroeconomics [ECO 211]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Microeconomics [ECO 212]

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
Upper Division
Creative Writing [ENG 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Poetry [ENG 206]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Literary Editing and Publishing [ENG 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Modernism and the Making of the New [ENG 320]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Playful Subversion: Understanding Post Modern Text [ENG 308]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Poetry: Genre, Technique, and Structure [ENG 206]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Shakespeare's Italian Plays [ENG 309]
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
Upper Division
Writing for Business [BUEN 307]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing from Research [ENG 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Writing from Theory [ENG 202]
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]

Environmental Sciences

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Environmental Science [ENV 103]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Digital Design III: Web Graphics [FDM 319]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Digital Design I: Print Graphics [FDM 105]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Digital Media and Society [COM 306]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Field Production for TV and Film [FDM 303]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Film and Video Pre-Production [FDM 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Film History [FDM 102]
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
Lower Division
Introduction to Film Theory [FDM 210]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Visual Culture [FAFD 241]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Photographic Composition [FAFD 309]
3 US Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Photography in Rome: Studio and Still Life [FAFD 106]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Podcasting and Vidcasting [FDM 211]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Pre-Production for Film and Digital Media [FDM 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Screen Crafts: Hands-On Cinematography [FDM 304]
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 [FDM 215]

Finance

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Finance [ECFN 306]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Investment Banking [FNC 401]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Managerial Finance [FNC 300]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Money and Banking [ECFN 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Personal Finance [FNC 211]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Portfolio Management [FNC 400]

Fine Arts

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Color and Composition [ART 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Photography: Roman Scenes [FAFD 104]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Printmaking III [ART 303]

Greek

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught In English
Lower Division
Elementary Ancient Greek II [GRK 102]

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
History of Modern Italy [HST 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
History of the Modern Middle East [HST 307]
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
Upper Division
International Humanitarian Response [IA 404]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
International Human Rights [IA 307]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Law [IA 402]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
International Organizations [IA 202]
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
International Relations: Theories and Cases [IA 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to International Relations: History and Concepts [IA 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Islam and Politics [IARE 302]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Northern Ireland: Conflict and Conflict Resolution [IA 355]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Special Topics: Model UN [IA 360]
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 [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/Through Italy: Representations of Contacts Between Cultures [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
Learning Latin Through Inscriptions, Elementary Latin and Epigraphy [LTN 100]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught In English
Readings in Intermediate Latin [LTN 250]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Virgil [LTN 304]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Business Psychology [MGT 307]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Doing Business in Italy [MGT 302]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Event Planning, Marketing & Management [MGMK 312]
3 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Human Resource Management Inservice Operations [MGT 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Organizational Behavior in a Global Context [MGT 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Management [MGT 201]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Quantitative Methods for Business [MGT 310]

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 [MKT 301]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Global Fashion Marketing [MKT 316]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Global Marketing [MKT 400]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Integrated Marketing Communications [MKT 310]
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 and Tourism [MKT 311]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Marketing Research [MKT 309]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Music Management and Cummunications [COMK 405]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Marketing [MKT 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Sales Management: Creating Customer Relationships [MKT 315]

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
College Algebra [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
Statistics I: Descriptive Statistics [MTH 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Statistics II: Inferential Statistics [MTH 103]

Music

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Masterpieces of Italian Opera [MUS 201]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Ethics and Global Policies [POL 304]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Political Economy [ECPO 318]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Political Science [POL 101]
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]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Recent Political Theory [POL 302]
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Security and Defence Policy in the EU [POL 306]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The 3 Cs of War: Causes, Cures, Consequences [POL 320]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
The European Union: Origins, Evolution and Impact [ECPO 204]

Psychology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Psychology [PSY 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Political Psychology [POPS 324]

Religion

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Religion [REL 101]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Politics, Philosophy and Religion [PORE 323]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Religion in a Pluralistic World [REL 200]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Sacred Space: Religious Architecture of Rome [AHRE 106]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Sanctity of Life: Selected Themes [REL 362]

Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Explorations in Physics [PHYS 102]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Philosophy and Mechanisms of Evolution [BIO 203]

Sociology

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

VRMY3118