Course Specification Documents 2019-20

Course specifications include information about how a module is taught and assessed and the intended learning outcomes for the student.



ACC 4200 Financial Accounting

ACC 4205 Managerial Accounting

ACC 5200 Advanced Managerial Accounting

ACC 5205 Advanced Financial Accounting

ACC 5210 Fundamental Analysis

ACC 6200 Taxation

ACC 6205 Financial reporting

ACC 6210 Audit and Assurance

ADM 3160 Foundations in Photography

ADM 5200 Video Production

ADM 5405 Photography Theory and Practice

ADM 5410 Exploring Paint Media

ADM 6392 Fourth Bridge

ADM 6410 Book Art

ADM 6425 Photojournalism

ADM 6430 Comm Design Type

ADM 6435 Web Design

ADM 6440 Comm Design Image

ADM 6450 Animation and Motion

AMS 3100 Foundations of American Studies

AMS 5200 Power in the Americas

AMS 5400 American Television Drama

AMS 6200 Cultural Conflict in America

AMS 6205 American Presidency

AMS 6210 The Caribbean – Creoles, Conflicts and Complexity

AMS 6296 Senior Seminar in American Studies I

AMS 6297 Senior Seminar in American Studies II

AMS 6400 Pop to Present – Themes in Contemporary US Art

AVC 3705 Uncovering London’s Museums

AVC 4200 Introduction to Art Across Cultures

AVC 4205 Introduction to Visual Culture

AVC 4210 History of Photography

AVC 4400 European Art and Architecture (TP)

AVC 5200 Museums and Galleries of London

AVC 5205 Art in Context

AVC 5210 History of Design

AVC 5215 Art History Theory and Methods

AVC 5400 British Art & Architecture

AVC 5405 The Renaissance New Perspectives

AVC 5410 Modern Art and Modernism

AVC 5415 Art of Prehistoric Europe

AVC 5420 History of Photography

AVC 6200 Working in the Art World

AVC 6296 Senior Seminar in Art History and Visual Culture I

AVC 6297 Senior Seminar in Art History and Visual Culture II

AVC 6400 Non-Western Visual Cultures

AVC 6405 New Media & Visual Power Themes in Contemporary Visual Culture

AVC 6410 Visualising People & Place Themes in Contemporary Visual Culture


COM 3100 Foundations Mass Media Comm

COM 3200 Foundations of Advertising, PR and Media

COM 4100 Intercultural Communication

COM 4105 Worlds of Music

COM 4110 Introduction to PR practice

COM 4115 Digital Society

COM 4400 Introduction to Advertising Practice

COM 4405 Advertising PR and the Media

COM 4410 Sonic Media Production

COM 4415 Contemporary London Performance

COM 4420 Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction

COM 4420 Writing Science Fiction

COM 5105 Modern Popular Music

COM 5110 Masculinities Feminisms

COM 5115 Soc Of Culture & Sub Culture

COM 5130 Principles of Advertising and PR

COM 5200 Mass Communication and Society

COM 5205 Cultural Theory

COM 5215 Political Communications

COM 5218 Celebrity and Fan Culture

COM 5220 Communications for PR and Advetising

COM 5225 Sport and the Media

COM 5230 Creating Digital Images

COM 5235 Celebrities and the Media

COM 6200 New Media

COM 6205 PR and Self-Presentation

COM 6210 Advertising and PR Campaigns

COM 6296 Senior Seminar Comm I

COM 6297 Senior Seminar Comm 2

COM 6391 Senior Project

COM 6400 Fashion and Media

CRM 5400 Terrorism and Counterterrorism

CRW 3200 Writing From the Creative Impulse

CRW 4200 Writing London

CRW 5200 Script Writing

CRW 5205 Reading and Writing Short Stories


DEV 4100 Rich World Poor World

DEV 5100 Global Development Politics

DEV 5200 Research Methods and Practices – Social Sciences

DEV 6200 Sustainable Development

DEV 6205 Postcolonial Theory and Development

DEV 6296 Senior Seminar Development Studies I

DEV 6297 Senior Seminar Development Studies 2

DGT 4100 Coding, Content and Context I

DGT 5100 Coding, Content and Context II

DGT 5110 Digital Collaboration

DGT 5210 Cyber Security


EAP 3270 Fundamentals of Research & Writing

EAP 3275 Fundamentals of Academic Language

ECN 3100 Foundations of Economics

ECN 3200 Foundations of Economic Ideas

ECN 4100 Intro to Econ. of Development

ECN 4105 Intro to Microeconomics

ECN 4110 Intro to Macroeconomics

ECN 4115 Modern Economic History

ECN 5100 Economics of Transition

ECN 5105 Economic Problems of Developing Countries

ECN 5200 Public Economics

ECN 5205 Intermediate Microeconomics

ECN 5210 Intermediate Macroeconomics

ECN 5215 Econometrics I – Principles

ECN 5400 Managerial Economics

ECN 5405 Economic Policy Analysis

ECN 6205 Behavioural Economics

ECN 6210 International Economics

ECN 6215 Econometrics II – Applied Econometrics

ECN 6297 Senior Project

ENT 4200 Introduction to Entrepreneurship

ENT 5200 Entrepreneurial Theory and Practice

ENT 6200 Entrepreneurship and Business Development

ENT 6205 Entrepreneurship and Family Business

ENT 6210 Entrepreneurship Strategy

ENV 3100 World Regional Geography

ENV 3120 Energy A Global Perspective

ENV 3125 Foundations in Environmental Studies

ENV 3135 Endangered Species, Ecology and Conservation

ENV 5100 Environmental Ethics Green Principles


FLM 4200 Introduction to Film Studies

FLM 4205 Film in the Americas

FLM 4210 Intro to Film Making

FLM 5200 Mainstream Cinema – Studies in Genre

FLM 5400 Science Fiction Film Cowboys and Aliens

FLM 5405 Adaptations – Literature and Cinema

FLM 5410 Gender in Film

FLM 5415 Superhero Cinema

FLM 5420 Postapocalyptic Worlds

FLM 5700 Western European Cinema

FLM 6200 Transnational Cinema

FLM 6210 Advanced Digital Video

FLM 6220 Documentary Theory and Production

FLM 6230 International Cinema

FLM 6296 Senior-Seminar Film Studies I

FLM 6297 Senior Seminar Film Studies II

FLM 6400 From Script to Screen

FNN 5200 Corporate Finance

FNN 5205 Principles of Investment

FNN 5215 Compliance and Regulation

FNN 6200 Money and Banking

FNN 6205 Quantitative Models in Finance

FNN 6210 Financial Institutions and Markets

FNN 6297 Senior Project in Finance

FNN 6400 Derivatives

FNN 6405 Global Investor

FNN 6410 International Finance

FNN 6415 Wealth Management

FNN 6420 International Financial History


GEP 3100 Transitions London Calling I

GEP 3101 Transitions London Calling II

GEP 3120 Quantitative Reasoning

GEP 3140 Scientific Reasoning

GEP 3160 Creative Expression

GEP 3180 Research and Writing I

GEP 4180 Research and Writing II


HST 3200 World Cultural History

HST 3205 The Global Cold War

HST 3706 London A History

HST 4100 When Worlds Collide Race and Empire 1400-1888

HST 4105 Versailles to Vietnam

HST 4405 History of Fashion

HST 5105 The Rise of the Right

HST 5110 Nationalism and Conflict

HST 5205 Rome and the East – Culture and Faith in Late Antiquity

HST 5210 Of Myths and Monsters

HST 5400 History of London

HST 5405 US and UK Comparative History

HST 5420 Comparative Monarchies – Games of Thrones

HST 5425 Historical London

HST 5430 War of the Worlds – Empires and Civilization

HST 5435 Crusades and Jihads

HST 5440 Saxon and Viking Culture in England

HST 5445 Black London

HST 5500 James Bond Intl Cultural History

HST 5700 Centuries of Genocide A History (TP)

HST 5705 TP The Vikings

HST 6205 Pictures of Power

HST 6215 History on Film

HST 6220 US History Since 1972

HST 6225 Culture, Power and Empire

HST 6296 Senior Seminar History I

HST 6297 Senior Seminar History 2

HST 6410 Migrations and Diasporas

HST 6415 Island to Empire – British History From 1707 to 1922

HST 6420 Visualising Enlightenment – Art Ideas Material Culture 1685-1800

HST 6425 War and Society Medieval to Modern


INB 5100 Asian Business Management

INB 5700 European Union Business and Politics (TP)

INB 6200 Country Risk Analysis

INB 6205 Foreign Trade Policy

INB 6210 European Business Environment

INB 6215 Managing the Multinational Corp

INB 6220 International Business Law

INR 4100 Introduction to International Relations

INR 4105 Evolution of International Systems

INR 5100 Critical Globalization Studies

INR 5200 Global Governance

INR 5205 Security Studies

INR 5210 Development and Geopolitics in East Asia

INR 5400 US Grand Strategy

INR 5405 Miracle to Meltdown

INR 6200 International Relations Theory

INR 6205 International Political Economy

INR 6210 The Politics of International Law

INR 6296 Senior Seminar International Relations I

INR 6297 Senior Seminar International Relations 2

INR 6400 Conflict and Peace Studies

INR 6405 International Human Rights

INR 6410 Diplomatic Studies

INR 6415 Foreign Policy Analysis

INR 6420 Global Energy Politics

INR 6425 International Relations and Media


JRN 4200 Intro to Writing for Media

JRN 5200 Feature Writing

JRN 5300 International Journalism

JRN 5400 Entertainment Arts and the Media

JRN 6200 Publications Layout

JRN 6205 Media Ethics and Law

JRN 6210 Global News Analysis

JRN 6391 Senior Project

JRN 6392 Senior Essay


LIT 3100 The City Experience and Imagination

LIT 4200 Introduction to World Literature

LIT 5100 Travel Writing

LIT 5400 Contemporary London Literature

LIT 5405 British Fantasy Writing

LIT 5700 British Fantasy Travel-Magic and Memory (TP)


MCL 4100 Chinese Language and Culture I

MCL 4105 Chinese Language and Culture II

MCL 5101 Chinese Language and Culture III

MCL 5110 Chinese Language & Culture IV

MCL 5205 Chinese Philosophy and Chinese Society

MCL 5210 Contemporary China

MGT 3200 Foundations of Business

MGT 4205 Computer Applications in Management

MGT 5210 Research Methods

MGT 5220 Legal and Ethical Aspects in Management

MGT 5225 Professional Skills

MGT 5230 Advanced Computer Applications in Management

MGT 5400 Organisational Behaviour

MGT 5405 Operations Management

MGT 5410 Human Resource Management

MGT 5415 Governance and Sustainability

MGT 6200 Competition and Strategy

MGT 6297 Senior Project in Business

MKT 3200 Foundation of the Bus of Fash

MKT 4100 Intro to Marketing

MKT 4200 Introduction to the Business of Fashion

MKT 5200 Principles of Marketing

MKT 5205 Consumer Behaviour

MKT 5405 Fashion Marketing and Retail

MKT 5410 Psychology of Fashion and Luxury Goods

MKT 5415 Corporate Reputation Management

MKT 5700 Fashion Marketing and Merchandising (TP)

MKT 6200 Advertising Management

MKT 6210 Distribution and Retail

MKT 6215 Global Marketing

MKT 6220 Digital Marketing and Social Media

MKT 6225 Ethical Fashion and Sustainability

MKT 6297 Senior Project in Marketing

MKT 6300 Fashion Buying and Merchandising

MKT 6305 Fashion Product Development

MKT 6310 Luxury Brand Management

MKT 6400 Developing and Managing Sales

MKT 6405 Marketing and Strategy

MTH 3000 Fundamentals of Mathematics

MTH 3111 Functions and Applications

MTH 4110 Calculus with Applications

MTH 4120 Probablility and Stats 1

MTH 4130 Game Theory

MTH 4140 Maths of Argument and Reasoning

MTH 4150 Art of Mathematics

MTH 5110 Calculus with Analytic Geometry

MTH 5120 Probability and Stats 2

MTH 5130 Game Theory and Decision Methods

MTH 5140 Linear Algebra and Real Analysis

MTH 5210 Real Analysis

MTH 5220 Linear Algebra

MTH 6110 Advanced Differential Calculus

MTH 6120 Financial Mathematics

MTH 6130 Mathematical Methods for Economics


PHL 4100 Introduction to Philosophy

PHL 5400 Modern European Mind

PHT 6200 Introduction to Studio Photography

PHT 6296 Senior Project in Film & Photography I

PHT 6296 Senior Project in Film & Photography II

PHT 6962 World Internship in Film & Photography

PHT 6972 Internship in Film & Photography

PLT 3100 Foundations of Politics

PLT 3105 Comparative Political Systems

PLT 4100 Major Political Thinkers

PLT 5100 Politics of the Middle East

PLT 5200 Political Economy – Capitalism and its Critics

PLT 5205 British Politics – Inside Parliament

PLT 5400 Politics in the USA

PLT 5401 Politics Goes To Hollywood

PLT 5405 The European Union in the New International System

PLT 5410 Islam and the West

PLT 5415 Politics of sub-Saharan Africa

PLT 5420 Russian Politics and History

PLT 5425 Modern China

PLT 5700 Islam in Global Politics TP

PLT 6200 Liberty Justice Equality – Contemporary Political Theory

PLT 6205 Policy-Making in a Globalized World

PLT 6296 Senior Seminar Political Science I

PLT 6297 Senior Seminar Political Science 2

PLT 6400 Political Sociology – Power, State and Society

PLT 6405 Citizenship – National and Global

PLT 6410 Politics of Environmentalism

PLT 6415 Ethnicity and Identity

PLT 6420 Gender Politics and International Relations

PLT 6425 Religion Identity and Power

PLT 6430 Democracy and Democratization

PSY 3100 Foundations in Psychology

PSY 3200 History of Childhood

PSY 4200 Beginning Human Science Research

PSY 4205 Conceptual and Historical Issues in Psychology

PSY 4210 Developmental Psychology

PSY 4215 Biological Basis of Human Behavior

PSY 4220 Scientific Reasoning in Psychology

PSY 5100 Human Development

PSY 5205 Quantitative methods

PSY 5210 Experimental Methods

PSY 5215 Personality Individual Differences and Intelligence

PSY 5220 Social Psychology

PSY 5400 Mind and Language

PSY 5405 Psychopathology

PSY 5415 Psychology and Cinema

PSY 5425 Health Psychology

PSY 5430 Psychology of Education

PSY 6200 Theories and Systems in Psychology

PSY 6205 Developmental Psychopathology

PSY 6210 Cognitive Science

PSY 6215 Research in Criminology

PSY 6393 Senior Project I – Quantitative Methods

PSY 6394 Senior Projects II – Qualitative Methods

PSY 6400 Psychoanalysis

PSY 6405 Existential-Phenomenological Psychology

PSY 6410 Memory and Awareness

PSY 6425 Cognitive Neuroscience

PSY 6430 Psychology of Happiness and Wellbeing

PSY 6435 Clinical Psychology


RLG 5100 Comparative World Religions


SCL 3100 Foundations of Sociology

SCL 4110 Gender and Culture

SCL 5105 Magic, Religion & Witchcraft

SCL 5200 Social Research

SCL 5400 Modern Britain A Social Analysis

SCL 5450 Contemporary British Culture

SCL 5700 LGBTQ+ in the UK – Pride and Prejudice


THR 3100 Foundations of the Performing Arts

THR 3102 Movement I Taking the Floor

THR 4100 Beginning Directing

THR 4105 Movement II The Physical Impulse

THR 4110 Theatre and Community I Me and My Shadows

THR 4205 Acting Theory into Practice

THR 4210 Introduction to Drama The Play’s the Thing

THR 4215 British Comedy

THR 4415 Contemporary London Performance

THR 5100 World Theatre

THR 5200 Voice for Acting and Broadcasting

THR 5205 Modern Drama

THR 5210 Acting Skills

THR 5215 Screen Acting Techniques

THR 5220 Stage Combat

THR 5225 Dramaturgy & Devised Perofrmance

THR 5300 Physical Theatre

THR 5405 Shakespeare and His World I

THR 5410 Shakespeare and His World II

THR 5700 Audience, Architecture and Action at Shakespeare’s Globe

THR 6200 Classical British Theatre

THR 6205 Contemporary British Theatre Lost Boys and bad Girls

THR 6210 Classical Acting

THR 6215 Modern Acting Style and Technique

THR 6220 Audition Technique and Critique

THR 6225 Irish Drama the Troubles and Beyond

THR 6240 Movement III The Physical Impact

THR 6245 Theatre and Community II London Peoples Theatre

THR 6250 American Drama The Beautiful and the Damned

THR 6330 Top Girls

THR 6335 Arts Administration & Producing

THR 6392 Playmaking

XXX 6672 London Internship AIFS


ADM 3800 Drawing I

ADM 3855 Painting in Florence I

ADM 3860 Travel Photography

ADM 4800 Drawing II

ADM 4855 Painting in Florence II

ADM 5800 Drawing III

ADM 5855 Painting in Florence III

ADM 5860 Photography for the Media

ADM 5870 Sketchbook of Florence

ADM 5875 Sketchbook of Rome

AVC 4800 Introduction to Italian Art

AVC 4805 Early Renaissance Florentine Art

AVC 5810 Introduction to Renaissance and Baroque Art in Rome

AVC 5815 Central Italian Early Renaissance Art

AVC 5820 Italian Renaissance Architecture

AVC 5825 Masters of the Renaissance Leonardo da Vinci

AVC 5835 History of Italian Fashion

AVC 5840 Art and Culture in Rome 800 BC 2000 AD

AVC 5850 Michelangelo in Rome

AVC 5855 Museums and Galleries of Florence

AVC 5860 Florentine Art in Context


COM 4800 Fashion and media

COM 5810 Italian Cinema and Society

COM 5845 Fashion and Media in Rome

COM 5850 Gender and Sexuality in Italian Opera Florence

COM 5855 News and the Media in Italy

COM 5860 Made in Italy The symbols of Italian identity from Espresso to Ferrari

COM 6805 Fashion and Media


ECN 5805 International Economic Relations

ENT 5805 Italian Family Business


FLM 5800 History of Italian Cinema and Society


HST 3800 Medieval & Early Renaissance Italy

HST 5805 Rome Through the Ages

HST 5810 History of Florence

HST 5815 History of Food and Table Manners

HST 5820 History of the Italian Mafia

HST 5825 Italian Food and Culture

HST 5830 Medieval & Early Renaissance Italy

HST 5835 A History of Western Medicine From Antiquity to the Scientific Revolution

HST 5840 Monks of War

HST 5845 The Papacy a History of the Roman Catholic Church


INB 6810 European Business Environment

INR 5800 Globalization, a European Perspective

INR 5810 Security Studies

ISL 5800 Service Learning and Active Citizenship

ITL 3810 Basic Spoken Italian

ITL 3821 Elementary Italian I

ITL 3822 Elementary Italian II

ITL 3831 Elementary Italian I

ITL 3832 Elementary Italian II

ITL 3842 Elementary Italian II

ITL 4805 Elementary Italian Language and Culture

ITL 4821 Intermediate Italian I

ITL 4822 Intermediate Italian II

ITL 4831 Intermediate Italian I

ITL 4832 Intermediate Italian II

ITL 4841 Intermediate Italian I

ITL 4842 Intermediate Italian II

ITL 5830 Advanced Italian Language


LIT 5800 Italian Literature in Translation

ITL 5845 Proficiency in Italian Language

LIT 5800 Italian Literature in Translation

LIT 5805 Real and Imagined Journeys Italy Epic and the Self

LIT 5810 Dante in Translation

LIT 5815 Roman Life and Thought

LIT 5820 Myths of Ancient Greece and Rome


MGT 5800 Principles of Management

MGT 5810 Human Resource Management

MGT 5850 Project Management for Arts and Culture

MKT 5800 Principles of Marketing

MKT 5805 Fashion Marketing and Retail

MKT 5810 Psychology of Fashion and Luxury Goods

MKT 5815 International Marketing

MKT 5820 Wine Marketing


PHL 5800 Classical Mythology

PHL 5805 Mysticism and Magic in Medieval & Renaissance Italy

PHL 5810 History of Western Philosophy

PHL 5815 Modern European Mind

PLT 5805 Italian Society from Fascism to the present

PLT 5810 The European Union in the new International System

PSY 4800 Cross Cultural Psychology

RLG 5800 Religions and Cults of the Roman Empire

PSY 5835 Cross Cultural Psychology

RLG 5800 Religions and Cults of the Roman Empire

RLG 5810 Comparative World Religions


SCL 5810 Women in Italian Society

SCL 5820 Sociology of Italian Soccer

SCL 5855 Culture and Style in Italy

XXX 6862 Italy Internship (6 credit)



APR 7100 Advertising Practice

APR 7101 Public Relations Practice

APR 7102 Advertising and Public Relations in Context

APR 7103 Advertising and Public Relations in the Global Marketing Communications Mix

APR 7104 Professional Digital Media Skills

APR 7105 Advertising Public Relations and Journalism in Context

APR 7110 Political Communication

APR 7120 Celebrities, Marketing and the Media

APR 7125 Fashion and Luxury Brands and the Media

APR 7500 Professional Research Project

APR 7550 Extended Professional Research Project

APR 7902 Internship

AVC 7100 Research Methods

AVC 7102 Art & Its Histories

AVC 7103 World Arts

AVC 7104 Contemporary Art

AVC 7105 Visual Cultures

AVC 7500 Thesis Research

AVC 7550 Extended Thesis Research

AVC 7902 Internship


DEV 7100 Research Methodology

DEV 7101 Theories of International Development

DEV 7102 International Organization

DEV 7105 Development Methodologies and Practices

DEV 7400 African Development Politics

DEV 7401 Gender and Development

DEV 7402 Migration Labour and Development

DEV 7403 Imperialism and Post-Colonial Theory

DEV 7404 Political Economy Of Development in Latin America

DEV 7405 NGO Project Management

DEV 7500 Thesis Research

DEV 7550 Extended Thesis Research

DEV 7902 Internship


ECN 7100 Economics for Business

ECN 7200 Economic Analysis for Managers

ENT 7100 Entrepreneurship Management

ENT 7110 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management


FNN 7102 Financial Management

FNN 7400 International Financial Management


HRM 7100 Human Resource Management

HRM 7110 Leading, Coaching Mentoring

HRM 7505 Human Resource Professional Project

HRM 7555 Human Resource Extended Professional Project

HRM 7902 Human Resource Internship


INR 7100 Research Methodology

INR 7101 International Relations Theory and Concepts

INR 7105 Global Political Economy

INR 7106 Global Poverty and Security Challenges

INR 7120 Origins and Development of International Relations

INR 7121 International Relations and the Media

INR 7403 Global Environmental Politics

INR 7422 Conflict and Post-Conflict Studies

INR 7423 Diplomacy

INR 7424 International Politics of East Asia

INR 7425 The Middle East and International Politics

INR 7426 US Foreign Policy

INR 7427 World Energy – Politics and Markets

INR 7428 Human Rights and Global Politics

INR 7500 Thesis Research

INR 7550 Extended Thesis Research

INR 7902 Internship


LBM 7101 Global History of Luxury

LBM 7102 Strategic Brand Management

LBM 7103 Consumer Culture Theory and Insight

LBM 7104 Advertising PR and Sponsorship

LBM 7105 Emerging and Future Industry Trends

LBM 7400 Luxury Product and Service Design

LBM 7401 Entrepreneurship and Project Planning

LBM 7402 Digital and Social Media Management

LBM 7403 Management and Negotiation Draft

LBM 7500 Dissertation

LBM 7505 Consultancy Project

LBM 7902 Internship


MGT 7101 Project Management

MGT 7110 Managing Organisations and People

MGT 7130 Strategic Management

MGT 7140 Principles of Business

MGT 7160 Business Research

MGT 7510 Professional Project

MGT 7560 Extended Professional Project

MGT 7902 Internship

MKT 7100 Global Marketing Strategy

MKT 7110 Marketing in a Digital World

MKT 7120 Marketing & Ethics

MKT 7400 Fashion Management

MKT 7505 Marketing Professional Project

MKT 7555 Marketing Extended Professional Project

MKT 7902 Marketing Internship


PRJ 7101 Journalism Practice

PRJ 7102 PR Journalism and the Media

PRJ 7104 Professional Digital Media Skills

PRJ 7500 Professional Research Project

PRJ 7550 Extended Professional Research Project

PRJ 7902 Internship


VAM 7100 Research Methods

VAM 7102 Arts Policy

VAM 7103 Arts Management and Marketing

VAM 7104 Curating

VAM 7105 Art Education and the Gallery

VAM 7106 The International Art Market

VAM 7500 Professional Research Project

VAM 7550 Extended Professional Research Project

VAM 7902 Internship