Year 2017/18

Courses

Course list Year 2017/18

Year 2017/18 (August 28, 2017 - May 16, 2018)
Catalog Code: VRMY3117
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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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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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:

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Advanced Communication Theory [COM 201]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Advanced Writing [ENG 202]

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Advertising Strategy [MKT 300]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
An Introduction to Architecture [AH 213]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
An Introduction to Ethics [POL 203]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Archeology of Roman Identity [ARC 301]

Art History

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

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Basic Statistics [MTH 102]

Latin

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Beginning Latin II [LTN 102]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Bernini [AH 402]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Bodies and Burials [ARC 308]

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
Upper Division
Celebrity Culture and the Media [COM 307]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Classics and Comics: Ancient Culture and Modern Sequential Art [CLS 204]

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
College Algebra [MTH 123]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Communication and Society [COM 105]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Comparative Foreign Policy [IA 301]

English

Courses:
6 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Comprehensive Writing Fundamentals [ENG 100]

Film and Digitial Media

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

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Concept Development / Storytelling [COM 212]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Conflict Resolution and Negotiation [IA 403]

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Consumer Behavior [MKT 301]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Contemporary Art in the Global Village [AH 212]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Doing Business in Italy [MGT 302]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Egyptian Art and Archaeology [AHAR 214]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Event Planning, Marketing & Management [MGMK 312]

Science

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

Cinema

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

Accounting

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

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Fundamentals of Screenwriting [FDM 214]

Astronomy

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

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Global Marketing [MKT 400]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Global Politics [IA 201]

History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Great Books: The Renaissance [ENHS 330]

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Integrated Beginning and Intermediate Algebra [MTH 085]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Interactive Online Media [FDM 407]

Business

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
International Business Law [BUS 302]

International Affairs

Courses:
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]

Anthropology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Anthropology [ANT 100]

Business

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Introduction to International Business [BUS 300]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to International Relations: History and Concepts [IA 100]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Journalism [COM 103]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to Poetry [ENG 206]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Introduction to the American Political System [POL 120]

Italian Culture

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

Art History

Courses:
3 Credit Points
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Late Antique & Byzantine Art [AHAR 307]

Latin

Courses:
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]

Sociology

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

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Management of Cultural Heritage [ARMG 315]

Finance

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Managerial Finance [FNC 300]

Marketing

Courses:
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 [MKT 311]

Music

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

Mathematics

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Mathematics for the Liberal Arts [MTH 104]

Communication

Courses:
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 [COM 305]
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Media Management [COMK 220]

Political Science

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Migration and Multiculturalism in Europe [POL 309]

Finance

Courses:
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]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Photographic Composition [FAFD 309]

Fine Arts

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

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Playful Subversion: Understanding Post Modern Text [ENG 308]

Psychology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Political Psychology [POPS 324]

Religion

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Politics, Philosophy and Religion [PORE 323]

Archeology

Courses:
1 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Pottery and Archeology [ARC 253]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Pre-Production for Film and Digital Media [FDM 201]

Business

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Coaching [BUS 153]

Economics

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

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Management [MGT 201]

Marketing

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Principles of Marketing [MKT 200]

Communication

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Public Speaking and Presentation [COM 203]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Quantitative Methods in Business [MGT 310]

Religion

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Religion in a Pluralistic World [REL 200]

Art History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Renaissance Art from Florence to Rome [AH 219]

Archeology

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

Italian Culture

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Rome on Screen and in Print [IS 305]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Screening the Past [ARC 405]

Sociology

Courses:
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]

Management

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
Sports Management [MGT 316]

History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Survey of American History [HST 203]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Survey of British Literature I [ENG 200]

Cinema

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

History

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Survey of Western Civilization II [HST 202]

Archeology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
The Archeology of Roman Religion [ARRE 201]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Art and Craft of Editing: History, Theory and Practice [FDM 327]

English

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Art of the Review: Movies, Book and the Arts [COEN 327]

Film and Digitial Media

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
The Computer as a Media Tool [FDM 215]

Anthropology

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Upper Division
The Mediterranean World [ANT 300]

Italian Culture

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
Travels to and through Italy [IS 220]

International Affairs

Courses:
3 Credits
Language Level: Taught in English
Lower Division
U.S. and Europe Since 1945 [IA 203]

English

Courses:
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]

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.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

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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