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AF 2006
Financial Accounting - Level 4
Principles, concepts and procedures of financial accounting. Preparation, analysis and interpretation of financial statements in a business context
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 4/2/4
Syllabus: Download
AF 2020
Mathematics of Finance - Level 5
The presentation of various models for calculation of Interest and its application into a variety of Financial issues such as purchases on credit, loans, bonds, stocks and investment evaluation.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3104
Financial Reporting I - Level 5
Introduction to Financial Reporting. Focus on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in relation to preparation of single entity financial statements, as well as asset and revenue elements.
Prerequisites: AF 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3116
Management Accounting - Level 5
Theoretical underpinnings of the role of accounting information in cost accumulation, profitability analysis, planning and decision making in business organizations
Prerequisites: AF 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3131
Intermediate Financial Accounting - Level 5
Application of alternative accounting measurements and their effects on corporate assets, liabilities, and stockholders' equity.
Prerequisites: AF 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3146
Taxation for Individuals - Level 5
This course introduces students to taxation theory and practice and provides a detailed analysis of the main UK taxes imposed on individuals.
Prerequisites: AF 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3215
Cost Accounting - Level 6
The course studies fundamentals of cost accounting theories within an industrial organization such as cost accumulation and product costing (job and process costing), including an analysis of spoilage, overhead, inventory valuation, income determination, joint products and by-products and the allocation of service department costs.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3116
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3224
Internal Auditing
Introduction to standards and application of internal auditing methods, procedures and techniques in order to examine and evaluate operations within an organization.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3131
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 3240
Money and Banking - Level 5
See EC 3240.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4045
Corporate Governance and Accountability - Level 6
The concept and role of corporate governance. Comparison of global governance systems. Distribution of power within firms, risk management, audit, global corporate governance. Sustainability and ethics as issues pertaining to good corporate governance.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4090
Internship In Accounting And Financial Management
Experiential learning in companies related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4207
Financial Reporting II - Level 6
The use of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) in relation to the preparation of consolidated financial statements, as well as liability, equity and expense elements.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3104
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4217
Financial Planning - Level 6
Fundamental and advanced concepts of profit planning and control and their relationship to the primary management functions. Application of concepts and techniques to a comprehensive budget program and variance analysis.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3116
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4218
Auditing - Level 6
Examination and verification of accounting for the purpose of establishing the reliability of financial statements. Nature and application of auditing standards and procedures.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3131 or AF3104
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4223
Financial Statement Analysis and Equity Valuation - Level 6
Review and analysis of financial statements. Tools and techniques for financial valuation using cash flow information and present value analysis. Topics of ratio analysis, liquidity, capital structure, trend analysis, profitability, industry standards, changes in working capital, changes in financial position, sources and uses of funds, business valuation techniques, and analysis of earnings quality.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4242
Advanced Management Accounting - Level 6
The course examines advanced management accounting concepts and techniques, focusing on extending the understanding of approaches such as: product costing, strategic pricing, organizational control and performance appraisal.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3116
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4243
Corporate Taxation - Level 6
This course provides a detailed analysis of UK corporate taxation. It provides a basic analysis of taxation on the international activities of a company and the latest international developments and trends on corporate taxation.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3146
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4244
Forensic Accounting - Level 6
Detecting and correcting fraudulent financial reporting. Use technology in optimally accomplishing forensic accounting objectives.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3131 or 3104
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4296
Advanced Financial Accounting - Level 6
Specialized accounting knowledge on partnerships, branches, mergers, acquisitions, and consolidations including the worksheet analysis of consolidation principles.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3131
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4347
Cost Modeling
The course aims to engage students in the creation of cost models, based on a set of data taken from real business settings, with the use of spreadsheet applications.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 3116 AF 4242
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4428
Topics in Corporate Finance - Level 6
Advanced financial practices related to forecasting, cost of capital, capital structure, lease financing, dividend policy and working capital management.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 AF 2020 FN 3005 AF 3313
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AF 4629
Investment and Portfolio Management - Level 6
Portfolio theory and asset-pricing models; the process of portfolio management; establishing objectives; industry and company analysis; constructing and managing a portfolio; measuring and evaluating portfolio performance.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 1000
LE Introduction to Archaeology
An introduction to the basics of the practice, methods and theory of world archaeology. Particular emphasis is given to examples drawn from the broader Mediterranean world.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 1002
The Archaeology of Daily Life
A study of daily life in ancient Athens and Rome through the analysis of archaeological evidence. Survey of all facets of life. Public and private spaces and structures. Government, customs, festivals and entertainment.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 2019
LE Pausanias And The Archaeology of Greece - Level 4
A detailed examination of Pausanias, the second-century AD traveller and writer, who has proved to be our most important literary source for the art and archaeology of Archaic, Classical & Roman Greece.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 2027
Aspects of Greek Art in Athens
An introductory exploration of aspects of Greek art, broadly defined chronologically, through 'hands on experience,' utilizing the collections available in museums, in galleries and on sites in Athens.<br>Students who have taken AT 2005 (Art and Architecture of Ancient Greece) cannot take AH 2027 (previously AT 2027) for credit when it addresses Ancient Greek Art. Similarly, students who have taken AT 2017 (Modern Greek Art) cannot take AH 2027 for credit when the content relates to Modern Greek Art. <em>Required museum visits. Additional fees apply.</em>
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 2122
Topography and Monuments of Ancient Athens
A site-based introduction to the topography and monuments of Athens from the Geometric period up to the Roman period.
Required museum visits
Additional fees apply.
Prerequisites: One course in Ancient Medieval or Byzantine Art History or History
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 3021
LE The Bronze Age of Greece - Level 5
The art and archaeology of Crete, the Cycladic islands and the mainland of Greece from 4000 to 1000 BC.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 3029
LE Display, Discourse and Design in the Greek Sanctuary - Level 5
An engagement with the physical and social make-up of the Greek sanctuary. Survey of the major Greek sanctuary sites on the mainland (Olympia, Delphi, and the Acropolis) and elsewhere.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AH 4132
Audiences For Display: Theory And Practice In Archaeological And Heritage Display - Level 6
An examination of the theory and practice of archaeological and heritage display. Case studies using displays available in Athens and Greece. Prerequisites: Any course in the ancient world (Archaeology, Art History, Classics, History)
Prerequisites: Any course in Archaeology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 1000
LE Introduction to Anthropology - Level 4
Survey course in American Anthropology. Biological and social-cultural backgrounds to the science of humanity. Methods of anthropological research.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 1003
LE Cultural Anthropology - Level 4
Introduction to culture and cultural anthropology. Economic Systems, Kinship, Belief systems, Political systems, stratification. Comparative and holistic study of contemporary societies and issues.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 2002
Human Evolution and Physical Anthropology
Biological evolution: principles and mechanisms. The evolution of primates. Contemporary studies of primate behavior. Biological endowment and the creation of culture. Gaps and problems in the theories of the evolution of humans.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 2007
Ethnicity and Identity - Level 4
Conceptual and empirical analysis of ethnic, local and national identities. Critical examination of how social identities are maintained and developed. Review of the literature of Cohen, Barth, Gellner, Anderson, Weber and Billig. Ethnic boundaries, instrumental and primordial models of identity, and nationalism.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 2010
Greek Folklore and Ethnography - Level 4
Theory and history of folklore. The creation of the discipline. Discovery of folk songs. Collectors and collections. Greek folklorists.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 2011
Anthropology in Greece Today
Greek socio/cultural anthropology in twentieth and twenty-first centuries. A critical appreciation of writings about identity, gender and politics in Greece from an anthropological perspective.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 2215
Religion in The Mediterranean World
An overview of three major religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The influence of these religions on Mediterranean cultures, especially Greece. Religion considered as having a major impact on cultural heritage and civilization in the Mediterranean world. Site and museum visits also included.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AN 3020
Intercultural Communication - Level 5
The nature of face-to-face interaction between persons from different cultures. The dynamics of intercultural communication. Practice in effective intercultural communication behaviors and in-depth exploration of several different cultures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 1003
Fundamentals of 2D Forms - Drawing I - Level 4
Traditional and contemporary concepts of drawing and visual structures. Free hand drawing and sketching, geometric and organic form, contour, shading, scales analogies, as well as computer aided projects. Use of all drawing tools to produce images with varieties of media.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 1005
Fundamentals of 2D Forms - Color and Design I - Level 4
Introduction to the theory of color and its applications. Color, shape, form, and their relationships. Media and tools used to explore the functions of color. The surrounding world, either natural or simulated, used as a reference and inspiration for the completion of projects.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 1007
Fundamentals of 3D Forms - Sculpture I - Level 4
Concepts and contemporary solutions to 3-dimensional space. Sculptural principles, techniques, and materials. Exploration of matter and space. Analysis of artistic manifestations in 3-D space. Contemporary sculptural issues.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 1009
Fundamentals of 4D Forms - Time Based Media I - Level 4
New forms and concepts of art that use time as an artistic medium. Time-based practices in experimental performance, happenings, sound and text. Development of 4-dimensional art projects. Strategies for non-linear experience and simultaneity. Experiential and performative aspect of time-based work.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 1017
LE Digital Image - Level 4
Students will learn basic photography techniques and gain a thorough knowledge of Photoshop. Issues relating to memory, truth and the digital image, authorship and the concept of the amateur, and the unprecedented proliferation of images will be investigated. Students will learn a basic history of the recorded image, and explore current image strategies on the web and through the use of mobile phones. Concepts for image analysis and compositional meaning will be learned.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 2001
LE Visual Literacy - Level 4
(Same as GD 2001)
An investigation of a variety of visual structures as they appear in contemporary cultures through art, design and media. Visual rhetoric and visual meanings are examined through texts and creative practice.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 2023
Figure Drawing I - Level 4
Introduction to drawing the human figure. Posture, movement and characteristics of the human body in space. The students practice on quick sketching and on longer observation drawings.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3019
Video Art - Level 5
Exploration of the potential of the video medium as an art form. Critical analysis of dominant film and video languages. Experimentation with alternative strategies for structuring content in time. Students will complete a series of short video projects.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3024
Figure Drawing II - Level 5
Dynamics between the figure and space. Analytical and synthetic approaches. Structure and possibilities of motion of the human figure. Basic principles of anatomy.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3025
Painting - Level 5
Introduction to fundamental concepts of painting, both abstract and representational. Compositions showing the function of color, value scale, placement, proportion and volume.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3104
Fundamentals of 2D Forms - Drawing II - Level 5
Further exploration of traditional and contemporary concepts of drawing and visual structures. Rhythm and dynamics, complex compositions, perspective, as well as computer generated projects are seen as an aid to understand the image as a creation.
Prerequisites: AR 1003
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3106
Fundamentals of 2D Forms - Color And Design II - Level 5
Development of a concrete knowledge of color. Illusion, perspective, abstraction on the two dimensional field. Experimental ways of using color. Physical properties of color used to approach different aesthetic choices.
Prerequisites: AR 1005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3108
Fundamentals of 3D Forms - Sculpture II - Level 5
Investigation of sculptural concepts and contemporary solutions to 3-dimensional space. Role and function of sculpture in a changing global society. Projects that consider dynamic physical systems, such as kinetic, social, and environmental sculpture.
Prerequisites: AR 1007
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 3110
Fundamentals of 4D Forms - Time Based Media II - Level 5
Examination of art that uses time as an artistic medium. Time-based practices including happenings, chance and process-based work, installations and interdisciplinary collaboration. Development of 4-dimensional art projects. New art practices within social contexts are explored.
Prerequisites: AR 1009
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4002
Art Techniques and Media - Level 6
Examination through studio work of various techniques established in Western Art as well as inmedia.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4040
Issues in Contemporary Art - Level 6
Art considered for its relation to social and personal relevance. Interaction between different forms of art and their functions in society. Relational art, public practice and site-specific art work. Contemporary art explored through the works of renowned artists and major exhibitions. Theoretical and critical texts. Current trends of curating and installing art shows. Gallery and museum visits, artists' lectures and studio visits.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4130
Contemporary Painting - Level 6
An examination of concepts and practices used in contemporary painting. Broad understanding of content and form relationships. Personal expression and imagery are evaluated.
Prerequisites: AR 3025
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4226
Sculpture III - Level 6
Studio practice in sculpture. Advanced fabrication techniques. Construction techniques and concepts. Production of large-scale work. Development of artistic portfolios.
Prerequisites: AR 1007 AR 3108
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4233
Contemporary Drawing - Level 6
Drawing as a process of experimentation. Contemporary aesthetic issues and practices explored. Drawing as a strong tool of expression and artistic insight.
Prerequisites: AR 1003 AR 3104
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4934
Studio Projects and Installation - Level 6
Emphasis on individual choices, either formal or contextual. Emphasis on reading material. A variety of art practices as well as installations are explored.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AR 4941
Senior Project and Exhibition - Level 6
Capstone course of the visual arts major specializing in painting. Students put into practice their personal skills and work towards the completion of an exhibition accompanied by a thesis paper and an artists statement.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
AS 1000
LE Introduction to Astronomy
This introductory course in astronomy unveils the wonders of the Cosmos such as solar systems and planets, origin and evolution of stars and galaxies, and various cosmological theories. It gives emphasis on modern developments of astronomy and its connections to everyday life.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 1000
LE History of Art I
A survey of Western art from the Palaeolithic through the Medieval periods.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 1001
LE History of Art II
A survey of Western art from the Renaissance to the present, through a series of key artworks.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 1025
History of Architecture
Examination of Western architecture from the Early Modern Period to the Present, through a series of key monuments and their context.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 2005
Art of Ancient Greece - Level 4
The art of ancient Greece from the Geometric period through the coming of Rome. Diverse types of artistic production, including religious and secular architecture, sculpture, pottery, grave artefacts. Greek Art in its historical and social context.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 2006
Style and Ideology in Roman Art and Architecture - Level 4
The art of the Republic and the Empire to the time of Constantine the Great. The art of Etruria briefly considered.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 2009
The Italian Renaissance - Level 4
Renaissance Art in Italy from the Trecento through the Cinquecento.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 2013
Modern Art - Level 4
Artistic practices and key works of modern art relating to the period from the 1900s to the early 1960s.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 2124
Writing about Art - Level 4
Introduction to the academic writing specific to the discipline of art history.
Prerequisites: AT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3004
Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt - Level 5
Ancient Egyptian art and architecture from 4000 B.C. to the Ptolemaic period. Concentration on the three major periods: Old, Middle, and New Kingdoms.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3007
Byzantine Art and Architecture - Level 5
Art and Architecture from the fourth century to the end of the Byzantine Empire in 1453.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3008
Sacred and Secular In Western Medieval Art and Architecture - Level 5
The art and architecture of the medieval period in western Europe. From Hiberno-Saxon to Gothic.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3012
Pluralism in Nineteenth-Century Art - Level 5
Art in Nineteenth Century Europe. Particular attention given to the socio-political context of art production and issues of gender identity.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3016
African Art and Performativity - Level 5
Art production of selected cultures from various geographical regions of Africa.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3017
Modern Greek Art
Modern Greek art from the formation of the Greek state in the nineteenth century to the present. Focus on the historical/political/social events that determined the developments of art in conjunction with the creation of modern Greek identity.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3018
Art After Modernism - Level 5
Examination of the visual arts produced since the 1960s. Case studies of artistic practices and related art theories.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3019
Islamic Art and Architecture - Level 5
The art and architecture of the Islamic world, beginning in the seventh century with the early Arab Caliphates.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3036
Critical Approaches to Art History - Level 5
Formalism, iconography, contextual history, semiotics, feminism and psychoanalysis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 3043
From Van Eyck To Rembrandt - Level 5
Examination of painting in the Low Countries and Germany in the period extending from c. 1400 to 1675, with emphasis on the 17th Century.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4030
Selected Topics - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a topic in art history related to an historical or critical/methodological aspect of the discipline. The topic of the seminar is chosen in advance and it supplements those existing in the program.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4032
Theory and Practice of Display - Level 6
A survey of the history and theory of the display of art and artifacts. Analysis of current art and archaeological displays.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4033
Feminism and Art History - Level 6
Feminist critiques of art and the discipline of art history, as well as feminist art.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4034
Topics In Medieval Art - Level 6
In-depth critical analysis of a topic in the study of medieval art. The topic is chosen in advance.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4037
Topics In Renaissance Art - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a topic related to the art of the Renaissance in Italy from the Trecento through the Cinquecento.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4038
Topics In Modern Art - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a topic related to modern art.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4039
Curating - Level 6
Thematic investigation of the theoretical discourses and professional tasks related to contemporary curatorial theory and practice.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4039
Curating - Level 6
Thematic investigation of the theoretical discourses and professional tasks related to contemporary curatorial theory and practice.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4041
Art and Psychoanalysis - Level 6
Investigation of the critical approach to art and psychoanalysis. Art historical writings informed by psychoanalytic theory and related key psychoanalytic notions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
AT 4042
Art and Post-Structuralism - Level 6
Investigation of selected aspects of post-structuralist theories and specific contemporary artistic practices.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BI 1000
LE Introduction to Biology I - Level 4
An integrated exploration of the fundamentals of biology as a science, the nature of life, biological chemistry, cell biology, metabolism and human body anatomy and function.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
BI 1002
Introduction to Molecular Biology
Principles and applications of molecular biology, with emphasis on recombinant DNA technology, gene isolation and cloning, gene transfer into mammalian cells, transgenic animals, regulation of gene expression,molecular diagnostics,molecular biology of cancer and gene therapy.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
BI 1007
Environmental Ecology - Level 4
Fundamentals of the science of ecology, including an introduction to life and the physical environment. Adaptations of organisms and evolution, population structure and regulation, species interactions, community ecology, biodiversity, ecosystems and ecological applications.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
BI 1016
LE Human Biology: Genetic and Evolutionary Aspects of Life
An issues-based course designed for non-science majors that takes a fresh approach to the field of biology. Emphasis is put on human genetics, inheritance and human development, molecular biology, evolution, and ecology.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BI 1017
Human Biology: Body Anatomy and Current Issues - Level 4
An issues-based course designed for non-science majors that takes a fresh approach to the field of biology. Emphasis is put on basic biological processes, structure and function of organs and organ systems as well as diseases and infections of the human body.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
BI 1101
Introduction to Biology II - Level 4
An integrated exploration of major principles of biology. Emphasis on diversity of life, development, cell division,molecular biology, genetics, evolution, and ecology. Consideration of issues and applications related to society.
Prerequisites: BI 1000
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
BI 3204
Human Genetics
A survey of human genetics for the science and non-science majors. Focuses on fundamental concepts about genome organization, function and variation as well as the study of genetic diseases and technologies.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 BI 1101
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BI 3215
Environmental Health - Level 5
This course examines health issues, the scientific understanding of their causes and possible future approaches to control major environmental health problems in industrialized and developing countries.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 or BI 1017 BI 1101 or BI 1007
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BI 3232
Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology
A course on cellular and molecular neurobiology. The course will cover the neural tissue and senses from molecules to the mind, describing basic neuronal processes, sensory receptor systems, and motor systems, development and the biology of higher cognitive function.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 BI 1101
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BU 2002
Business Legal Issues - Level 4
The legal system. Sources of English law. Administration of justice. Conclusion of valid contracts and the resolution of legal disputes. Introduction to civil and commercial law. Corporate law. Negotiable instruments. Intellectual property rights.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/0/2
Syllabus: Download
BU 3233
Business Research Methods - Level 5
This course provides an understanding of the role and importance of research to organizations. Research process stages including, formulating and clarifying research questions, writing a literature review, designing research, choosing appropriate methods of sampling, data collection and analysis, and reporting of findings.
Prerequisites: MA 2021 or MA 2010 MA 3111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
BU 4950
Business Consulting
A field-based course, open to all economics and business students, designed to develop strategic problem solving skills in a corporate setting. Emphasis is placed on the complexities of organizational environments and the implications of different strategies on firm organizational structure and prospects.
Prerequisites: 90 credits. The course is open to business and economics students. Approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator (as appropriate) and the course instructor is required
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CE 1000
Chinese I - Level 4
Beginning Chinese. Fundamental concepts of the Chinese language and aspects of Chinese culture. Basic training in listening, speaking, and reading abilities in the Chinese language.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CH 1002
LE Principles of Chemistry - Level 4
An introduction to chemical science and the chemistry of everyday life. The course presents fundamental principles of chemistry such as atomic theory, chemical bonding, chemical reactions, states of matter, nuclear chemistry as well as, basic concepts of inorganic and organic chemistry. Focus is given to chemical applications and their relevance to the natural environment.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
CH 1005
LE An Introduction To The Organic World
An introduction to modern organic and biological structures. An issues based approach that studies biological, environmental, nutritional and material science-related topics via a chemical perspective with an emphasis on the chemistry of livings things.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CH 3241
Environmental Chemistry - Level 5
See ES 3241.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 1002
Ancient Greek I
An introductory course for students who wish to study elementary ancient Greek. The course covers the essentials of vocabulary, grammar and syntax through oral and written exercises so that students can begin to translate ancient Greek into English. Practice in reading, writing and translating from ancient Greek into English, with excerpts from Greek literature.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 1004
LE Myth in the Ancient Greek and Roman World
This course introduces students to the rich world of Greek and Roman mythology by examining and assessing their appearance in literature and material culture. The contribution of these mythologies to the construction of identity and ideologies of the Greeks and Romans will be considered.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 1103
Ancient Greek Language II
The second part of an introductory course for students who wish to study elementary ancient Greek. The course reviews and reinforces vocabulary, grammar and syntax through oral and written exercises so that students can translate ancient Greek into English at a more advanced level than CL1002. Practice in reading, writing and translating from ancient Greek into English, with excerpts from Greek literature.
Prerequisites: CL 1002
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 1115
Latin II
A second semester introductory course for students who wish to study elementary Latin. The course reviews and reinforces vocabulary, grammar and syntax through oral and written exercises so that students can translate Latin into English. Practice in reading, writing and translating from Latin into English, with excerpts from Latin literature.
Prerequisites: The equivalent of first semester Latin
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 2010
LE Greek And Roman Epic Literature In Translation - Level 4
Survey of Greek and Roman epic poetry in translation, including works by Homer and Hesiod and Virgil. Consideration of translations and other traditions of epic.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 2220
Reading Latin
The course strengthens and builds upon the skills learned in a first year Latin sequence by focusing on reading a continuous text by a key author writing in Latin and placing that work in its cultural and literary context. Authors that may be chosen include Virgil, Cicero and Livy amongst others. The course begins with a grammar review. The course may be repeated for credit as long as a different author is chosen.
Prerequisites: A first year Latin sequence or its equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 3001
Classical Roman Literature and Culture - Level 5
A study, in English translation, of some of the most important works of Roman literature, placing them within their cultural context. Samples from various genres (drama, lyric and epic poetry, rhetoric) are examined.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 3022
Classical Greek Literature and Culture - Level 5
A study, in English translation, of some of the most important works of Greek literature, placing them within their cultural context. Samples from various genres (epic and lyric poetry, drama, philosophy, rhetoric and history).
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 3224
Ancient Greek Drama in Translation
Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes in translation by modern poets and scholars. Commentary by ancient and modern scholars.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CL 3227
Ancient Greek and Roman Comedy in Translation
Aristophanes, Menander, Plautus, and Terence in English translation by modern poets and scholars. Commentary by ancient and modern scholars.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2202
Writing for Mass Communication - Level 4
Understanding media user needs and interest levels as a determining factor in how media messages are crafted; examination and application of basic media writing techniques.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2203
Fundamentals of Public Relations - Level 4
Introduction to public relations through the exploration of concepts relevant to real-world situations. Understanding public relations processes and practices.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2206
Interpersonal Communication
See SP 2206.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2227
Introduction to Film and Television Studies - Level 4
Introduction to the study of film and television as areas of research within the world of media and communication. An examination of their histories, interaction, and modes of creation and production.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2301
Contemporary Mass Communication - Level 4
Overview of the mass media industry. History of the mass media and their impact on society and the individual. Development of communication technology. Role of mass media in shaping public opinion.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2305
Multimedia Lab - Level 4
Introduction to multimedia. Communicating ideas through multimedia works. Using video, image, sound and appropriate communication styles to develop presentations and equip students with technology skills needed in later modules.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 2408
Issues in Context - Level 4
Historical observation, social theory, and examination of media artifacts as tools for understanding social change. The retreat of tradition and its impact on institutions, individuals and relationships at different levels of society.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 CN 2301
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3080
Communication Internship
Workplace-based learning in an area of communication. On-the-job training and work experience. Exposure to, and reflection on, professional practices and challenges in a communication-related area.
Prerequisites: Students should complete 75 credits before taking this module. Department head approval required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3164
Sound Design - Level 5
See MU 3164.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3311
Fundamentals of Print Journalism - Level 5
Basic techniques for success in journalism. Finding, interviewing, and determining the credibility of sources for news stories. Accuracy, leads, the inverted pyramid, writing on deadline.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 CN 2202
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3334
Client Services in Advertising - Level 5
Managing account teams and client relationships. Liaising between an advertising firm and a client. Mastering advanced presentation advertising and creative strategies for different product categories to a range of client personality profiles.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3410
Communications in Advertising - Level 5
Introduction of advertising media and campaign development through various methods and channels, including traditional and non-traditional communication. Exploration of creative execution and synergy in media campaign creation.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 CN 2301
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3412
Media Ethics - Level 5
Philosophical and practical approaches to understanding ethical dilemmas in the media. Analysis of competing professional, private, employment and social frameworks. Comparison of ethical standards and practices in different areas in the field of communication.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 CN 2301
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3416
Radio News Writing - Level 5
The differences between print and radio in terms of audience expectations and receptivity. Writing for the voice and the ear. Preparing, writing and delivering news copy and field reports. Taping interviews. Adapting the voice to broadcast.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 CN 2202 CN 3311
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3428
Public Relations Techniques - Level 5
Communication in the public relations industry. Analysis of on-the-job situations, focusing on the techniques used to attain organizational goals. Practice in the production of print applications for target audiences and the use of specific media channels.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 CN 2203 CN 2202
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3521
Communication Theories - Level 5
The basic theoretical paradigms of mass communication. Examination of the history and development of models in communication research and the context in which theories emerged. Exploration of approaches used to understand the influence of mass communication.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3523
Public Relations and Special Events Planning - Level 5
Event management techniques and strategies for planning, promotion, implementation and evaluation of special events in a variety of contexts. Competencies required to perform the complex tasks associated with research, design, planning, production and evaluation of events.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3525
Film Analysis - Level 5
Analysis through an examination of filmic elements such as form, narrative, sound, mise-en-scene and cinematography. Survey of different aesthetic styles and genres in the history of cinema.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3609
Copywriting and Creative Evaluation - Level 5
Focus on the creative side of advertising. Analysis on-the-job experiences of copywriters; planning, writing and evaluating advertising for print and broadcast media.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3622
Television Producing - Level 5
Overview of broadcasting operations, formats, and methods. The basic principles of producing television programmes. Development of concept proposals, rundowns and organizational skills. Aspects of visualization, sequencing, and budgeting in production.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 3642
Digital Communication - Level 5
The role of online media in shaping interpersonal and organizational communication. Examination of such areas as networking, online communities, sharing and collaborative practices, user-generated content, crowd sourcing, gamification, and social entrepreneurship. Planning and execution of digital campaigns.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4438
Leadership Communication - Level 6
Communication styles of business and political leaders. The role of communication in effective leadership, with a focus on techniques used to develop successful public and corporate leadership communication strategies.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 CN 2301
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4500
Creative Execution in Advertising - Level 6
Strategy and execution in campaign advertising. Focus on execution considerations in television campaigns. Execution of strategy in four stages of the product life cycle.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4504
News Culture - Level 6
Critical analysis of the complex processes of news journalism through the examination of how news is collected, processed, communicated and perceived.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4513
Brand Building In Advertising - Level 6
Brand character and positioning through aesthetics and elements of style. Brand equity building and image communication. Image as an asset of organizations and brands. Forging an identity from inception of idea to brand bundle. Developing, refining, and communicating a unique brand. Emphasis on aesthetics, styles, dimensions, and synesthesia.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4526
Public Relations in Non-Profit Organizations - Level 6
Understanding the unique challenges facing health, cultural, educational, and human service organizations. Issues for non-profits including budgeting, fundraising, and communicating with specialized target audiences. Analysis of the social and political objectives for non-profit clients.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4533
Advanced Print Journalism - Level 6
Writing polished news and feature stories for publication in student online publication. Developing story ideas and editing stories for publication. Interviewing and other types of research. The primacy of structure to good writing.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4535
Editing Theory and Practice - Level 6
Principles of editing. Historical perspectives on, and analysis of, film montage. Using non-linear sound and image editing techniques.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4537
Screenwriting - Level 6
Methods of film screenwriting. Examination of the principles of cinematic stories, structure, character and dialogue. Film screenings and script analysis.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4543
Computer Mediated Communication - Level 6
Examination of personal and professional uses of, and perspectives on, CMC. Focus on online advertising techniques and the corporate and entrepreneurial uses of social media. Practice in the production of online applications that communicate and promote corporate brands.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4632
Communication Research Methods - Level 6
Examination of key concepts of social science research as applied to communication. Quantitative and qualitative research techniques. History and development of communication research. Sampling and research ethics. Exploration of the major approaches to research.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4639
Making the Short Documentary - Level 6
Researching, focusing, planning, shooting, writing, and editing the short documentary, or industrial or public relations, film. Working with clients. Ethical issues and principles. History of the documentary. Industrial video functions.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 470
Communication Thesis
Students work directly with a faculty supervisor to develop and complete a capstone project or thesis.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4707
Television News Writing - Level 6
Using visuals, sound, and words together in news and feature formats. Objectivity and balance. Checking sources. Structuring stories. Camera use and shot selection. Researching, interviewing, shooting, writing, and producing a package story.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4736
International Public Relations - Level 6
Public relations in the global marketplace. Global versus national communication strategies. The role of international public relations companies and their local affiliate offices. Achieving public relations success in numerous settings.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4740
Communication Thesis - Level 6
Students work directly with a faculty supervisor to develop and complete a capstone project or thesis.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CN 4745
Advanced Media Production - Level 6
Concepts and methods of planning, designing and directing audiovisual projects. Visualization and sequencing. Lighting and colour techniques. Pictorial composition and vectors. Depth perspective and volume. Controlling exposure and camera angles.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 1070
Introduction to Information Systems - Level 4
Principles of information systems. Social and ethical issues in using information. Present and future trends in information technology. Manage and communicate information. Collaborate and share digital content. Current application software is used to solve typical problems.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 2133
Business Website Fundamentals
The essential steps for creating and publishing a Business Web site. Internet tools and browsers. Elements of web page creation using page creation tools. HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, multimedia elements, tables, template, forms.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 2137
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Introduction to computer aided design concepts with application to AutoCAD. Experimentation with the construction of engineering and architectural models in two and three dimensions. Creation of photorealistic models (rendering).
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits:
US Credits : 1/2/2
Syllabus: Download
CS 2179
Business Information Systems - Level 4
BuBusiness information systems concepts, categories and trends. The strategic impact of information systems and technologies on business functions and decision making process. Data resource management. Ethical and security issues. Global information systems concepts.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3051
Business Driven Information Technology - Level 5
Theories and practices on the role and use of Information Systems and Information Technology in streamlining business operations and in optimizing business processes with a focus on shipping management and logistics management. Effective decision-making in implementing sustainable business/IT solutions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3140
Electronic Commerce - Level 5
Electronic commerce framework, types, and business models. E-marketplaces. E-government, e-learning, e-publishing. Social networking and mobile computing. Web storefront and content management implementation.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/2/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3144
Customer Relationship Management Systems – Level 5
Customer-centric marketing strategies; CRM concepts, metrics and techniques; CRM systems for customer analysis; CRM analysis and business performance; CRM systems for loyalty programs, channel management and promotional campaigns; Customer segmentation through CRM.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3245
Data Management and IT for Business - Level 5
Computer communications systems components, models, operations, and applications; networking standards, protocols and connectivity aspects; operating systems fundamentals; problem solving, analysis, and implementation with a scripting language; top-down algorithm design; testing and debugging techniques; documentation; Database Management Systems concepts; data modelling; database design; normalization; Structured Query Language (SQL).
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/3/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3246
Enterprise Systems – Level 5
Study of the enterprise systems; integration of enterprise systems; information and organizational processes; theoretical and practical aspects of enterprise solutions; practical training on ERP industry standard solutions.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3247
Information Systems for Decision Making – Level 5
Knowledge Management Systems concepts and possibilities; role of knowledge in business; organizational learning and knowledge management processes.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3254
Cognitive Computing with IBM Watson
See ITC 3254.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 ITC 2188 or CS 2179
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3348
Enterprise Social Networks - Level 5
Enterprise social networking platforms (ESNs); business to business (B2B) & business to employee (B2E) enterprise social software and underlying technologies; enterprise collaboration roadmap & user-adoption strategies for effective enterprise deployments; social network mining; information security & governance.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179 CS 3247
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3397
Object Oriented Programming with C++
See ITC 3397.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/0
Syllabus: Download
CS 3425
Web Applications Development - Level 6
Server-side technologies of Active Server Pages (ASP) and ASP.NET. Application of connectivity issues with databases. Web server management. Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) essentials.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179 CS 2188 CS 3260
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 3465
Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing - Level 6
Data warehouse characteristics, architecture, models and processes. Business processes and data flows. OLAP versus OLTP systems. Data analysis, extraction, transformation and data loading methods. Data quality. Data warehouse: building, maintaining and accessing techniques.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2188 MA 1009 CS 3260
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4063
Management Information Systems Internship
Experiential learning for Management Information Systems majors. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4157
Project Management - Level 6
See MG 4157.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4249
Business Intelligence – Level 6
Business Intelligence characteristics, architecture, models and processes. Data warehouse: building, maintaining and accessing techniques. Business Intelligence analysis, extraction, transformation and data loading methods. Knowledge Discovery through data mining and text mining. Business performance management, business processes and data flows. Future trends in Business Intelligence.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4284
Analysis and Design of Information Systems - Level 6
Concepts for systems analysis and design, methodologies, techniques, and tools. Evaluation of information systems components and their alignment with business requirements. Integration of the structured systems modeling with the object oriented one.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4350
Information Systems Security and Control - Level 6
An overview of information systems security, audit and control function. Threats, attacks and security technology measures. Legal, ethical and professional issues. Planning for security.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179 CS 3245
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4461
Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Level 6
Focus on both process and context of entrepreneurial activity in the Information and Communication Technology industry. Extensive analysis of operation; organization and management of entrepreneurial activity; frameworks and theories of Innovation.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179 CS 3247 PH 3005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
CS 4462
Information Systems Strategy - Level 6
Study of the information systems function within an organization; a senior management perspective in the acquisition, development, delivery and governance of information systems resources.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2179 CS 4157 CS 4284
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 2018
LE Body Awareness and Movement - Level 4
Practical anatomy and physiology of the moving body. Health & safety of the moving body, awareness of an individual's body schema, movement range and kinaesthetic sense as a foundation to understand the expressive potential of kinetic form. Ethics of working "physically" with others.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 2025
LE The Choreographies of the American Musical
The historical evolution, structure, content and aesthetics of the American musical. Its dramaturgical role within the musical form. Opportunity to learn and perform choreographies from landmark works of American Musical Theatre.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 2050
Contemporary Dance I - Level 4
Principal concepts of dance technique from a contemporary dance perspective. Movement factors and their interrelationship: body, space, energy (flow), weight and time. Exercises and movement sequences to develop body part coordination, build strength, flexibility, stamina and endurance. Issues of health and safety.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 2151
Contemporary Dance II - Level 4
Emphasis on principles of dance technique at intermediate level, application of dynamic alignment, suppleness and flexibility, dynamics and flow of energy as well as endurance and balance. Longer movement studies are learned as "variations" in class.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 or by permission of instructor
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 2256
Contemporary Choreography I - Level 4
Introduction to current approaches to generate and manipulate movement material and the experience of moving as a starting point for choreography. Exploration of solo forms. Variety of stimulus and sources to generate ideas for dance including visual, textual and aural stimuli. Current practitioners are studied as case studies.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 DA 2018
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3000
Classical Ballet - Level 5
Ballet class, 'open level'. Barre exercise. Adagio. Allegro. Short repertory variations from the classical repertory performed in studio conditions. Terminology of classical ballet.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3015
LE From Improvisation to Emergent Form - Level 5
Improvisation from an interdisciplinary perspective. Introduction to improvisation as a tool for collaborative cross-arts practice. Approaches to improvisation with reference to key practitioners (e.g. Cage, Fluxus, Klein, Judson Church, Gibson word-pieces). Students work toward the creation of short performance scores and presentations. Improvisation in non-theatre contexts.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3017
Jazz Dance - Level 5
Jazz Dance technique. Students work on developing a sound technique, a good sense of line and posture and understanding of rhythm and musicality through engaging with another style of dance.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3159
Dance History- Level 5
Dance history from the early 20th century to today. Key personalities, companies, currents and trends are examined in their particular aesthetic, artistic, ideological and socio-political contexts. Critical perspectives on history including new ideas on the nature of historiography that move away from the concept of a "universal history" to an idea of history that includes overlapping, contradictions, ruptures and omissions.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3255
Contemporary Dance III - Level 5
Advanced aspects of contemporary dance technique. Attention to the performance of elaborate movement combinations that require mastery in the control of level changes, the use of gravity, weight transfer, change of speed, balance / instability, the fall / recovery.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 DA 2151 or by permission of instructor
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3358
Contemporary Dance IV - Level 5
Focus on Release-based technique. The level is intermediate/advanced. Emphasis on fluidity of movement form. Engagement with changes of weight and motion through planes. Relation between movement led by joints/skeleton and muscle/tissue.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 DA 2151 DA 3255 or by permission of instructor
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 3362
Choreography as a Collaborative Practice - Level 5
Group forms and collaborative practices in choreography. Choreography as an aesthetic practice of interactions, relationships, constellations in motion. The choreographer as an agent of change within a performative environment.
Prerequisites: DA 2256 DA 2050 DA 2018
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4066
Dance and Music In Collaboration - Level 6
Practical and theoretical course exploring the collaborative dialogues between dance and music. Examples of dance/music/collaborations including the socio-cultural context in which they emerged will be discussed as case studies to support studio investigations.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4069
Physical Theatres - Level 6
Physical Theatre, its methods and main practitioners. Historical and critical contexts that gave rise to the form and situates it in the interstice between dance and dramatic theatre, circus and performance. Comparative analysis of the work of key practitioners within a socio-cultural context.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4072
Dance On Screen - Level 6
Strategies and tools for creating dance for the screen, a form of dance that only exists on virtual/screen form. Exploration of various methodologies for documenting, evaluating and presenting a dance film and how it differs from film/video documentation of a stage event.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4463
Contemporary Dance V - Level 6
Advanced technique training in contemporary dance. Health, safety, nutritional/dietary concerns and injury prevention.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 DA 2151 DA 3255 DA 3358 Or by permission of instructor
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4467
Dance Pedagogy and Social Development - Level 6
Dance pedagogy methods and concepts. Planning, management of the 'real time' dynamics of a class. Principles of the learning-teaching dynamic. Facilitation of dance activity in community settings. Facilitation of dance projects for under-served communities. Involving target participants in project planning.
Prerequisites: DA 3159 DR 3246 WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4534
Contemporary Repertory - Level 6
Intensive rehearsal and performance experience of repertory to be performed in a public context. Students work as a repertory dance company.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4564
Advanced Contemporary Dance - Level 6
Pre-professional level technique class, modelled on industry standards and expectations. Preparation to entry into the profession. Preparing for auditions. Health, safety and nutritional/dietary concerns and injury prevention.
Prerequisites: DA 2050 DA 2151 DA 3255 DA 3358 DA 4463 Or by permission of instructor
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/6/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4565
Advanced Choreography - Level 6
Self-directed mode of choreographic work with tutor and peer support. Students create an extended piece of choreography in order to build on, consolidate and elaborate knowledge and skills gained throughout the choreography courses. The work will be developed with mentor support to performance level in showcase conditions. Preparation to professional practice.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DA 4668
Final Year Project (Capstone) - Level 6
Students design, manage and complete an independent research project. The project can be fully theoretical or combine aspects of theory and practice. Opportunity to explore the ideas behind the concept of practice-based research.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 1024
Theatre Improvisation
Exploring aspects of human behavior on stage using theatrical improvisation.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2003
LE The Making of Theater
The main elements of theater and how they come together to create a performance. Key practitioners and their work. Theater as a reflection of diverse socio-historical contexts. Key terms use to discuss theatrical productions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2010
Movement for the Stage - Level 4
Laban's movement analysis. Eukinetics, the analysis of movement of the performers as well as Choreutics, the analysis of movement in relation to the scenic space. The role of movement in establishing dramaturgy. Dynamics of the movement of all aspects of stage: performer, props, scenography.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2012
The Actor's Process - Level 4
The study of Stanislavski&apos;s technique from a theoretical as well as a practical viewpoint - physical action on stage, imagination, concentration of attention, truth and belief, communion, adaptation, tempo-rhythm, and emotional memory.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2015
Voice and Speech I - Level 4
The voice as a principal means of communication in the theatre as well as in everyday life. An exploration of mental and emotional aspects of vocal expression. A deeper understanding of the body?s function in voice production.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2022
LE Theater, Games, Creativity
Techniques and practices of creative drama. Exploration of how Theater games, play and improvisation can be applied to non-performance purposes including self-expression, social engagement, community bonding and conflict resolution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2032
Stagecraft - Level 4
Technical and production aspects of contemporary theatre, dance and performance practice. Managing a performance. Risk assessment. Production plans and budget. Key terminology of theatre production practice. Examination of case studies in theatre production.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2111
The Space of Performance - Level 4
Elements of theatre space and design in a historical, cultural, political, social and technological context, through theory and workshops. Design and practical skills required of the contemporary scenographer.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2126
Performance in Athens - Level 4
Trends in national and international theatre, dance and performance encountered through attendance of performances taking place in Athens. Students discuss and analyze performances in the class.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2220
The Theatrical Event - Level 4
History of theatre from a historiographical perspective. Comparative study of major concepts, trends and practitioners that have defined the nature of theatre through the ages. Development of theatre spaces. Evolution of techniques. Emergence of the various theatre professionals. Relationship of theatre to its social-cultural and political contexts. Introduction to historical analysis of theatre. Evaluation of first and secondary sources.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 2461
Introduction to Theatre Practice - Level 4
Exploration of a wide range of performance, directing and theatre making skills. Introduction to theatre practice through three fundamental perspectives: action, architecture, audience. Exploration of the relationship between making, performing and appreciating.
Prerequisites: DR 2010 DR 2015 DR 2211 WP1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3035
Sound in Theatre - Level 5
Exploration of the role of sound and acoustics in theatre performance. Sound events as an intrinsic aspect of a play&apos;s dramaturgy. The relationship of sound and space, sound & technology and the theatrical presence of performers and objects on stage. Historical analysis of sound and music within theatre works. Overview of the techniques and the tools of sound design and the sound designer's role in the collaborative design process in the theatre setting.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3038
LE The Face and the Mask - Level 5
History, practice and key developments of facial masking in theatre and the arts in a historical, cultural, political and social context, through theory and workshops. Introduction exercises to working with masks on stage.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3101
Movement For The Theatre Practitioner - Level 5
Study of the use of movement specifically in text based performance. Exploration of the inter-relationship of the use of movement in acting, directing, and design.
Prerequisites: DR 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3116
Voice and Speech II - Level 5
Exploration of effective diction, pronunciation and clear vocal expression, applying learned principles to the text and its aural equivalent.
Prerequisites: DR 2015
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3118
Stage Lighting - Level 5
Principles of lighting design. From vocabulary to technology to techniques. Issues of aesthetics and style. Design and practical realization of a lighting design.
Prerequisites: DR 2032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3139
Practical Dramaturgy - Level 5
A rigorous examination of the elements which make up the foundation of a play, determining which specific information within a written text is transferable into performance as dramatic action, character, context and narrative. Clear delineation of core applicable material from secondary dependent information, defining for the theatre maker how to apply effective textual analysis, selecting from within theatrical dialogue, conversation and literary prose the vital details which form the basis of dramatic creation.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3140
Acting The Scene - Level 5
Developing a character from a theatrical play. Scene work.
Prerequisites: DR 2012
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3227
The Scenographic Space of Performance - Level 5
The course examines the history, practice and key developments of 20th and 21st century scenography, charts its links with theatre architecture and dramatic space and identifies key scenographic theories and approaches. Students complete a design process in order to gain experience in the skills required of the scenographer, including 3D modelling and portfolio.
Prerequisites: DR 2111 WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3228
The Directing Process - Level 5
Introduction to Directing for the stage. Main principles and responsibilities. Students direct short scenes within a theatrical space.
Prerequisites: DR 3139 WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3246
Performance as A Political and Social Act - Level 5
An investigation into the larger concept of performance and role-playing in daily life. Recent histories of civil disobedience, political protest strategies, and media theatre are examined. Individual acts in social space are viewed self-consciously as performance with political implications.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 3762
Theatre as a Collaborative Practice - Level 5
Students work in "companies" to explore the fundamental collaborative nature of theatre practice. Opportunity to focus on different aspects of production: actors, directors, designers, stage managers, producers, Realization of a play to performance. Choice of plays is based on the needs of the group (s) and from a wide range of styles and genres. Students need to be prepared to rehearse outside of class-time.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4025
Computational Media and Interactive Arts - Level 6
Computation in Art; fundamentals of computer programming, techniques in computer vision, sound generation, image processing, and networking used to create art pieces and interactive installations. Use of the "Processing" programming language.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4030
Costume Design - Level 6
The theory and practice of costume design. From its beginnings to the present. Working and research methods.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4063
Stage Combat and Choreography - Level 6
Stage combat techniques. Technical and aesthetic aspects of stage combat with sword, knife as well hand to hand combat. Safe portrayal of violence onstage within the context of a play. The role of stage combat within professional theatre practice. Eye/hand coordination, principles of safety in working with a partner. Solo and ensemble work in a fight sequence.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4070
New Spatialities: Contemporary Performance and Outdoor Space - Level 6
The course examines the quest of contemporary performance practices for new spatialities shaped by diverse negotiations and the dynamics of the real, open, outdoor and public space Space is thus regarded as an open territory for the performance event, a boundless space in continuous process of emergence and metamorphosis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4241
Advanced Acting - Level 6
Advanced scene study. Further development of the actor&apos;s craft in approaching a character and rehearsing effectively.
Prerequisites: DR 2012 DR 3140
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4329
Advanced Directing - Level 6
Advanced study of directing. Students direct a theatrical text and apply staging techniques and directing theories.
Prerequisites: DR 3228 DR 3139 WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4423
Critical Practices And Contemporary Performance - Level 6
The course examines contemporary performance practices, key practitioners and theories of performance, drawing on a variety of approaches to illuminate the complex meanings generated by and through performance practice in societal contexts. Issues of aesthetic form, artistic intention, audience, the community and the sites where the performances occur.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 DR 2220 DR 3246
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4521
The Classical Tradition In Contemporary Contexts - Level 6
Practical and analytical study of Classical theatre tradition in contemporary performance practice. Issues of adaptation across socio-cultural milieu, aesthetics and language. Explorations of the conventions and methods of Ancient and Early Modern European plays, and the applications of these or 21st Century performance. Issues of appropriation. Analysis of recent performance adaptations of classics.
Prerequisites: EN 3942 OR SP 2300 DR 2220 DR 3246 WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/2/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4780
Final Major Project - Level 6
The final project is an opportunity for students to design, manage and complete an independent research project. The project can be fully theoretical or combine aspects of theory and practice. Opportunity to explore the ideas behind the concept of practice-based research, namely how investigation into the materials, forms, structures and rules of dance develops new knowledge in, within and through the discipline.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
DR 4819
Performing Repertory - Level 6
Advanced experience in theatre practice giving students opportunity to work under industry-level models under the tutelage of a professional theatre practitioner. Engagement with industry. The final production is a showcase to be performed in public.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/4/3
Syllabus: Download
EAP 1000
Fundamentals of Academic English
This course equips students with upper intermediate-level English language skills appropriate to a college context. Students practice the fundamentals of paragraph and essay development and acquire the reading, listening and speaking skills to prepare them for EAP 1001-level texts (C1 level on the CEFR).
This course is offered for non-graduation credit.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 12/0/9
Syllabus: Download
EAP 1001
English For Academic Purposes I
This course focuses on developing student ability to use English in a college setting. It refines students&apos; writing and reading skills; improves their ability to understand spoken language and delivering an oral presentation in a college setting; develops their ability to express themselves at an effective operational level of proficiency.<br><em> This course is offered for non-graduation credit.</em>
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 9/0/6
Syllabus: Download
EAP 1002
English for Academic Purposes II
This course aims to develop students&apos; English language proficiency in a college context. The main emphasis is on improving students&apos; skills and confidence in using English for such purposes as: reading and writing college-level texts; understanding spoken language and delivering an oral presentation in a college setting; expressing oneself at a high level of proficiency.<br><em>This course is offered for non-graduation credit.</em>
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 5/2.5/6
Syllabus: Download
EC 1000
Principles of Microeconomics - Level 4
Introduction to economics and the economy. The market system and the market model. Consumer theory, costs, production and the theory of the firm. Pricing and output determination in various market structures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 1003
LE Economics of Everyday Life
Key economic principles and basic business operations in a free market society. Essential economics for citizens and consumers. Basic quantitative skills needed for managing one&apos;s personal finances, and for interpreting economic developments in a way that will allow one to make informed decisions as a citizen.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 1101
LE Principles of Macroeconomics - Level 4
The role of the government in a mixed economy. National income accounts. Economic fluctuations, unemployment and inflation. Fiscal and monetary policy. Macroeconomic controversies.
Prerequisites: EC 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 2011
Economic History of Europe - Level 4
The economic development of Europe from the early Middle Ages to the present. The allocation of scarce resources throughout history and the emergence of institutions attempting to solve problems associated with such allocation. The relationship between economic events and cultural, political, social, religious, and demographic trends and between economic events and economic thought.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 2350
Mathematical Techniques in Economics - Level 4
Use of economic models. Equilibrium analysis. Matrices. Derivatives. Optimization problems. Integration. Dynamic analysis. Mathematical programming.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 MA 1009 MA 2205
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3114
Health Economics - Level 5
Application of economic concepts to explore key health policy issues: market failure in health care, economic objectives of health care, alternative organizational and financing systems, provider remuneration systems in relation to incentive mechanisms, the role of patient payments, determinants of the health care budget and health care spending, factors prompting health care reforms globally, policy responses to the health care challenges.
Prerequisites: EC 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3220
Economic Development - Level 5
Economic development and structural change. Theories of development. Domestic problems and policies. The trade policy debate. Transnationals and the transfer of technology. The role of government.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3221
Economic Development of Modern Greece - Level 5
Major trends in Greek economy since WWII. Fiscal and monetary policies. Sectoral analyses and discussion of problems, like inflation, tax evasion, the public debt, the balance of payments, education, and social security. From accession to the EEC to membership of the Eurozone. The onset of crisis, 2009-10.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3225
Real Estate Economics - Level 5
The economies of the real estate market. Investment in real property. The development process. The construction industry. Land use and property values. The growth of urban areas. Housing finance and housing policy. Models of the housing market. Property price indices. Real estate crisis management.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3226
Credit and Lending - Level 5
Principles of lending. Loan safety, loan purpose, and impact of lending on bank profitability. Financial analysis of prospective borrowers. Credit analysis. Types of lending and problem loan management.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3227
Maritime Economics - Level 5
The shipping market and shipping company economics, seaborne trade and transport systems, the merchant fleet and transport supply, and elements of maritime forecasting and market research.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 EC 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3232
The European Union - LEVEL 5
The political and institutional framework of the European Union. The Union&apos;s agricultural, industrial, social, monetary and regional policy. Theory and practice of economic integration.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3240
Money and Banking - Level 5
The nature and role of money. Scope and functioning of the finance system. Financial markets and interest rates. Financial institutions, bank management, and bank supervision. The money supply process and monetary policy.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3270
Managerial Economics - Level 5
Basic micro analysis for consumer and business decision making. Production; technology and costs. Price and output determination in different market structures. Pricing with market power.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3271
Macroeconomic Theory and Policy - Level 5
Measurement and analysis of national income. The basic goods market macroeconomic model. The role of money. The IS-LM and AD-AS model. Fiscal and monetary policies. Unemployment and inflation.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3319
International Finance - Level 5
See FN 3319.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3324
Insurance - Level 5
Insurance principles. Risk management. Adverse selection & moral hazard. Analysis of insurance contracts. Life & non-life insurance. Insurance company functions & operations. Buying insurance. Re-insurance. Determinants of insurance demand and supply. Insurance distribution. The agency network. The life insurance market globally and in Greece. Bancassurance.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 MA 1009 MA 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3334
Environmental and Resource Economics - Level 5
Market activity and the environment. Pollution as an externality. Environmental regulatory approaches: theory and practice. Benefit estimation procedures. Resource management.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3270
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3342
Public Finance - Level 5
The role of the public sector in a mixed economy. Description and analysis of the three main functions of government: allocation, distribution, and stabilization. The government budget and efficiency in taxation and government spending. Project evaluation. Public goods.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3270
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3345
Monetary Theory and Policy - Level 5
Theories concerning the role of money in economic activity. Monetarism vs. Keynesianism. Money and economic growth. Inflation. The international monetary process. Monetary policy: goals, targets, and tools. Efficacy and shortcomings. Alternative monetary policies.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3271
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3362
Labor Economics - Level 5
Theoretical perspective of the demand and supply of labor and wage determination. Practical perspective of the determinants of the labor market. History and practice of collective bargaining and trade unionism in the United States and in Greece.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3270
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3473
Selected Topics in Microeconomic Theory - Level 5
Labor supply. Economics of time and uncertainty. General equilibrium and welfare economies. Game theory. Asymmetric information. Externalities and public goods.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 MA 1009 MA 2205
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 3474
Advanced Macroeconomics - Level 5
Expectations and macroeconomic policy in the short and the long run. Consumption and investment theory. Balance of payments, exchange rates and macroeconomic analysis for an open economy.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 MA 1001 MA 2205
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4044
Fundamentals of Trading
(same as FN 4044) Introduction to the art and science of trading. Trading room structure and market participants. Trading behavior and risk management. Intermarket competition, regulation and information technology innovation in trading. Computer trading simulations.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4047
Equity Trading
(same as FN 4047)<br> Comprehensive, in-depth foundation learning in the trading of stocks. Equity products, market structure, venues and participants. Investment and execution strategies, stock portfolio formation. Real cases and market events. Technical analysis, equity market dynamics, ethics and risk management.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4049
Foreign Exchange Trading
(same as FN 4049) Real time trading in foreign exchange with closed group dealing system. Trading behavior and risk management. Inter-market competition. Use of foreign exchange forwards and cross-currency swaps. Technical analysis and impact of fundamentals upon foreign exchange trading.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4150
Fixed Income Trading
(same as FN 4150) Trading fixed income securities and interest rate derivatives. Characteristics, pricing and electronic trading of a variety of fixed income securities. Bond futures, swaps, credit derivatives. Interest rate related derivatives and their use in reducing risk exposure and enhancing the yields of fixed income portfolios.
Prerequisites: Any one trading course
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4157
Trading Financial Derivatives
(same as FN 4157) Characteristics, pricing and electronic trading of a variety of financial derivative securities. Mechanics of derivatives markets. Types and uses of futures, forwards, options, swaps and non-standard derivatives. Combinations and strategies.
Prerequisites: Any one trading course
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4210
History of Economic Thought - Level 6
The development of economic ideas from medieval times to the mid-nineteenth century. The origins of modern economic theory. Economics in the context of history, politics and culture.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4331
International Trade - Level 6
The theory of international trade and commercial policy: static and dynamic analysis of trade patterns with traditional and new models of international trade; international factor movements and multinational enterprises; welfare gains from trade; instruments and political economy of trade policy; preferential trade agreements.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3270
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4363
History of Economic Thought II - Level 6
The development of economic ideas from the mid nineteenth century to the present. Emphasizes the transition from classical political economy to modern economics and highlights the most important controversies and their origins.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 4210
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4365
International Monetary Economics - Level 6
Major policy issues in international finance with emphasis on open economy macroeconomics. Topics include the balance of payments and the foreign exchange market; monetary and fiscal policies in open economies; the floating exchange rate system and models of exchange rates determination; international financial markets; target zones and optimum currency areas.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 EC 3271
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4435
Insurance Issues and Reporting - Level 6
Basic pricing of life & non-life products. Experience rating. Loss ratio. Provisions. Chain-ladder method for estimating outstanding claims provision. Current life assurance issues. Insurance company financial statements. Ratio analysis. Old accounting rules vs. IFRS. European Embedded Value (EEV). Insurance industry regulation. Solvency I & Solvency II.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 3324 MA 1009 MA 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4443
Investment and Portfolio Theory - Level 6
Investment theory and practice including financial markets, risk and return, securities, asset allocation and diversification. Utilization of analytical techniques available for investment planning and selection in the environment in which investment decisions are made. Application of models and investment strategies to analyze and manage portfolios.
Prerequisites: EC 1000 EC 1101 MA 2205 MA 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4564
Financial Economics: The Analytics of Risk Management - Level 6
Equilibrium models of capital markets. Market efficiency: theory and empirical evidence. Valuation models. The analytics of derivative financial instruments: forwards, futures, swaps, options. The Black-Sholes and beyond. Evaluation of portfolio performance.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4636
Applied Methods in Economics - Level 6
Data categories. Databases. Applications of descriptive and inferential statistics in economics and finance. Model building and use in economics and finance. Model estimation.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/4
Syllabus: Download
EC 4638
Actuarial Science - Level 6
An introduction to actuarial techniques and way of thinking, i.e., discussion and provision of basic statistical tools for application in the insurance industry, both life and non-life. In this introductory course the deterministic rather than the stochastic model towards life contingencies is pursued.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4667
Economics of Defense - Level 6
Fundamentals of defense economics; definition of terms and concepts; the demand for military expenditures; costs versus benefits of defense expenditure; the opportunity cost of defense; the peace dividend; defense procurement theories; evidence and policies; the Greek defense industry and the impact of the defense burden on the Greek balance of payments; arms race models; the arms race cost for Greece; military manpower.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4737
Insurance Industry Dynamics - Level 6
Key issues in modern insurance, ranging from the factors that determine life and health insurance consumption to insurance company solvency and asset-liability management (ALM). Particular attention is paid to the problems of social security systems nowadays (including the Greek one), and to the role private insurance can play in this context.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4753
Econometrics - Level 6
The multiple regression model. Ordinary Least Squares Estimation. Violation of assumptions: heteroskedasticity, autocorrelation, multicollinearity. Econometric applications: further diagnostics, Methods of Estimation. Time-Series analysis, Stationary variables. Volatility Models, Vector Auto Regression Forecasting.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4975
Seminar in Microeconomic Theory - Level 6
Topics in advanced microeconomic theory. The analytics of uncertainty and information. Games with economic applications. Welfare choices. Contracts and auctions. Introduction to optimization in economic theory. Applications to current economic problems.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EC 4976
Seminar in Macroeconomic Theory - Level 6
Advanced macroeconomic theory. The New Classical Revolution and its critics. The new Keynesian economics. Neoclassical growth models and beyond. Infinite-horizon and overlapping generation models. Endogenous growth. The real business cycles controversy. Open economy macroeconomics.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EFL 900
Introductory English
Introductory English course. Development of reading, writing, listening and speaking skills to B1 level of the Common European Framework for Languages (CEFR). Introduction to paragraph writing. <br>This course is offered for non-graduation credit.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 10/5/0
Syllabus: Download
EN 2102
Phonetics - Level 4
Sounds and sound-patterns of English; articulatory, acoustic and auditory properties of speech; identification and description of sounds and their variants; examination of larger units of speech - the syllable; rhythm, accent, stress and intonation patterns.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2103
Morphology - Level 4
An overview of the internal structure of word-forms and how morphology interacts with syntax, phonology and semantics
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2113
The Structure of the English Language - Level 4
This course introduces students to descriptive English grammar: Study of concepts and categories essential for an understanding of English as a language mechanism.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2216
LE Introduction to Language - Level 4
A descriptive account of human language as a linguistic system with well-defined components; its primary function in society as a communication tool; brief exploration of the sub-areas of language study (linguistic fields); familiarization with terminology needed to describe the various language phenomena.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2218
LE Issues in Literature - Level 4
Selection of texts from a variety of genres. Close reading of texts, with emphasis on the ways in which language constructs ideological perspectives, identities, and aesthetic forms in literary texts. The course material is not covered in the curriculum of English and American Literature.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2220
English Literature: from Chaucer to Swift - Level 4
Survey of English literature from Chaucer to Jonathan Swift. Development of contextual understanding of representative authors and texts from the fourteenth to the eighteenth centuries.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2222
The Making of America: American Literature to 1865 - Level 4
Development of contextual understanding of American literature and culture from the Puritans to the Romantics. Textual analysis of a range of American literature.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2244
Perspectives on Drama
A theme-based approach to drama, with emphasis on the ways in which cultural and theoretical contexts shape literary techniques and performance traditions.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2263
Introduction to Literature - Level 4
Selection of texts from literature in English representing the genres of short fiction, poetry, and drama. Focus on literary elements, variations in form among genres, and literary analysis.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 coreq: WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2271
Creative Writing - Level 4
Techniques and concepts relevant to the production of creative work in various genres. Development of aesthetic and technical skills related to structure, point-of-view, form, characterization, dialogue, tone, and reader awareness. Development of portfolio of closely edited creative work.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2340
Introduction to Fiction
Detailed study of the short story and its evolution. Works by European, English, and American writers.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 2348
Introduction to Poetry
Close analysis of a wide range of English and American poets and poems from all periods, with a concentration on various aesthetic and thematic aspects of the genre.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3304
Sociolinguistics - Level 5
Introduction to the study of language as a social phenomenon. Students are expected to read a selection of articles and contribute to class discussions in which they will be encouraged to make comparisons to their own language backgrounds.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 EN 2216
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3305
Introduction to Literary Studies - Level 5
Introduction to the practical and theoretical foundations of English as a discipline, including research methods and practices, resources in literature, writing a literary analysis, and literary theory.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3317
Fundamentals of Second Language Learning - Level 5
Comprehensive and critical analysis of the theoretical foundations, principles and strategies of language learning and linguistic communication.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 EN 2216
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3321
English Literature: from Romanticism to Modernism - Level 5
Development of contextual understanding of representative texts of English literature from the early nineteenth century to War World II. Analysis of a range of major authors and works within their cultural and philosophical contexts.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3323
(Re)Writing America: from Realism to Modernism - Level 5
Development of contextual understanding of American literature and culture from the Realists to the Modernists, with emphasis on the &apos;revisioning&apos; or rewriting of American national and cultural identities by various authors.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3357
Realism in 19th and 20th-Century Theatre - Level 5
Study of major texts representative of dramatic realism from the last decades of the nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century. Emphasis on dramatic innovation and on the development of modern drama.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3358
Trends in Contemporary Theater - Level 5
Study of major contemporary playwrights from around the globe with emphasis on their innovative dramatic techniques and perspectives. Plays are analyzed to probe the literary, aesthetic, and performative issues raised on the contemporary stage.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3362
Perspectives on Language - Level 5
Critical exploration of a topic related to the field of language studies or linguistics. Issues explored may relate to contemporary debates and trends related to language learning, language acquisition, pedagogy, a historical perspective of the application of language learning theories to pedagogical practice, current trends and issues in language pedagogy, translation, systems of language, etc.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 EN 2216
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3365
Semantics and Pragmatics - Level 5
A study of word, sentence and utterance (contextualized) meaning. The module introduces significant notions and theories for the field of semantics and pragmatics.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 EN 2216
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3366
Tradition and Innovation in the English Novel - Level 5
An intensive study of the English novel and the development of its form through eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth century novels examined in pairs representative of traditional and innovative narrative modes.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3367
The American Experience in Fiction - Level 5
The course focuses on the ways in which representative American novels dramatize the American experience. Emphasis is placed on the historical contexts of the literary works, as well as on the social and material conditions that affect the production of narrative as cultural myth.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3369
Contemporary British Literature - Level 5
Detailed study of major contemporary British authors with an emphasis on the cultural context of the post-1945 period in Britain.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3370
Voices in Contemporary American Literature - Level 5
A study of contemporary American poetry, fiction, and drama with emphasis on the ways in which pluralism in American literature contests the official American narratives and reveals the complex interrelations of race, gender, ethnicity, and nationhood.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3373
Approaches to Language Studies - Level 5
By exploring the theme "21st century language", students gain an understanding of how knowledge is constructed in the field of linguistics. Focus is on: disciplinary research methods and practices; further development of skills of analysis; and interpretation of linguistics texts. <br><em> Students are strongly encouraged to register for the course as soon as they complete L4 courses. </em>
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3374
Contemporary American Literature In Context - Level 5
Exploration of a variety of texts representative of contemporary American literature. Exploration of current themes and motifs in the American literary landscape from the mid-20th century to the present. Various genres, discursive approaches, and contexts examined.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3376
World Literatures In English - Level 5
A study of 20th and 21st century literatures in English from countries from around the world (e.g. Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South and East Africa, South and Southeast Asia, and the Caribbean). Issues of identity, revolutions in literary form and theme, notions of exile, hybridity, migration, and definitions of "nation" examined.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3406
Issues in Syntax - Level 5
Introduction to key issues of syntactic description of English and syntactic theory and argumentation through analysis of natural language data, testing of hypotheses and evaluation of results.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 EN 2216 EN 2113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3426
The English Renaissance - Level 5
Representative Renaissance English prose, poetry and drama examined within the cultural contexts of Tudor, Jacobean, and Caroline England.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 2220
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 3942
Professional Communication - Level 5
A study of communication modes in professional contexts with focus on the development of communication expertise needed within businesses as well as technical and academic communities.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 and completion of Level 4 courses in the major
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4428
English Romanticism - Level 6
Study of English Romantic poetry and prose with emphasis on the aesthetic and philosophical foundations of English Romantic poetry.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3321
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4429
The Victorian World - Level 6
Critical study of representative poetry, prose, and fiction of the Victorian age focusing on the interrelation between the texts and the cultural context of nineteenth-century Britain.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3321
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4430
British Modernism - Level 6
Critical study of major British authors of the period 1910-1939 focusing on the interrelation between the texts and the cultural context of the literary movement of Modernism.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3321
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4445
Writing Women - Level 6
In-depth study of texts by women writers which are integral to the female experience and to representations of gender and identity.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3305
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4452
Shakespeare Plays - Level 6
Critical study of representative plays spanning Shakespeare's career, including comedies, histories, tragedies, and romances. Focus on Shakespeare's language, dramatic practices and theatrical milieu, and to the social, political, and philosophical issues raised in the plays.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 2220
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4453
Shakespeare The Great Tragedies - Level 6
Critical study of Shakespeares great tragedies, Hamlet, Othello, King Lear, and Macbeth, in the cultural context of Elizabethan and Jacobean England. Focus on Shakespeares language, dramatic practices and theatrical milieu, and to the social, political, and philosophical issues raised in the plays.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 2220
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4468
American Romanticism - Level 6
In-depth study of a broad range of literary texts reflecting variations of Romantic attitudes and styles in Ante-bellum America.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 2222
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4472
American Modernism - Level 6
A study of modernist American literature in its various thematic and stylistic permutations, with emphasis on the interconnection between the aesthetics and the politics of modernism.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3323
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4477
Trends In Contemporary British Culture - Level 6
Detailed study of representative trends in British culture which seek to reconceptualize Britishness, nationhood and belonging in the last 50 years (post-1960s to the present). Emphasis on the trends evident in cultural representations of contemporary Britishness, in a variety of media, such as film and theatre, as well as popular culture and entertainment.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 3321
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4539
Discourse Analysis - Level 6
Comprehensive review of theories and approaches to the analysis of written and oral texts.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4559
Psycholinguistics - Level 6
Comprehensive analysis of the mental processes involved in language acquisition and language use; language in relation to thought, culture and the brain.
(Although not required, it is recommended that students have also completed PS 1000 LE Psychology as a Natural Science)
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
EN 4637
Fundamentals of Language Teaching & Practicum - Level 6
A broad introduction to language pedagogy which includes student observations of actual English language classes (minimum 18 hours). Students will also teach at least one (1) 40-50 minute English language class which will be observed and assessed by the course instructor.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
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EN 4660
Criticism: Theory and Practice - Level 6
Focus on the major principles of a wide range of modern and contemporary literary and cultural theories, combined with discussion of the applications of theories to the interpretation of literary texts.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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EN 4754
Selected Topics in Literature - Level 6
Extensive critical investigation of a topic selected from literature in English, such as a major author (e.g., Faulkner or Dickens), a major work (e.g., Moby Dick or Ulysses), or a major literary movement or grouping (e.g., Theater of the absurd, the Beat generation, the Bloomsbury group). Topic selected is not covered, or only partially covered, in the curriculum of English and American literature. Changes from year to year.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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EN 4975
Selected Topics in Linguistics - Level 6
In this capstone course, senior undergraduate students probe a specific area of linguistics culminating in a research project using primary and secondary research. Topics may vary every year depending on student interest and expertise of staff. Areas may include: phonetics, phonology, morphology (of some aspect of English or some other pre-approved language), syntax, semantics, pragmatics, learning and teaching methodologies, discourse analysis, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, history of languages and language change.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212 EN 2216 EN 3373 And four more courses in Linguistics
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 1000
LE Environmental Science: Ecosystems and Biodiversity - Level 4
Principles of environmental science with emphasis on sustainability, ecosystem structure and function, biodiversity, the human impact on ecosystems, soil and food production, water resources, conservation and protection of natural resources.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
ES 1005
LE Contemporary Environmental Issues
An introduction to contemporary environmental issues; a study of the relationship between humans and the environment, based on an analysis of case studies and with emphasis on sustainable solutions. Selected environmental topics of relevance to modern societies are discussed.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 1007
LE An Introduction To Earth And Space Science
See SC 1007.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 1010
LE Environmental Science: Energy Resources and Pollution - Level 4
Principles of environmental science including a discussion of non-renewable and renewable energy resources, water and air pollution, global atmospheric changes, hazardous and solid waste management. Environmental policy and management issues are also discussed, with emphasis on sustainable solutions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
ES 3002
LE Environment and Society - Level 5
See SO 3002.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 3139
The Economy and the Environment - Level 5
Valuing the environment. Sustainability. Market failure and environmental problems. Environmental regulatory policies. Management of natural resources.
Prerequisites: EC 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 3216
Environmental Policy and Legislation - Level 5
The course provides an overview of environmental policy, politics and related legislation from both a national and international perspective, examining the key concepts, conflicts, political systems and the practices of policy-making.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 3220
Principles of Environmental Management - Level 5
An introduction to the basic principles, significant underlying concepts and techniques of environmental management. Issues like uncertainty and public goods and their relation to environmental management as well as cases of environmental management practices in different settings are discussed.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 3240
Integrated Methods In Environmental Analysis I - Level 5
The course aims to cover basic methods and techniques needed in environmental science. Selected natural science methods and their basic principles and techniques are presented, with emphasis on interdisciplinary inquiry. Hands-on experience, laboratory and field work on some of the presented methods and techniques are offered.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 3241
Environmental Chemistry - Level 5
(Same as CH 3241) A study of the chemistry of the atmosphere, water, and soil as well as the associated pollution problems. Chemical hazards in the environment such as heavy metals and synthetic organic compounds, risk assessment, and the chemistry and environmental implications of energy production are also discussed.
Prerequisites: CH 1002 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4017
Environmental Justice - Level 6
The course explores how social inequalities, like social class, ethnicity and gender, relate with the environment; how they impact the environment and how the environment affects different social groups. Issues of environmental justice (distributive and participative), resource colonization, environmental insecurity and just sustainability are also analyzed.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4115
Energy and Environment - Level 6
The course provides an overview of different energy resources with an analysis of main fossil fuels, nuclear, and renewable energy resources, energy management aspects with supply and demand technologies and practices, and finally key energy policies and associated challenges.
Prerequisites: ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4124
Air Quality and Global Atmospheric Changes - Level 6
Discussion of the structure of the atmosphere, urban air pollution, acid deposition, stratospheric ozone depletion, global climate change and their impacts. Policy issues, international legislation, energy options and solutions towards a more sustainable future are examined.
Prerequisites: ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4125
Sustainable Food Production: Soil and Environment - Level 6
An integrated approach to soil fertility and sustainable food production. The principles of soil formation and self-sustaining soil systems, biodiversity, biologically grown food, irrigation, water management and social values are also discussed. Focus on crops and livestock management cases, minimizing the severe irreversible soil damages to Mediterranean ecosystems. Sustainable food production and organic farming for the society. Food as a product, food policies.
Prerequisites: ES 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4126
Conservation of Wildlife and Mediterranean Ecosystems - Level 6
An analysis of terrestrial, aquatic and marine Mediterranean ecosystems and wildlife with emphasis on endangered and protected species, conservation and management techniques.
Prerequisites: ES 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4135
Sustainable Use of Resources and Waste Management - Level 6
Integrated Solid Waste Management with emphasis on Waste Prevention, Reuse, Recycling and Composting. Discussion of principles and policies aiming at Zero Waste societies. Discussion of Municipal Solid Waste Management Systems based on current Environmental E.U Policy. Economic and regulatory tools applied in order to promote prevention, reuse and recycling strategies and implementation of the "polluter pays principle". Discussion of disposal options, landfills and incinerators, with emphasis on their environmental impacts.
Prerequisites: ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4223
Water Resources: Threats and Sustainable Management - Level 6
The course examines world water resources and their major threats such as the increasing demand for water, overuse and depletion of freshwater resources, changes to the hydrologic cycle and water pollution. It also discusses current legislation on water and sustainable management of water resources.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4229
Sustainable Cities - Level 6
This course studies cities and how these can be sustainable. It addresses the political, social and physical dimensions of sustainable cities. It explores why and how to plan living environments that are attractive, functional, appropriately scaled and enjoyable, while reducing their environmental impacts and the energy it takes to build them and operate them.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4242
Education for the Environment and Sustainability - Level 6
This course aims to provide students with knowledge and skills on how to teach about / for / in the environment and for sustainability in order to engage students in the learning process and mobilize them towards a sustainable society. The history of Education for Sustainable Development, pedagogy and teaching methods will be discussed.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4327
Environmental Management Systems - Level 6
An exploration of the commonly applied Environmental Management Systems by corporations, with emphasis on international environmental management systems, such as ISO 14001 and EMAS. The Valdez principles and the Natural Step approach are also discussed.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010 ES 3220
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4328
Environmental Policies in the European Union - Level 6
The course discusses the EU environmental policy, the 7th Environment Action Programme to 2020 and the renewed Sustainable Development strategy as well as the integration of environmental issues in the decisions and activities of other policy sectors.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010 ES 3216
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4343
Integrated Methods In Environmental Analysis II - Level 6
This course aims to cover basic methods and techniques needed in environmental studies and management. It includes the presentation of selected social scientific methods and their basic principles and techniques, in order to provide a sound basis for the interdisciplinary inquiry required in environmental studies. It also offers hands-on experience on some of the presented methods via selected project and/or field work.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010 ES 3240
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ES 4430
Environmental Studies Capstone - Level 6
This course is the culmination of the work in Environmental Studies. Research on significant environmental issues from multiple perspectives. Project on an environmental issue/topic of local or national relevance.
Prerequisites: ES 1000 ES 1010 ES 3240 ES 4343
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 2028
Financial Mathematics - Level 4
Fundamental concepts of financial mathematics and their application in investment project appraisal, credit transactions and pricing of financial products.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 2127
Financial Markets and Instruments - Level 4
The course is intended to help students understand the role financial markets and institutions play in the business environment they will face in the future. It also provides them with the opportunity to develop a series of applications of principles from finance and economics that explore the connection between financial markets and institutions and the economy.
Prerequisites: EC 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 3005
Foundations of Corporate Finance - Level 5
The course provides the knowledge and the skills required for investments, business financing and securities valuation.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 3032
Foundations of Investments - Level 5
Overview of investment theory from the investors and investment managers&apos; points of view. Basic analysis and valuation of stocks, bonds, options and futures. Tools and techniques to measure performance, manage risk, and construct efficient portfolios.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 3113
Corporate Finance - Level 5
The course focuses on developing knowledge and skills in the areas of investment, financing and dividend policy decisions. Risk, return and growth are the key concepts of finance to be explored.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 3237
Applied Financial Econometrics - Level 5
This is a basic course for financial economics and econometrics. In this course, empirical analyses of the economics and econometrics of financial assets will be provided. Specifically, the properties of financial asset returns, empirical tests of asset-pricing models, univariate and multivariate models as well as volatility models, among other topics, will be explored. The course will focus on economic intuition and practical applications of several econometric methods that are widely employed in financial research. Thus, the course will combine theory and practice in an effort to provide the student with the necessary tools and knowledge to apply to real-world situations such as investment portfolio management, risk management, financial services and so on.
Prerequisites: MA 2021 FN 3032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 3319
International Finance - Level 5
(Same as EC 3319)<br>This course delivers the theoretical framework, the quantitative tools and the practical issues that are critical in international financial management. Emphasis is placed on the global financial environment and monetary system, exchange rate determination, foreign exchange risk and foreign exchange risk management.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 EC 1000 EC 1101
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4044
Fundamentals for Trading
See EC 4044.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4047
Equity Trading
See EC 4047.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4049
Foreign Exchange Trading
See EC 4049.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4090
Internship in Finance and Financial Analysis
Experiential learning in companies related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4150
Fixed Income Trading
See EC 4150
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4157
Trading Financial Derivatives
See EC 4157
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4316
Maritime Financial Management - Level 6
See MG 4316.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 EC 1000 FN 2127 or FN 3005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4329
Portfolio Management - Level 6
This module provides a practical, hands-on experience in investment management and on the application of advanced trading strategies through a semester-long portfolio project.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4330
Derivative Products - Level 6
This course discusses and evaluate the role of derivative securities in managing risk, as well as the general principles underlying the pricing and valuation of derivative securities.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4335
Financial Modeling Level 6
Analysis and forecasting of financial statements. Scenario analysis and simulations for corporate valuation and investment decision-making purposes. Combining financial theory with the practical application of financial modeling techniques in evaluating various business problems.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4351
Commercial Bank Management - Level 6
The special role of financial institutions in the market, and how it relates to the regulatory framework under which commercial and investment banks operate.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4352
Fixed Income Securities - Level 6
Bond valuation and analytical tools necessary for understanding the functioning of fixed income markets as well as the risks associated with fixed income investments.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4354
Tax Structured Finance - Level 6
This course provides an overview of the development of local and international tax law for innovative financial products. It analyses and examines cases from the basic types of tax structured finance transactions, e.g. client driven and proprietary trade structures and will focus on cross border structures and illustrate the market sensitivity to tax changes.
Prerequisites: FN 2028 or FN 3005 FN 3032 FN 3113
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4553
Entrepreneurial Finance - Level 6
This course provides a rigorous and systematic study of theories and tools necessary for entrepreneurs to start, build and harvest a successful venture. The course discusses the financial needs and peculiarities of small scale businesses and the qualities required to obtain financing, and successfully manage investment projects.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4555
Quantitative Finance - Level 6
This course applies mathematical and statistical methods to financial economics problems. The course begins with the underlying financial theory and ends with a mastery of building quantitative skills necessary to carry out empirical work in finance. The course also addresses topics such as asset pricing and financial markets and utilizes additional concepts from economics, accounting and risk management.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FN 4580
Topics in Finance - Level 6
Capstone course that synthesizes knowledge on financial theories and practices. Emphasis on contemporary topics in finance.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FR 1000
French I
Beginning French: pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary, and presentation of cultural aspects. Four skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are developed in order to communicate in the most familiar situations of everyday life and to understand the main points of simple conversations and texts. (CEFR-A1)
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FR 1101
French II
Further concepts of the French language. Four-skill approach in order to achieve a more efficient use of the language. Francophone culture and civilization are explored through written texts and audiovisual material.(CEFR-A2)
Prerequisites: FR 1000 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FR 2202
French III
Intermediate French. Review of French grammar and syntax. More complex aspects of French structure. Readings and discussion in French. Aspects of French civilization, history, social development and the arts. (CEFR-B1)
Prerequisites: FR 1000 FR 1101 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
FR 2210
Business French
French for business and management students and for those who may need to communicate in French in a business environment. (B1)
Prerequisites: FR 1000 FR 1101 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 2001
LE Visual Literacy - Level 4
See AR 2001.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 2002
Research - Concept - Design - Level 4
An introduction to the principles and process of design practice. The importance of research within the creative process, and how ideas are generated and transformed into strong creative concepts.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 2110
Digital tools for Graphic Design and Production - Level 4
See ITC 2110.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 or ITC 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 2203
Graphic Design I - Level 4
An introduction to Graphic Design and its basic principles.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 ITC 2110
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 3015
Designing for the Web - Level 5
See ITC 3015.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 3111
History of Graphic Design - Level 5
The key moments of Graphic Design history within the social, technological, and art context of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.
Prerequisites: AT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 3313
Typography I - Level 5
Typography and its principles. The course focuses on the application of Typography as an expressive medium within contemporary Graphic Design practice.
Prerequisites: GD 2203 ITC 2110 CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 3412
Graphics Design II - Level 5
An investigation on Graphic Design thinking and techniques, and an analysis of the role of Graphic Design within the communication process.
Prerequisites: GD 2203 CS 1070 GD 2002 ITC 2110
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4321
Contemporary Design Issues - Level 6
An examination of contemporary design issues and how they apply to the work of the designer.
Prerequisites: GD 3111 AT 1001 AR 2001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4430
Illustration - Level 6
Illustration as a professional practice and its application in Graphic Design - editorial and advertising - projects.
Prerequisites: AR 1003 AR 3104 AR 1005 AR 3106
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4622
Typography II - Level 6
Further exploration of Typography and its role in the communication process. Exploration of typographic solutions in different contexts. Experimental and custom made typography.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4623
Graphic Design III - Level 6
An advanced Graphic Design course with an integrated approach to print, digital, and environmental design; a focus on collaboration and team-building skills.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4624
Branding and Packaging - Level 6
The methodology behind the creation of a successful brand and its application to visual identity and packaging.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
GD 4940
Senior Project - Level 6
Capstone course for the Graphic Design majors where students will have the opportunity to integrate the skills gained throughout the program for the realization of a design project.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GE 1000
German I
Beginning German. Fundamental concepts of the German language and aspects of German culture. Essentials of German structure and basic vocabulary used to communicate in everyday situations. Four-skill approach (listening, reading, speaking, writing) with emphasis on communicative competence.(CEFR-A1)
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GE 1101
German II
Further concepts of German language and culture. Extended sentence structure and vocabulary used to communicate in everyday situations. Four-skill approach with emphasis on communicative competence. Reading of longer texts. (CEFR-A2)
Prerequisites: GE 1000 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GE 2202
German III
Intermediate German. Further development of four language skills (speaking, reading, listening and writing) so students can use language with some independence. Emphasis on vocabulary building and reading of longer texts. Communication beyond simple everyday life towards more abstract and professional topics. (CEFR level B1)
Prerequisites: GE 1000 GE 1101 or waiver
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GE 2210
Business German
Communication in a German business environment. Specific vocabulary and expressions, cross-cultural training. Emphasis on oral practice. Topics: Business meetings, on the office phone, workplace descriptions, a visitor?s program. (CEFR-B1)
Prerequisites: GE 1000 GE 1101 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GG 1000
Environmental Geology - Level 4
An interdisciplinary approach to studying environmental geosciences. Fundamental geologic concepts such as plate tectonics, geologic time and surficial processes are used as a basis for understanding a variety of natural processes. Elaboration on topics of physical geology, including the rock cycle and plate tectonics, occurrence and distribution of geologic hazards and resources, interactions between humans and the geologic environment, and the issues associated with the exploitation of geologic resources such as water and air pollution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
GG 3115
Geographic Information Systems - Level 5
An introduction to the field of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), its diversified applications and exploration of basic concepts, principles, approaches and techniques of GIS. Topics include applications of geographic information system; spatial data collection; data accuracy and uncertainty; cartographic principles; data visualization; geographic analysis; legal, economic and ethical issues.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GL 2221
Modern Greek Poetry
Survey of modern Greek poetry from the nineteenth century to the present. Major literary trends: romanticism, symbolism, surrealism. Emphasis on specific poets: Solomos, Palamas, Cavafis, Sikelianos, Seferis, Elytis.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GL 2224
Currents in Modern Greek Literature
Survey of Modern Greek literature (in English translation) from the late nineteenth century to the present. Focus on the prose and poetry of major authors. Works examined for their individual stylistic and thematic elements within the context of literary and cultural movements.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GL 2227
LE Modern Greek Cinema - Level 4
Introduction to Modern Greek cinema through an analysis of the theoretical, historical and aesthetic elements that have shaped its identity.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GR 1000
Modern Greek I
The course develops student`s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Modern Greek language at the A1 Level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GR 1101
Modern Greek II
The course develops student`s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Modern Greek language at the A1+ Level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students acquire the ability to understand main points of simple narrative or informational texts on familiar topics, and communicate in a large variety of formal/informal everyday interactions in a Greek-speaking environment.
Prerequisites: GR 1000 or waiver
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GR 2202
Modern Greek III
The course develops student`s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Modern Greek language at the A2 Level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students acquire the ability to understand elementary-level narrative or expository texts, and communicate with ease in a large variety of formal/informal everyday interactions in a Greek-speaking environment.
Prerequisites: GR 1000 GR 1101 or waiver
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GR 2205
Greece Today: Greek Language Through Contemporary Themes
The course develops students&apos; awareness of Greek culture today. It focuses on contemporary life in Greece while paying attention to aspects of the past that have a relevance to Greek reality at present. Culture provides the context for developing students&apos; language competence from level A2+ to level B1 of the Common European Reference for Languages (CEFR).
Prerequisites: GR 1000 GR 1101
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
GR 2303
Modern Greek IV
The course develops student`s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Modern Greek language at the A2+ Level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students acquire the ability to understand a broad range of lower-intermediate-level narrative or expository texts, and communicate with relative fluency in a large variety of formal/informal everyday interactions in a Greek-speaking environment.
Prerequisites: GR 1000 GR 1101 GR 2202 or waiver
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HEL 2501
Honors Thesis I
Introduction to selecting a research topic and preparing for a thesis. Overview of research methodology and engagement with library research. Preparation of the Honors Thesis Proposal.
Prerequisites: Three Honors Seminars
UK Credits:
US Credits : 1/0/1
Syllabus: Download
HEL 2602
Honors Thesis II
Independent study course in which students work directly with their Thesis Advisor to develop and complete the capstone project of their Honors education, the Honors Thesis.
This course can be used as a General Elective.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 HEL 2501 Three Honors Seminars
UK Credits:
US Credits : 2/0/2
Syllabus: Download
HFP 2202
LE Documentary Photography
The course teaches students to develop a meaningful relationship with lived experience through documentary photography, a form of visual storytelling that chronicles historical events and/or significant scenes of life. Through readings as well as hands-on experience, students will be guided to explore the cultural, aesthetic, political, and ethical issues involved in this artistic and journalistic genre. Major emphasis is placed on experiential learning of the subject, and for this reason much of the course is taught on site. The course presupposes only basic knowledge of photography, as well as ownership of a digital camera.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HFP 2205
The Sound Of The Future: Sonic Fiction, Science Fiction And Creative Coding
An interdisciplinary exploration of sound in new media art. The course will be based on Kodwo Eshun&apos;; concept of sonic fiction (the point where sound and science fiction intersect), in order to provide a framework for discussion of the cultural and aesthetic dimensions of new media art. In parallel, students will have a hands-on experience of creative computer coding, with the aim of implementing technology to give creative expression to their experience of selected science fiction texts. The course does not assume prior knowledge or experience of artistic creation or computer coding. Emphasis is placed on experiential learning, and for this reason class meetings take place in a computer lab.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HFP 2210
Rethinking the Human Through Art
Study of contemporary art through the lens of representations of the human in modern times; interdisciplinary approach to the topic, with specific emphasis on novel developments in visual arts, literature and film, critical theory, and gender studies.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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HHU 2202
Electr(a)fying Passions: the Transformations of the Electra Myth from Antiquity to Contemporary Cult
An interdisciplinary course focusing on the ancient myth of Electra and its transformations from antiquity to contemporary culture, combining textual analysis of ancient and modern texts, study of contemporary performance traditions and of filmic, musical, and popular representations of the myth in 20th century culture. The course offers students the opportunity to visit selected ancient sites in and around Athens (Ancient Theatre of Dionysus, Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus, Mycenae, Ancient Theatre of Argos, Ancient Corinth). It will appeal to students of theatre, music, classics, ancient history and cultural studies, since it examines the theme of Electra from different points of view and reaches theoretical and practical conclusions applicable to many different disciplines.
This course fulfils either the General Education Humanities or Social Science requirement.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2203
LE In the Mouth of Madness: Depictions of Insanity in Western Culture
An interdisciplinary study of the representations of madness across history, with specific emphasis on film, theatre, literature, autobiography and pop culture. The course will also examine madness in the context of philosophy, politics, critical theory and gender studies, and will explore the formation of individual, social and political identities in classical, modern and contemporary Western cultures.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2204
Digital Citizenship: Netizens and Cyber Selves
The course considers the ethical, social and political impact of digitized information on individuals and societies by examining the Internet as the cyber agora in which the netizens of a cyber polis exchange goods and ideas.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2205
Pygmalion's Creative Dream: Transformations of the Body from Myth to Modernity
An interdisciplinary study of changing representations of the body across a variety of periods, genres and media. It aims to explore moral, philosophical, and aesthetic issues associated with the body, as concept, as embodied experience, and as object of artistic representation. Using as a case study the myth of Pygmalion in its varied expressions in literature, philosophy, music and the visual arts, the course offers an introduction to the body and its transformations from antiquity to the present. <br> This course fulfils the General Education Humanities requirement.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2206
LE Mediated Lives: Avatars, Cyborgs, and Virtual Realities
The course considers the ethical, social, and aesthetic implications of virtual reality and artificial life in 21st-century technology-dominated culture. It aims to promote students&apos; awareness of the potential outcomes--epistemological, psychological, ethical, and social--of technological advances that are based on virtual simulations, augmented realities, and intelligent machines.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2207
LE Constructions of Desire: Representations of Eroticism in Western Culture
This course will explore the construction and representation of erotic desire across Western art and thought, as well as the precarious dialogue between eroticism and cultural orthodoxies.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2208
LE Poverty as Spectacle from the Odyssey to the Greek Crisis
(Same as: HSS 2208)
This course explores the ways in which poverty is not only represented but also constructed in/through various media, ranging from ancient literary texts to social history, political theory, and contemporary film. It seeks to enquire into the preconditions and cultural assumptions that inform representations of poverty, with special emphasis on the 20th and 21st centuries.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2209
The City of Athens as Myth: Landscape, Narrative, and Urban Memory
This Honors course will offer students the opportunity to unearth the hidden myths in the city of Athens, and study the interrelationship between ancient mythic narratives and contemporary urban development. Focusing on specific myths, students will be able to study and experience first-hand the complex mythic nexus that was responsible for the construction of urban identity in ancient Athens and which still functions as a subterranean "network" of cultural referents.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2210
LE Between Reality and Imagination: Constructions of Modern Cityscapes
(Same as HSS 2210)
This Honors seminar will offer students the opportunity to study different ways of experiencing and understanding the material (social, political and historic) as well as imaginary dimensions of modern urban spaces. Emphasis upon city imaginaries aims to expose students to various discourses (sociological, aesthetic, literary, etc.) as tools for the study of modern cityscapes.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2211
LE Private Stories, Public Stories: Personal Narratives in Social/Historical Perspectives
The course explores the interrelationship of private stories and public experience through study of the characteristics and function of story-telling (i.e. of a minority group). Focus is placed on the connection between story-telling, (collective) memory, and social/historical experience. Students are exposed to the techniques and processes of oral history and biographical research, such as researching the subject; conducting interviews; handling materials ethically and responsibly; preserving personal narratives; and composing and editing research documents and projects.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2211
LE Private Stories, Public Stories: Personal Narratives In Social/Historical Perspectives
(same as HSS 2211) The course explores the interrelationship of private stories and public experience through study of the characteristics and function of oral story-telling. Focus is placed on the connection between story-telling, personal memory, and social/historical experience. Students are exposed to the techniques and processes of oral history, such as researching the subject; conducting interviews; handling materials ethically and responsibly; preserving personal narratives; and composing and editing research documents and projects.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2214
LE Laughing It Off: Forms And Uses Of Modern Political Satire
(same as HSS 2214) This Honors seminar invites students to engage in a critical exploration of political satire in art, literature and film. Students will be exposed to different types of satirical expression, and will be led to consider satire as a gesture of political resistance. Students also examine satire in connection with issues such as the limits to freedom of expression, censorship, and social responsibility.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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HHU 2216
LE Gaming the Past
This interdisciplinary course introduces students to thinking critically about reconstructing and interpreting the historical past using the experiential role-playing and debating pedagogy of Reacting to the Past. The course combines history, classics, and archaeology to examine Athens of the 5th century BC. The course includes site visits.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2218
LE Food In/As Culture: Perspectives On Greek Culinary Traditions
(same as HSS 2218) An interdisciplinary treatment of food as key element of political, social, and cultural dimensions of Greek experience. Combining theoretical and methodological approaches in archaeology and anthropology, and focusing on the Greek context, the course guides students through an exploration of culinary practices from the prehistoric to the present days, placing emphasis on food as a sign of ethnic, gender, religious, local, trans-local and multicultural identities. Short field trips in the city center and museums unveil the long culinary history of the city of Athens, highlighting multicultural influences in the development of Greece&apos;s distinctive culinary culture.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2219
LE What It Means To Be Greek: Perspectives Of Greek Identity And Nationhood
A historical treatment of the evolving ideas of Greekness from the Greek revolution to the present. The course explores changing notions of Greek identity articulated by both Greeks and non-Greeks. Focusing on different texts, from historical documents and literary works as well as films and electronic media, the course helps students explore different perspectives on Greek identity, articulated by both Greeks and non-Greeks. As a result, students develop awareness of the contingent and shifting nature of Greekness, and reflect on the ideological significance of representations of Greekness, both within and outside Greece.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2221
LE Performing Masculinities
See HSS 2221
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2221
LE Performing Masculinities
See HSS 2221.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2230
LE Antigones Dilemma: Citizenship And Resistance In The Contemporary World
This course uses Sophocles Antigone and its multiple readings, adaptations, and enactments, as springboard in order to explore the problematic of communal belonging and individuality, especially in its contemporary manifestations. Antigone, an emblematic figure of civil disobedience, offers us a way to reflect on the underpinnings of citizenship, resistance, and ethical responsibility. The course invites an interdisciplinary engagement with Antigone, one that brings together philosophy, literary theory, aesthetics, political theory, and gender studies. Readings and material will be drawn from the humanities and art.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2235
LE The Society Of Spectacle: Image As Power In Art, Politics And Technology
An interdisciplinary study of how images in art and media construct political and social ideologies and shape identities in modernity.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HHU 2286
LE Fairy Tales Formed and Transformed
The course will investigate retellings of classic fairy tales in various art forms and media (i.e., text, image, film, music, theatre). Students will explore the purpose and means through which artists mine the cultural unconscious to produce the transformations of well-known bedtime stories. Informed by the practices of cultural studies, this interdisciplinary course will approach the subject holistically, encouraging students to place the works within their socio-historical context and to analyze the ways in which meaning is produced both in the classic tales and in their transformations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 1001
Introduction to Healthcare Management - Level 4
Introduction to management concepts and theories for healthcare organizations. External and internal environments of organizations are identified, as well as key management functions, roles, and responsibilities. Essential aspects of healthcare management are addressed.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 3110
Delivery of Healthcare Quality Services - Level 5
Concepts, tools, issues and applications surrounding healthcare quality services delivery, including patient centered care, patient safety, performance improvement, cost, measurement and improvement of the patient experience.
Prerequisites: HM 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 3115
Healthcare Marketing - Level 5
Concepts, tools, and issues surrounding global healthcare marketing. Theory and applications. Marketing as a major management tool critical to decision-making in the health services sector.
Prerequisites: HM 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 3220
Healthcare Information Systems - Level 5
Analysis and use of the of Information Systems in Healthcare Organisations; Evaluation of how Healthcare Information Systems can promote effective leadership; Use of Information Technology to streamline and transform current and future business processes in Healthcare business solutions.
Prerequisites: CS1070 CS2179
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4040
Healthcare Operations Management - Level 6
Key concepts in healthcare operations management: logistics and supply chain management, inventory management, forecasting patient demands and volumes, capacity planning. Relevant healthcare operations management for: public health organizations, hospitals and clinics, and organizations within the allied health industry with a for-profit or/and a not-for-profit orientation.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4041
Healthcare Policy and Governance- Level 6
Healthcare Policy and Governance issues, and practices. Funding, provision, regulation, quality of care and access in different settings.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4045
Healthcare Human Resource Management -Level 6
Strategic human resource management (HRM) principles, strategies, processes and practices such as the acquisition, maintenance and utilization of an effective workforce in Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Organizations.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4143
Leadership in Healthcare - Level 6
The Leadership in Healthcare module focuses on leadership theories, frameworks, concepts, and practices including change and innovation, practices of high performance organizations, and behavioural practices, traits and skills of effective leaders.
Prerequisites: HM 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4144
Managing Pharmaceuticals - Level 6
Characteristics and relevance of the pharmaceutical sector for the healthcare industry. Discussion of different management functions, including supply chain management, operations, and marketing in the context of pharmaceutical firms.
Prerequisites: HM 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4242
Sales Management in Healthcare - Level 6
Sales presentation and selling through negotiations. Psychology of communication and persuasion and principles of buyer motivation. Sales analysis, planning, and control. The role of the sales manager.
Prerequisites: HM 1001 HM 3115
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4250
Budgeting And Financial Management In Healthcare - Level 6
Financial strategic management in healthcare organizations. Theoretical and practical issues in health care organizations, financial analysis for planning, capital budgeting, management control, cost accounting, pricing and rate setting in health care organizations.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 FN 3005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4655
Healthcare Strategy - Level 6
Capstone course that synthesizes and further develops knowledge from prior business administration and health management courses. Examines the key concepts and theories in strategic management and applies them to the context of healthcare with emphasis on the creation of sustainable competitive advantage. Strategy formulation, implementation and evaluation.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HM 4951
Internship In Healthcare Management - Level 6
Work-based experiential learning for the health care management in medical institutions, pharmaceutical companies, spas, wellness and health care centers, and other organizations related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge accumulated throughout the programme to real life professional situations.<br> Formal approval of the Department Head/Program Coordinator and the Internship Administrator is required.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 0/0/6
Syllabus: Download
HNS 2250
LE Debunking Pseudoscience: A Scientific Approach
A provoking and integrative examination of introductory natural science and the application of its principles in the debunking of popular conspiracies and controversies. Combining physics, chemistry and biology, the seminar applies theoretical and laboratory practices to put to rigorous testing pseudo-scientific beliefs and disciplines. Engaging in interdisciplinary explorations of historical, philosophical and social perspectives on scientific methodology, the course aims to develop students&apos; awareness of the dangers of pseudo-scientific thought and assist them in the making of rational and healthy decisions in their everyday life.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
HNS 2250
LE Debunking Pseudoscience: A Scientific Approach
A provoking and integrative examination of introductory natural science and the application of its principles in the debunking of popular conspiracies and controversies. Combining physics, chemistry and biology, the seminar applies theoretical and laboratory practices to put to rigorous testing pseudo-scientific beliefs and disciplines. Engaging in interdisciplinary explorations of historical, philosophical and social perspectives on scientific methodology, the course aims to develop students&apos; awareness of the dangers of pseudo-scientific thought and assist them in the making of rational and healthy decisions in their everyday life.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
HNS 2285
LE Greening the Campus
An introduction to sustainability and the science of selected environmental issues. This will be a field study course focusing on selected environmental aspects of campus life. Through field work, the students will not only gain practical knowledge of sustainability but also strengthen the campus culture in support of environmental issues. The course will focus on selected environmental topics / aspects and will connect / be coordinated with ongoing sustainability activities on campus.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
HSE 2205
LE Mathematics and Human Experience
An interdisciplinary course that aims to expose students to the ways in which mathematical principles and laws underline, inform, and help explain various facets of human experience. Using as starting points natural phenomena, forms of popular culture and elements of social life, the course exposes students to various mathematical concepts and their applications, in order to demonstrate the centrality of mathematical laws and the importance of mathematical consciousness.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSE 2210
LE The White Rider: The Nature And Character Of Infectious Disease In Society
An interdisciplinary, thought-provoking and integrative discussion on the topic of Infectious Disease. The course focuses on the biological basis of infection and the various pathogens that cause disease, as well as its socio-political aspects and how infectious disease has been a major driving force of historic events through epidemics that have shaped the world as we know it today. Attention will be given to the development of various strategies (both pseudoscientific and scientific) for combating disease from a joint biological and ethical perspective.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSE 2215
LE Human Consciousness: From Brain to Subjectivity
A lively, engaging introduction to a hot area of increasing popular interest which is currently a rapidly expanding domain of scientific inquiry and is ideal for students of biology, neuroscience, psychology, philosophy as well as literature and the arts. In this interdisciplinary course students are exposed to basic human brain anatomy, functions and neuroscience principles contributing to debates regarding the nature of perception and consciousness. An integration of biophysiological, neuroscientific, evolutionary, cognitive, and philosophical perspectives is explored in connection with the phenomenon of consciousness.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSE 2220
LE Hungry Brain And Thinking Stomach: Eating, Feeding And 'Satiety'
An interdisciplinary overview of eating behaviour from the perspectives of natural and social sciences. Drawing from basic principles of neuroscience and biopsychology, the course focuses on underlying brain mechanisms of metabolism and food perception, which are also mediated by human subjectivity and cultural norms.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2202
Electr(a)fying Passions: the Transformations of the Electra Myth from Antiquity to Contemporary Cult
See HHU 2202
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2203
LE In the Mouth of Madness: Depictions of Insanity in Western Culture
see HHU 2203.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2204
LE Digital Citizenship: Netizens and Cyber Selves
See HHU 2204.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2206
LE Mediated Lives: Avatars, Cyborgs, and Virtual Realities
See HHU 2206.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2207
LE Constructions of Desire: Representations of Eroticism in Western Culture
See HHU 2207.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2208
LE Poverty as Spectacle from the Odyssey to the Greek Crisis
See HHU 2208.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2210
LE Between Reality and Imagination: Constructions of Modern Cityscapes
See HHU 2210.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2211
LE Private Stories, Public Stories: Personal Narratives In Social/Historical Perspectives
See HHU 2211.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2212
The Future of Capitalism
An inter-disciplinary approach to the historic origins of the free-market system, aka capitalism, with emphasis on the history of capitalism, past and current critiques and pressures for change, as well as cultural/ideological manifestations of the capitalist mindset.
This course fulfils the General Education Social Science requirement.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2214
LE Laughing It Off: Forms And Uses Of Modern Political Satire
See HHU 2214
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2215
Rebels Without a Cause: Cultural Expressions of 20th and 21st- century Youth Subcultures
This Honors seminar guides students through an exploration of the social impacts and cultural expressions of radical youth subcultures in the 20th and 21st centuries. Emphasis is placed on the ways in which radical youth subcultures have expressed rejection or resistance to the mainstream, thus challenging or transforming the Western normative structure.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2217
Game On: Game Design and Social Interactions
An interdisciplinary course that introduces students to principles of gaming which inform a broad spectrum of human behaviors and practices. By uncovering the analogies between games and social interactions and practices, the course provides a conceptual toolkit that can be applied towards navigating our increasingly gamified world.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2218
LE Food In/As Culture: Perspectives On Greek Culinary Traditions
See HHU 2218.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2220
LE Strolling Incognito In Athens: The Art Of City Walkabouts
In this Honors seminar students will engage in structured walkabouts which will enable them to become active readers as well as writers of the text of the city of Athens. Emphasis upon the cityscape as a palimpsest exposes students to various discourses and urban morphologies (sociological, political, historical, aesthetic, etc.), and invites them to consider the semiotics of everyday social interactions in the city of Athens. Much of the course is taught on site.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2221
LE Performing Masculinities
The course explores the construction of masculinity across different historical settings, and in the contexts of race, nationality, and sexuality. Adopting an interdisciplinary approach, the course offers students the opportunity to interrogate assumptions concerning maleness, rethink masculine identities, and develop awareness of masculinity as performance. Readings and material will be drawn from the humanities and social sciences, and popular culture.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HSS 2225
LE Innovation in Action: A Design-Thinking Laboratory
A hands-on interdisciplinary course that introduces students to a fertile synthesis of Innovation Management theory and Design Thinking, a methodology that draws upon logic, imagination, intuition, and systemic reasoning to produce innovation in various business and social contexts. Bringing theory and practice together, the course will guide students to tackle a social, business, ecological, or cultural challenge of their choice through application of innovative problem-solving based on the principles of Design Thinking.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 1001
Introduction to the Tourism and Hospitality Industry - Level 4
Introduction to the study of tourism and the nature and scope of the Tourism and Hospitality industries. Topics include: Origins and growth of tourism, tourism as a global phenomenon, demand and supply of tourism, the Greek tourism industry and its role in the Greek economy, the structure of the tourism industry and future prospects for Greek and international tourism.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 2010
Accounting for the Hospitality Industry - Level 4
Basic principles and procedures of financial accounting for the hospitality industry. Preparation and interpretation of financial statements.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 4/2/4
Syllabus: Download
HT 2116
Hospitality Information Systems - Level 4
The application and use of information systems in the hospitality industry. Support of tourism and hospitality operations through a front-desk management system; management of reservation, booking and rental processes through a Computer Reservation System (CRS) solution.
Prerequisites: CS1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 2/1/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3037
Travel and Transport - Level 5
The role of transport in tourism and its impact on the development of tourist destinations. Focus on components of the travel industry, including airlines, airports, cruises and ground transportation. The role of intermediaries in the tourism system, including tour operating and travel retailing.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3038
Destination Management and Marketing - Level 5
Recent developments in destination management and marketing. Complexities of destination management and the role of the various stakeholders involved, including destination management organizations and local authorities.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3113
Tourism Planning and Development - Level 5
The course discusses theoretical, managerial, geographical, governance and other perspectives in relation to tourism development, and examines the role of various stakeholders and the challenges involved in planning tourism development in different destination areas.
Prerequisites: HT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3115
Marketing in Tourism and Hospitality - Level 5
A managerial approach to hospitality and tourism marketing. Examines the implications of the Tourism and Hospitality industry on the Marketing theory. The 7-Ps approach (product, price, place, promotion, people, processes, physical evidence).
Prerequisites: HT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3118
Food and Beverage Management - Level 5
Managerial aspects and operational requirements in the food and beverage (F&B) sector. The role of food as an element of hospitality around countries and cultures of the world.
Prerequisites: HT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 3131
Hospitality Operations - Level 5
The functions, organization and management of various departments and services within the hospitality sector.
Prerequisites: HT 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4021
Sustainable Management in Tourism and Hospitality - Level 6
The course discusses the application of sustainable development principles in tourism and hospitality and examines industry, consumer and policy perspectives and priorities in managing tourism and hospitality in a sustainable manner.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4030
Cultural Tourism - Level 6
The course aims to examine cultural tourism as a global phenomenon and as an effort to bridge cultural heritage with tourism development and management.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4032
Event Management for the Hospitality Industry - Level 6
Overview of the events industry and of key management components including event organization, marketing and promotion, customer satisfaction and event evaluation. Emphasis on the emergence of the experience industry and the design of the event experience within the hospitality industry.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4117
Managing Service Quality and Human Resources in Tourism and Hospitality - Level 6
Examines the importance of service quality and quality of the visitor/guest experience in tourism and hospitality and the role of people in the delivery of the tourism and hospitality product. Explains the service delivery process and its management and discusses implications for human resource management (HRM). Students immerse in the subject through a qualitative research study on the field.
Prerequisites: MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4135
Financial Management for the Hospitality Industry - Level 6
Financial management principles and their application to the tourism and hospitality industry. Financial decision-making, including cash management, ratio analysis, asset management, budgeting, leverage, financing.
Prerequisites: HT 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4234
Public Relations and Crisis Management in Tourism and Hospitality - Level 6
The importance of Public Relations in tourism and hospitality, with special emphasis on the role of PR activities in crisis management. Needs of different PR audiences, PR as part of an integrated communications strategy, PR as a vital tool in managing different types of crisis events.
Prerequisites: HT 1001 HT 3115
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4436
Information and Communication Technologies in Tourism - Level 6
Impact and benefits for the tourism industry from the implementation of information and communication technologies. Operational and strategic issues of IT. Current industry practices, use of internet technologies and e-commerce applications.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 HT 1001 HT 3115 HT 2116
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4440
Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality - Level 6
The core of entrepreneurship theory and its application in the tourism field. The role of entrepreneurship in regional and local tourism development. Emphasis on both process and context of entrepreneurial activity in tourism. Extensive coverage of operation, organization and management of entrepreneurial businesses. Case examples of innovative entrepreneurial activity in Greece and internationally.
Prerequisites: HT 1001 HT 3115 HT 2010 HT 4135
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4660
Internship in Hospitality and Tourism
Work-based learning through placement in hospitality or tourism.
Internship placements are subject to the formal approval by the ITHM Internship Administrator and the Department Head.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HT 4670
Internship in Hospitality and Tourism
Work-based learning through placement in hospitality or tourism.
Internship placements are subject to the formal approval by the ITHM Internship Administrator and the Department Head.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/6
Syllabus: Download
HT 4750
Strategic Issues in Tourism And Hospitality - Level 6
Capstone course that combines a taught and a work-based learning component to integrate and further develop knowledge from prior business administration and tourism and hospitality courses. The emphasis in on strategic business planning and on the evaluation of the strategic importance of various concepts, issues and trends. The course extends over two teaching periods, typically the Spring semester and Summer Term.
UK Credits: 30
US Credits : 6/0/6
Syllabus: Download
HY 1000
LE Survey of Western Civilization I
The development of European, Asian, and African cultures from their historical origins to 1648. Emphasis on the essential elements in the growth of social institutions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 1001
LE Survey of Western Civilization II
The development of the modern world from 1648 to the present. Emphasis on the interaction of political, social, and intellectual institutions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2015
History of Rome - Level 4
Survey of Roman history from the time of the Etruscans to the coming of Constantine the Great (1000 B.C. to 337 A.D.). Political theories and practices of the Republic and the Empire; causes of the decline and fall of Rome.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2023
Byzantium - Level 4
Survey of Byzantine history from late Antiquity, the reign of Constantine the Great (A.D. 337) and until the fall of Constantinople to Ottoman rule (A.D. 1453). The birth of the Middle Ages Eastern Empire, its development and its influence in the Balkans, Eastern and Western Europe, as well as in the Near and Middle East and its gradual decline and final fall.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2028
The Birth of Modern Europe - Level 4
The period from the High Middle Ages (12thc.) to the Religious Wars (16th-C- 17thc.) when the foundations of Modern Europe were laid.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2034
History of Ancient Greece - Level 4
The history of the ancient Greek world from the rise of the polis to the coming of Rome.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2035
Writing About History
Introduction to research methodology and the essential resources of historical scholarship. Training in critical thinking, evaluation/synthesis of sources and the creation of an argument. Particular emphasis placed on writing a short research paper and the scholarly use of primary and secondary resources.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2070
American History I - Level 4
The origin, development, and ideals of American institutions from the discovery of the New World to the close of Reconstruction.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2071
American History II - Level 4
The significant cultural, economic, political, and social forces and problems in America from the Civil War to the present.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 2080
Great Britain - Level 4
England from the Renaissance to the present. Politics, culture and interaction with Europe and the USA.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3002
Great Thinkers and Their Ideas - Level 5
A selection of great thinkers who have influenced their times and whose ideas have contributed to the legacy of Western civilization.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3005
Intellectual History of Modern Europe - Level 5
An examination of the historical evolution of the core ideals of the West and how they have been forged, interpreted, implemented, opposed, violated, and defended, from the Enlightenment to the present.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3009
The Spartans - Level 5
The society, culture and history of ancient Sparta.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3019
Cyprus and the Near East - Level 5
A critical survey of the origins of the Cyprus question largely from a United Nations perspective, in conjunction with policies in Turkey.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3021
Alexander III, the Great - Level 5
Analysis of the times and achievements of one of the most controversial personalities of the Ancient World.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3026
Middle East: A Crossroad - Level 5
A survey of the history of the Middle East focusing on the Late Ottoman and Modern times and offering a critical analysis of the ongoing conflicts.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3030
Survey of Chinese Civilization - Level 5
A survey of Chinese history and civilization from Antiquity to the end of 20th century. Emphasis on cultural and political evolution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3031
Slaves and Slavery in the US - Level 5
The course describes the development of the slave trade and slavery from the early 16th century until its abolition in 1863.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3036
Modern European Antisemitism And The Holocaust - Level 5
This course emphasizes the rise of Modern Antisemitism starting with the French Revolution and continuing to the climax of the Holocaust. The course is focused on Hitler&apos;s Antisemitism and the path to the Holocaust.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3040
History of Russia to 1900 - Level 5
A broad survey beginning with medieval Russia. Concentrates on the rise of Muscovy, Peter the Great, and developments leading to the Revolution of 1905.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3060
Greece: The Birth of a Modern Nation - Level 5
Historical, political and cultural developments in Greece from the Revolution to the age of Venizelos. The birth and building of themodern Greek state.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 3061
Modern Greece: A Troubled History - Level 5
Developments in Greece from the Balkan Wars and the National Schism to the present. Particular attention paid to the role of Greece in the two world wars, the causes and consequences of the Civil War and the Dictatorship of 1967-1974 and the nature of the restored democracy after the fall of the junta.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4032
Trade in the Ancient Mediterranean - Level 6
The mechanics and theory of trade in the ancient Mediterranean.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4041
Russia and the USSR - Level 6
The transformation of Russia from an early twentieth-century tsarist autocracy into the USSR and the consolidation of the Soviet state. The background of the Revolution of 1917; the Revolution; the political, economic, social, and cultural developments that brought about the Soviet regime and its collapse.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4050
The Age of Enlightenment - Level 6
Political, social, and economic problems on the European continent from the time of Louis XIV to the end of the Napoleonic era. Causes, events, and results of the French Revolution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4051
Revolution and Nationalism in Europe - Level 6
Political, military, economic, social, and intellectual developments in Europe from 1815 to 1914.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4052
Total War in Europe - Level 6
Political, economic, social, and intellectual developments in Europe, including the background, origins and beginnings of the world wars.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4053
Contemporary History: from World War II to Vietnam and the Fall of Communism - Level 6
World War II and its aftermath as a background for the study of current political, economic, cultural, and social developments in the world.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4072
America in World Affairs - Level 6
The U.S. role in world affairs since the Spanish-American war. Interaction between domestic politics and other forces that influence the conduct of American foreign policy.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4074
Democracy and Imperialism - Level 6
Comparative, diachronic study of democracies and imperialism. Origins and definitions of democracies and imperialism. Selected case studies drawn from Athenian, Roman, Ottoman, Russian, Great Britain or American political systems.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4391
Historiography - Level 6
A survey of historical writing, theories, and varieties of history in the Western world from antiquity to post-modernity.
Prerequisites: : 9 Credits in History - (At least two level 3000 courses)
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
HY 4493
Selected Topics - Level 6
This is the capstone course of the History program. It involves guided research in historical themes which are selected by the instructor. The themes change every time Selected Topics is offered and encompass "big ideas" that may be illustrated in class by particular events and/or theories, The topics will permit the students to focus on time periods and geographic areas of their choosing.
Prerequisites: 12 History Credits (At least one 4000 level course)
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 2006
LE International Business - Level 4
Essentials of international business and the international business environment, including its socio-cultural, political, legal, economic and ethical dimensions. International trade theories, foreign investment and insight into the roles of multinational enterprises, governments, international organizations and non-governmental organizations in international business. Foreign exchange and its role in international business.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 3008
Business in the European Union - Level 5
European Union institutions, policies, and decision-making processes. Overview of EU functions, focusing on economic and political integration and their implications for the European and the global business environment.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 3121
Global Business Management - Level 5
International business strategy, including country evaluation and selection and modes of entry. The organization of international business and management of international operations, including global marketing, supply chain management and international human resource management.
Prerequisites: IB 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 3199
Contemporary Issues in International Business - Level 5
Current issues influencing international business, including, but not restricted to globalization, economic integration and trade liberalization, key actors involved in international business and ethical challenges in international business.
Prerequisites: IB 2006
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4031
Business in Emerging Markets - Level 6
Overview of emerging markets and their significance for the world economy and international business. Focus on the operating environment of emerging markets, including their socio-cultural, economic, political and institutional framework. Assessment of business opportunities and risks in emerging markets.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4035
Export Strategy and Management - Level 6
Developing export strategy and managing exports in a global environment. Market evaluation and selection; development of an export plan for market entry. Problems and pitfalls in export management.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4046
International Business Internship
Work-based experiential learning in international business and related organizations. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained throughout the program to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4118
EU Economic and Funding Policies - Level 6
Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) explained through the lense of the Optimum Currency Area (OCA) Theory. Comparative analysis of the US as a currency union and the Eurozone. The role of economic policies and cohesion policy in view of reducing the occurrence of asymmetric shocks. Implications for business.
Prerequisites: IB 3008
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4120
International Human Resource Management - Level 6
See MB 4120.
Prerequisites: MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4128
Corporate Social Responsibility - Level 6
See MG 4128.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/0
Syllabus: Download
IB 4140
Topics in EU Business - Level 6
Recent developments, challenges and debates pertaining to the EU integration from an economic, social and political perspective. External relations of the EU, including the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and the European Neighborhood Policy (ENP). The role of the EU in addressing and mitigating global problems. Implications for business.
Prerequisites: IB 3008
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4157
International Marketing - Level 6
See MK 4157.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4169
EU Policies and IB Practices - Level 6
Focused insight into the impact of the EU&apos;s policies on specific sectors of business activity and business practices in the EU. Emphasis on shipping, tourism, banking, health care and education. Stress on SMEs, the media sector, as well as manufacturing and industry.
Prerequisites: IB 3008
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4232
Foreign Direct Investment and Multinational Enterprises - Level 6
Definitions, issues, magnitude, structure and the geography of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The emergence and evolution of international production theories, international strategies adopted by multinational enterprises (MNE), different types of FDI and MNEs, organization and structure of the contemporary MNE, elements of knowledge-related competitiveness, implications of MNEs for national competitiveness and development.
Prerequisites: IB 2006 IB 3121
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4238
International Business Law - Level 6
Public and private international law and their implications for business. Focus on sales contract, dispute resolution, competition rules and their impact on business both in the international and European context. Fundamentals of the WTO legal framework.
Prerequisites: BU 2002 IB 3008
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4267
Innovation and Technology Management in International Business - Level 6
(Same as MG 4267)
Origins and sources of creativity and innovation and the role of technology as a contemporary strategic imperative for multinational corporations. Impact of technology on international business strategy and management. Innovation strategy, the R&D process and the management of knowledge professionals. Evaluation of technological- and innovation-related activities in the economic development of countries and regions.
Prerequisites: IB 2006 IB 3121
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IB 4544
International Management - Level 6
Integrative module that synthesizes prior knowledge from the International Business and European Affairs program. Field research on contemporary topics in international business strategy and international management.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IBX 3017
Global Markets and Politics
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 2010
Introduction to International Relations - Level 4
Introduction to the international system and its evolution from the nation-state toward global governance. Major theories and conceptual frameworks, including integration theory. The nation-state, international organizations, conflict and cooperation.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 2015
Modern European History And Politics -Level 4
An introduction to the Political, Social and Economic History of Modern Europe (from the Treaty of Westphalia - 1648 - to contemporary times). A thematic approach emphasising the political developments and changes.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 3017
Global Markets And Politics - Level 5
An overview of recent developments in global economics and politics with special reference to emerging economic and political crises, areas of actual and potential political distress and societal disruption, and the ways the latter will potentially impact the future. The challenges to democratic and effective political leadership posed by current and potential future trends.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 3120
Research Methods In International Relations - Level 5
The role and significance of research in the domain of international relations. Formulation and clarification of research questions and problems, writing literature review, designing research, data collection and analysis, interpretation of findings, argumentation on problem resolution.
Prerequisites: IR 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 3225
Foreign Policy - Level 5
A theoretical and empirical study of foreign policy through the ages. Analysis, interpretation and evaluation of foreign policy theories and actions.
Prerequisites: IR 2010 PO 2004
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4070
Internship In International Relations - Level 6
Experiential learning in the field of international relations. Students gain on-the-job experience and receive training as they learn to apply advanced theoretical frameworks gained through the programme to real life professional situations or diplomacy.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Programme Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4130
Media And International Relations - Level 6
The role of media in international relations. Ideas and debates relating to the ways in which media impact government, policy making, election campaigning, political movements, the rise of terrorism, and the prospects for informed political deliberation. Media and conflict, media and securitization, media and political communication.
Prerequisites: IR 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4135
International Law - Level 6
Legal regime of International Law and International relations. International Treaties and European law. Non-governmental Organisations and International Law. Nations and International Law. International Human Rights Law. World Trade and International Law. Global Social Justice and International Law. International Law for Environmental Protection.
Prerequisites: IR 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4140
Greece and the World - Level 6
Greece&apos;s external relations. Policy orientation, alliances, partnerships and rivalries. Greece&apos;s role and influence in the region and beyond.
Prerequisites: IR 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4145
Senior Thesis In International Relations And European Affairs - Level 6
Research in European and international relations problems and developments. Systematic and critical study of their key concepts and arguments. Appreciation of the historical context and the impact on contemporary political reality.
Prerequisites: IR 3120 Students must have completed 90 credits
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4250
Asia In World Affairs - Level 6
Current internal and external factors and issues influencing the foreign, defence and security policy of Asian states, including, but not restricted to, Chinese power consolidation and Asian regional integration efforts. The profound implications, for the international order, of the on-going shift of the global economy's centre of gravity to Asia.
Prerequisites: PO 2004 PO 3031
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4255
Geopolitics - Level 6
A theoretical and empirical survey of the history and current discourse of geopolitics. A critical analysis of the role and actions of the main state and non-state actors as seen through the lenses of geopolitics in a simultaneously globalizing and regionalizing.
Prerequisites: PO 2004 PO 3031
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IR 4365
European Foreign, Security And Defence Policies - Level 6
Current internal and external forces driving European foreign, security and defense policy designs. Key factors involved in shaping the European security environment. The European Union&apos;s presence on the international stage as an economic, diplomatic, military and "soft" power and future perspectives.
Prerequisites: IR 2010 IR 3225 P0 2004
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IT 1000
Italian I
Four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are developed in order to acquire a general ability to communicate in a number of the most familiar situations of everyday life and to understand the main points of simple conversations and texts needed mainly for travel and making contacts in an Italian-speaking environment. (A1)
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IT 1101
Italian II
Four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are reinforced and expanded in order to gain a more effective command of the language and to interact with greater confidence in a wider range of everyday familiar situations. (A2)
Prerequisites: IT 1000 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IT 2202
Italian III
Four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are thoroughly developed so as to handle the main structure of the language with confidence, to use a wide range of vocabulary and appropriate communicative strategies, and to acquire a certain degree of independence when called upon to use the language in everyday social, work or academic contexts. (B1)
Prerequisites: IT 1000 IT 1101 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
IT 3352
Travel into Italian Cinema
A tour of Italy through a selection of most famous Italian movies. Important aspects of the Italian cinema with reference to essential cultural aspects of Italy are analyzed and discussed. (B2)
Prerequisites: IT 1000 IT 1101 IT 2202 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 1070
Information Technology Fundamentals
Binary numbers and logic operations; computer hardware; operating systems; algorithmic thinking; programming languages; computer networks; the Internet; web development; data management.
Replaces CS 1070 for IT majors. Students will not receive credit for both ITC 1070 and CS 1070.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 1112
LE Turning Data Into Decisions
Data protection legislation; ethical use of data; the contribution of data analysis to organizational sustainability; visualizing data using graphs, charts and 3D maps; using functions and analytical tools for what -if analysis; using data reporting tools; linking of worksheets and workbooks; importing and manipulating data.
ITC 1112 BL is not available to students on US Federal Financial Aid.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 or ITC 1070
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2110
Digital Tools for Graphic Design and Production - Level 4
(Same as GD 2110)
Examine core concepts and techniques on digital design workflow for print& digital publishing. Basic color theory and page composition. Identify vector graphics properties and characteristics. Build complex shapes and trace bitmap images and line art. Design using layers and symbols, edit text, and draw using perspective. Develop well-crafted print publications, interactive documents, digital magazines, and e-books. Create and edit documents, learn how to use master pages and easily format text, objects, and tables using styles. Work with text frames and graphics, add and format tables, build interactive documents and EPUBs. Output your work in several formats, learn how to package, print, and export your finished project.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 or ITC 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2153
Game Development Using Unity
Game development fundamentals; basic 3D graphics concepts; combining and utilizing multimedia content using a game engine; creating and editing scripts using appropriate programming / scripting languages.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 or ITC 1070
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2186
Computer System Architecture - Level 4
Computer architecture. Digital circuits and components. Types of data representation. Computer organizations and design. Logic design.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2188
Introduction to Programming - Level 4
Problem solving; problem analysis; top-down design of algorithms; implementation; testing and debugging techniques; documentation. Structured programming language constructs: datatypes, variables, constants, parameters, input and output, selection, iteration, file handling, classes and methods, arrays, elementary sorting and searching algorithms.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/2/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2276
C Language Programming - Level 4
C language logic and code structure; data types; scalars and aggregates; pointers and address arithmetic; files and devices; programming and debugging techniques.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 ITC 2188
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 2293
Operating Systems Concepts - Level 4
Operating system structures; functions and techniques; Performance; avoidance of deadlock and security issues. Management of Operating System resources and processes.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 CS 2188
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3015
Designing for the Web
(Same as GD 3015)
A brief history of the web; web standards, browser standards; choosing a domain name; hosting management tools; web publishing; web design and development tools; website architecture; using image editing software to design web layouts; HTML, CSS, search engine optimization; social media integration; interface design standards; user interaction experience.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3106
Mathematics for Computing Level 5
Concepts of Algebra, Geometry, Proofs, Structures, Counting, Probabilities and Inference, Statistics.
Prerequisites: MA 1009
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3120
Digital Video and Audio Technologies - Level 5
Digital video and audio technologies, file formats, compression strategies, codecs, editing techniques, transitions, effects, titling, motion graphics, recorded audio, processing and transformation. Methods of audio/video hardware and software integration.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/1/2
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3121
Computer Networks, Modeling and Analysis - Level 5
Data communications technologies. Computer network systems. Network convergence architectures. Connectivity and internetworking of LANs. Broadband networking. Computer networks modeling and analysis.
Prerequisites: MA 1009
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3128
Digital Imaging - Level 5
Digital imaging fundamentals. Bitmap/vector comparative analysis. Digital capture process. Platforms and output devices. Color theory. Color management. Image editing & compositing. Post production techniques.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/1/2
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3129
3D Modeling Methodologies - Level 5
3D object manipulation. Modeling methodologies. Lighting effects. Rendering effects. Camera manipulation. Textures creation and use. Dynamic animation. Characters creation and manipulation.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/1/2
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3225
Mobile Applications Development - Level 5
Programming mobile devices; user interface design; user interface building; input methods; data storage; motion sensing; memory management; exception handling.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 CS 2188
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3234
Object Oriented Programming - Level 5
Advanced object oriented concepts and problem solving techniques. Advanced GUI components. Applets. Event handling, collections, multithreading and networking. Efficiency issues.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 ITC 2188
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3254
Cognitive Computing With IBM Watson
(Same as CS 3254)
Natural Language Processing with IBM Watson Platform; Business Intelligence; Question answering; Unstructured Information Processing.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 ITC 2188 or CS 2179
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3260
Fundamentals of RDBMS - Level 5
Relational Database Management Systems concepts. Data modelling, systems development and data administration in a database environment. The relational model, normalization, transaction management, concurrency, control, database security and the Structured Query Language (SQL).
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 CS 2188
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3275
Introduction to Computer Networks - Level 5
Computer communications systems components, models, operation, and applications. Networking standards, protocols and connectivity aspects. Local area networks design, implementation. Wide area networks, emerging technologies.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 MA 1009
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3319
Network Administration - Level 5
Installation and administration concepts. Management, monitoring, and optimization of system performance, reliability, and availability. Design issues and support in a corporate environment. Troubleshooting and end user support.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 or ITC 1070 MA 1009 ITC 3275
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3333
Data Mining and Bid Data
Data and feature selection, cleaning, extracting patterns from structured and unstructured data, evaluation, big data, tools, applications.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 ITC 2188 MA 2010
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3387
Data Structures and Analysis of Algorithms - Level 5
Algorithmic design; interaction between algorithm and data structure in creating efficient code. Common types of algorithms and data structures; data structures usage and implementation. Lists, stacks, queues, hash tables and trees. Algorithmic mechanisms and problem solving techniques.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2188 MA 1009
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3397
Object Oriented Programming With C++
(Same as CS 3397)
C++ as a superset to the C language. Object oriented techniques to software problems using C++. Classes, encapsulation, overloading, inheritance. Small scale programs in C++.
Prerequisites: CS 1070 CS 2188 ITC 2276
UK Credits:
US Credits : 2/2/2
Syllabus: Download
ITC 3413
Algorithms and Complexity - Level 5
Study of algorithms and their complexity. Design, analysis and evaluation of performance. Complexity theory and classes of complexity. O, Big O and Theta notation. Computational classes. Union-Find, Divide and Conquer, Greedy, Dynamic programming, Linear Programming, Search in graphs, NP-completeness.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4085
Information Technology Internship
Experiential learning for information Technology majors. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4130
Human Computer Interaction - Level 6
Foundations of human computer interaction. Interaction design basics. User Experience (UX). HCI in the software process. Cognitive models and theories. Application of concepts and methodologies of software engineering, human factors and psychology to address ergonomic, cognitive, and social factors in the design and evaluation of interactive computer systems.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4135
Game Design - Level 6
Game design process; player&apos;s psychology; media definitions; interactive stories; characters; game worlds; game mechanics; balancing attributes; interface types and design issues; aesthetics; UX; game violence and ethical concerns.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4157
Project Management - Level 6
See LM 4157.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4242
Network Design - Level 6
Design of enterprise computer networks, concepts and best practices. Assessment of network performance.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 ITC 3121
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4243
Virtualization Concepts and Applications - Level 6
Virtualization architectures, techniques, applications and virtualization at server, client, desktop and application level.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4314
Internet Programming - Level 6
Internet standards and infrastructure. Client and server technologies. Rich Internet applications. Scripting Languages. Server side Programming. Frameworks. Security and privacy.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 ITC 2188 ITC 3260
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/2/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4322
Network Security and Cryptography - Level 6
Security trends and solutions; encryption techniques and standards; symmetric and public key encryption; hash functions; confidentiality issues; authentication and identity management; system security issues.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 ITC 3106 ITC 3121
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4345
Games Portfolio Project
Application of game design and development skills on small-scale games using a variety of tools; game engines; game development; game design; planning and managing a portfolio of games.<br> Co-requisite: ITC 4135
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or equivalent ITC 2153
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4371
Interactive Multimedia Systems - Level 6
Multimedia technologies, hardware and software tools. Issues on interactivity environments and systems. Graphics design for multimedia projects. Multimedia system analysis and design methodologies. Application of interactive multimedia concepts. Usability of interfaces and systems.
Prerequisites: ITC 1070 or CS 1070 ITC 3128 ITC 3120
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4416
Software Engineering - Level 6
Structured analysis, architectural design, development methodologies, modelling techniques and system visualization. Implementation frameworks. Validation methods. Security. Project Planning.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4417
Game Programming - Level 6
The conceptual framework of interactive environments. Game programming approaches. Techniques and tools. Manipulation of visual effects and sound. Object animation. Movement control. Worlds. Interactivity.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4426
Distributed Systems - Level 6
Distributed systems principles: communication, processes, naming, synchronization, fault tolerance, security, consistency and replication. Object-based systems. Document-based systems. Distributed file systems. Coordination-based systems. Payment systems. Internet and web protocols. Scalability.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4443
Virtualization Concepts and Applications - Level 6
Virtualization architectures, techniques, applications and virtualization at server, client, desktop and application level.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4541
Web Science - Level 6
Social network characteristics. Network measures and models. Data mining in social networks.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4680
Artificial Intelligence Principles - Level 6
State space search, knowledge representation, probabilistic reasoning, machine learning.
Prerequisites: ITC1070 or CS1070 ITC 2188 ITC 3234 MA 2205 MA 1108 ITC 3106
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4827
Networking Capstone Project - Level 6
Focus on the on the design of a reliable, secure, performance efficient, fault-tolerant network. Step-by-step design and development process.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4918
Software Development Capstone Project - Level 6
Focus on the software development procedures, including program specification, design, code, testing, documentation, and maintenance. Application of tools, techniques and technologies to deliver a comprehensive solution.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
ITC 4959
Digital Media Capstone Project - Level 6
Focus on the development of an interactive, user-friendly product, involving the use of several digital media technologies. Step-by-step design and development process.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
JS 1001
LE Introduction to Criminal Justice - Level 4
Overview of the American criminal justice system. Examination of its various phases: investigation and detection of crimes by the police; prosecution of alleged offenders; adjudication of cases by courts; imprisonment of convicted offenders; re-integration. Study of the role, organization, ethics and limitations of law enforcement, courts and corrections. Study of their interactions and interdependence. Emphasis on the IV and V Amendments to the U.S. Constitution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
JS 2010
LE Law and Society
Definitions, origins, development, functions, systems and perspectives of law; theories on law and justice; overview of the judicial system and the role of the legislature; reference to the U.S. model; the legal profession and legal ethics; methods of alternative dispute resolution; interaction between law and society; impact of law on society - impact of society on law; law and (in)equality; diversity; privacy; international human rights.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
JS 3024
Corruption and Anti-Corruption - Level 5
See SO 3024.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
JS 3038
Criminology - Level 5
See SO 3038.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LI 2210
2210 LE Voices in European Literature and Culture
Selection of texts (in English translation) representing a variety of genres and/or authors in modern and contemporary European Literature. Emphasis on the search for what can be defined as European culture, i.e. aspects of diversity in unity as expressed in dynamics of literature and other cultural representations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LI 2210
2210 LE Voices in European Literature and Culture
Selection of texts (in English translation) representing a variety of genres and/or authors in modern and contemporary European Literature. Emphasis on the search for what can be defined as European culture, i.e. aspects of diversity in unity as expressed in dynamics of literature and other cultural representations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LI 2210
2210 LE Voices in European Literature and Culture
Selection of texts (in English translation) representing a variety of genres and/or authors in modern and contemporary European Literature. Emphasis on the search for what can be defined as European culture, i.e. aspects of diversity in unity as expressed in dynamics of literature and other cultural representations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LI 2210
2210 LE Voices in European Literature and Culture
Selection of texts (in English translation) representing a variety of genres and/or authors in modern and contemporary European Literature. Emphasis on the search for what can be defined as European culture, i.e. aspects of diversity in unity as expressed in dynamics of literature and other cultural representations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LI 2210
2210 LE Voices in European Literature and Culture
Selection of texts (in English translation) representing a variety of genres and/or authors in modern and contemporary European Literature. Emphasis on the search for what can be defined as European culture, i.e. aspects of diversity in unity as expressed in dynamics of literature and other cultural representations.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 2020
Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Level 4
Overview of the logistics and supply chain industry. The logistics and supply chain context, importance of logistics and supply chain management to value offered, economic impact of logistics and supply chain industry, functions and operations, basic principles.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 2063
Principles of Operations Management - Level 4
See MG 2063.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/0
Syllabus: Download
LM 3025
The Logistics of Supply Networks - Level 5
Demand management, customer service, sourcing, procurement, warehouse management, green, reverse and global logistics. Material flows in supply chain management. Logistics as a set of key processes and functions essential to strategic and operational success within the broader supply chain concept.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 3030
Transportation Systems Level 5
Transportation Systems; key principles governing transportation planning; transportation and logistics concepts.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 3035
Information Flows, Financial Flows and the Management of Risk in Supply Networks - Level 5
Financial aspects of managing material flows. Regulation of the logistics sector, including international transport and customs restrictions. Supply chain information technology systems and the management of risk along the supply network.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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LM 4040
Internship in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Work-based experiential learning for logistics and supply chain management in organizations related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained throughout the program to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4145
Total Quality Management - Level 6
See MG 4145.
Prerequisites: MG 30592003 or MG 30593034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4157
Project Management - Level 6
See MG 4157.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4242
Supply Chain Management - Level 6
See MG 4242.
Prerequisites: MA 1001 MA 2118 or MA 2021
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4246
Management Science - Level 6
See MG 4246.
Prerequisites: MA 1001 MA 2118 or MA 2021
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4343
Operations Management - Level 6
See MG 4343.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 or equivalent MA 2118 or MA 2021 MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
LM 4641
Seminar in Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Level 6
Integration of knowledge from prior business administration as well as logistics and supply chain modules, including management, marketing, finance and human resources, for the development of a highly competitive logistics and supply chain strategy.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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LS 1000
Science and Everyday Life - Level 4
An introduction to natural sciences with emphasis on general scientific principles and their application to real-world situations, including topics such as the structure and properties of matter, energy and the laws of thermodynamics, chemical bonding, nuclear science, the origins of matter, Universe and stars as well as special topics related to everyday life such as water and air pollution, energy sources and chemicals of everyday life.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/4
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LS 1010
The Science of Living Things: An Integrated Approach - Level 4
An introduction to natural sciences with emphasis on living organisms, including formation and structure of the Earth and other planets, cycles of the Earth, principles of ecosystems, organization of cells and living organisms, molecules of life (proteins, carbohydrates, lipids), biochemistry of the cell, nucleic acids and modern genetics, nutrition, drugs, origins and evolution of life on Earth.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/4
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MA 1000
Mathematics for the Liberal Arts
Designed to give liberal arts students the skills required to understand and interpret quantitative information that they encounter in the news and in their studies, and to make quantitatively-based decisions in their lives. Topics include quantitative information in everyday life, financial management, probability, and statistics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MA 1001
Finite Mathematics
Straight lines. Systems of first order linear equations. First order linear inequalities. Graphical solution of first order linear inequalities. Graphical solution of linear optimization problems. Simple and compound interest. Future and present values. Sets and counting techniques. Introduction to Probability theory.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MA 1022
Intermediate Mathematics
Real Numbers. Fractions, Decimals and Percents. Linear Equations in One and Two Variables. Linear Inequalities in One Variable. Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables. Exponents and Polynomials. Rational Expressions. Rational Exponents and Radicals. Quadratic Equations in One Variable.<br><i>This course is offered for non-graduation credit.</i>
Prerequisites: Students may waive this course via placement test or equivalent.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MA 1108
College Algebra
Basic Algebraic Operations. Equations and Inequalities. Linear, Quadratic, Polynomial, Rational, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions and their Graphs. Solution of Systems of Linear Equations. Matrices and Matrix Algebra. Determinants. Sequences and Series.
Prerequisites: Placement test or MA 1022
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MA 2010
Statistics I - Level 4
Organizing and summarizing data. Probability distributions: binomial, Poisson, normal, t-distribution, chi-square. Sampling and sampling distribution of the mean. The central limit theorem. The course is not open to students who has previously completed an MA-course in statistics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
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MA 2021
Applied Statistics - Level 4
Organizing and summarizing data. Probability distributions: binomial, Poisson, normal, t-distribution, chi-square. Sampling and sampling distribution of the mean. The central limit theorem. Parametric tests for one mean and for the difference between two means. Test for independence of two qualitative/categorical variables. Simple and multiple correlation and regression.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
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MA 2205
Applied Calculus - Level 4
Functions, limits and continuity. Derivative of polynomials, and rational, exponential and logarithmic functions. Sketching the graph of a function. Indefinite and definite integral. Integration techniques. Area as an integral. Functions of several variables. Partial derivatives of first and second order. Application of differentiation and integration to problems in business, economics, and related fields.
Prerequisites: Placement Test or MA 1022 MA 1108
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
Syllabus: Download
MA 3111
Statistics II - Level 5
Confidence interval for one mean, one variance, and one proportion. Hypotheses testing. Parametric tests for one mean and for the difference between two means. Parametric tests for one standard deviation and for the difference between two standard deviations. Parametric tests for one proportion and for the difference between two proportions. Test for independence of two qualitative/categorical variables. One way analysis of variance. Simple and multiple correlation and regression.
Prerequisites: MA 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 2003
LE Management Principles - Level 4
Nature, functions and responsibilities in the management of organizations. History of management thought, theories, concepts and practices. The managerial functions of planning and decision making, organizing, leading and controlling.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 2010
Introduction to Shipping - Level 4
The reasons for sea transport, the interactions with international trade, and fundamental concepts concerning the physical, economic and regulatory environment in which shipping operates.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 2060
Maritime History - Level 4
Historical dimension of the development of international and Greek shipping in modern times. The transition from sail to stream and the beginning of modern fleets. Characteristics of global shipping before and after World War II, and the development of the modern Greek and Greek-owned fleet since the last quarter of the 20th century.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 2061
Maritime Operations and Ship Technology - Level 4
The ship as the production unit of a shipping firm. Concepts associated with the technology of the vessel and the different vessel types. Impact of diverse elements such as voyage planning, compliance with international regulations, cost control, and the role of the human element in the maritime context.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 2062
Introduction to Entrepreneurship Management - Level 4
The significance of entrepreneurship to an economy. Theory and practice of entrepreneurship in start-ups and in established organizations. Entrepreneurial behaviours and challenges.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 2063
Principles of Operations Management - Level 4
(Same as LM 2063)
Introduction into the field of operations management. Foundational knowledge necessary in the fields of production and distribution management Key elements of operations management as they apply to the production of goods and services offered by manufacturing or service organizations. Topics include nature and context of operations management, product design and process selection design of facilities and jobs, managing the supply chain, and revising the system.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 2125
Port Management and Logistics - Level 5
Comprehensive understanding of ports? organization, function, operations and management. Knowledge of port planning. Development of an understanding of port competition and pricing. Fundamental knowledge of modern logistics with the emphasis placed on the position of ports in the logistics and supply chain.
Prerequisites: MG 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 3019
Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation - Level 5
Managing innovation in start-ups and in existing organizations. Skills for introducing, analyzing, and managing the offering of break-through products and services. Practical application of innovation inside corporations.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3034
LE Managing People and Organizations - Level 5
Major theories of organizational behavior and the emergence of strategic human resource management as a mechanism for managing people at work in organizations. Concepts of personality, motivation, communication, interpersonal relations, leadership, problem solving, organizational culture and structure, managing change. Processes and practices involved in implementing human resource strategy, such as recruitment, selection, training, and performance management. Practical skills associated with managerial success.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 3058
International Shipping Policy - Level 5
International and European Union policies and regulatory frameworks that influence the developments in the shipping industry. Protection of human life, the marine environment, and property at sea. Responsibilities of states and private operators. Elements of risk management in shipping. The roles of international organizations and relevant conventions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 3059
Port Administration and Logistics - Level 5
Port organization, functions, planning, operations and management. Port competition and pricing. Modern logistics with an emphasis on the position of ports in the logistics and supply chains.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3113
Marine Insurance - Level 6
The reasons for marine insurance, the interactions with maritime commerce, and fundamental concepts concerning the operation of marine insurance contracts and the marine insurance market.
Prerequisites: MG 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3118
Developing Human Capital - Level 5
The role of developing human capital in achieving corporate objectives, through effective needs assessment, employee development plans and career management. Evaluation of the training and development effort, learning theories and e-learning.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 3133
New Venture Creation - Level 5
New venture formation and entrepreneurship. Contemporary methods and best practices for the entrepreneur to plan, launch, and operate a new venture. Creation of a business plan.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3164
Talent Acquisition - Level 5
Models, methods, and practices of employee acquisition, including, human resource planning, job analysis, recruitment, selection and retention management, to achieve organizational effectiveness.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3165
Managing the Family Firm - Level 5
Understanding the family firm: its creation and evolution; management and governance of family firms, conflicts and relationships; organizational issues, including succession planning, strategic planning and formalizing the firm.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 3353
Family Business Management - Level 6
Understanding the family business in terms of evolutionary stages; individual development and career planning; management of family structure, conflicts and relationships; and organizational issues, including succession and estate planning, strategic planning and formalizing the firm.
Prerequisites: MG 3034 AF 2006 MK 2030 (previously MK 2050)
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4017
Managing Workforce Diversity - Level 6
Managing the challenges of an increasingly diverse workforce. Individual and group perspectives on diversity. Diversity and the change process; inclusion strategies for the organization&apos;s competitive advantage.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4023
Business Negotiation - Level 6
The negotiation process, negotiation and management, and the concepts of power and influence at work and in other settings. Negotiation and the development of business agreements, corporate diplomacy, and the dynamics of bargaining in national and international contexts.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4071
Cruise Shipping- Level 6
Overview of the cruise industry and its history. Demand and supply dynamics. Economic, social, legal and environmental contexts. Security and risk assessment of cruise ships.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4075
Internship in Human Resource Management
Work-based learning in human resource management in a business/organization setting. On-the-job training and work experience. Application of human resource management knowledge, principles and practices to the business/organization setting.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4085
Internship in Operations Management
Work-based learning in operations management in a business/organization setting. On-the-job training and work experience. Application of operations management knowledge, principles and practices to a business/organization setting.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
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MG 4087
Short Sea Shipping - Level 6
Characteristics of short sea shipping, and fundamental concepts with regard to its internal and external environment. Ship types and major trade routes. Comparison with land based transport, policy background, regulations affecting short sea shipping and economic factors associated with Motorways of the Sea.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4089
Internship in Entrepreneurship Management
Work-based learning in an entrepreneurial business/organization setting. On-the-job training and work experience. Application of entrepreneurship management knowledge, principles and practices to the entrepreneurial business and management setting.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4090
Internship In Shipping Management
Work-based learning in a business/organization in the shipping industry, or in another related area. On-the-job training and work experience. Application of shipping management knowledge, principles and practices to the actual shipping industry/business management setting.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
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MG 4112
Carriage of Goods By Sea and Law of International Trade - Level 6
The framework of international trade and of carriage of goods by sea pursuant to an international sale of goods contract and the fundamental concepts concerning liabilities of parties in the procedure of transportation of those goods.
Prerequisites: BU 2002
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4120
International Human Resource Management - Level 6
(Same as IB 4120)<br> Analysis of International Human Resource Management (IHRM): issues and practices. Focus on international recruitment, selection, training, global talent management and performance management. International assignments: forms, compensation, benefits and taxes. Labor law and industrial relations in international and EU context.
Prerequisites: MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4121
Leadership - Level 6
Major theories and research findings in leadership. Application of theories and concepts to develop critical thinking and leadership skills. The dynamics of leadership. Topics include motivating and influencing people; power, politics and negotiation; teambuilding; managing conflict, leading decision groups; transformational, strategic leadership and change.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4122
Organizational Development and Change - Level 6
Theories, principles and practices of organizational development and planned change. The organizational development process and overcoming resistance to change. Intervention process and the effective implementation of change strategies.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4128
Corporate Social Responsibility - Level 6
(Same as IB 4128)
Total systems approach to integrating the issues of the workplace, human rights, the community, the environment and the marketplace into core business strategies. Examination of economic, environmental and social issues necessary for long-term and sustainable business success.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4129
The Decision Making Process: A Qualitative Approach - Level 6
Rational decision making, in a multi disciplinary context and in an uncertain, complex environment. The role of decision making in management. Foundations of managerial and strategic decision making. Interdisciplinary aspects of managerial decision making. Implementing strategic decisions. Gap analysis and the use of scenarios.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4131
Strategic Human Resource Management - Level 6
Strategic management of people to enhance the organization&apos;s effectiveness. Human resource management principles, strategies, processes and practices such as planning, recruitment and selection, training and development, performance management, rewarding and maintaining an effective workforce.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4136
Labor Relations - Level 6
Study of the development of the labor movement and the structure of organized groups. Analysis of labor union and employer association activities including: contract negotiations, contract administration, and dispute resolution through mediation and arbitration. Labor-management relations in non-unionized settings.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4145
Total Quality Management - Level 6
The role of quality as a system for establishing global competitive position. The impact of tools and integration of customer, human resources and management issues. Topics include the role of management, cost of quality, methods to keep the product and process excellent, the excellence models, the ISO 9000 standards, and the philosophies and ideas of the leading thinkers in quality management.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4151
Managing Reward Systems - Level 6
Compensation principles and strategy to achieve organizational effectiveness through job evaluation methods, salary surveys, creation of the wage structure, performance management, and the administration of compensation and benefits programs.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4156
Enterprise Growth - Level 6
Models of enterprise growth and systems for managing the growing venture within organizations. Barriers to enterprise growth. Analysis and evaluation of growth opportunities, growth strategies, and the role of innovation inside organizations.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4157
Project Management - Level 6
(Same as CS/ITC/LM 4157)
Project management as an interdisciplinary and cross-functional activity in an organization. Emphasis on the relationship of projects to the management of change and to the approaches and roles required to achieve successful project implementation.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4168
Cross Cultural Management In Shipping - Level 6
Cross cultural management principles and the impact of national cultures on management practice, with special emphasis on the shipping industry. Managerial perspective of cross cultural interaction, communication, conflict resolution, leadership and teamwork of culturally diverse crew and maritime human resources. Emphasis on the culture and structure of the multicultural crew, working teams, organizations and international assignments in shipping.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4169
Shipbroking and Chartering - Level 6
Dry-bulk and tanker chartering; sale and purchase of ships in theory and in practice. Charter party negotiations, contract documentation and post fixture operational administration.
Prerequisites: MG 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4188
Digital Marketing for Entrepreneurship - Level 6
(Same as MK 4188)
The role of digital marketing in entrepreneurial success; how entrepreneurs can take advantage of digital platforms (internet, social media, mobile) to advance their business to investors and customers.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4242
Supply Chain Management - Level 6
(same as LM 4242)
Design and management of complex supply chain systems. A systems approach to the management of the activities involved in physically moving raw materials, in-process and finished-goods inventories from point of origin to point of use or consumption. Supply chain management and emerging information technologies.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 MA 2118 or MA 2021
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4246
Management Science - Level 6
(same as LM 4246)
Quantitative techniques used to provide insight into business decisions. Topics include linear programming, sensitivity analysis, networks, decision analysis, waiting lines, Markov analysis and simulation.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 MA 2118 or MA 2021
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4247
Management of Services - Level 6
Issues in designing, marketing and performing services in a wide variety of service operations, principally in the private sector. Recognition of the considerable interface between operations, marketing and human resources. Topics include developing a strategic service vision, customer value equation, building profit chain capability, reengineering the service organization, the service profit chain. Leadership and auditing for success.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034 MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4255
Entrepreneurship Theory - Level 6
Theoretical analysis of entrepreneurship, utilizing a multidisciplinary approach to examine enterprise creation and the entrepreneur. Emphasis on economic, sociological, psychological, geographical and political theories of entrepreneurship.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 or MG 3034 MG 3133
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4266
Public Relations - Level 6
(Same as MK 4266)
Principles, practices, and theories of public relations. Methodology of identifying problem areas, public issues, target publics. Campaign planning and implementation as part of integrated marketing communications. Corporate image, public opinion, crisis management, risk communication theories and practice. Use of writing tools, staged events and news conferences to create publicity.
MG/MK 4266 is the only course that meets the concentration requirement for Management or Marketing. Students will receive general education elective credits for CN 2303 provided they have not received credit for MG/MK 4266.
Prerequisites: MG 2003 MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4267
Innovation and Technology Management in International Business - Level 6
See IB 4267.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4270
Maritime Human Resource Management - Level 6
Managing maritime human resources for the sustainable competitive advantage of shipping companies. Characteristics of the seagoing and shore-based workforce. Special emphasis in analyzing the importance of a unified and coherent maritime human resource management system.
Prerequisites: MG 2010 MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4292
Shipping And Marine Insurance Law And Practice - Level 6
Legal aspects of national and international shipping. Legal structure of shipping companies, shipping contracts, legal aspects of ship finance, national, EU and International regulatory framework of shipping, marine insurance, collisions, pilotage, towage, salvage, general average, marine pollution, limitation of liability of the ship-owner.
Prerequisites: BU 2002 MG 2010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4316
Maritime Financial Management Level 6
(same as FN 4316)<br> The shipping finance market. Models of ship (asset) valuation. Sources of ship financing. Debt/equity structure decisions of a shipping company.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 EC 1000 FN 2127 or FN 3005
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4343
Operations Management - Level 6
(Same as LM 4343)
Key elements of operations management as they apply to the production of goods and services offered by manufacturing or service organizations. Topics include nature and context of operations management, product design and process selection design of facilities and jobs, managing the supply chain, and revising the system.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 or equivalent MA 2118 or MA 2021 MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4415
Strategic Management - Level 6
The strategic planning process. How firms gain a sustainable competitive advantage from a general management viewpoint, with the role of top manager as strategist for the total enterprise. Ethical and socially responsible decision making. Strategic planning tools and techniques. Integration of knowledge and skills gained from previous business and business-related studies.<br> Students may not receive credit for both MG 4415 and MG 4740 Business Strategy.
Prerequisites: AF 2006 EC 1000 FN 2127 or FN 3005 MG 2003 or MG 3034
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4535
Seminar In Human Resource Management - Level 6
Students conduct qualitative or quantitative research on a topic in organizational behaviour and human resource management, such as strategic human resource management, employee engagement, talent management and retention and employee well-being and innovativeness. Field research principally includes interviews with managers and/or employees.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MG 4548
Operations Strategy - Level 6
The use of manufacturing, operations, and technology as competitive weapons. Competing through superior quality and productivity. Managing a system of manufacturing plans and operations sites. Planning and executing operations strategies over time.
Prerequisites: MA 1009 or equivalent MA 2118 or MA 2021 MG 2003 or MG 3034 MG 4145 MG 4343
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4740
Business Strategy - Level 6
Capstone course that synthesizes knowledge from prior business administration courses, with emphasis on the role of the manager as coordinator and strategist in managing the firm as a total unit. Insight into the organization?s mission, values, ethical and social responsibilities, environments, strengths and weaknesses, competitors, and international competitiveness. Strategy formulation, implementation and evaluation.
Students must have at least 90 earned US credits before taking this course
Prerequisites: AF 2006 FN 3005 MA 1001 or MA 1009 MA 2118 or MA 2021 MG 2003 or MG 3034 MG 4343 MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MG 4880
Seminar in Shipping Management - Level 6
Qualitative or quantitative research into a topic in shipping management. Special and unique aspects of the shipping companies operating in the global shipping industry, organizational systems of the shipping firm, strategic decisions concerning the fleet, trade, cargo, labour and other aspects of ship&apos;s operation and management. Field research principally includes interviews with managers and/or maritime professionals in Greece.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MK 2030
Fundamentals of Marketing - Level 4
This course provides an understanding of basic marketing concepts, as they are used in different profit and not-for-profit organizations. Marketing mix, segmentation, targeting, positioning, principles of consumer behavior, marketing research.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 3131
Building Marketing Value Proposition - Level 5
Formulation and implementation of marketing strategy through commonly used marketing management tools.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 3135
Marketing Communications - Level 5
Marketing communications and their role within the overall marketing mix. The communication process, marketing communication mix, target audiences, creative and media strategy, integration of marketing communication activities etc.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 3159
Consumer Behaviour - Level 5
Processes used by consumers to select, purchase, and use products and services, factors affecting consumer behavior, and the implications for developing marketing strategies.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 3251
Advertising - Level 6
Principles of advertising, including strategy development, media and creative. Development of an advertising plan and execution of creative through the use of advertising and sales promotion.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 (previously MK 2050) MK 3159
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4090
Internship in Marketing
Experiential learning in companies related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval by the Department Head / Program Coordinator / Internship Administrator (as appropriate) is required.
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4104
Digital & Social Media Marketing - Level 6
Study of marketing on the Internet; how marketers can take advantage of the opportunities made possible by digital platforms such as websites, search (paid and organic), mobile and social media.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4141
Retailing and Supply Chain Management Level 6
Major concepts of retail management. Issues of retail marketing communication, store formats and atmospherics, merchandising, store experience and engagement, customer service and after sales support concepts and techniques related to the effective design, planning, control and improvement of the retail supply chain.
Prerequisites: MK 2050
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4153
Sales Management - Level 6
Sales force management, the professional selling processes, the relationship between sales and marketing, account and territory management, sales strategies and customer relationship management in different contexts.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4155
Business Marketing - Level 6
Challenges and opportunities that marketers confront when they serve the needs of business organizations (manufacturers, resellers, government agencies and institutions). Comparison with the consumer household market and an analysis of the marketing strategy for business markets.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4156
Retailing and Supply Chain Management - Level 6
Major concepts of retail management. Issues of retail marketing communication, store formats and atmospherics, merchandising, store experience and engagement, customer service and after sales support concepts and techniques related to the effective design, planning, control and improvement of the retail supply chain.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4157
International Marketing - Level 6
(Same as IB 4157)
Application of marketing principles to world markets in a variety of cultural, legal and economic environments. Practices of international trade.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4161
Direct Marketing and CRM - Level 6
Examination of the concepts, strategies, and applications involved in direct marketing. Topics include the scope of direct marketing, planning and launching direct marketing programs, measuring response, and evaluating performance.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4162
Marketing of Services - Level 6
Topics related to the marketing of services delivered to the educational, banking, finance, entertainment, consulting, health, tourism industries and more. The distinctive nature of marketing in service contexts and its impact on service marketing strategy formulation.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4188
Digital Marketing for Entrepreneurship - Level 6
See MG 4188.
Prerequisites: MK 2030
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4247
Advanced Marketing Management & Metrics Level 6
Marketing decisions and appropriate metrics to measure the effectiveness of different marketing activities.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 MK3131
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4266
Public Relations - Level 6
See MG 4266.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4345
Promotions and Digital Activation - Level 6
Techniques, strategies and applications involved in promotion through traditional and digital channels. The scope of promotion targeted towards consumers and trade, planning and managing promotional programs, measuring results and performance.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 MK 3131 MK 3135
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4358
Marketing Research - Level 6
Marketing research as a tool for decision- making and problem-solving in marketing. The research process. Research design and methodology, design sample, data collection, analysis and interpretation of data in specific marketing applications.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 MA 2021 or MA 2010 and MA 3111 BU 3233
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4465
Media Planning For Marketing Communications Campaigns - Level 6
Advanced level of modern advertising strategy and practices. Impact of advertising on consumers. Analysis of media planning, selection and evaluation.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 MK 3131 MK 3135 MK 3159
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4468
Integrated Marketing Communication Campaigns - Level 6
Integration of all promotional methods including advertising, sales promotion, personal selling, public relations, direct marketing, etc to develop a complete marketing communications program. Promotional theory and tools to synthesize promotional programs for greater marketing effectiveness.
Prerequisites: MK 2030 MK 3131 MK 3135 MK 3159
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MK 4860
Integrated Marketing Topics and Strategies -Level 6
Development of corporate marketing strategies and plans. Interaction of marketing strategy with key functions across the organization in developing and executing successful business strategies.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1000
LE Listening to Music
This course aims to develop student&apos;s musical knowledge and listening skills through the examination of musical genres and diverse examples of musical practice in varied social, cultural, and historical contexts. Students will learn about the ethical qualities attributed to music over time and what music might mean in varied contexts and through extra-musical association.<br><em>MU 1000 ON is not available to students on US Federal Financial Aid</em>.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1003
History Of Jazz & Blues Music
History of the jazz and blues music idioms in 20th century American music. Examine works and learn about the contributions of selected artists to the development of jazz music.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1007
History of Pop and Rock Music
A history of pop and rock music idioms in American popular music from 1950 to the present.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1011
Piano Lab I
Introduction to the keyboard and the fundamentals of reading music at the piano. Students develop elementary keyboard techniques through group instruction and individual practice. Does not satisfy the humanities requirement.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MU 1032
Musical Theatre Performance Skills
Introduction to vocal/singing skills, movement/dance styles and acting/ characterization principles which are integrated and developed for Musical Theatre performance.
Does not satisfy the humanities requirement.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/4/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1033
Introduction to Musical Theatre: An American Art Form
A survey and analysis of the history and development of musical theater focusing on the most significant American musicals, their creators and performing artists.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1038
Music Around the World
The study of the music in representative cultures outside the Western European tradition through the approach of music as art and its relationship to culture and society.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1039
LE Experiencing Music
Students will learn about and gain practical experience of the music of diverse cultures through collaborative group music making activities. They will develop musical understanding and fundamental skills in reading and music notation and performing as a member of a group. Students will attend cultural events and plan and engage in activities that serve the community.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MU 1044
Jazz and Popular Music Ensemble
This course aims to develop group performance skills though the exploration of jazz and popular musical styles. Students develop practical musical skills, improvisation techniques, and collaborative performance approaches.
This course is offered over a period of two semesters (long and thin). At the end of the first semester, a student will receive the midterm mark and an incomplete. The final mark will be given upon the completion of the course after the second semester.
Prerequisites: Previous instrumental or vocal experience
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1051
Applied Music I - Music Forum Performance Lab
Individual instrumental/vocal lessons. Instruction in technical development, musicianship, performance etiquette, repertoire selection, musical interpretation and stylistic considerations. Students attend a weekly Music Forum Performance Lab and perform on a regular basis. Previous instrumental training required. (See ABRSM Grade 5 as a reference for minimum entry level repertoire and achievement)
Does not satisfy the humanities requirement.
Prerequisites: Audition: contact Music Department Head
UK Credits:
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1075
Music Fundamentals: How Music Works
This course acquaints students with how music works through a practical study of the fundamentals of music theory at the keyboard. Students will learn to read music notation and play basic musical ideas at the keyboard. Through the examination of the materials of music, students will also learn about the natural properties of sound, the music of diverse cultures and the ethical qualities attributed to music over time. No previous knowledge of music is required. This course is taught in a piano lab.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 1152
Applied Music II - Music Forum Performance Lab
Individual instrumental/vocal lessons. Instruction in technical development, musicianship, performance etiquette, repertoire selection, musical interpretation and stylistic considerations. Students attend a weekly Music Forum Performance Lab and perform on a regular basis. Previous instrumental training required.
Does not satisfy the humanities requirement.
Prerequisites: MU 1051
UK Credits:
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2014
Theory and Musicianship I - Level 4
Students will be introduced to the fundamental concepts of music theory and its relationship to musical practice. The focus will be on the study of rhythmic, melodic and basic harmonic structures in Western classical and popular music, and the ability to recognize them aurally and through the study of a written score. Students will develop foundational musical competencies and rudimentary keyboard skills.
Prerequisites: Placement examination and by permission. Students should have previous knowledge of music notation
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2030
Film Music - Level 4
Students will study the evolution of film music as a major art form of the twentieth- and twenty-first century and examine the stylistic, structural, aesthetic and technical issues of film scoring in relation to various historical periods, socio-economic contexts and technological developments. Selected film scores from the silent era and the golden age of Hollywood to the present time will be studied, aiming to enhance critical understanding and appreciation of the art of film music and its relationship to film image.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2049
Recording Studio Techniques I - Level 4
A comprehensive introduction to the tools and techniques found in a modern recording studio. Extensive practical work based around making well-managed high quality recordings using a range of studio tools (microphones, mixers etc.) will be complemented by an exploration of the underlying theoretical issues in acoustics and sound engineering, and the manner in which these tools and techniques can be extended to live sound engineering.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2053
Applied Music III and Music Forum Performance Lab - Level 4
The course offers individual instrumental/vocal instruction, developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills. In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable presentation experience at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned, but not limited to ABRSM Grade 7. More advanced repertoire is encouraged and may be selected from other sources.
Prerequisites: Previous training and an audition: contact the Music Department Head
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2124
Researching and Writing about Music - Level 4
An introduction to the research skills and resources used to support academic work in music, closely integrated with an exploration of the many ways in which music can be discussed and written about.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2125
History of Western Music I - Antiquity through the Baroque - Level 4
The course is a survey of Western music from Antiquity, Middle Ages, and Renaissance through the Baroque period. Students will examine sources and representative works, illustrating the development of notation, forms, style, instrumental and vocal genres, and fundamental performance issues within historical, social, and cultural contexts.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2134
History of Western Music II - 1750 through the 20th Century - Level 4
This course is a survey of Western music from the Pre-Classical, Classical, Romantic periods through the Twentieth Century. Students will examine representative works which illustrate the development of instrumental and vocal forms, styles and performance issues within historical, social, and cultural contexts.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2135
Cultural Perspectives on Music - Level 4
Introduction to the study of the complex relationships between and its cultural, social and political contexts, exploring a wide range of musical repertoire encompassing western traditions of popular music, art music, jazz and non-western musics.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2150
Improvisation Techniques Ι - Level 4
Instrumentalists and singers will develop practical skills in music improvisation and learn fundamental theoretical concepts in order to create coherent improvised solos. Through the development of improvisation techniques, students will cultivate their creativity in ensemble and solo performances.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 or by permission
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2154
Applied Music IV and Music Forum Performance Lab - Level 4
The course offers individual instrumental/vocal instruction, developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills. In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable presentation experience at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned, but not limited to ABRSM Grade 7. More advanced repertoire is encouraged and may be selected from other sources.
Prerequisites: MU 2053
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 2159
Theory And Musicianship II - Level 4
In this course students will further engage in the study of music theory and its relationship to musical practice. The main focus will be on tonal harmonic structures in Western classical and popular music, including diatonic and simple chromatic progressions, seventh chords, secondary dominants, non-chord tones, simple modulations, principles of melodic composition, species counterpoint, and an introduction to instrumentation. Students will further develop foundational musical competencies in listening, score reading, interaction with lead-sheets, harmonic analysis, elementary composition, and keyboard skills.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 or placement examination
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3041
Filmscore and Soundtrack - Level 5
Students will engage in the study of the aesthetic and technical practices of film music and sound through theoretical and practical approaches. The focus will be on the interaction between soundtrack and image track, on the level of form, rhythm, style and emotion, as well as on the creative processes of film scoring. The study of selected film scores illustrating the development of film scoring art will be combined with original practical work in the environment of a lab.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3061
Music Theatre Workshop I - Level 5
The course offers students training in singing, acting, dancing and performance techniques drawing from musical theatre and opera literature. The coordination of dialogue, singing, choreography and staging is developed.
Prerequisites: Previous Musical Experience: By permission
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3062
Music Performance Workshop I - Level 5
This workshop is focused on the development of practical solo and collaborative performance skills as well as creative and critical skills involved in rehearsing and preparing for a successful performance. Students perform, collaborate and critically listen to each other as they participate in various performance projects; cultivating artistic and critical skills of awareness, perception, sensitivity, reasoning, judgement and communication. Any musical style or repertoire can be brought to the workshop, including original compositions and arrangements. Applied music exam repertoire may not be duplicated in the workshop examination.
Prerequisites: Previous experience is essential: Non-music performance majors can take this course by permission only
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3119
Making Music with Computers - Level 5
Students will make use of computer technology to create and manipulate musical material, ranging from MIDI through to digital audio. The course is based on extensive practical work allowing students to develop key technological and creative skills and understanding.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3163
Recording Studio Techniques II - Level 5
(Same as CN 3163)
The course builds upon Recording Studio Techniques I course, developing skills and understanding across a wider range of studio and live situations and an understanding of more complex studio practices. The course will also focus on helping students develop the ability to effectively undertake self-directed individual project work in the studio.
Prerequisites: MU 2049
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3164
Sound Design - Level 5
An exploration of sound design as applied to film and television (foley sound), computer games, theatre and installations in cultural spaces (museums and galleries). The course engages with the theoretical background for work in the field before combining this with extensive practical work that allows students to establish key skills and creative practical experience.
Prerequisites: CS 1070
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3215
Theory And Musicianship III - Level 5
Students will engage in the study of advanced music theory and its relationship to musical practice. The main focus will be on harmonic structures in Western classical and jazz music, including jazz harmonic theory and practice, extended and altered chords, chord substitutions, modal, non-functional and free chromatic harmony, introductory arranging, as well as various harmonic and contrapuntal devices of the 20th century. Students will develop musical competencies in listening, score reading, further interaction with lead-sheets, rhythm training, harmonic analysis, elementary jazz composition, and basic jazz keyboard skills.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3255
Applied Music V and Music Forum Performance Lab - Level 5
The course offers further individual instrumental/vocal instruction, developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills. In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable presentation experience at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned, but not limited to ABRSM Grade 8. More advanced repertoire is encouraged and may be selected from other sources.
Prerequisites: MU 2053 MU 2154
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3274
Improvisation Techniques II - Level 5
The class will focus on the development of advanced skills in music improvisation. Students will learn how to improvise coherently in various music styles and will be encouraged to cultivate creativity and the development of a personal voice.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2150 or by permission
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3329
Theory And Musicianship IV - Level 5
Students will explore and practice a selected number of key theory issues and musicianship skills that emerged in the light of the new musical ideas of the twentieth century. The main focus will be on understanding the music theory aspects of key movements in twentieth century music, combining this with their practical exploration through keyboard skills, aural exercises and short pastiche compositions.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159 MU 3215
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3336
Beethoven in Context - Level 5
Students will examine Ludwig van Beethoven&apos;s life and music in the context of his times. They will study a range of sources including; selected recordings, scores, portraits, letters, contemporary accounts, biographies, documentaries and films. The composer&apos;s image and legacy as well as the reception of key works will be explored.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 MU 2014 or the ability to read music
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3337
Issues in Performance - Level 5
The course explores topics, ideas and issues in the performance of music, drawing from a variety of periods, places, and sources. Students will engage in critical listening, score reading, examining, analysing and evaluating a range of musical sources.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 MU 2014 or the ability to read music
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 3356
Applied Music VI and Music Forum Performance Lab - Level 5
The course offers further individual instrumental/vocal instruction, developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills. In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable presentation experience at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned, but not limited to ABRSM Grade 8. More advanced repertoire is encouraged and may be selected from other sources.
Prerequisites: MU 2053 MU 2154 MU 3225
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4008
Music Performance Workshop II - Level 6
This workshop is focused on furthering the development of practical solo and collaborative performance skills as well as creative and critical skills involved in rehearsing and preparing for a successful performance. Students perform, collaborate and critically listen to each other as they participate in various performance projects; cultivating artistic and critical skills of awareness, perception, sensitivity, reasoning, judgement and communication. Any musical style or repertoire can be brought to the workshop, including original compositions and arrangements. Applied music exam repertoire may not be duplicated in the workshop examination.
Prerequisites: Previous experience is essential: Non-music performance majors can take this course by permission only
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4031
Studies In Modern Greek Music - Level 6
In this course students will study the evolution of Greek music in the twentieth century, with focus on major musical movements and trends in historical and social context. Associations with the stylistic foundations of the Greek musical tradition, exploration of representative works of leading Greek composers and critical examination of musical forms, styles, performance practices and instrumentation through listening and score reading. Students will further engage in special topics of modern Greek music through individual research work and creative or performing activities.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4040
Modernism - Level 6
In this course students will develop an understanding of the stylistic diversity that emerged in the revolutionary time of Modernism, at the beginning of the 20th century, and will explore the incorporation of the &apos;new&apos; into the traditional continuum in music and other forms of cultural expression. The heterogeneous reactions that resulted to a plurality of musical and aesthetic construction will be captured through selected works and scores and will be discussed in relation to independent texts, literature and visual arts of the time.
Prerequisites: The ability to read music notation
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4043
Experimental Sound Art - Level 6
In this course students will explore the key ideas and artistic practices found within the field of experimental sound art. They will establish an understanding of the evolution of sound art and its context within the wider arts, while at the same time gaining a technical foundation in working artistically with sound. Considerable attention will be given to practical activities, where students will engage with the creation of sound art works in order to develop their practical skills and their ability to realize personal creative concepts in the domain of sound.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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MU 4065
Ensemble - Level 6
This is a directed study course that aims to develop advanced ensemble performance skills though intensive independent work. Students will develop collaborative performance approaches and apply practical musical skills essential to working in groups. The course is for advanced student groups interested in preparing classical chamber music repertoire or jazz/popular music. The student organized group will be assigned an appropriate instructor according to the ensemble&apos;s musical style.<br><i>This course is offered over a period of two semesters (long and thin). At the end of the first semester students will receive the midterm mark and an incomplete. The final mark will be given upon the completion of the course after the second semester.</i>
Prerequisites: Previous experience required: by permission only
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4066
Music In The Community - Level 6
Community Music is a relatively new and expanding field with music studies. It covers the myriad different ways in which musicians have become involved in the design and delivery of music-based programs within cultural, state and community organizations, facilitating creative and engaging music making for a huge range of purposes. Students will explore and develop the practical skills commonly needed in the field, linking them to an understanding of the conceptual ideas that support such practice.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4167
Music Theatre Workshop II - Level 6
The course enables students to develop and integrate music theatre performance techniques drawing from a wide range of musical genres. The interpretation and projection of character through music, movement and dramatic techniques are developed.
Prerequisites: Previous musical experience: by permission
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1.5/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4368
Selected Topics In Art Song And Opera - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a selected topic in vocal genres. The topic of the seminar will be chosen by the instructor and will bring to focus selected musical issues.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159 MU 3215
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4369
Selected Topics In Composition, Song Writing And Arranging - Level 6
Students explore creative musical techniques and practice through the focused study of works and approaches in musical composition or song writing and arranging. Students develop fluency in creating and arranging original musical material through an examination of a variety of musical forms and techniques combined with extensive creative work culminating in a final folio of musical pieces. The topic of the seminar will be chosen by the instructor.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159 MU 3215
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4370
Selected Topics In Jazz And Popular Music - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a selected topic in jazz or popular music. The topic of the seminar will be chosen by the instructor and will bring to focus selected musical issues.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159 MU 3215
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4371
Selected Topics In Symphonic Music - Level 6
In-depth investigation of a topic in symphonic forms. The topic of the seminar will be chosen by the instructor and will bring to focus selected musical issues.
Prerequisites: MU 2014 MU 2159 MU 3215
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4457
Applied Music VII and Music Forum Performance Lab - Level 6
The course offers advanced individual instrumental/vocal instruction, further developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills. In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable experience performing regularly at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned to DipABRSM. This course prepares students for their final capstone recital, therefore it is understood that repertoire selections may also be included in the capstone recital. The performance of Concertos is optional but if performed they must be memorized, otherwise memorization is recommended for solo piano/vocal works written before 1900.
Prerequisites: MU 2053 MU 2154 MU 3255 MU 3356
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4558
Capstone In Applied Music VIII And Music Forum Performance - Level 6
This capstone course offers advanced individual instrumental/vocal instruction, developing musical understanding, creativity and a range of technical and interpretive skills leading to the presentation of a complete recital (45-60 minutes duration). In addition to weekly lessons, students gain valuable experience performing regularly at the Music Forum Performance Lab. The minimum standard of proficiency as reflected in repertoire selections is aligned to DipABRSM. Repertoire selections performed at Applied VII may also be included in the capstone recital.
The performance of Concertos is optional but if performed they must be memorized, otherwise memorization is recommended for solo piano/vocal works written before 1900.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 1/2/3
Syllabus: Download
MU 4648
Music Capstone - Level 6
In this course students will undertake an extended piece of individual project work that engages with a musical issue of their own choosing, ranging across the whole scope of music studies from musicology through to creative composition. This project will act as a showcase for their studies on the music program. The course is designed around structured tutorial support that aims to further develop in students the skills of planning, implementation, evaluation and critical reflection as applied to a project in progress.
This course is offered over a period of two semesters (long and thin). At the end of the first semester, a student will receive the midterm mark and an incomplete. The final mark will be given upon the completion of the course after the second semester.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
OC 1000
Oceanography: Physics and Geology of the Ocean Basins
Principles of oceanography with emphasis on geological and physical processes: history of oceanography as a modern scientific field, the formation of the Earth and the solar system, ocean floor topography, continental drifting, plate tectonics, sediments, atmospheric processes, ocean currents, waves and tides.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
Syllabus: Download
OC 1001
Life in the Oceans
Principles of chemical and biological oceanography with emphasis on chemical and biological processes, the properties and origin of water and salts, major constituents, dissolved gases and nutrients, the carbon dioxide system, coastal processes, the biological productivity of the oceans, ecology, distribution and classification of marine organisms, ocean resources and ocean pollution.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
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PE 1001
Swimming
The six basic techniques of swimming – free style, back stroke, elementary backstroke, breast stroke, side stroke and butterfly along with entries, turns, and underwater swimming will be taught. Elements of water safety will be introduced
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1003
Tennis
Introduction and refinement of basic stroke techniques. Gain an awareness of strategies and court positioning.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1004
Nutrition
Principles of nutrition and the importance of nutrition in promoting growth and health. A sample of nutritional issues to be covered include: obesity, vegetarianism, sports nutrition as well as the needs of special groups.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 2/0/2
Syllabus: Download
PE 1006
Power Pilates
A course that combines Pilates and Aerobics. Pilates as a workout that strengthens muscles, improves posture, balance and flexibility. Aerobics conditions the cardiovascular system. These two types of exercise are combined to work together toward a goal of overall fitness/health.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1008
Water Fitness
A water exercise program aimed at improving several fitness components and help in the prevention and care of injuries.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1010
First Aid and CPR
Knowledge and skills for CPR and FIRST AID taught. Included are CPR for adults, infants, and children and first aid for wounds, shock, burns, muscle, bone and joint injuries and for sudden illness. Emphasis will be on safety education for prevention, as well as follow-up care after injuries and illness.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 2/0/1
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PE 1014
Intercollegiate Athletics
Participation in one of the college’s intercollegiate sports teams. Sportsmanship and teamwork both on and off the field.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1016
Team Sports
This course is a combination of four team sporting activities; soccer, basketball, volleyball, and water-polo. It is designed to provide the novice through the elite athlete a broader outlook and appreciation of different sports. Instruction includes: game rules, techniques, strategies, nuances, and injury prevention. Emphasis on sportsmanship as a player, spectator, and fan which carries over into fair play in all aspects of life.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1017
Individual Sports
This class is a combination of five individual sporting activities; tennis, table tennis, running, swimming, badminton. It is designed to provide the novice through the elite athlete a broader outlook and appreciation of different individual sports. Instruction includes: sport rules, techniques, strategies, nuances, and injury prevention. Emphasis on sportsmanship as a player, spectator, and fan which carries over into fair play in all aspects of life.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PE 1018
Fitness Alternatives
A combination of seven fitness activities (Power Pilates, Strength Training, Walking & Jogging, Power Lifting, Water Fitness, Yoga, and Latin Dance) designed for the novice through elite athlete with instruction on proper techniques, personal assessment, program design, motivation, precautions, contraindications, and injury prevention and treatment. This is one of three classes designed to give students an opportunity to experience some of the opportunities in fitness & sports available at the college.
Graded on a P/F basis.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 0/2/1
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PH 1000
LE Introduction to Philosophy - Level 4
Overview of major philosophical figures and schools of thought. Discussion of the most influential philosophical answers to &apos;big&apos; questions about reality, ourselves and our place in it. Examination of the relation of philosophy to other disciplines and its role in daily life.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 1001
Practical Reasoning - Level 4
Introduction to reasoning with an emphasis on critical thinking. Training in the application of practical decision-making in various domains, such as politics, law, management, science,media and everyday life issues.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 2003
Internet and Philosophy - Level 4
Systematic and informative philosophical examination of the new virtual reality of cyberspace, followed by an essential evaluation of our lives within it, on issues of technology, personal identity, ethics, science and aesthetics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 2014
LE Aesthetics - Level 4
The main issues in the philosophy of art and aesthetic appreciation. Overview of theories based on key concepts such as representation, form, artistic expression and creativity, aesthetic experience. Contemporary discussion of the definition and criticismof art, traditional and new arts, artistic institutions and cultural politics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 2016
Philosophy and Cinema - Level 4
Examination of how philosophy deals with film issues and the experience of films. Issues discussed range from cinema as an art form to film fiction and our emotional responses and from the paradox of horror to cinematic reality and documentaries.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 2020
Greek Philosophy - Level 4
At the birth of philosophy, the Presocratic thinkers form our conception of nature, knowledge and man. Examination of their influence on science and philosophy. Comparative study of the views of Socrates and those of the Sophists. Thematic review of ancient Greek thought from Plato’s early dialogues, to Neoplatonism.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 3005
LE Business Ethics - Level 5
Introduction to major theories and basic moral problems in the domain of business. The use of reasoning in moral assessment of business practices. Application of moral theories to specific cases of corporate conduct ranging from the individual to society in general, in the local and the international context.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3009
Evolution And Revolution - Level 5
Four thinkers whose theories of conflict and change played a decisive role in the iformation of contemporary culture, science and art. Comparative study and critical assessment of their theories and influence: Darwin&apos;s natural selection, Marx&apos;s historicalmaterialism, Freud&apos;s theory of the unconscious, Nietzsche&apos;s will to power.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3010
LE Ethics - Level 5
Introduction to the basic problems and theories of moral philosophy. The use of reasoning in moral assessment of actions and persons. Emphasis on the connection between theory and practice by application of theories to issues that matter.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3011
Introduction to Logic - Level 5
Learning how to think correctly. Study of the logical form of language, with emphasis on reconstructing arguments, and recognizing fallacies. Introduction to the use of symbolic propositional logic, which underlies computer design and programming.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3022
Social and Political Philosophy - Level 5
A systematic introduction to major issues in social and political thought: the origin and nature of political authority, individual freedom and the limits of state intervention, content and ground of individual rights. Emphasis on original texts in the modern Western tradition.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3023
American Philosophy - Level 5
At the end of the nineteenth century the theory of Pragmatism emerges and puts American philosophy on the map. Examination of its major representatives such as Pierce, James and Dewey. Discussion of contemporary trends in American philosophy as presented in Quine and Rorty. Understanding the factors that shape the Americanmind and culture.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3026
Existentialism - Level 5
Late nineteenth to twentieth-centurymovement with an emphasis on the concept of existence as presented in its major representatives such as Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Sartre. Comparative study of literary and philosophical sources: Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Kafka, Camus and others.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3027
Rationalism and Empiricism - Level 5
The earlier part of the formative period of modern Western philosophy (seventeenth and eighteenth centuries) studied through the works of Descartes, Locke, Spinoza, Leibniz, Berkeley, Hume, and others.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 3118
Theory of Knowledge - Level 5
Systematic and analytic approach to the major issues in the theory of knowledge. Emphasis on the most recent discussions in contemporary epistemology, including justification, skepticism, externalism, rationality, epistemic virtues, Bayesian theories and theories of truth.
Prerequisites: PH 1000 or PH 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4028
Kant and German Idealism - Level 6
The later part of modern Western philosophy (eighteenth and nineteenth centuries) studied through the works of Rousseau, Kant, Fichte, Schelling, Hegel, and others. Their work extends between Enlightenment and Romanticism and its study is necessary for understanding the ideas behind the emergence of contemporary science, culture, and society.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4031
Phenomenology: Husserl and Heidegger - Level 6
Comprehensive introduction to the basic ideas of phenomenology, the major philosophical current of continental philosophy, as presented in the writings of Husserl and Heidegger. Emphasis on their reexamination of metaphysics, experience and knowledge, and on their novel understanding of human presence in the world.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4032
Postmodern Philosophy: Foucault and Derrida - Level 6
A thorough introduction to the philosophical core of the thought of Michel Foucault and Jacques Derrida, arguably the most distinctive philosophical voices in the second half of the twentieth century. Discussion of their influence on contemporary philosophical discourse, literary criticism, architectural design, humanities and the arts, under the title of postmodernity.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4113
Philosophy of Science - Level 6
A systematic introduction to twentieth-century philosophy of science focusing on issues in the methodology of the natural and social sciences: verification, falsification, confirmation, theoretical term, theories, laws, explanation, scientific change and progress, realismand antirealism.
Prerequisites: PH 1000 or PH 3011
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4121
Plato and Aristotle - Level 6
Critical and comparative analyses of their philosophical positions about issues such as the nature of reality, the sources of knowledge, the purpose of human life, the ideal polity, and the function of art. Understanding of their divergence in views, philosophical style, andmethodology. A close examination of selected texts.
Prerequisites: PH 1000 or PH 2020
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4130
Philosophy of Language - Level 6
Introduction to the philosophy of language and contemporary analytic philosophy. Overview of major theories held by Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein, Austin, Quine, Kripke, and others. Thorough discussion of basic concepts such as meaning, reference, truth, metaphor, and translation.
Prerequisites: PH 1000 or PH 3011
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 4135
Philosophy of History - Level 6
Introduction to the philosophical foundations of the study of the historical dimension of human action. Overview of major theories and critical discussion of concepts such as time, change and continuity, determinism and chance, progress and decline, ethnocentrism and globalism.
Prerequisites: 1 philosophy course
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PH 4141
Philosophy of Mind - Level 6
A systematic approach to the study of mind, mental or psychological functions and the mind-body relation in view of recent scientific advances in the fields of information technology, cognitive science, and evolutionary genetics. Discussion of the philosophical implications for changing views of human nature.
Prerequisites: 1 philosophy course
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PH 4450
Seminar in Selected Texts - Level 6
In depth analysis of a classical philosophical text. Systematic and critical study of its key concepts and arguments. Appreciation of its historical context and contemporary significance. Special emphasis on the development of skills required for the analysis and presentation of a philosophical position.
Prerequisites: PH 1000 or PH 1001 PH 3118 Any two Level 5 courses in Philosophy
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 2000
LE Political Organization - Level 4
The framework of political action. Separation of powers. Sovereignty and the rule of law. Parliamentary sovereignty and judicial review. Law enactment and law enforcement. Executives and administrators. Technocracy and politics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 2001
LE Political Behavior - Level 4
Culture and institutionalized forms of political action. Social movements and revolutions. Parties and pressure groups. Electoral behavior. Leadership. Public opinion.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 2004
LE Diplomacy - Level 4
A critical survey of world diplomacy, from the time of Cardinal Richelieu to American exceptionalism, with emphasis on the twentieth century and contemporary diplomacy.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 2008
Beyond State and Nation - Level 4
The evolution of the International Society in the vortex of states and nations: the main theories and the international organizations (United Nations Organization, European Union, Non Governmental Organizations).
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PO 3010
Political Theory I: Plato to Locke - Level 5
Major political writings, systems, and ideas from Plato to Locke and the seventeenth century, including such topics as the nature of political community, government and law, sovereignty and power.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 3011
Political Theory II: Hume to Rawls - Level 5
English and Continental political theory from the eighteenth to the twentieth century; the challenge of the rise of capitalism and the industrial revolution and the formation of modern liberal states.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 3031
International Relations - Level 5
The international system of states. Nature and limitations of international law. Factors affecting prestige and power. Balance of power and balance of fear. War and diplomacy. Cultural relations in historical perspective.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PO 4025
Terrorism And Political Violence - Level 6
This course is designed to introduce the primary ideas and problems associated with the study of terrorism and political violence. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the causes of various forms of violence and hatred, how they spread, and how we may combat them with social, political and economic policies.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 1000
LE Psychology as a Natural Science - Level 4
Overview of psychology as a natural science. Foundations and contemporary perspectives in psychology, research methods and ethical principles, biological foundations of behaviour, perceptual and sensory systems, states of consciousness, learning and memory, thought and language processes, motivation and emotion.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 1001
LE Psychology as a Social Science - Level 4
Overview of the field of psychology as a social science with emphasis on: theoretical perspectives and research methods, life-span development, mental abilities, personality theory and assessment, stress and coping, psychological disorders and treatment, social behaviour.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 2010
History of Psychology - Level 4
This course reviews the advancement of psychological thought, inquiry and practice, by engaging students with the historical development of contemporary paradigms. Ever-increasing specialization in the field can make it challenging to discern the common roots from which the field of psychology has evolved. The course examines the &apos;shared past&apos;, which will provide a context for understanding the intellectual history of psychology and how it developed into the discipline we know today.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 2047
Analysis of Behavioral Data - Level 4
A comprehensive coverage of fundamental aspects in probability and statistics. Analysis of behavioral data with graphs, descriptive and inferential statistics. Interpretation of research findings from graphs, parametric and non-parametric tests. The use of SPSS statistical software constitutes an integral part of teaching and learning. Laboratory sessions complement the lectures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/3/4
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PS 2207
Developmental Psychology: The Preschool Years - Level 4
Theoretical approaches and methodological issues, biocultural foundations of development, prenatal development and birth, physical, cognitive and socioemotional development in infancy and early childhood. ?mphasis on ecological and contextual perspective on development and on the practical implications of developmental science.
Prerequisites: PS 1000 PS 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 2236
Human Learning and Memory - Level 4
This course is an empirical and theoretical examination of the processes of learning and memory. For learning the focus is on habituation, classical and operant conditioning and behaviorist approaches. Although, most of the research findings come from animal experiments, the relevance of these findings and concepts to understanding human behavior are discussed. For memory the focus is primarily on human memory. Students are introduced to the empirical and theoretical examination of the process of memory, regarding the mechanisms of acquiring, storing and retrieving information.
Prerequisites: PS 1000 PS 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 2257
Diversity and Social Interaction - Level 4
This course studies the Psychology of Diversity and social interaction in contemporary times. A comprehensive coverage of basic theories and current research on Diversity is presented, explaining how and why a broad range of social differences influence attitudes, behavior, experiences and social interactions. The origins and forms of stereotypes and prejudice are examined, implications of stigma and social inequalities are discussed, in addition to addressing a variety of preventative and interventions strategies at the individual and societal level.
Prerequisites: PS1001 Any 1000 or 2000 level module from Sociology or Anthropology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 2260
Psychologists as Researchers - Level 4
The course aims to introduce students to psychological research by reviewing samples of key studies in the discipline, becoming familiar to research conducted within the Psychology Department and gaining experiential knowledge acting as human participants. Students will be encourage to evaluate psychological claims in everyday life against research evidence, and address the practical and ethical aspects of the research activity.
Prerequisites: PS 1000 PS 1001
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/0/2
Syllabus: Download
PS 3008
Developmental Psychology: Childhood and Adolescence - Level 5
Integrated presentation of theory and research, focusing on normal, physical, cognitive, social and personality development from the age of six through adolescence.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 3012
Theories of Personality - Level 5
Historical and theoretical examination of the concept of personality. Scientific conceptualization of human behaviour and critical evaluation and comparison of personality theories, with respect to comprehensiveness, empirical validity and applied value. Applications of principles of personality development to contemporary society.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 3018
Research Methods in Psychology - Level 5
Systematic presentation and evaluation of research methods, designs and tools in psychological science. A variety of research methods for data collection, (observation, interview, and experiment) as well as qualitative (interpretative phenomenological analysis, grounded theory) and quantitative data analysis (descriptive and inferential) are covered. Logic of scientific thinking, ethical dimension and dilemmas of research process, use of computerized database searches and statistical program for data analysis, writing research reports. Laboratory sessions complement the lectures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/3/4
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PS 3026
Social Psychology - Level 5
Systematic analysis and evaluation of theoretical constructs, principles and research in relation to the social psychological nature and causes of behavior. Theoretical explanations and research findings are discussed within the context of the social world.. Topics include an introduction to the history of social Psychology, social perception-including impression formation and attribution theories, attitude formation, and persuasion, group processes-including group performance and group decision making, leadership theories conformity, compliance and obedience.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 3032
Testing and Assessment - Level 5
Comprehensive knowledge of the theory and practice of psychological testing and assessment. Statistical analysis and in-depth understanding of the psychometric properties of tests. Evaluation of achievement, intelligence, cognitive, neuropsychological and personality tests. Application of testing and assessment in various applied settings. Laboratory practice sessions complements the lectures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
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PS 3130
Biopsychology - Level 5
An introduction to the nature and role of the biological processes that underlie our thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Topics covered will include function of the nervous system, neuroanatomy, sensory visual system and the physiological basis of learning, memory, language, sleep and dreaming, emotion and stress.
Prerequisites: BI 1000
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 3134
Experimental Cognitive Psychology - Level 5
This course introduces students to experimental methodology, advanced statistical analysis, interpretation and presentation of data, writing of experimental reports. In addition students go through the research process following ethical principles of research. Laboratory sessions complement the lectures.
Prerequisites: PS 3018
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/3/4
Syllabus: Download
PS 3437
Perception - Level 5
An introduction to sensory systems and perceptual processes. Discussion of the anatomy and physiology of the sense organs, emphasizing the relationship between the physical stimulus and the neural response that it elicits.
Prerequisites: PS 1000 PS 1001 PS 2047 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 4152
Schools of Psychotherapy - Level 6
Examination of contemporary psychotherapies. Basic and advanced principles and techniques in psychoanalytic/psychodynamic, humanistic, existential, behavioral, cognitive, rational-emotive, group, and family therapies. Critical evaluation of current therapy process and outcome research and on the process and effectiveness of psychotherapy.
Prerequisites: PS 3012
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4154
Introduction to Counseling Psychology - Level 6
This course is designed to provide the student with an overview of the field of counselling psychology. The course utilizes a scientist/practitioner approach to familiarize students with the assumptions, theories, strategies, applications, and ethical and legal considerations related to counselling psychology. This course is not designed to teach students how to conduct psychotherapy.
Prerequisites: PS 3012
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4213
Psychology of Language - Level 6
This course will provide an introduction to Psycholignuistics. It will cover a broad range of topics from this constantly growing applied field, including the origin and biological foundations of language, as well as the different components of language (morphology, phonology, syntax and semantics). Processes involved in-sentence comprehension language production and new approaches to the study of language disorders will also be covered.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4219
Health Psychology - Level 6
This module offers a critical understanding of the role of behaviour in health and illness utilizing both quantitative and qualitative research findings. Current issues in health promotion and illness prevention, with emphasis on an integrated holistic approach. Stress and physical illness, hospitalisation, doctor-patient relationship, biopsychosocial aspects of pain, chronic illness, death and dying.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4221
Educational Psychology - Level 6
Application of psychological and educational methods and principles to the behavior of teachers and students in school settings. Student characteristics, learning and motivation, teaching methods and practices, and assessment.
Prerequisites: PS 3008 PS 3018 or PS 3032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4223
Stress and Coping - Level 6
Integrative approach to the scientific study of the causes, symptoms and consequences of stress. Theoretical and practical concepts to the study of stress are examined, with an outlook to stress management techniques. Success and failing of coping mechanisms are referred to. Adjustments in the areas of interpersonal relationships, school and college life and in the workplace are examined.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4224
Industrial/Organizational Psychology - Level 6
A systematic analysis of the science of people at work: Topics include, but not exclusively, jobs requirement, selection and assessment, and the overall interface between the organization and its people. Personnel selection, evaluation and, training methods are assessed, whilst the roles of Job Satisfaction, Motivation at work and Productivity in changing economic times are explored. Working conditions & job design factors are evaluated in the context of the psychological work contract and the Long Work Hours Culture. Organizational behavior and stress management issues covered.
Prerequisites: PS 3026 PS 3018 or PS 3032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4239
Cognition - Level 6
This course provides an in-depth exploration of human cognition, focusing on both classic and current issues. The study of cognition relies heavily on experimental research designed to test models and theories of cognitive processes. Topics to be covered include attention, perception, multiple memory systems, encoding and retrieval processes, the role of knowledge, language, problem-solving and reasoning.
Prerequisites: PS 3018 PS 3134
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4244
Psychology of Addiction - Level 6
The course aims at providing a model for understanding the psychological and biological aspects of addiction and addictive behaviours. It covers, the neurobiological mechanisms associated with consciousness altering substances, the social, cultural and psychological perspectives on addictive behaviours. Students will be familiarized with diagnostic criteria for alcohol and substance use disorders utilizing the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual Fifth Addition (DSM-5) as well as to more continuum models of assessing addictions, The course focuses also on other non substance related forms of addiction, like gambling, sex addiction, internet addiction and the addictive features of feeding and eating disorders Other factors that may contribute to the development of addictive behaviours, like personality traits or family characteristics, are also examined.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 4249
Forensic Psychology - Level 6
A systematic examination of the applications of psychology to legal issues including criminal profiling, insanity defence, competency to stand trial, commitment to and release from mental institutions, jury selection, eyewitness testimony, expert witness testimony as well as child custody disputes.
Prerequisites: PS 3018 PS 3032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4251
Abnormal Psychology - Level 6
Theories of and research in the study of psychopathological development. A scientist-practitioner approach to the study of a variety of psychological disorders, including anxiety, affective and personality disorders. Assessment and treatment approaches.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4343
Childhood and Adolescence Psychopathology - Level 6
Comprehensive and critical evaluation of theories and research on the etiology of different types of psychopathology in infancy, childhood, and adolescence. Applications of psychometric tests and assessment, and evidence-based treatment and prevention programs.
Prerequisites: PS 3008 BI 1000 PS 3130
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4363
Social Cognition - Level 6
Integration of two major fields of psychology, social and cognitive psychology. Critical analysis of theories, methods and practical applications centered on how people think about themselves and make sense of their social environment. Emphasis on the cognitive processes as well as on the shared and interactive nature of people&apos;s perceptions and experiences in contemporary, everyday contexts.
Prerequisites: PS 3026 PS 3018 PS 3134
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
Syllabus: Download
PS 4365
Hot Topics in Human Neuropsychology - Level 6
Neuropsychology is a field of study that endeavors to define the relationship between brain processes and aspects of human psychological functioning. Historically, the main source of data in neuropsychology has been the study of behavior after brain damage or the presence of neurodegenerative disorder. The power of a neuropsychological approach is revealed not only into the difficulties experienced by people with brain damage, but into psychological disorders as diverse as learning disabilities, depression, schizophrenia, and personality disorders.
Prerequisites: BI 1000 PS 3130 PS 3032
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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PS 4461
Final Year Project I - Level 6
A comprehensive coverage of the procedure required for the development of a thorough research proposal. Components of this procedure are the following: (a) identification of the research problem; (b) literature review and background to the research problem; (c) objectives of the research project; (d) research design; (e) significance of the research; (f) feasibility of the research; (g) ethics.
Prerequisites: PS 3018 PS 3134 Plus any two Level 6 courses in Psychology
UK Credits: 10
US Credits : 2/0/2
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PS 4535
Final Year Project II - Level 6
This course offers graduating psychology students the opportunity to conduct an extended piece of empirical research in an area and topic of their interest. Students select an original project topic involving literature research and extensive reading, planning, conducting, data analysis and producing a written research report to publication standards.
Prerequisites: PS 3018 PS 3134 PS 4461 Plus any two from the following: PS 3008 PS 3012 PS 3026 PS 3032
UK Credits: 20
US Credits : 3/3/4
Syllabus: Download
PY 1000
LE Introduction to Physics I
Fundamental principles, including matter in motion, energy and momentum, solids and fluids, thermal physics and heat.
PY 1000 BL is not available to students on US Federal Financial Aid.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
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PY 1005
LE Introduction to Modern Physics
Fundamental concepts and principles of modern physics are presented in a comprehensive way together with everyday life implications. Nuclear energy, Einstein&apos;s theories, space travel, Schrödinger's cat and black holes will reveal their secrets over a scientific journey with the laws of nature as companions.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SC 1000
Science and Everyday Life
An introduction to natural sciences with emphasis on fundamental scientific principles and their applications in everyday life. The course discusses Newton?s laws of motion, energy and the laws of thermodynamics, the nature of the atom and the chemical bond, nuclear science, the origins of the Universe, properties of stars and planets as well as environmental issues.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/1.5/4
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SC 1007
LE An Introduction To Earth And Space Science
(same as ES 1007)<br> An introduction to earth and planetary science; a study of earth systems and their interactions as driving forces for the earth&apos;s evolution. The structure and composition of the earth systems, the formation of the solar system, stars and galaxies are discussed.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 2001
Introduction to Sport Management - Level 4
Introduction to sport management; definition and history of sport, the social and cultural dimension of sport, the sport industry including sport media and sports events, the main functions of sport management and legal and ethical issues in sport; professional, amateur and community sports.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 2015
Introduction To Sport Psychology
Introduction to the basic concepts of sport psychology theory and practice. Psychology of the athlete at the individual level, including motivation, goal-setting, peak performance, self-confidence, anxiety regulation, and at the team level, including group processes, leadership styles and effective communication.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 3002
Sports Marketing - Level 5
Marketing concepts and processes, and their relationship to the sports industry; key marketing decision areas in product/service /brand development, pricing, distribution and promotion as they relate to sports marketing.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 3003
Olympic Games and Sports Mega Events - Level 5
Planning, development, and operational aspects of sports mega events. Concepts of personnel issues, event and facility management, marketing, promotion, leadership, budgeting, fundraising, ethics, as well as the sociological, economic, and political significance of bids for, and the hosting of, sports mega events. Olympic Games, their historical development and their evolution to modern Olympics.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 3004
Social Issues in Sports – Level 5
The wider social dimensions of sport; personal and social benefits associated with sport development and participation; challenges, and concomitant management and policy implications, of issues such as violence and social exclusion.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 3005
Sports Operations And Facilities Management - Level 5
Planning, development, and maintenance of sport and leisure facilities, including latest trends in international sports facilities and operations, and respective managerial aspects.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 4009
Internship in Sport Management - Level 6
Work-based experiential learning for sports management in sports clubs, sports facilities, or other organizations related to the industry. Students gain on-the-job experience and training as they learn to apply knowledge gained throughout the programme to real life professional situations.
Prerequisites: Normally the student will have completed 70 credits before embarking on this module. Formal approval of the Department Head/Program Coordinator and the Internship Administrator is required
UK Credits: 30
US Credits : 0/0/6
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SM 4107
Sport Governance, Policy and Legal Issues - Level 6
Sport-specific governance principles applicable in national and international contexts. The role of public policy in establishing regulatory frameworks of relevance to the sports movement; the development of sport according to imperatives such as transparency, accountability, ethical values, public confidence, and respect for the environment.
Prerequisites: SM 3004
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 4108
Sports Promotion And Social Media - Level 6
Theories and methods in the broad field of sport communication; sports consumer and business markets; sports sponsorship and partnership; marketing in traditional (offline) and digital (web marketing, social media and mobile applications) modes to create integrated communication plans.
Prerequisites: SM 3002 or MK 2030 or MK 2050
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 4115
Sport Event Management
Analysis of the sports events sector with emphasis on the planning, organization, management and legacy of medium- and small-scale community, local and regional sports events, and on their interrelationship with tourism and hospitality infrastructure.
Prerequisites: SM 3005
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 4206
Research Issues in Sport Management - Level 6
Contemporary topics in sports; issues of commercialization, professionalization and globalization of sport. Tools and methodologies to conduct qualitative field research in sports.
Prerequisites: SM 3002 SM 3004
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SM 4710
Strategy and Strategic Issues in Sport Management - Level 6
Integration of key concepts and theories in business administration and sports management; strategic management; application to the context of sports with emphasis on professional sport organizations
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SMX 2015
Introduction to Sports Psychology
Introduction to the basic concepts of sport psychology theory and practice. Psychology of the athlete at the individual level, including motivation, goal-setting, peak performance, self-confidence, anxiety regulation, and at the team level, including group processes, leadership styles and effective communication.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SN 1000
Spanish I
Beginning Spanish. Introduction to Spanish language and aspects of Spanish and Latin American culture. Four basic language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are developed in order to acquire a general ability to communicate in a number of the most familiar situations of everyday life and to understand main points of simple conversations and texts needed in a Spanish-speaking environment. (A1)
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SN 1101
Spanish II
Four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are reinforced and expanded in order to gain a more effective command of the language and to interact with greater confidence in a wider range of everyday familiar situations. Aspects of Spanish and Latin American culture. (A2)
Prerequisites: SN 1000 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SN 2202
Spanish III
The four language skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) are further developed to handle the language with a certain degree of confidence and independence using a wider range of vocabulary in every day, social, working and academic context. Issues of culture, history and daily life in Spain and Latin America. (B1)
Prerequisites: SN 1000 SN 1101 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SN 3310
Spain and Latin America Today
Aspects of Spanish and Latin American culture, geography, history, social evolution, literature and the arts; reading and discussion in Spanish. (B1)
Prerequisites: SN 1000 SN 1101 SN 2202 or equivalent
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 1000
LE Introduction to Sociology - Level 4
Sociology as a social science. Presentation of theoretical and methodological foundations and discussion of various topics including social structure, culture, socialization, group relations, deviance and various forms of inequality.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 1001
LE Sociology of Modern Life - Level 4
Discussion of various social institutions dominating life in any society, such as economy, political organization, family, religion, education. Presentation of social change in its different forms, both locally and globally.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 2004
Social Inequality - Level 4
Causes and consequences of social inequality, including theoretical background, social classes, and social mobility, illustrated through various substantive cases.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 2020
Family and Gender Roles - Level 4
The family as a social institution: functions and kinship structures. The rise of the modern family. Gender roles, socialization and identity. Courtship, love, marriage, childbearing, parenting. Family diversity: class, race, ethnicity. Family realities: (house) work, power, patriarchy. Family-related problems. Divorce and alternative lifestyles. Theories of the family.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 2030
Social Problems - Level 4
Poverty, racism, drugs, unemployment, homelessness, family violence, mental illness, anti–social behavior, terrorism and collective violence. Why are these problems social? How are they given meaning and what are the implications of such meaning? What are their social causes? Conflicts between sociological perspectives. What are the implications of social problems for social policy?
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 2047
Analysis of Behavioral Data - Level 4
A comprehensive coverage of fundamental aspects in probability and statistics. Analysis of behavioral data with graphs, descriptive and inferential statistics. Interpretation of research findings from graphs, parametric and non-parametric tests. The use of SPSS statistical software constitutes an integral part of teaching and learning. Laboratory sessions complement the lectures.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/1/3
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SO 3002
LE Environment and Society - Level 5
(Same as ES 3002)
The study of the interactions between the physical environment, social organization and social behavior. Focus on both local and global dimensions of social behaviors and their environmental impact.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3007
LE Health and Society - Level 5
Medical Sociology and contrasting Ideas about Health and Social Behavior. Epidemiological Measures and Complexity of Modern Ills. Health in relation to Age, Gender, Race, Socio-economic status, Social Stress, Health and Illness Behavior as well as Healing Options in American Society. The Sick Role, Doctor-Patient Interaction, the role of Physicians, Nurses, Midwives. The Development of Hospitals, their organization and the rising cost of Health Care Delivery. Health Care Delivery in the USA, the First world and Formerly Socialist Countries as well as in other countries.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3009
Tourism and Leisure in Modern Society - Level 5
Tourism as activity and as a global industry analyzed from a social science perspective. The role of culture in the development of hospitality, leisure and travel in modern society. The socio-cultural impacts of tourism and the boundaries of hospitality.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3015
Sociology of Globalization - Level 5
An exploration into the globalization of social life. We interrogate the very concept of globalisation. Is it a system or a process? When did it begin? What does it mean to look at it sociologically, historically, politically, economically? What is meant by terms such as "globalism" and "globality"? We analyze the flows of information, ideas, commodities and people that move rapidly around the globe as a result of new types of communication networks. We follow the path(s) to "alternative globalization" through the global justice and environmental movements.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3024
Corruption and Anti-Corruption - Level 5
(same as JS 3024)
History, concepts and definitions of corruption cross culturally; social causes of corruption and consequences; types of corruption; national and international efforts against corruption; ethics and controversial issues; civil society involvement; cases and best practices.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3035
Migration and the Global Age - Level 5
Migration flows in the 21st century. The impact of major trends like globalization and transnationalism. Emphasis on assimilation/integration and multiculturalism, inclusion and exclusion, ethnic and racial minorities, citizenship, migrant associations and networks, gender and labor. Migration in Greece, the EU, the US. Use of recent research and theory by Portes, Gans, Levitt, Cohen, Castles, Morawska, Vertovec, etc.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3037
Sociology of Deviance - Level 5
The nature and etiology of deviance. Social control and crime. Theories of deviance: functionalism, interactionism, conflict theories, control theories, feminism, post-structuralism. White-Collar crime, stigma, deviant subcultures. Socially derived forms of mental illness, alcohol and drug use, sexual orientation and practices, war crimes etc.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3038
Criminology
(Same as JS 3038)<br> General introduction to the study of crime and criminology. Nature of crime and theories of crime causation. Extent of crime and measurement issues. Types of crimes: violent crimes, crimes against property, hi-tech crimes, crimes against public order, white-collar and corporate crimes, international crimes. Society&apos;s reaction to crime. Criminology and public policy. activity.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3112
Contemporary Cinema and Society - Level 5
Analysis of major aspects of society as reflected in the contemporary cinema. Social inequality, revolution, war, racism, exclusion of the physically disabled, alienation and gender are discussed within the context of cinematic dramaturgy. Films screened are selected from the work of Bergman, Bertolucci, Bresson, Coppola, Fassbinder, Klimov amongst others.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 OR SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3119
Consumer Society - Level 5
Consumer society as an expression of material culture in the post-modern globalized world. Emphasis on collective trends (fashion), conspicuous consumption (luxury), lifestyles (identity), class, and gender divisions, places (shopping malls), etc. The pathology of consumption: alienation, objectification, pseudo-individualism, and the romantic search for the "new". Theoretical views by Marx, Simmel, Benjamin, Bourdieu, Ritzer, Baudrillard, Campbell, Slater, Miller and others.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3125
Media and Society in the 21st Century - Level 5
The media in the global age: From television (i.e. news, media events, reality shows) to the internet (i.e. facebook, Wikipedia, blogs). Emphasis on popular culture, (un)reality constructions, audiences, celebrity industry, media power, the rise of a global public sphere. Media criticism, from mass society theories and the Frankfurt School to Postman, Baudrillard, and others to recent theorizing on new media and convergence culture.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3260
Classical Sociological Theory - Level 5
Origin and development of sociology through the intellectual traditions of the Enlightenment and Counter-Enlightenment. Primary emphasis on Comte, Spencer, Marx, Weber, Durkheim and Simmel. Examination of intellectual trends and social processes during the formative years of the discipline.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3411
Quantitative Methods in Sociology - Level 5
Overview of social research methods. Focus on the various research designs, ethical considerations, data collection, measurement and analysis of quantitative information.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 SO 2047 plus two additional courses in Sociology above the 1000 level
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 3416
Qualitative Research Methods in Sociology - Level 5
Introduction to qualitative methods in social sciences and humanities. Designing strategies, data collection techniques, interpretation, analysis and ethical considerations in empirical research. Emphasis on ethnography, participant observation, interviewing, case studies, narratives, life history, content and documentary analysis, etc.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001 SO 2047 plus 2 additional sociology above the 1000 level
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4106
Urban Sociology - Level 6
A sociological and historical examination of the process of urbanization. Comparative analysis of city development around the world. Examination of the city as a location and as a community of people through the application of different explanatory models.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4110
Sociology of Population - Level 6
The dynamics of population within the societal context. Examination of population growth, finite resources, mortality, fertility, and migration and their connection with economy and culture.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4117
Sociology of Work - Level 6
Work and its transformation in modern society. Paid and unpaid work, the professions, Fordism and its effects, working conditions, unemployment. Globalization and changes of work.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4126
Suffering and Evil In Society - Level 6
Suffering and evil in sociology&apos;s classical founders (Marx on alienation, Durkheim on anomie, Weber on theodicy). Contemporary perspectives on suffering (Bourdieu, Alexander, Bauman, Baudrillard). Sites of suffering: the factory, the prison, concentration camps. Causes of suffering: poverty and famine, racism, terrorism, war. Anthropological and social classifications of good and evil. Visual sociology on suffering and evil: paintings, photography, film, TV.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4142
Film Studies: Cinema as Medium and Institution - Level 6
Film as a modern cultural form. Sociological analysis of the history, trends and conditions of cinema developments since its beginnings. Exercises in film interpretation. The role of film as industry and means for political and social transformation. Theories of film: Kracauer, Bazin, Metz, Tarkovsky.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4143
Sociology of Science and Technology - Level 6
Epistemological presuppositions of scientific knowledge. Science as a social institution. Interaction between science and technology. Scientific knowledge and social context. Relationship of science and technology to industry. The social stratification of science. Science and religion. Ethical dimensions of scientific and technological innovation and application. The problem of scientific authority and technocracy. Dissemination of science and technology to the public. Emphasis on the Strong Programme. Theories of science: Bourdieu, Merton, Fleck, Habermas, Latour, Nelkin.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4213
Collective Behavior and Social Movements - Level 6
This course will provide a critical introduction to the most important theories that explain the emergence and decline of various forms of collective behavior, such as crowds, rumors, panics, fads, hysterias, social movements and protest participation. Why do people protest? Does protest matter to the political system? What are the issues that mobilize groups to protest, and why do social movements decline? In addition to theories, concepts and perspectives, the course explores the political-cultural impact of movements locally and globally.
Prerequisites: Any two Sociology courses
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4223
Gender, Media and Society - Level 6
Gender and media in contemporary societies. Representation of men and women on television, magazines, and advertisements. Fashion industry and consumer discourses. Constructions of femininity and masculinity. Gender socialization and stereotypes. Gender identity and body culture.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001 plus one additional course in Sociology above the 1000 level
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4231
Religion and Society - Level 6
Religion as a social phenomenon: group cohesion, institutional structures, and organizational parameters. Religion in comparative perspective. Types of religious organizations and new religious movements. Patterns of conversion and religious commitment, modernity and secularization, religious fundamentalism religion and globalization. Theoretical schemes from the classics (Marx, Durkheim, and Weber) to contemporary scholars like Berger, Wilson, Beckford, Stark and Bainbridge, Bruce, etc.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001 Plus any additional course in Sociology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4318
Modern Greek Society and Culture - Level 6
This course focuses on the relations between civil society and the state since the Greek War of Independence. Issues of national and cultural identity are examined. Emphasis will be placed on traditional aspects of the Greek political culture, such as parties, patronage, clientelism and populism, and we will trace changes brought about by Greece&apos;s membership in the European Union. In this context, we will examine facets of modernization and development. Aspects of democracy, the economy and the welfare state will be explored in the light of the current crisis.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 or SO 1001 Plus 2 additional courses in Sociology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4461
Contemporary Sociological Theory - Level 6
The development of sociological theory in Europe and the United States since the 1920s. Critical examination of Parsons? structural–functionalism, Merton?s "middle–range" theory, Goffman?s dramaturgical analysis, and Garfinkel?s work in ethnomethodology. Modern feminist theory, critical theory and postmodernism as contemporary theoretical orientations. Additional perspectives by Elias, Luhmann, Bauman. Emphasis on the action–structure problem in the thought of Giddens, Habermas and Bourdieu.
Prerequisites: SO 1000 SO 3260 plus 2 additional courses in sociology
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SO 4690
Senior Thesis Seminar - Level 6
Capstone course which integrates key theoretical and methodological traditions in order to offer the advanced sociology student a range of choices of important questions and ways to answer them. Techniques for answering the research questions are selected on the basis of the research question. The course offers practical experience towards the designing and carrying out of a research project, presented in the form of a dissertation.
UK Credits: 15
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SP 2206
Interpersonal Communication
(Same as CN 2206)
A practical approach to interpersonal communication that analyzes its underlying concepts leading to the acquisition of communications skills necessary in social and professional life.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SP 2300
Presentation Skills
Modern communication theory, rhetoric and principles of speech writing. Development, organization, and delivery of informative and persuasive presentations. Training in verbal and non-verbal skills.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 WP 1212
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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SP 2305
Oral Interpretation
Development of interpretive skills in response to the written word. Interpretation and performance of narrative prose and poetry; reader&apos;s Theater.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111 SP 2300
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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WP 1010
Introduction to Academic Writing
Introduction to reading, writing, and thinking skills central to academic discourse. Emphasis on summarizing and critically responding to non-fiction texts. Frequent informal writing exercises in addition to formal revised writing assignments.
Prerequisites:
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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WP 1111
Integrated Academic Writing and Ethics
Practice and expansion of academic writing skills acquired in WP 1010, including summarizing, analyzing, comparing, and synthesizing material from multiple sources. Exposure to lectures and readings on ethical issues as well as a variety of texts such as fiction, non-fiction, visual, and web-based. Frequent informal writing exercises in addition to formal revised writing assignments. Sections may vary in theme.
Prerequisites: WP 1010
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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WP 1212
Academic Writing and Research
Advancement of writing skills developed in WP 1010 and WP 1111. Introduction of analytical skills central to academic research writing. Exploration of the research process and discussion of documentation styles. Exposure to disciplinary writing from various academic fields. Frequent informal writing assignments in addition to formal revised research essays of varying lengths and complexity. Sections vary in theme. This class will only be taught during semesters and Summer Term to ensure students have time to understand and practice research-writing skills.
WP 1212 BL is not available to students on US Federal Financial Aid.
Prerequisites: WP 1010 WP 1111
UK Credits:
US Credits : 3/0/3
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