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Module choices

You can three or four modules per semester. Please check with your home university for confirmation of how many modules you need to take while you are here. After you are accepted to the programme and the modules for the year have been finalised, you will receive a link to an online Module Choice Form.

We will check your preferred modules for timetable clashes and allocate them to you before you arrive. You will receive your timetable when you arrive at St Mary’s. You can add or change modules during the first two weeks of the semester.

If you require more detailed information on the syllabi, please contact the Study Abroad team who should be able to help you.

Please note: this list is not yet complete. We will be adding more modules over the coming weeks so please check back soon. Due to changes in the teaching delivery following COVID-19, some of these modules may be withdrawn last minute. Please bear this in mind.

Applied Physics

  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics APH5001 (level five)
  • Electromagnetism Electronics, Metrology and Standards APH5002 (level five)
  • Mathematical Methods 3: Special and General Relativity APH6001 (level six)
  • Solid State Physics: Low Temperature Physics APH6002 (level six)

Business Management

  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Being a Marketing Manager MGT5029 (level five)
  • International Human Resource Management MGT5017 (level five)
  • International Management MGT5018 (level five)
  • Leadership in Organisations MGT5026 (level five)
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship MGT5016 (level five)
  • Project Management and Practitioner Skills for Managers MGT5020 (level five)
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility MGT6018 (level six)
  • Digital Business MGT6029 (level six)
  • Financing and Marketing the Small Business Venture MGT6020 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing MGT6032 (level six)
  • International Entrepreneurship Project MGT6021 (level six)
  • Management of Organisational Change MGT6022 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Global Business MGT6015 (level six)

(International) Business Management

  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Being a Marketing Manager MGT5029 (level five)
  • International Management MGT5018 (level five)
  • International Human Resource Management MGT5017 (level five)
  • Leadership in Organisations MGT5026 (level five)
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship MGT5016 (level five)
  • Project Management and Practitioner Skills for Managers MGT5020 (level five)
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility MGT6018 (level six)
  • Financing and Marketing the Small Business Venture MGT6020 (level six)
  • International Entrepreneurship Project MGT6021 (level six)
  • Digital Business MGT6029 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing MGT6032 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Global Business MGT6015 (level six)

Business Management and Enterprise

  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)

Business Management and Entrepreneurship

  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Being a Marketing Manager MGT5029 (level five)
  • International Management MGT5018 (level five)
  • International Human Resource Management MGT5017 (level five)
  • Leadership in Organisations MGT5026 (level five)
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship MGT5016 (level five)
  • Project Management and Practitioner Skills for Managers MGT5020 (level five)
  • Digital Business MGT6029 (level six)
  • Financing and Marketing the Small Business Venture MGT6020 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing MGT6032 (level six)
  • International Entrepreneurship Project MGT6021 (level six)
  • Management of Organisational Change MGT6022 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Global Business MGT6015 (level six)

Business Management and Ethics

  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)

Business Management and Finance

  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Being a Marketing Manager MGT5029 (level five)
  • International Management MGT5018 (level five)
  • Leadership in Organisations MGT5026 (level five)
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship MGT5016 (level five)
  • Project Management and Practitioner Skills for Managers MGT5020 (level five)
  • Contemporary Issues in Global Business MGT6015 (level six)
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility MGT6018 (level six)
  • Digital Business MGT6029 (level six)
  • Financing and Marketing the Small Business Venture MGT6020 (level six)
  • International Entrepreneurship Project MGT6021 (level six)
  • Management of Organisational Change MGT6022 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing MGT6032 (level six)

Business Management and Marketing

  • Contemporary Marketing Practice MGT4009 (level four)
  • Introduction to Management Theory MGT4010 (level four)
  • Organisational Behaviour MGT4011 (level four)
  • Fundamentals of Accounting MGT5014 (level five)
  • International Management MGT5018 (level five)
  • Leadership in Organisations MGT5026 (level five)
  • Strategic Marketing Management MGT6016 (level six)
  • Contemporary Issues in Marketing MGT6032 (level six)
  • Ethics in Communications and Marketing COM6001 (level six)

Communications and Marketing

  • Principles and Practices of Communications COM4001 (level four)
  • The Media Industries COM4002 (level four)
  • Entrepreneurship and Professionalism COM5002 (level five)
  • Behavioural Economics COM5001 (level five)
  • Popular Culture and Business COM5003 (level five)
  • Political Communication COM6003 (level six)

Creative and Professional Writing

  • Writing Adaptations CPW5001 (level five)
  • Writing Lyrics and Poetry CPW5004 (level five)
  • Journalism 1: News Writing CPW5012 (level five)
  • Creative Non-Fiction CPW6004 (level six)
  • Journalism 2: Reviews and Features CPW6013 (level six)
  • Writing Poetry CPW6011 (level six)

Creative Media

  • Design and Creative Thinking CRM4001 (level four)
  • Presentation and Perception CRM4002 (level four)

English

  • Practical Criticism ENG4005 (level four)
  • Foundations of Literary Study: Tragedy ENG4025 (level four)
  • Writing the Renaissance ENG5001 (level five)
  • Eighteenth Century London: Writing the Metropolis 1700-1832 ENG5032 (level five)
  • Gothic Cultures 1760-1900 ENG5025 (level five)
  • Modernisms ENG6002 (level six)
  • Writing Conflict: Literature of the First World War ENG6023 (level six)
  • Special Study ENG6045 (level six)

Film and Screen Media/Film and Digital Production

  • Film, Style and Form SME4007 (level four)
  • Digital Cultures SME4008 (level four)
  • North American Cinema SME5020 (level five)
  • Screen Theory and Criticism SME5021 (level five)
  • Screenwriting 2 SME6042 (level six)
  • The Paradox of Horror SME6043 (level six)

History

  • Doing History HST4008 (level four)
  • Transatlantic Histories of Slavery HST4009 (level four)
  • War and Society HST4010 (level four)
  • Liberty or Death: The French Revolution HST5014 (level five)
  • Australia: Great Southern Land HST5015 (level five)
  • Race and Ethnicity in the US HST5016 (level five)
  • Popular Culture, Politics and History HST5017 (level five)
  • The Ottoman Empire HST6016 (level six)
  • Civil Rights in the US HST6022 (level six)
  • Renaissance Kingship HST6017 (level six)

Law

  • Sources of Law and Academic Legal Skills LAW4008 (level four)

Nutrition

  • Introduction to Nutrition 1 NUT4032 (level four)
  • Professional Skills for Nutritionists NUT4034 (level four)
  • Lifespan Nutrition NUT5035 (level five)
  • Nutritional Assessment NUT5032 (level five)
  • Nutritional Biochemistry NUT5036 (level five)
  • Clinical Nutrition NUT6034 (level six)
  • Sports Nutrition NUT6038 (level six)

Physical Education, Sport and Youth Development

  • Holistic Development of the Young Person 1 PSE4008 (level four)
  • Learning in Context PSE4009 (level four)
  • Introduction to Teaching and Coaching Games PSE4010 (level four)
  • Teaching and Coaching Games PSE5042 (level five)
  • Developing Creativity within Individual Activities PSE5043 (level five)
  • Advanced Contemporary Issues in PE and Sport PSE6045 (level six)

Politics and International Relations

  • What is Politics? POL4001 (level four)
  • Introduction to Political Economy POL4013 (level four)
  • British Politics POL4014 (level four)
  • EU Politics and Policy POL5002 (level five)
  • Theory, Practice and History of Diplomacy POL5003 (level five)

Psychology

  • Research Methods and Statistics I PSY4011 (level four)
  • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology PSY4013 (level four)
  • Qualitative Research Methods and Analysis PSY5010 (level five)
  • The Social Brain PSY5012 (level five)
  • Psychology of Education PSY6033 (level six)
  • Political Psychology PSY6034 (level six)
  • Psychology of Attention ()
  • Psychopathology and Deviant Behaviour PSY6042 (level six)

Sport Rehabilitation

  • Research Methods 1 SRE4010 (level four)
  • Clinical Human Anatomy SRE4011 (level four)
  • Exercise Physiology and Prescription SRE4013 (level four)
  • Rehabilitation 1 SRE5012 (level five)
  • Athlete Management 1 SRE5013 (level five)
  • Research Methods 2 SRE5014 (level five)
  • Clinical Placement 1 SRE5016 (level five)

Sport and Exercise Science

  • Introduction to Sport Psychology and Skill Acquisition COF4007 (level four)
  • Introduction to Research SPS4065 (level four)
  • Functional Anatomy SPS4062 (level four)
  • Fundamentals of Sport Psychology and Skill Acquisition SPS4063 (level four)
  • Applied Skill Acquisition COF5001 (level five)
  • Performance Analysis COF5007 (level five)
  • Physiology of Training SPS5011 (level five)
  • Skills Acquisition SPS5022 (level five)
  • Sports Biomechanics SPS5041 (level five)
  • Skills for the Researcher SHE7001 (level seven)
  • Statistics SHE7003 (level seven)

Sports Coaching Science

  • Understanding the Coaching Process COF4003 (level four)
  • Coaching Process SCS4061 (level four)
  • Skill Acquisition I SCS5022 (level five)
  • Notational Analysis SCS5043 (level five)
  • Business and Enterprise COF5006 (level five)
  • Applied Coaching Science I SCS6061 (level six)
  • Biomechanics and Skill Acquisition in Strength and Conditioning SAC7103 (level seven)
  • Physiology of Training SAC7104 (level seven)
  • Programme Design, Planning and Monitoring SAC7105 (level seven)
  • Topical Issues in Strength and Conditioning Science SAC7106 (level seven)
  • Practical Strengths in Strength and Conditioning SAC7108 (level seven)

Theology, Religion and Ethics

  • Foundations in Biblical Interpretation TRE4010 (level four)
  • Key Concepts in World Religions TRE4020 (level four)
  • God in Christ TRE5010 (level five)
  • Religion and Reason TRE5020 (level five)
  • Synoptic Gospels TRE5013 (level five)
  • Metaethics TRE6030 (level six)
  • Christian Spirituality TRE6014 (level six)
  • Theology and Culture TRE6010 (level six)

If you require more detailed information on the syllabi, please contact the Study Abroad team who should be able to help you.

Please note: this list is not yet complete. We will be adding more modules over the coming weeks so please check back soon. Due to changes in the teaching delivery following COVID-19, some of these modules may be withdrawn last minute. Please bear this in mind.

Applied Physics

  • Biomechanics and Medical Physics APH5007 (level five)
  • Solid State Physics APH5003 (level five)
  • Mathematical Methods 2: Advanced Computing and Statistical Mechanics APH5006 (level five)
  • Practical Physics: Instrumentation and Monitoring, Effects and Techniques APH5008 (level five)
  • Nanotechnology and Nanodevice Physics APH6003 (level six)
  • Medical Physics APH6004 (level six)
  • Space Physics APH6009 (level six)

Business Management

  • Contemporary Business Issues MGT4015 (level four)
  • Financial Decision Making MGT4012 (level four)
  • Human Resource Management MGT4013 (level four)
  • Research Methods in Business and Management MGT5021 (level five)

Business Management and Marketing

  • Ethics in Communications and Marketing COM6001 (level six)

English

  • Introduction to Critical Theory ENG4003 (level four)
  • Contemporary Fiction ENG4022 (level four)
  • Poetry in the Modern World ENG4023 (level four)
  • The Publishing Industry CPW5000 (level five)
  • Writing Genre Fiction CPW5002 (level five)
  • Romanticism: English Literature and its Background 1776-1832 ENG5002 (level five)
  • Narrative and Identity in the 19th Century Novel ENG5024 (level five)
  • The Irish Literary Revival on Page and Stage ENG5031 (level five)
  • Curating London ENG5030 (level five)
  • Portfolio CPW6000 (level six)
  • Extended Essay CPW6003 (level six)
  • Writing Children’s Fiction CPW6005 (level six)
  • Dissertation ENG6040 (level six)
  • New Voices: Twentieth-Century Literature ENG6041 (level six)
  • Literature and the Unconscious ENG6024 (level six)

Film and Screen Media

  • Film, Style and Form SME4007 (level four)
  • Media History SME4010 (level four)
  • Harry Potter and… SME4011 (level four)
  • Digital Production FSM4001 (level four)
  • British Film and TV FSM4009 (level four)
  • Cult Media and Identity SME5023 (level five)
  • Documentary and World Cinema SME5024 (level five)
  • Multimedia Production SME5025 (level five)
  • Screenwriting 1 SME5026 (level five)
  • Digital Filmmaking SME6040 (level six)
  • Dissertation SME6103 (level six)
  • Extended Essay SME6104 (level six)
  • The Paradox of Horror SME6043 (level six)
  • Disney and Animation SME6044 (level six)
  • The Beatles and the Counterculture SME6010 (level six)
  • Sound Design SME6045 (level six)
  • Science Fiction and Fantasy CRM6002 (level six)

History

  • The Mediterranean World HST4011 (level four)
  • Revolutions and Rebellions HST4012 (level four)
  • Art and Power HST4013 (level four)
  • Public Histories HST5013 (level five)
  • The Hundred Years’ War HST5018 (level five)
  • Making History Work HST5020 (level five)
  • The Sixties HST5022 (level five)
  • Dissertation HST6014 (level six)
  • Independent Study HST6015 (level six)
  • Collective Memory and the Second World War HST6021 (level six)
  • Tudor Queenship HST6020 (level six)
  • Nations and Nationalisms HST6024 (level six)

Nutrition

  • Introduction to Nutrition 2 NUT4033 (level four)
  • Food Science NUT4036 (level four)
  • Introductory Physiology and Biochemistry NUT4037 (level four)
  • Food Choice and Control of Food Intake NUT5033 (level five)
  • Nutrition for Health and Disease NUT5034 (level five)
  • Weight Management NUT6052 (level six)

Physical Education, Sport and Youth Development

  • Introduction to Creativity and Individual Activities PSE4011 (level four)
  • Introduction to Equality and Diversity in PE and Sport PSE4017 (level four)
  • Holistic Development of the Young Person 2 PSE4018 (level four)
  • Contemporary Issues in PE and Sport PSE5044 (level five)
  • Research Proposal PSE5046 (level five)
  • Coach Education, Development and Mentoring PSE6044 (level six)

Psychology

  • Research Methods and Statistics II PSY4012 (level four)
  • Introduction to Cognitive and Biological Psychology PSY4014 (level four)
  • Everyday Psychology PSY4015 (level four)
  • Quantitative Research Methods and Statistics PSY5011 (level five)
  • The Developing Mind PSY5013 (level five)
  • Transferable Skills for Employment PSY5015 (level five)
  • Applied Child Psychology PSY6032 (level six)
  • Perception PSY6036 (level six)
  • Counselling Psychology PSY6037 (level six)
  • Psychology of Intimate Relationships PSY6039 (level six)

Sport Rehabilitation

  • Clinical Human Anatomy SRE4011 (level four)
  • Biomechanics 1 SRE4015 (level four)
  • Athlete Management 1 SRE5013 (level five)
  • Research Methods 2 SRE5014 (level five)
  • Biomechanics 2 SRE5015 (level five)
  • Athlete Management 2 SRE6013 (level six)

Sport and Exercise Science

  • Physiology and Human Movement COF4002 (level four)
  • Holistic Approaches to Coaching COF4005 (level four)
  • Professional Development COF4006 (level four)
  • Practical Field Tests in Sport SPS4061 (level four)
  • Physiology of Exercise SPS4064 (level four)
  • Applied Sport Psychology COF5002 (level five)
  • Applied Physiology and Human Movement COF5003 (level five)
  • Social Psychology of Sport SPS5021 (level five)
  • Science in Practice STC5001 (level five)
  • Muscle Physiology STC5003 (level five)
  • Professional Observation SPS6081 (level six)

Sports Coaching Science

  • Coaching Process II SCS5061 (level five)
  • Coach Education SCS6021 (level six)
  • Skill Acquisition II SCS6022 (level six)
  • Applied Coaching Science II SCS6062 (level six)