Undergraduate course guides 2013/14

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AC100 Elements of Accounting and Finance

AC102 Elements of Financial Accounting

AC103 Elements of Management Accounting and Finance

AC104 Elements of Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and Financial Management

AC211 Managerial Accounting

AC310 Management Accounting, Financial Management and Organisational Control

AC330 Financial Accounting, Analysis and Valuation.

AC340 Auditing, Governance and Risk Management


AN100 Introduction to Social Anthropology

AN101 Ethnography and Theory: Selected Texts

AN102 Reading Other Cultures: Anthropological Interpretation of Text and Film

AN200 The Anthropology of Kinship, Sex and Gender

AN205 The Anthropology of Melanesia

AN216 Cognition and Anthropology: Human Development in Cultural Environments

AN221 The Anthropology of Christianity

AN223 The Anthropology of Southeast Asia

AN226 Political and Legal Anthropology

AN227 The Anthropology of Economic Institutions and their Social Transformations

AN230 The Anthropology of Industrialisation and Industrial Life

AN231 The Anthropology of China

AN235 The Anthropology of Southern Africa

AN237 The Anthropology of Development

AN238 Anthropology and Human Rights

AN240 Investigating the Philippines - New Approaches and Ethnographic Contexts

AN243 Children and Youth in Contemporary Ethnography

AN244 Anthropology and Media

AN245 The Anthropology of Borders and Boundaries

AN246 The Anthropology of Post-Soviet Eurasia

AN247 Anthropological Approaches to Questions of Being

AN250 The Anthropology of South Asia

AN251 Cognition and Anthropology: Learning and Thinking in Relation to Social Institut

AN268 The Anthropology of Schooling

AN269 The Anthropology of Amazonia

AN300 Advanced Theory of Social Anthropology

AN301 The Anthropology of Religion

AN399 Ethnography as Research Method and Text


EC100 Economics A

EC102 Economics B

EC201 Microeconomic Principles I

EC202 Microeconomic Principles II

EC210 Macroeconomic Principles

EC220 Introduction to Econometrics

EC221 Principles of Econometrics

EC230 Economics in Public Policy

EC301 Advanced Economic Analysis

EC302 Political Economy

EC303 Economic Policy Analysis

EC307 Development Economics

EC309 Econometric Theory

EC310 Behavioural Economics

EC311 History of Economics: How Theories Change

EC313 Industrial Economics

EC315 International Economics

EC317 Labour Economics

EC319 Economic Theory and its Applications

EC321 Monetary Economics

EC325 Public Economics

EC331 Quantitative Economics Project

EC333 Problems of Applied Econometrics


EH101 The Internationalisation of Economic Growth, 1870 to the present day

EH204 Money and Finance: From the Middle Ages to Modernity

EH205 Towns, Society and Economy in England and Europe 1450-1750

EH207 The Making of an Economic Superpower: China since 1850

EH211 Africa and the World Economy, 1500-2000

EH220 Comparative Economic Development: Late Industrial

EH225 Latin America and the International Economy

EH237 Theories and Evidence in Economic History

EH238 The Industrial Revolution

EH240 Business and Economic Performance since 1945: Britain in International Context

EH301 The Origins of the World Economy, 1450 - 1750

EH304 The Economic History of North America: from Colonial Times to the Cold War

EH306 Monetary and Financial History since 1750

EH307 The Economic History of South Asia, 1600-2000

EH308 Historical Economic Geography: Cities, Markets and Regions in the 19th and 20th Centuries

EH325 Issues in Modern Japanese Economic Development: Late Industrialisation, Imperialism and High Speed Growth

EH326 Innovation and its Finance in the 19th and 20th Centuries

EH327 China's Traditional Economy and its Growth in the Very Long-Term

EH390 Dissertation in Economic or Social History


FM212 Principles of Finance

FM300 Corporate Finance, Investments and Financial Markets

FM320 Quantitative Finance


GV100 Introduction to Political Theory

GV101 Introduction to Political Science

GV225 Public Choice and Politics

GV227 The Politics of Economic Policy

GV245 Democracy and Democratisation

GV247 Theories and Problems of Nationalism

GV251 Government, Politics and Public Policy in the European Union

GV262 Contemporary Political Theory

GV263 Public Policy Analysis

GV264 Politics and Institutions in Europe

GV302 Key Themes in the History of Political Thought

GV303 From Empire to Globalization

GV305 Sustainability Science and Policy: Problems and Perspectives

GV311 British Government

GV312 Advanced Topics in Government: Executive Politics

GV314 Empirical Research in Government

GV353 Politics of Money, Finance and Trade in Comparative Perspective

GV366 Political Economy of the Developing World

GV390 Government Dissertation Option


GY100 Environment, Economy and Society

GY103 Contemporary Europe

GY120 Environmental Change: Past, Present and Future

GY121 Sustainable Development

GY140 Methods in Spatial and Social Analysis

GY200 Economy, Society and Space

GY201 Urban and Spatial Economic Analysis I

GY202 Introduction to Global Development

GY205 Political Geographies, Policy and Space

GY220 Environment: Science and Society

GY222 Applied Environmental Economics

GY240 Research Techniques (Spatial, Social and Environmental)

GY244 London's Geographies:An Introduction to Cultural and Historical Geography

GY2A0 Research Techniques (Spatial, Social and Environmental)

GY300 Theories of Regional Development and Change

GY301 The Political Geography of Development and the South

GY302 Urban Development: Politics, Policy and Planning

GY303 The Geography of Gender: Global Perspectives

GY305 Urban and Spatial Economic Analysis II

GY324 Environmental Governance

GY325 Environment and Development

GY350 Independent Research Project


HY113 From Empire to Independence: The Extra-European World in the Twentieth Century

HY114 War and Society from the Renaissance to the Napoleonic Era, c. 1500-1815

HY116 International History since 1890

HY203 The Arab-Israeli Conflict: Nationalism, Territory, Religion

HY206 The International History of the Cold War, 1945-1989

HY208 The History of the United States since 1783

HY216 Four Reichs: Austria, Prussia and the Contest for Germany since 1618

HY221 The History of Russia, 1682-1825

HY226 The Great War 1914-1918

HY232 Frontiers of Nationalism, Statehood and Independence: the History of South-Eastern Europe 1914-1990

HY233 Empire and Nation: Britain and India since 1750

HY235 Modernity and the State in East Asia: China, Japan and Korea since 1840

HY238 The Cold War and European Integration, 1947-1992

HY239 Latin America and the United States since 1898

HY240 From Empire to Commonwealth: war, race and imperialism in British History, 1780 to the present day

HY241 What is History? Methods and Debates

HY242 The Soviet Union: Domestic, International and Intellectual History

HY243 The Islamic World in the Era of the Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal Empires, ca 1400 - ca 1800

HY300 Dissertation

HY303 Russia in Revolution, 1914-21

HY311 The United States and the wars in Korea and Vietnam, 1941-75

HY314 Representing the Past: Historiography and Historical Methods

HY315 The European Enlightenment, c.1680-1830

HY319 Napoleon and Europe

HY320 The Cold War Endgame

HY321 The Struggle for the Persian Gulf, 1945-2003

HY322 Nazi Germany and the Second World War – Causes and Course, 1933-1945


ID100 Employment Relations

ID200 Organisational Theory and Behaviour

ID205 Corporate Social Responsibility and International Labour Standards

ID222 Managing Employment Law

ID290 Human Resource Management

ID300 Selected Topics in Employment Relations and Organisational Behaviour

ID301 Leadership in Organisations: Theory and Practice

ID316 Managing Diversity in Organisations

ID399 Employment Relations Project


IR100 Concepts of International Society

IR200 International Political Theory

IR202.1 Foreign Policy Analysis 1

IR202.2 Contemporary Foreign Policy in Practice

IR203 International Organisations

IR304 The Politics of International Economic Relations

IR305 Strategic Aspects of International Relations

IR306 Sovereignty, Rights and Justice: Issues in International Political Theory

IR308 Systemic Change in the 20th Century: Theories of the Cold War

IR311 Europe's Institutional Order

IR312 Genocide

IR313 Managing China's Rise in East Asia

IR314 Southeast Asia: Intra-regional Politics and Security

IR315 The Middle East and International Relations Theory

IR316 United Nations

IR398 Dissertation


LL104 Law of Obligations

LL105 Property I

LL106 Public Law

LL108 Criminal Law

LL109 Introduction to the Legal System

LL201 Administrative Law

LL202 Commercial Contracts

LL203 Law of Business Associations

LL204 Advanced Torts

LL205 Medical Law

LL207 Civil Liberties and Human Rights

LL209 Commercial Law

LL210 Information Technology and the Law

LL212 Conflict of Laws

LL221 Family Law

LL232 Law and Institutions of the European Union

LL233 Law of Evidence

LL241 European Legal History

LL242 International Protection of Human Rights

LL250 Law and The Environment

LL251 Intellectual Property Law

LL253 The Law of Corporate Insolvency

LL257 Labour Law

LL259 Legal and Social Change since 1750

LL272 Outlines of Modern Criminology

LL275 Property II

LL278 Public International Law

LL284 Sentencing and Treatment of Offenders

LL293 Taxation

LL295 Media Law

LL298 Half-Unit Dissertation on an approved legal topic

LL299 Full- unit Dissertation on an approved legal topic

LL300 Competition Law

LL305 Jurisprudence


LN100 Russian Language and Society 3 (advanced)

LN101 Russian Language and Society 1 (beginner)

LN102 Russian Language and Society 2 (intermediate)

LN104 Mandarin Language and Society Level 1 (Beginner)

LN110 German Language and Society 3 (advanced)

LN120 Spanish Language and Society 3 (advanced)

LN121 Spanish Language and Society 1 (beginner)

LN122 Spanish Language and Society 2 (intermediate)

LN130 French Language and Society 3 (advanced)

LN131 French Language and Society 1 (beginner)

LN132 French Language and Society 2 (intermediate)

LN140 Mandarin Language and Society 3 (Advanced)

LN142 Mandarin Language and Society 2 (Intermediate)

LN200 Russian Language and Society 4 (proficiency)

LN210 German Language and Society 4 (proficiency)

LN220 Spanish Language and Society 4 (proficiency)

LN230 French Language and Society 4 (proficiency)

LN240 Mandarin Language and Society 4 (Proficiency)

LN250 English Literature and Society

LN251 Comparative Literature and Society

LN252 Global Literature and Society

LN253 European Literature and Society

LN270 Society and Language: Linguistics for Social Scientists

LN320 Spanish Language and Society 5 (mastery)

LN330 French Language and Society 5 (mastery)

LN340 Mandarin Language and Society 5 (Mastery)


LSE100 The LSE Course: Understanding the causes of things


MA100 Mathematical Methods

MA103 Introduction to Abstract Mathematics

MA107 Quantitative Methods (Mathematics)

MA110 Basic Quantitative Methods

MA203 Real Analysis

MA207 Further Quantitative Methods (Mathematics)

MA208 Optimisation Theory

MA209 Differential Equations

MA210 Discrete Mathematics

MA211 Algebra and Number Theory

MA212 Further Mathematical Methods

MA300 Game Theory

MA301 Game Theory I

MA303 Chaos in Dynamical Systems

MA305 Optimisation in Function Spaces

MA310 Mathematics of Finance and Valuation

MA313 Probability for Finance

MA314 Algorithms in Java

MA315 Algebra and its Applications

MA316 Graph Theory

MA317 Complex Analysis

MA318 History of Mathematics in Finance and Economics


MG100 Leadership and Communication in Teams

MG101 Core Business Disciplines I: Finance and Operations Management

MG102 Organisational Behaviour

MG201 Core Disciplines II: Marketing, Human Resource Management and Information Management

MG202 Analytical Methods for Management

MG205 Learning from Quantitative Data

MG206 Firms, Management and Competitive Advantage

MG207 Economics for Management

MG208 Business Transformation and Project Management

MG209 E-business

MG228 Evolutionary Approaches to Behavior and Management

MG301 Strategy

MG302 Topics in Management Research

MG303 The Future of the Multinational Firm

MG304 Digital Platform Innovation

MG305 Innovation and Technology Management


MN302 International Marketing: A Strategic Approach

MN304 Strategy

MN307 Aspects of Marketing Management


OR202 Operational Research Methods

OR301 Model Building in Operational Research

OR302 Applied Management Sciences

OR304 Decision Sciences in Theory and Practice

OR307 Simulation Modelling and Analysis


PH101 Logic

PH103 Reason, Knowledge and Values: An Introduction to Philosophy

PH201 Philosophy of Science

PH203 Philosophy of the Social Sciences

PH211 Philosophy of Economics

PH213 Scientific Revolutions: Philosophical and Historical Issues

PH214 Morality and Values

PH217 Set Theory and Further Logic

PH220 Scientific Method and Policy

PH221 Problems of Analytic Philosophy

PH222 Philosophy and Public Policy

PH225 Business and Organisational Ethics

PH227 Genes, Brains, and Society: Philosophical Issues in the Biomedical Sciences

PH228 Emotion, Cognition and Behaviour: Science and Policy

PH229 Global Justice

PH299 Essay on an Approved Subject in Philosophy


PS102 Social Psychology

PS203 Societal Psychology: Theory and Applications


SA100 The Foundations of Social Policy

SA101 Sociology and Social Policy

SA103 Introduction to Global Population Change

SA104 Social Economics and Policy

SA105 Crime and Society

SA201 Research Methods for Social Policy

SA204 Education Policy

SA217 Psychology of Crime and Criminal Justice

SA218 Criminological Perspectives

SA221 Poverty, Social Exclusion and Social Change

SA222 Implementing Social Policy: From Principles to Practice

SA223 Health and Social Care Policy

SA250 Demographic Description and Analysis

SA302 Assessing Social Progress

SA309 Crime Control: Ideas and Controversies

SA313 European Social Policy

SA320 Comparative and International Social Policy

SA349 A Long Essay on an Approved Topic


SO100 Key Concepts in Sociology: An Introduction to Sociological Theory

SO102 Statistics in Society

SO110 Key Issues in Contemporary Societies: An Introduction to Contemporary Sociology

SO201 Sociological Analysis

SO203 Political Sociology

SO208 Gender and Society

SO210 Crime, Deviance and Control

SO211 Sociology of Health and Medicine

SO212 Work, Management and Globalization

SO221 Researching London: An Introduction to Social Research Methods

SO224 The Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

SO230 Digital Technology, Speed and Culture

SO302 Sociological Project

SO307 Human Rights, Social Suffering and Justice

SO308 Personal Life, Intimacy and the Family


ST102 Elementary Statistical Theory

ST107 Quantitative Methods (Statistics)

ST108 Probability and Statistics for the Social Sciences

ST201 Statistical Models and Data Analysis

ST202 Probability, Distribution Theory and Inference

ST203 Statistics for Management Sciences

ST205 Sample Surveys and Experiments

ST211 Applied Regression

ST226 Actuarial Investigations: Financial

ST227 Survival Models

ST300 Regression and Generalised Linear Models

ST302 Stochastic Processes

ST304 Time Series and Forecasting

ST305 Actuarial Mathematics (Life)

ST306 Actuarial Mathematics (General)

ST307 Aspects of Market Research

ST308 Bayesian Inference

ST312 Applied Statistics Project

ST327 Market Research: An Integrated Approach

ST330 Stochastic and Actuarial Methods in Finance