Kingston University Semester Course Equivalencies

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Pre-Approved Course Equivalencies

IMPORTANT: Other GVSU students have studied abroad at this partner institution. The chart below reflects GVSU equivalencies they have received. If you are planning on taking a course listed below, it does not require a departmental evaluation. Courses listed on this chart are not guaranteed to be offered during your semester abroad. This is not a complete list of course options offered at this partner institution. For a full list of course options, see the link above.

ACCOUNTING

Host University Courses 

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

BA 4901 Financial Accounting

ACC 212 Principles of Financial Accounting

3 credits

ART

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

HA 4001 Museums, Galleries and the Material World

ART 380 Special Topics in Art

3 credits

HA 4103 Image & Text

ART 101 Introduction to Art

3 credits

HA 5003 Craft-work: Matter, Labour, Environment

ART 386 Art History and Study Abroad

3 credits

BIOLOGY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

LS 1310 Anatomy & Physiology for Forensic Science

BIO 180 Special Topics in Biology

4 credits

LS 5002 Proteins and Metabolism

BIO 380 Special Topics in Biology

3 credits

LS 5004 Research Methods and Concepts in Molecular Ecology and Evolution

BIO 495 Evolutionary Biology (Capstone)

3 credits

BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

LS 4005 Introduction to Forensic Science

BMS 380 Special Topics in Biology

3 credits

LS 5003 Principles of Pharmacology with Research Methods

BMS 311 Pharmacological Aspects of Biomedical Science

3 credits

BROADCASTING

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

TV 5002 Just Like That! Comedy and Light Entertainment in Film

CBR 340 Life on Television

3 credits

BUSINESS

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

XA 5067 British Life and Culture

BUS 301: International Business and Culture

Also Available: COM 202 Critical Interpretation, COM 380 Special topics in Communication, HST 361 Modern Britain, SOC 345 Cultural Sociology, SOC 380 Special Topics in Sociology

3 credits

CELLULAR AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

LS 5001 Molecular Biology of the Cell

CMB 250: Introduction to Biotechnology

3 credits

CHEMISTRY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

CH 4001 Foundation Organic and Physical Chemistry

CHM 231 Organic Chemistry

4 credits

COMMUNICATIONS

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

EN 4002 Introduction to Communications

COM 101 Concepts of Communication

3 credits

FI 4003 Digital Shorts: Up Close and Personal

COM 220 Media Literacy

3 credits

FI 5002 Global Cinema Cultures

COM 372 Global Communications -or- COM 375 Communication Research

3 credits

MD 4002 Media@work

COM 201 Speech -or- COM 301 Interpersonal Communication

3 credits

MD 4004 Digital Media Foundations

COM 210 Nonverbal Communication

3 credits

MD 4003 Media Now: Texts, Practices and Events

COM 295 Theories of Communication

3 credits

MD 5001 Cultural Theories of Mass and New Media

COM 495 Issues in Communication

3 credits

MD 5006 Media Industries and Professions

COM 371 Media and Society -or- COM 210 Nonverbal Communication -or- COM 380 Special Topics in Communication

3 credits

XA 5067 British Life and Culture

COM 202 Critical Interpretation -or- COM 380 Special Topics in Communication

Also Available: BUS 301 International Business and Culture, HST 361 Modern Britain, SOC 345 Cultural Sociology, SOC 380 Special Topics in Sociology

3 credits

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

CM 4002 Crime, Law and Justice

CJ 380 Special Topics in Criminal Justice

3 credits

CM 4003 Social Inequality and Public Policy

CJ 380 Special Topics in Criminal Justice

3 credits

DANCE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

DC 4001 Dancing Histories

DAN 200

3 credits

ECONOMICS

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

BB 6108 Managerial economics

ECO 380 Special Topics in Economics

3 credits

EC 4003 Economic Policy & Principles

ECO 210: Macroeconomics -or- ECO 211: Microeconomics 

3 credits

EC 5001 Contemporary Issues in ECO

ECO 380: Special Topics in Economics

6 credits

EC 5003 Macroeconomics

ECO 312: Applied Microeconomics

3 credits

EC 5004 Microeconomics

ECO 313: Business Cycles and Growth

3 credits

EC 6004 Development Economics

ECO 349: Emerging Markets Issues -or- ECO 380: Special Topics in Economics

3 credits

EC 6007 International Trade & Finance

ECO 369: International Economic Issues + ECO 380: Special Topics in Economics

3 credits

ENGLISH

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

EL 1248 Transforming Texts: Literature and Adaptation

ENG 380 Special Topics in English

3 credits

EL4005 Popular Fiction

ENG 330 Studies in Fiction -or- ENG 380 Special Topics in English

3 credits

EN 5001 Sociolinguistics

ENG 364 Sociolinguistics

3 credits

EL5004 Eighteenth Century Literature and Romanticism

ENG 221 British Literature II -or- ENG 323 British Literature: 18th-Romantic

3 credits

EL5005 Victorian to Modernist Literature

ENG 324 British Literature: Victorian-Present

3 credits

EL 5006 Twentieth to Twenty-first Century Literature

ENG 328 Contemporary American Literature -or- ENG 380 Special Topics in English

3 credits

EL6004 Special Study: Shakespeare and Renaissance Drama

ENG 313 British Literature: Shakespeare -or- ENG 340 Studies in Drama

3 credits

EL 6008 Special Study: Writing Woman in the 20th and 21st Century

ENG 436 Women and Literature

3 credits

EL 6010 Special Study: Contemporary Identities: Race, Gender, and the self in Contemporary British Fiction

ENG 380 Special Topics in English

3 credits

XA 5069 British Heroes: from King Arthur to Harry Potter

ENG 380 Special Topics in English

3 credits

FINANCE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

FE6002 Finance, risk management, and inability

FIN 380: Special topics in Finance

3 credits

FILM AND VIDEO

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

FI 4001 Approaches to Cinema

CFV 225: Film Culture

3 credits

FI 4002 Hollywood and Beyond

CFV 370: American Cinema

3 credits

FI 4003 Digital Shorts: Up close and personal

CFV 374: Experimental Film and Video

3 credits

FI 5003 Thinking About Film

CFV 348: Film Theories

3 credits

FI 5004 Screenwriting

CFV 362: Scriptwriting II

3 credits

TV 5002 Just Like That!: Comedy and Light Entertainment in TV and Film

CFV 370: American Cinema

3 credits

GEOGRAPHY AND PLANNING

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

GG 1032 Sustainable Development- Issues and Concepts

GPY 235: World Regional Geography

3 credits

GG 4070 Regional Geographies

GPY 235: World Regional Geography

3 credits

HISTORY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

HS 1168: Immigration and Identity in Britain

HST 380 Special topics in History

3 credits

HS 1178 East Meets West- The Encounter between Europe and the world c1700-c1914

HST 101 Introduction to World Civilizations

3 credits

HS 2158 The Holocaust

HST 380 Special topics in History

3 credits

HS 4001 World History

HST 203 World History to 1500 AD -or- HST 204 World History Since 1500

3 credits

HS 4003 Birth of the Modern Era: Britain and Europe, 1500-1800

HST 208 European Civilization since the Later Middle Ages

3 credits

HS 4004 Private Lives, Public Roles: Sex, Society, and Identity in History

HST 371 Historical Perspectives on Gender and Sexualities

3 credits

HS 4005 Chaplin to Churchill: Britain 1901-1959

HST 371 Historical Perspectives on Gender and Sexualities

3 credits

HS 5003 Nationalism and Empire Britain and Germany

HST 380 Special Topics in History 

 

HS 5006 Criminality, Deviance, and the State in the Early Modern

HST 380 Special topics in History -or- HST 361 Modern Britain

3 credits

HS 6005 Britain, the US and the World in the 20th Century

HST 309 Cultural and Social Topics in European History

3 credits

HS 6004 Beatles to Blair: Britain Since 1960

HST 380 Special topics in History -or- HST 400 Junior Seminar in History

3 credits

PO 5011 From Slavery to the Holocaust: Violence in the History of the Modern World

HST 380 Special topics in History

3 credits

XA 5067 British Culture and Society

HST 361 Modern Britain

3 credits

MANAGEMENT

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

BH 4702 Introduction to Human Resource Management

MGT 380 Special Topics in Management

3 credits

BH 5221 Employee Relations

MGT 380 Special Topics in Management

3 credits

BO 5701 Operations & Project Management

MGT 366 Operations Management -or- MGT 380: Special Topics in Management

3 credits

BO 6032 Service Operations Management

MGT 364 Service Operations Management -or- MGT 380: Special Topics in Management

3 credits

BO 6201 International Business Operations

MGT 303 Introduction to International Business -or- MGT 380: Special Topics in Management

3 credits

BS 5301 Culture and International Business

MGT 303 Introduction to International Business

3 credits

BS 6100 Strategic Management

MGT 380 Special Topics in Management -or- MGT 495: Administrative Policy

3 credits

MARKETING

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

BM 4501 Marketing Practice

MKT 380: Marketing Practice

3 credits

BM 4502 Marketing Principles

MKT 350: Principles of Marketing

3 credits

BM 5207 Market Research

MKT 380: Special topics in Marketing

3 credits

BM 6603 Marketing Communications

MKT 380: Special topics in Marketing

3 credits

MOVEMENT SCIENCE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

LS 5014 Health and Exercise Physiology

MOV 420 Exercise for Special Populations

2 credits

POLITICAL SCIENCE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

IN 1118 Issues in International Politics

PLS 103: Issues in World Politics

3 credits

PO 4003 Introduction to International Relations

PLS 211: International Relations

3 credits

PSYCHOLOGY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

PS 4002 Foundations of Psychology

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

3 credits

PS 4003 Historical and Philosophical Concepts in Psychology

PSY 405 History and Systems

3 credits

PS 5003 Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

PSY 380 Special Topics in Psychology

3 credits

PS 5005 Becoming a Psychologist

PSY 380 Special Topics in Psychology

3 credits

PS 5006 Learning Behavior

PSY 380 Special Topics in Psychology

3 credits

PS 5008 Mental Health and Brain Function

PSY 303 Psychopathology

3 credits

MATHEMATICS

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

MA 5000 Mathematical and Numerical

MTH 405 Numerical Analysis

3 credits

SOCIOLOGY

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

SO 4001 Thinking Sociologically

SOC 201: Intro to Sociology

3 credits

SO 4002 Social Research Methods

SOC 304: Quantitative Methods in Sociology

3 credits

SO 4003 Social Selves

SOC 360: Social Psychology -or- SOC 366: American Society and Media

3 credits

SO 5001 Sociological approaches: issues debates

SOC 401: Contemporary Theory -or- SOC 380: Special Topics in Sociology

3 credits

SO 5003 International perspectives on social change and development

SOC 377 Globalizations: structures and movements -or- SOC 380: Special Topics in Sociology 

3 credits

SO 5006 Youth, Subcultures, and Style

SOC 380: Special Topics in Sociology

3 credits

XA 5067 British Life and Culture

SOC 345: Cultural Sociology -or- SOC 380: Special Topics in Sociology

Also Available: BUS 301 International Business Culture, COM 202 Critical Interpretation, COM 380 Special Topics in Communication, HST 361 Modern Britain 

3 credits

STATISTICS

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

ST4000 Introduction to probability and statistics

STA 215 Intro to applied Statistics

3 credits

THEATRE

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

DA 5001 The Play Today

CTH 380: Special Topics in Theatre

1 credits

DA 5002 Shakespeare: Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow

CTH 380: Special Topics in Theatre

3 credits

DA 5004 Modernism and the Stage

CTH 380: Special Topics in Theatre

3 credits

WRITING

Host University Courses

GVSU Course Equivalencies

GVSU Credits

CW 2128 Narrative, Character, and Voice

WRT 330: Intermediate Fiction Workshop

3

CW 3148 Smells like Teen Spirit: Writing Popular Music Lyrics

WRT 380: Special Topics in Writing

 

CW 4001 Introduction to Creative Writing

WRT 219: Introduction to Creative Writing

4

CW 5001 The Craft of Poetry and Prose

WRT 330: Intermediate Fiction Workshop -or- WRT 320: Intermediate Poetry Workshop -or- WRT 420: Advanced Poetry Workshop -or- WRT 380 Special Topics in Writing

 

CW 5002 Independent Creative Writing

WRT 380: Special Topics in Writing -or- WRT 330: Intermediate Fiction Workshop -or- WRT 430: Advanced Fiction Workshop

 


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