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  • Advanced Research MethodsPUBL90024

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject is an introduction to the qualitative and quantitative methods used in researching the cultural sector, with a focus on publishing and writing. The course will cover applied research design, and implementation, analysis and communication of results. Particular focus will be paid to t...

  • Craft in Traditional Asian ArchitectureABPL90336

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018Quotas apply

    This subject requires students to study and research construction and conservation methods of East Asian timber buildings, and to produce drawings and writings highlighting details of such buildings. Students are also required to produce virtual displays highlighting the chosen structure, and pos...

  • Paediatric Physiotherapy TheoryPHTY90013

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will comprise theoretical knowledge and discussion of current advances in physiotherapy in the areas of paediatric cardiorespiratory, neurological and orthopaedic physiotherapy. Study of bioscience pertaining to these areas will form the basis for the management of common paediatric ...

  • Convective Clouds and StormsATOC90011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The aim of this subject is to explore processes governing convection in the atmosphere, with a particular emphasis on severe convective storms and tropical cyclones. Specific topics covered include buoyancy, local convection, cellular convection, stability, severe storms - including supercell sto...

  • Clinical Paediatric PhysiotherapyPHTY90030

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will develop clinical skills in the management of paediatric conditions and focuses on overall patient management rather than 'hands-on' physiotherapy treatment. Students have two weeks' clinical placement that includes two days attending clinics at the Royal Children's Hospital. Stu...

  • New Approaches in Development ManagementDEVT90065

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will allow students to gain in depth understanding of a number of management and leadership approaches and frameworks that can be applied in the international development sector. As the global aid and development sector changes, new, innovative and modern approaches to management and...

  • Development in Practice-Skills in ActionDEVT90064

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will examine the rapidly changing landscape of the international development sector, and the critical role of management and leadership in addressing challenges as they emerge. Some of the challenges that will be explored include the increasing number, duration and severity of humani...

  • Composition of a LeaderDEVT90066

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject will focus on essential skills and techniques central to effective management and leadership. This very practical subject will feature a strong emphasis on ensuring students understand how to use the skills and techniques being discussed. The subject will encompass both hard and soft...

  • Statistics in Climate DynamicsATOC90010

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The subject will outline basic statistical methods for analyzing climate dynamics, with the aim of understanding the physical mechanisms driving the observed structures . The subject will start with the principles of decision making in statistical anlaysis (significance tests), will then dicsuss ...

  • Hitler's GermanyHIST30010

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject explores German society, culture and politics from 1933 to 1945, with special emphasis on the origins, development and significance of the Nazi dictatorship. Topics include the post-WWI crisis, the rise of the Nazi movement, Nazi ideology, the collapse of the Weimar Republic, the sei...

  • Languages of Venice: Study AbroadITAL20006

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This intensive four-week study abroad subject will be taught in Venice between the end of November and December and focuses on the social and cultural spaces of Venice (real, imaginary, or interpreted): how these spaces were used, represented, and understood in early modern Venice. The subject wi...

  • Psychoanalysis and Social TheorySOTH30004

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Psychoanalysis has informed and influenced contemporary social theory in manifold ways. Psychoanalysis has been central to theorising the decentred subject, it has radically affected conceptualisations of ideology, thrown reason under radical suspicion and has contributed to a better understandin...

  • Popular Cultures in IndonesiaINDO30003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This subject focuses on two areas, namely the location of a particular study of popular culture within the broader study of cultures, and questions of aesthetic and political values with specific reference to Indonesian contexts. Students will examine critically selected analyses of different gen...

  • Matters of Taste: French Eating CulturesFREN20013

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    In France since the 19th century, the preparation, serving and consumption of food and drink, in both the domestic and public space, has been emblematic of French bourgeois cultural hegemony. In this subject students will examine the elaboration of normative codes relating to food and wine and th...

  • Romanticism to Decadence: French NovelsFREN20003

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    In this subject students will study a selection of novels from the 19th century, analysing their narrative structures, and developing an awareness of their social and political contexts. Various theories of narrative will be used to facilitate an understanding of the evolution of the French novel...

  • Venice and Cultures of ConsumptionHIST20052

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This intensive four-week study abroad subject is taught on location in Venice. The Renaissance in Italy is regarded by many as the locus of the first consumer society in the western world. Venice was at the centre of the new commercial revolution and the trade and production of the luxury goods t...

  • Arts in FlorenceMULT10019

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    This cross-disciplinary subject, taught on site in Florence, provides students with an introduction to Italian and European culture, language, history, art, and politics. It examines Western approaches to the use, production, and study of texts in their visual, oral, as well as written forms. By ...

  • The Romantic PianoMUSI30256

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    Reportedly in 1698 Cristofori built a harpsichord on which one could play “piano” and “forte”: keyboard music would never be the same. In 1823 Ignaz Moscheles staged a competition between an English and a Viennese piano: these two distinct schools of piano building would, through the following de...

  • Music and SpiritualityMUSI30247

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    The connection between music and spirituality can be explored from a number of perspectives within the broad field of music studies. This subject will engage students in learning how to critique ideas that both contrast and complement their own beliefs about the music and spirituality. The lectur...

  • Women in MusicMUSI30115

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2018

    A study of the ways in which gender and sexual difference have been represented in the making and composing of art music. Beginning with medieval women, this subject explores the social and cultural context of women composers and performers from Hildegard to Clara Schumann and Ethel Smyth through...