Loyola University Maryland

Loyola Center at Newcastle

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Study Abroad students are required to follow a normal undergraduate workload based on 120 credits for a full academic year or 60 credits per semester.  The credits will be transferred back to Loyola with our credit equivalent. 

Students will receive 5 Loyola credits for 20 Newcastle Credits and 2.5 Loyola credits for 10 Newcastle credits for a total of 15 Loyola credits per semester.

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When you have completed your period of study at Newcastle, you must request a Loyola University Maryland transcript from the Records Office to be sent to your home university stating the Newcastle modules that you have studied, the Loyola equivalent credits you have earned, and the Loyola equivalent grade awarded. 

Art History

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent Semester 
CAC 1012  Classical Art from Greece to Rome  20  AH 300-Level  2

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Biology

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
ACE 3050  Animal Nutrition & Growth  20  BL 300 Level Elective 
BIO 2006  Entomology  10  BL 250: General Entomology 
BGM 1002  Biochemistry  20  BL 431/ BL 433: Biochemistry I with lab  1
BIO 1004  Microbiology 1 10  BL 332/ BL 334: Microbiology with lab
BIO1005  Evolution 10  BL 435: Evolution  
BIO 2003  Field Identification Skills  10  BL 300 Level Elective 
BIO 3014  Evolution and Behavior  10  BL 300 Level Elective  1
BIO 2004  Plant Biology 2  10  BL 310: Botany 
BIO 2012  Molecular Genetics  10  BL 300 Level Elective 
BIO 3023  Plant Pathology  10  BL 300 Level Elective
CMB 2004  Cell and Molecular Biology of the Immune System 10  BL 461: Immunology 
ACE 2031  Animal Parasitology  10  BL 300 Level Elective 
BIO 1006  Ecology 1 10  BL 270: Ecology  
BIO 1003  Functional Plant Biology  10  BL 361: Plant Physiology 
BIO 2008  Population Genetics and Natural Selection  10  BL 435: Evolution  
BIO 2002  Biodiversity and Conservation  10  BL Free Elective 
BIO 2007  Vertebrate Biology  10  BL 350: Biology of Mammals  
BGM 2056  DNA Replication, recombination and repair  10  BL 300 Level Elective
BGM 2060  Proteins & Enzymes  20  BL 432: Biochemistry II 
BIO 3006  Plant Animal Interactions  10  BL 346: Plant Animal Interactions  
BIO 3032  Cell Biology 3  10  BL 426: Cell Biology   2
BMS 2011  The Nervous and Immune Systems 20  BL 300-level; Cant take BL 403 or BL 461 w/out Chair approval 
 ACE 2034 Introduction to Immunology 10 BL Free Elective; Can't take BL461 or 440 without chair approval  
BMS 2012 Clinical Immunology and Viral Pathogens 20  BL Free Elective  2
BIO 2026 Marine Vertebrates 10  BL Free Elective 2

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Business

Newcastle#   Course Title   Credits   Loyola Equivalent   Semester 
BUS 1001  Intro to Management and Organizations  10x2  MG 201: Management   Full year 
BUS 1002  Global Business Environment  10x2  IB 282: International Business  Full year 
BUS 2000  Human Resource Management  10x2  MG 411: Human Resources Management  Full year 
BUS 2011  Business Enterprise  10x2  MG 403 (Must have taken; AC 201,EC102,MG 201,MK 240)  Full year 
BUS 2017  Intro to Innovation and Technology Management  10x2  General Business Elective  Full year 
BUS 2019  Understanding Work and Organizations  10x2  MG 201: Management   Full year 
BUS 3035  Contemporary Issues in International Business Management  10x2  MG 415: International Management   Full year 
ECO 1019  Global Economy  10x2  IB Elective or EC 200  Full year 
MKT 2000  Global Marketing Environments  10x2  MK Elective  Full year 
MKT 1000  Essentials of Marketing  10x2  MK 240: Marketing   Full year 
MKT 3000  Globalization: Patterns, Processes and Challenges  10x2  MK Elective  Full year 
BUS1003  Global Business Environment  10 IB 282: International Business
BUS 2029  Operations Strategy and Management  10  OM 330: Operations Management  1
BUS 2021  Work and Organization  10  MG 201: Management  1
ECO 3022  Health Economics  10  EC 490: Health Economics 
ECO 2006  Natural Resource and Environmental Economics  10  EC 360: Environmental Economics  
ECO 2008  International Economics  10 EC 446: International Trade 
HSS 2001  British Culture  20  IB Area Studies  1
MKT 1026  Essentials of Marketing 1 10  MK 240: Marketing  
MKT 2002  Global Marketing Environments 10  MK Elective 
MKT 2044 Services Marketing 10 MK 452: Services Marketing 1
ECO 3021  Economics of Risk and Uncertainty  10  EC300 Level Elective 
ECO 2011  Government and Industry  10  EC 300-Level Elective 
ECO 3018  Financial Economy  10  EC 440: International Financial Economics 
HIS 2124  History of Contemporary Britain  20  IB Area Studies
BUS 3021  International Human Resource Management  10 IB Free Elective 
BUS 1010  Global Business Environment II  10  IB 282: International Business 
MKT 1028  Essentials of Marketing 2 10  MK 240: Marketing  2
MKT 2045  Services Marketing  10  MK 452 : Services Marketing 

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Chemistry

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
CHY 1101  Basic Organic Chemistry  20  CH 301/CH 307: Organic Chemistry I with lab  Full year 
CHY 1301  Structural and Inorganic Chemistry  20 CH 412: Inorganic Chemistry  Full year 
CHY 2003  Topics in Chemistry  10 CH 300 Level Elective 
CHY 2103  Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Design  10  CH 300 Level Elective 
PED 1003  Pharmacology  (take with BSA1006) 10  CH 100 Level Elective or BL 200 Level Elective 
CHY 1201  Elements of Physical Chemistry  20  CH 311/CH 315: Physical Chemistry I with lab 
CHY 2201  Physical Chemistry  20  CH 311/CH 315 and CH 312/CH 316: Physical Chemistry I and Physical Chemistry II 
CHY 3007  Chemical Biology PREREQ BGM 1001 10  CH 300 Level Elective 

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Classics

Newcastle#  Course Title   Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
ARA 2091  Archaeology of the Roman Empire  20  CL 300 Level 
CAC1012 
West Meets East: Greek History and Society 776-404 BC

 20
 CL 300 Level: Hellenistic History

 1
ARA 1027  Introduction to Archaeology  20  CL 300- Level 
ARA 1030  Archaeology of Britain from Romans to 20th Century  20  CL 300 Level 
 CAC1013 
 Love and Life in Rome and Verona 
 20  CL 300 Level
2

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Communication

Newcastle#  Course Title   Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
 COM 1028
Intro to Professional Communication 
 20  CM 300 Level 
 1
COM 1023  Introduction to Media Studies  20  CM 203: Intro to Communications / CM 200 Level or CM 300 Level 
COM 2068  Writing for the Media II
CM 340: Advanced Reporting  
COM 2075  Representations, Identity, Culture and Society  20  CM 342:  Media, Culture and Society 
COM 3063 Advertising and Consumption  20  CM 200 Level or 300 Level  1
COM 3067  Television Studies  20  300 Level Digital Media Course 
COM1031  Online Communications 1 20  CM 300 Level 
 COM 1026 
Introduction to Social and Cultural Studies 
 20  CM 300 Level 
 2
 COM 2071
Sex, Sexuality and Desire 
 20  CM 300 Level 
 2
 COM 1030
Writing for the Media: Journalism
 20  300 Level Journalism Course 
 2

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Computer Science

Newcastle#  Course Title   Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
 CSC3223 Graphics for Games 10 CS Elective  1
 CSC3323  Software Verification Technologies  10 CS Elective 1
 CSC3621 Cryptography 10 CS Elective 1
 CSC2513 Database Systems  20 CS Elective  2
 CSC3321 Understanding Programming Languages  10 CS Elective  2

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Education

Newcastle # Course Title   Credits  Loyola Equivalent   Semester 
GEO 1005  Environmental Issues  10x2 Geography (ED)  Full year 

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Engineering Science

Newcastle#  Course Title   Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
MAS 2304 Foundations of Probability  10  EG 381: Probability and Statistics 
EEE 2009  Signals and Communication II  20  EG 434: Digital Signal Processing I 

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English

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SEL 1003  Intro to Literary Studies 1  20  EN 200 Level core 
SEL 2205  Migrating Fictions  20  EN 200 Level core 
SEL 2201 Writing The Renaissance  20  EN 300 Level  1
SEL 2203  Revolutionary Britain  20  EN 300 Level 
SEL 2207  Modernisms  20  EN 300 Level 
SEL 3338  Children's Literature: from Islands to Internet  20  EN 300 Level 
SEL 2202 Writing New Worlds  20  EN 200 Level core 
SEL 1004  Intro to Literary Studies 2 20  EN 200 Level core 
 SEL2206 Class, Nation, and Identity 20 EN 200 Level core 2
 SEL1023 Transformations 20 EN 200 Level core 2

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Ethics

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
HSS1002  Philosophy and Ethics  10  Ethics Core 

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Film Studies

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SEL 3319  The Speilberg Generation  20  Film Studies Minor Elective (EH*1) 

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Free Electives

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
HSS 2001  British Culture  20  Free elective 

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Global Studies

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
ECO 2008  International Economics  10  EC 446: International Trade semester 1 ECO2014 The Economics of European Integration 10 300 level Loyola EC credit or Global Studies credit 
POL 2084  Contemporary Chinese Politics  20  PS 302: Chinese Politics 
HIS 2012  Clash of Civ: Islam, Crusades, and Mongol Invasion  20  HS-300 Level (non western) 
 POL 2078 
 Critical International Politics 
 20  PS 365: International Politics 
 1
HIS 2133  Society and Politics in Colonial India, 1880s-1947  20  HS 300-Level (non western) 
ECO 3018  Financial Economy  10  EC 440: International Financial Economics
POL 1032  Introduction to International Politics  10x2  PS 365: International Politics  
HS/PS/SC/EC  Any 300-level HS/PS/SC/EC can be topical component  20  Topical Component-Global Studies  Both 1 and 2 

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History

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
HIS 2131  American Slavery, American Freedom 20  HS 300-Level 
HIS 2012  Clash of Civ: Islam, Crusades, and Mongol Invasion  20  HS-300 Level (non western 
HIS 2126  The Difficult Fatherland: Germany's Pasts  20  HS 300-Level 
HIS 2132  The Criminal Atlantic in the long 18th century: Pirates, Rebels  20  HS 300-Level  1
 ARA 1028 Prehistoric Britain 20 HS 300 Level  1
ARA 3031  Historical Archaeology of Britain 1500-present 20  Honors History Core  1
HIS 1044  Aspects of British History  20  HS 300-Level  1
HIS 2133  Society and Politics in Colonial India, 1880s-1947  20  HS 300-Level (non western)  2
CAH 1013  Rd. to Emp.:  Romans 510-31 BC  20  HS 314  2
ARA 2097  Historical Archaeology of the Modern World (post 1492)  20  HS 300-Level  2
HIS 2014  Japan since 1868  20  HS 300-Level  2
HIS 2124  History of Contemporary Britain  20  300 or 400 - Level (depends on essay) 1
 HIS 1046 History of the Americas 20 HS 300 Level 2

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Honors History

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
HIS 3000s  Any Module with written assessment aside from exam  20-30  HS 400-level  Both 1 and 2

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Math

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
MAS 2223  Linear Algebra  10  MA 301: Introduction to Linear Algebra (taken WITH course below) 
 MAS 1143 Problem Solving Techniques 10 MA 107  1
MAS 1042  Mathematical Methods B  10  MA 301: Introduction to Linear Algebra (taken WITH course above) 
MAS 1342  Introduction to Statistics  10 ST 210: Introduction to Statistics 
 MAS 2342 Introduction to Statistics  10 ST 210: Introduction to Statistics  2
MAS 2104 Introduction to Vector Calculus 10 MA 351:Calculus III 1
MAS 3202  Foundations of Group Theory 10 MA 441: Algebraic Structures I 1
MAS 2304          Foundations of Probability  10 ST 461: Elements of Statistical Theory I: Distributions 
MAS 3322 Applied Probability 10 MA/ST 485: Stochastic Processes  1
MAS 3216 Enumeration and Combinatories 10 MA 395: Discrete Mathematics  1
 MAS 1341 Intro to Probability 10 ST 210: Into to Statistics   2
 MAS 3224 Foundations of Calculus  10 MA 251: Calculus 1 2

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Music

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
MUS 1012  Understanding Music History  20  MU 200-Level (NOT Fine Arts Core) 
MUS 2066  Organology  10x2  MU 300-level (NOT Fine Arts Core)  Full year 
MUS 1013  Understanding Modern and Post Modern Musics  20  MU 300-level (NOT Fine Arts Core) 

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Philosophy

 Newcastle #   Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
 PHI 2003 Modern Philosophy I: Ethical Thought  10x2  PL 301:  Full year 
 PHI 1005 World & I: Source of Self  10x2  PL 200-Level  Full year 
 PHI 3003 Modern Philosophy II: Language & Thought  10x2  PL 388: Contemporary Continental Philosophy --PL majors only  Full year 
 PHI 1010 European Philosophical Traditions: Knowledge, Reality, Truth

10 PL 202: Philosophical Perspectives: The Project of Modernity

1
 PHI2002 Knowledge and Human Interests  10  PL 222: Philosophical Perspectives: Art and Imagination 
 POL 2079 Pol. Thought: Hobbes to Marx  20  PL 300-Level 
 PHI 2002 Cultural Contradictions of Scientific Rationality  10  PL 344: The Political Unconscious 
 PHI1011 European Philosophical Traditions: Moral Philosophy 10 PL 202: Philosophical Perspectives: The Project of Modernity 2

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Physics

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SFY 0015  Foundations of Physics A  (This is taught for Loyola)  20  PH 101/ PH 191: Introductory Physics I with lab
 or
PH 201/ PH 291: General Physics I with lab 
SFY 0016  Foundations of Physics B  (This is taught for Loyola)  20  PH 102/PH 192: Introductory Physicsl II with lab or
PH 202/PH 192: General Physics II with lab 

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Political Science

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
POL 2034  The Politics and Policy of the European Union  20  PS 397: Politics of Western Europe
POL 3079  The Government and Politics of Italy  20 PS 300-level 
POL 3082  Feminist Political Theory  20  PS 300-level 
POL 2078  Critical International Politics  20  PS 365: International Politics  
POL 2079  Political Thought: Hobbes to Marx  20  PS 382: Modern Political Theory or PL 300-level 
POL 3078  Britain and the European Union  20  PS 300-level 
POL 1032  Introduction to International Politics  20  PS 365: International Politics  
POL 1017  The Policies of the UK and the EU 20  PS 300-Level 
POL 2082  Political violence and the State  20  PS 300-level 
POL 3059  Democracy and Constitutionalism  20  PS 385: Democratic Theory  

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Psychology

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
PSY 3006  Consumer Psychology 20  PY 420: Applied Special Topics in Psychology
PSY 1004  Cognitive Psychology  10  PY 222: Cognitive Psychology 
PSY 1005  Sensation & Perception  10  PY 333: Sensation and Perception
PSY 2003  Social Psychology  10  PY 201: Social Psychology 
PSY 2004  Individual Differences  10  300-Level Elective  2
PSY 3001  Evolution & Behavior  10  400 Level Elective 
PSY 2016  Abnormal Psychology & Psychiatry  10  PY 202: Psychopathology  1
PSY 3008  Art, Mind, & Brain  10  PY 420: Applied Special Topics in Psychology 
PSY 1002  Developmental & Social Psychology  10  200 Level elective 
PSY 2001  Developmental Psychology  10  PS 244: Life Span Development 
PSY 3030 Forensic Psychology  10  PY 300 Level elective 
PSY 2002  Perception  10  PY 333: Sensation and Perception  
PSY 3013  Eating Disorders  10  PY 420: Applied Special Topics in Psychology 
PSY 1003  Evolution and Genetics for Psychologist  10  PY 412: Evolutionary Psychology 
PSY 1006  Instinct, Learning and Motivation  10  200 Level elective 
PSY 1008  Personality and Abnormal Psychology  10  200 Level elective 
PSY 2006  Comparative Cognition  10  300-Level elective 
PSY 2007  Biological Psychology: Sex, Drugs, Rhythms and Blues  10  PY 331: Biopsychology 
PSY 3002  Evolutionary Psychology  10  PY 412: Evolutionary Psychology 
PSY 3009  Co-operation  10  300 Level elective 
PSY 3016  Sex and human Nature  10  PY 420: applied Special Topics in Psychology  
PSY 3018  The Damaged Brain  10  PY 332: Human Neuropsychology  1
PSY 3020  Face Perception  10  300 Level elective 

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Sociology

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SOC 1029  Doing Sociology  10x2  SC 100 Level (Social science core) 
SOC 1027  Comparing Cultures  20  SC 100 Level/SC 104 Core: Cultural Anthropology  

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Speech Pathology

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SPE 1030  Research Methods in Practice 1  10  Speech Pathology Elective 
SPE 2043  Brain and Behaviour 2  20  Speech Pathology Elective 
SPE 1035  Speech and Language Development  20  SP 207: Speech and Language Development 
SPE 2040  Research Methods in Practice 2  10  Speech Pathology Elective 
SPE 1031  Brain and Behaviour 1  20  Speech Pathology Elective  Full year 

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Theology

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
HSS 2004  The Art of Theological Reflection  10  TH 200-Level 
 HSS 2204 The Art of Theological Reflection 10 TH 200-Level  2

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Writing

Newcastle#  Course Title  Credits  Loyola Equivalent  Semester 
SEL 1007  The Nature of Language  10 WR 310: The Power of Grammar: Language, Usage, and Style
SEL1029 Language Across Space 20 WR 300 elective 1
 SEL 3319 The Speilberg Generation 20 WR 344 2

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