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Nanyang Business School: Undergraduate Programmes


Course Catalogue
(Semester Course Offering)

NOTE: Courses with * are not opened to exchange students - please click here for course selection guide.

SEMESTER 1 AND 2 AY2019 (subject to change)

Course Code Course Name AUs Pre-requisites
Course Type
Division
Core/Ger-Core^ Specialisation
PE
UE GER- PE 2nd Spec Core/Elective
*AB0301 Legal & Ethical Issues in Sustainability 3 NIL

-

-

-

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core -(ES)

For NBS only

 

-
BL
Communication Management Fundamentals
2
NIL
GER-Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE
-
-
-
LMO
AB0602^ Communication Management Strategies
4
AB0601 GER-Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE
-
-
-
LMO
*AB0603 Business Gone Green: Managerial Issues 3 Co-Req:
GC0001
_ - -

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core -(ES)

For NBS only

- SIE

AB0901^
(AY17 & before batches)

Principles of Economics: A Singapore Perspective

3

NIL

GER-Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS,BCG/BCE, MSB, EGBM


- - -

Econs Student with 2nd major in Business

SSS

AB0901
(AY18 & after batches)

Principles of Economics: A Singapore Perspective

3

NIL Core: ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE, MSB, EGBM - - -

Econs Student with 2nd major in Business

SSS
*AB1000
(AY18 & before batches)
Career Foundation I 1 NIL ACBS, BUS, ACC, BCG/BCE - - - - CS

*AB1001
(AY19 & after batches)

Career Foundations

1

NIL ACBS, BUS, ACC, BCG/BCE - - -

-

CS

*AB1002
(AY19 & after batches)

Career Readiness

1

AB1000 ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE - - -

-

CS
*AB2000
(AY18 & before batches)
Career Foundation II 1 AB1000 (AY18 & before) ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE - - - - CS
*AB1201 Financial Management
3
NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE, MSB - All -

Econs Student with 2nd major in Business

BAF
*AB1202 Statistics & Analysis

3

NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -
All
-

Econs Student with 2nd major in Business

BAF

AB1301^
(AY18 & after batches)

Business Law 3 NIL

GER-Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE, MSB

- All -

Econs students with 2nd Major in Business

BL

AB1301(AY17 & before batches)

Business Law 3 NIL

Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG,BCE, MSB


- All -

Econs students with 2nd Major in Business

BL
*AB1401 Technological Innovations and Developments
3
Co-req: AB1402 ACC, BUS, ACBS, MSB MATHs

All

-

Econs students with 2nd Major in Business

ITOM
*AB1402 Foundational Excel (Online) 1 Co-Req:
AB1401
ACC, BUS, ACBS MATHS Only for students with 2nd major in business - - ITOM
AB1501 Marketing 3 NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE, MSB - All,
MSB
-

Econs students with 2nd Major in Business

MKT
AB1601 Organisational Behaviour & Design
3
NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, MSB, BCG/BCE -
All
MSB
-
Econs students with 2nd Major in Business
LMO
AB3601 Strategic Management
4

AB1601 & AB1501

ACC, BUS, ACBS,
BCG/BCE
-
All except NBS, BCG/BCE
-
Econs students with 2nd Major in Business
SIE
AB9101 Business Valuation: From Theory to Practice 3 AC1102, AD1101 - - All - - ACC
AB9102 Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation 3 AC1102, AD1101 - - All - ACFA ACC
AB9601 Negotiate to Get What You Want: Strategy and Practice 4 NIL, However proficiency in English is essential BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS All - - LMO
AB9602 Leadership in Organisations

4

NIL

Mutually exclusive with BU8642

BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS NBS only
-
-
LMO

AB8401
(AY17 and before batches)

Decision-Making with Programming and Data Analytics 3 NIL - - Non-BA & Non-ACFA
NBS students only
- - ITOM
*AC1101(AY18 & before batches)
Accounting I 4 NIL ACC, ACBS -

-

-

-

ACC
*AC1102 Accounting II 4 AC1101 ACC, ACBS - - - - ACC
*AC1103
(AY19 & after batches)
Accounting I 4 NIL ACC, ACBS - - - - ACC

*AC2101
(AY13 & before batches)

Accounting Recognition and Measurement 4 AC1102 ACC,ACBS -

-

- -
ACC

*AC3104
(AY14 & after batches)

Risk Management & Advanced Auditing 4

Pre-req:
AC2104

Co-req:
AC2401,
AC2101

ACC, ACBS - - - - ACC

*AC2105

Accounting for Decision Making & Control 4 AC1101 ACC, ACBS - - - - ACC
*AC2301
(AY13 & before batches)
Principles of Taxation
4
AC1101 ACC,ACBS BAF All except ACC, ACBS

-

Elective (BL) BL
*AC2301
(AY14 & after batches)
Principles of Taxation
4
AC1103 (ACC students)
AD1101 (BUS students)
ACC,ACBS BAF All except ACC, ACBS

-

Elective (BL) BL
*AC2302 Company Law & Corporate Governance 4 AB1301 ACC, ACBS, MSB

BEC: BUS

All except ACC, ACBS

-

Core (BL-BUS)
2nd spec course code AC2312
BL
*AC2401

Accounting Information Systems

4
AB1401 ACC, ACBS - All -

-

ITOM

*AC2104
(AY14 & after batches)

Assurance & Auditing 4 AC1102 ACC, ACBS -

-

- - ACC
*AC3102 Risk Reporting & Analysis 4 AC2101 ACC, ACBS -

-

- - ACC
*AC3103 Accounting Analysis and Equity Valuation 4 AC2101 ACC, ACBS -

-

- - ACC
*AD1101 Financial Accounting 4 NIL BUS,
BCG/BCE, MSB, EGBM
-

Only for Econs Students with 2nd major

-

-

ACC

*AD2101

Management Accounting 4 AD1101 BUS, MSB, EGBM,
BCG/BCE
-

Only for Econs Students with 2nd major

-

-

ACC
BE1401 Business Operations and Process 4 NIL BUS, ACBS, MSB, EGBM,
MATH-BA,
MS-ITG
- All AY19 & after: GER-PE(BM) ACC

-

ITOM
BE2501 International Business Environment 4 AB0901

BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS except MKG

BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS except MKG All except MKG - - SIE
BE2601 Management Principles, Skills and Competencies
4
AB1601
BUS, ACBS, ACBS
- All

-

- LMO
BF2201 Investments
4
AB1201 or
BU8201 (B+) for Minor in Finance students only or RE8005
BAF, PBL
ACBS(BAF), EGBM

AY18 & after:
ITT, ACBS(ITT)

All

-

Elective (BF)

BAF
BF2206 Wealth Management 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) AWM,
ACBS(AWM)
BAF, PBL
ACBS(BAF)
ALL - - BAF
BF2207 International Finance
4

AB1201 or RE8005 or BU8201(B+)

BAF, ITT
ACBS(BAF), EGBM
AWM, BAF, PBL All - Elective (BF) BAF
BF2209 Derivative Securities 4

BF2201

Mutually exclusive with BR2204

ITP, ACBS(ITP),
EGBM(ITP)

BAF, AWM, PBL
ACBS(BAF)
All - Elective (BF) BAF
*BF2301 International Tax & Trading Law 3 NIL ITP, ACBS(ITP), EGBM(ITP) - - - - BAF
BF3201 Corporate Finance & Strategy
4
AB1201 or RE8005 or BU8201(B+)

AY14-AY15: BAF, PBL
AY15-AY17:ITT

AWM

AY18 & after: BAF, ITT, PBL
All - Elective (BF) BAF
BF3203 Equity Securities 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) - BAF, PBL
ACBS(BAF)
All - Elective (BF) BAF
BF3204 Financial Modelling 4 BF2201 - BAF, AWM, PBL
ACBS(BAF)
All - Elective (BF) BAF
*BF3211 Commodities Trading & Risk Management 4 NIL ITP, ACBS(ITP)

AY17 & before: EGBM(ITP)
- - - - BAF
BF3214 Commodities Trading 2 NIL

ITP, ACBS(ITP),

AY18 & after: EGBM(ITP)

- All - Elective (BF) BAF
BF2217 Commodity Markets 3 NIL AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP),
EGBM(ITP)
- Only for students with 2nd major in business (ITP)

Minor in ITP

- Elective (BF) BAF
BH3603 Cultural Intelligence at Work 4

AB1601

Mutually exclusive with BU8641

MSB(AY15 & before) HRC, ACBS(HRC) NBS Only - Elective (HRC) LMO
BM2501 Market Behaviour
4
AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except MKG - Core (MKG) MKT
BM2502 Market Intelligence 4 AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except MKG - Core (MKG)

MKT

BM2506 Digital Marketing: Connecting with Customers in Today's World 4 - - MKG, ACBS (MKG) All - -

MKT

BM3507 The Global Marketer - Marketing to the World
4
AB1501 MKG, ACBS(MKG) - All except MKG, ACBS (MKG) - Core (MKG)
MKT
BU8201 Business Finance
3
NIL Minor in Finance - Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students - BAF
BU8301 Fundamentals of Business Law 3 NIL MS

-

Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students -
BL
*BU8341 Practical Ethics: Thinking About Right & Wrong 3 NIL - - All GER-PE(LA) -
BL
BU8401 Management Decision Tools
3
NIL -

-

Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students - ITOM
BU8501 Marketing for the 21st Century
3
NIL - - Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students - MKT
BU8502 Marketing Communications: An Integrated Approach 3 NIL - - Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students - MKT
BU8542 Social Marketing - Making the world a better place 3 NIL - - All GER-PE(LA) -
MKT
BU8544 Marketing Health: Consumers' Pursuit of Wellness 3 NIL - - All GER-PE(LA) - MKT
BU8601 Fundamentals of Management 3

NIL

MS
-
Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students
-
LMO
BU8641 Cultural Intelligence: How to be an Explorer of the world 3

NIL

mutually exclusive with BH3603

- - Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE (LA) for non-NBS students - LMO
BU8642 Leadership in the 21st Century 3

NIL

Mutually exclusive with AB9602

- - Yes for non-NBS students GER-PE(LA) for non-NBS students - LMO

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SEMESTER 1 AY2019 (subject to change)

Course Code Course Name AUs Pre-requisites
Course Type
Division
Core/Ger-Core^ Specialisation
PE
UE GER-PE 2nd Spec Core/Elective
AB0502 Managing Sustainability 3 Co-Req:
GC0001
- - -

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core (ES)

For NBS only

- MKT
*BA2202 Mathematics of Finance
4
NIL ACS, ACBS (ACS) - All - - BAF
*BA2203 Statistical Modelling
4
AB1202 ACS, ACBS(ACS) - All - - BAF
*BA3201 Life Contingencies & Demography
4
BA2204 ACS, ACBS(ACS) - All - - BAF
*BA3203 Actuarial Aspects of Asset Valuation
4
BA2204 ACS, ACBS(ACS)

-

All - - BAF
*BC0401^
(AY18 & after batches)
Programming for Business Analytics 3 NIL GER-Core:
BA, ACBS(BA), ACFA, ACFE/BUFE
- -

-

- ITOM
*BC0401
(AY17 & before batches)
Programming for Business Analytics 3 NIL - - BA, ACFA, ACFE/BUFE

GER-PE (STS) BA, ACFA, ACFE/BUFE

- ITOM
*BC2402 Designing & Developing Databases
4

NIL

BA, ACBS(BA)

MATHs,
BCG/BCE

All except BA, IT, ACBS (BA, IT), BCG/BCE - ACFA
Core(BA)

ITOM

*BC2406 Analytics I: Visual and Predictive Techniques 4

AB1202, or
CE1011/CZ1011
CS2400

BA, ACBS(BA) MATHs,
BCG/BCE
All except BA, IT, ACBS (BA, IT), BCG/BCE - ACFA Core(BA) ITOM
BC3405 Lean Operations & Analytics 4 AB1202, or
CE1011/CZ1011
CS2400
- BUS(BA), BUS(IT), ACBS(BA), ACBS(IT), EGBM-BA All - - ITOM

*BF2101
(AY16 & after batches)

Financial Statement Analysis 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) - BAF, PBL All except ACBS - - ACC

*BF2101
(AY15 & before batches)

Financial Statement Analysis 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) BAF, PBL - All except BAF & PBL - - ACC
BF2213 Introduction to Compliance 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) -

BAF, PBL, AWM
ACBS(BAF), ACBS(PBL)

AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP)

All - - BAF
BF3207 Alternative Investments 4 AB1201 or RE8005, BF2201(BF215),
BU8201 (B+) - for Minor in Finance students only
- BAF, PBL, AWM
ACBS(BAF), ACBS(AWM)
All - Electives (BF) BAF
BH2601 Strategic HR Management & Consulting
4
AB1601, AB1202 -
HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
Core(HRC)

LMO
BH2603 Talent Sourcing & Acquisition
4
AB1601, AB1202 -
HRC, ACBS (HRC)
All
-
Elective(HRC)

LMO
BH3601 Talent Development & Management
4
AB1601, BH2601 -
HRC, ACBS (HRC)
All
-
Elective(HRC) LMO
BL9301 / BL9311 Law of Commercial Transactions 4 NIL

BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS

BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS

Course code: BL9311

All - Core(BL)
BL
BL9304 / BL9314 Negotiation & Dispute Resolution 4 AB1301 BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS

BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS

Course code: BL9314

All - Elective(BL)
BL
BM2505 Marketing Channels 4 AB1501 - MKG, ACBS(MKG) All - - MKT
BM2507 Marketing Analytics 4 AB1202 - MKG,
ACBS (MKG)
All - - MKT
BM3506 Strategic Brand Management 4 AB1501 - MKG, ACBS(MKG) All - -
MKT
*BR2201 Risk Modelling 4 AB1202 RMI, ACBS(RMI) - - - - BAF
*BR2202 Insurance Law and Regulations 4 AB1301 or BU8301 RMI, ACBS(RMI) - All - - BAF
*BR3207 Cyber Risk Managment and Insurance 4 AB1202, AB1401 -

RMI,
ACBS(RMI)

Minor in RMI - - BAF
*BR3208 Operational Risk Management 4 BR2202 - RMI,
ACBS(RMI)
Minor in RMI - - BAF
BT2403 Service Operations Management 4 NIL THM, ACBS(THM) BA, IT, ACBS(BA), ACBS(IT), BCE/BCG All - - ITOM
BU8101 Accounting: A User Perspective 3 NIL MS - Yes for non-NBS students

GER-PE (BM) for non-NBS students

- ACC
BU9201 Investments 3 AB1201 or BU8201(B+) - - Yes for non-NBS students - - BAF

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SEMESTER 2 AY2019 (subject to change)

Course Code Course Name AUs Pre-requisites
Course Type
Division
Core/Ger-Core^ Specialisation
PE
UE GER-PE 2nd Spec Core/Elective
*BA2201 Actuarial Economics
3
AB0901 ACS, ACBS (ACS) - All - - BAF
*BA2204 Models 4

AB1202

ACS, ACBS (ACS) - All - - BAF
*BA2205 Actuarial Computing
4

AB1201, AB1202

-

-

All - - BAF
*BA3202 Actuarial Statistics
4

AB1202 & BA2203 OR MTH351 & MTH353

ACS, ACBS (ACS)

MATH-STAT students only

All - - BAF
*BA3204 Actuarial Management
4
AB1202,
AB103,
HE1004/HE1005
/MH2814
-
 

ACS, ACBS(ACS)

All - - BAF
*BC2407 Analytics II: Advanced Predictive Techniques 4 AB1202, BC2406,
or
CE1011/CZ1011
CS2400
ACBS(BA), BA BCG/BCE All - Core (BA) ITOM
BC2408 Supply Chain Analytics 4 BE1401 - BA, ACBS(BA), BCG/BCE - - - ITOM
BC3402 Financial Service Processes & Analytics 4

AB1201

BCG/BCE: CSC101, CZ1002,
CE1002

- BA, ACBS (BA, BAF), BCG/BCE, MATHs All except BCG, BCE -

Elective (IT)

ITOM
*BC3406 Business Analytics Consulting 4

Pre-req:
AB1202, BC2402, BC2406

Co-req:
BC2407

- BA,
ACBS(BA)
- - - ITOM
*BC3408 Decision Modelling & Analytics 4 NIL - BA,
ACBS(BA),
BCG/BCE
All except BCG, BCE - - ITOM
*BC3409 AI in Accounting & Finance 4 NIL - BA,
ACBS(BA),
BCG/BCE
All except BCG, BCE - ACFA ITOM
BE2502 Innovation Marketing 4 NIL BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS All -

-

MKT
*BE3201 Entrepreneurial Finance 4 AB1201; or BU8201(B+) BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS All -

-

BAF
BF2100 Ethics in the Investment Preofession 1 NIL

AY18 & after:
BAF, PBL, ITT, AWM,
ACBS(BAF,PBL,ITT & AWM)

- - - - BAF
BF2202 Mathematical Methods of Finance 4 AB1202 - BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL) All - - BAF
BF2210 Risk Management of Financial Institutions 4 AB1202 & BF2201 - BAF, ACBS(BAF) All - Elective (BF) BAF
*BF2211 Global Financial Markets 4 NIL PBL, ACBS(PBL) - All - - BAF
*BF2212 Investment Products 4 BF2201 PBL, ACBS(PBL)
- - - - BAF
BF2214 Financial Technologies in Investment Management 4 AB1201 - BAF, ACBS(BAF) All - - BAF
*BF3202 Fixed Income Securities
4
AB1201 &
BF2201
- BAF, ACBS(BAF) All - Elective (BF) BAF
*BF3209 Portfolio Management & Analysis 4 BF2212 PBL, ACBS(PBL) - - - - BAF
*BF3210 Issues in Global Financial Markets 4 BF2211, BF2212 PBL, ACBS(PBL) - - - - BAF
*BF4001 Industry Seminar 1 NIL ITP, ACBS(ITT), EGBM(ITG) - Only for students with 2nd major in business - - BAF
*BH2602 Total Rewards Management
4
AB1601, AB1202 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
Elective (HRC)
LMO
BH2604 Managing & Consulting through Research
4
AB1601, AB1202 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
Elective (HRC)
LMO
BH3301 Employment Law 4 AB1301 -

HRC, ACBS (HRC)

All - Elective(HRC, BL)
BL
BH3602 HR Technologies, Metrics & Performance Management
4
BH2601, BH2602 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
Elective (HRC)
LMO
BH3604 Managing Organisational Change 4 AB1601 BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS - - - LMO
*BR2204 Introduction to Financial Risk Management 4 BR2201

Mutually exclusive with BF2209, BU9226
- RMI, ACBS(RMI) All - - BAF
*BR2205 Insurance Practice 4 NIL - RMI, ACBS(RMI) All - - BAF
BR3203 Principles of Enterprise Risk Management 4 BR2201 - RMI, ACBS(RMI) All - - BAF
BR3204 Property and Liability Insurance 4 BR2202 - RMI, ACBS(RMI) All - - BAF
BR3209 Computing for Risk Management & Insurance Practices 4 AB1201 & AB1202 - RMI, ACBS(RMI) All - - BAF
BL9302 Law of Intellectual Property & New Media 4 - - BEC:
BUS, ACBS
All - Elective (BL)
BL
BL9305 Advanced Taxation 4 AC2301 - - All - Elective (BL) (for ACC only)
BL
BM2503 Market Relationships 4 AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except MKG - Core (MKG)

MKT

BM2504 Integrated Marketing Communications: A Global Perspective 4 NIL - MKG,
ACBS (MKG)
All - - MKT
BM3501 Marketing Strategy 4

AB1501

- MKG, ACBS(MKG) All - - MKT

BM3503

Retail Management

4
AB1501 - MKG, ACBS(MKG) All - -
MKT
BU8241 Money 101
3
NIL - -

All

GER-PE (LA)

- BAF
BU8644 Smarter Brain? The Science of Decision Making 3 NIL - - All GER-PE(LA) - LMO
BU8545 Consumer Neuroscience: How brain science is informing 3 NIL - - All GER-PE(LA) - MKT
BU9302 Law of Intellectual Property & New Media 3 - - - Yes for non-NBS students

-

-
BL

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LEGEND:

Name of Programmes

ACC
BUS
ACBS

– Bachelor of Accountancy
– Bachelor of Business
– Double Degree (Accountancy & Business)

Other Programmes

ACFE
BUFE
ACFA

ACSC
BUSC
BCE
BCG
CSBM
EGBM
MSB
MS

– Bachelor of Accountancy & Master of Science in Financial Eng
– Bachelor of Business & Master of Science in Financial Eng
– Bachelor of Accountancy with 2nd Specialisation in Predictive & Forensic Analytics
– Bachelor of Accountancy with Minor in Strategic Communication
– Bachelor of Business with Minor in Strategic Communication
– Double Degree (Business & Computer Engineering)
– Double Degree (Business & Computing)
– Communication Studies with a Second Major in Business
– Engineering with a Second Major in Business
– Bachelor of Science (Maritime Studies) with Business Major
– Bachelor of Science (Maritime Studies)

Business Specialisations

ACS
AWM
BA
BAF
PBL
ITP
HRC
MKG
RMI
THM

–  Actuarial Science
–  Applied Wealth Management
–  Business Analytics
–  Banking & Finance
- Problem-Based Learning
- International Trading Programme
–  Human Resource Consulting
–  Marketing
–  Risk Management & Insurance
–  Tourism & Hospitality Management