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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/2nd Spec PE
UE GER- PE
*AB0301 Legal & Ethical Issues in Sustainability 3 NIL

-

-

-

NBS only

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core -(ES)

BL
AB0502 Managing Sustainability 3 Co-Req:
GC0001
- - -

NBS only

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core (ES)

MKT
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
- - -

NBS only

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core -(ES)

SIE

AB0901^
(AY17 & before batches)

Principles of Economics: A Singapore Perspective

3

NIL

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


- ECBU - SSS

AB0901
(AY18 & after batches)

Principles of Economics: A Singapore Perspective

3

NIL Core: ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE - - - SSS

*AB1002

Career Readiness

1

Co-req: AB1001

AY19 & after: ACC, BUS, ACBS

AY18 & after: BCG/BCE

- - - CS
*AB2000 Career Foundation II 1 AB1000 or AB1001

AY18 & before: ACC, BUS, ACBS

AY17 & before: BCG/BCE

- - - CS
*AB1201 Financial Management
3
NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -

All, CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

- BAF
*AB1202 Statistics & Analysis

3

NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -

All, ECBU

- BAF

AB1301^
(AY18 & after students)

Business Law 3 NIL

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

-

All, CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

- BL

AB1301
(AY17 & before students)

Business Law 3 NIL

Core:
ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG,BCE


-

All, CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

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

All, ECBU, MATH-BA

-

ITOM
*AB1402 Foundational Excel (Online) 1 Co-Req:
AB1401
ACC, BUS, ACBS MATH ECBU, MATH-BA - ITOM
AB1501 Marketing 3 NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -

All, CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

- MKT
AB1601 Organisational Behaviour & Design
3
NIL ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -

All, CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

- LMO
AB3601 Strategic Management
4

AB1501 & AB1601

ACC, BUS, ACBS, BCG/BCE -

All except NBS, BCG/BCE; ECBU

-
SIE
AB9101 Business Valuation: From Theory to Practice 3 AC1102 or AD1101 - - All - ACC
AB9102 Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation 3 AC1102 or AD1101 - - All - 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
*AC1103 Accounting I (previously AC1101 for AY18 & before) 4 NIL ACC, ACBS - - - ACC
*AC1104 Accounting II (previously AC1102 for AY18 & before) 4 AC1103 ACC, ACBS - - - ACC

*AC2101

Accounting Recognition and Measurement 4 AC1102 ACC, ACBS -

-

-
ACC

*AC2104

Assurance & Auditing 4 AC1102 ACC, ACBS -

-

- ACC

*AC2105

Accounting for Decision Making & Control 4 AC1101 ACC, ACBS - - - ACC
*AC2301 Principles of Taxation
4
AC1101 (ACC students);
AD1101 (BUS students)
ACC,ACBS BAF, PBL All

-

BL
*AC2302 Company Law & Corporate Governance 4 AB1301 ACC, ACBS

BEC: BUS

All

-

BL
AC2401

Accounting Information Systems

4
AB1401 ACC, ACBS - All - ITOM
*AC3102 Risk Reporting & Analysis 4 AC2101 ACC, ACBS -

-

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

-

- ACC

*AC3104

Risk Management & Advanced Auditing 4

Pre-req:
AC2104

Co-req:
AC2101, AC2401

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

CSBU, ECBU, EGBM, MSB

- ACC

*AD2101

Management Accounting 4 AD1101 BUS, BCG/BCE -

ECBU

- ACC
BE1401 Business Operations and Process 4 NIL BUS, ACBS, MATH-BA - All, CSBU, EGBM, MSB

AY19 & after: ACC: GER-PE(BM)

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
BE2502 Innovation Marketing 4 AB1501 or BU8501 BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS All - MKT
BE2601 Management Principles, Skills and Competencies
4
AB1601
BUS, ACBS, ACBS
- All

-

LMO

*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
BF2201 Investments
4
AB1201 or RE8005 or BU8201 (B+)

AWM, BAF, PBL
ACBS(BAF)

AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS (ITP)

AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP)

All

Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

AY17 & before: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

-

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

AB1201 or RE8005 or BU8201(B+)

AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS (ITP)

AY15 & before: BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

AWM

AY16 & after: BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

AY18 & after: ITP

All

AY17 & before: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

- BAF
BF2209 Derivative Securities 4

BF2201

Mutually exclusive with BR2204

AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS (ITP)

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

AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP)

All

Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

AY17 & before: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

- BAF
*BF2217 Commodity Markets 3 NIL AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP)
-

AY18 & after: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

Minor in ITP

- BAF
*BF2301 International Tax & Trading Law 3 NIL AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS (ITP) - AY17 & before: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP) - BAF
BF3201 Corporate Finance & Strategy
4
AB1201 or RE8005 or BU8201(B+)

AY14-AY15: BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS (ITP)

AWM

AY16 & after: BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

AY18 & after: BAF, ITP

All - BAF
BF3203 Equity Securities 4 AB1201 or BU8201(B+) - BAF, PBL,
ACBS(BAF, PBL)
All - BAF
BF3204 Financial Modelling 4 BF2201 - AWM, BAF, PBL,
ACBS(AWM, BAF, PBL)

All, Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

- BAF
*BF3214 Commodities Trading 2 NIL

AY18 & after: ITP, ACBS(ITP)

-

All

AY18 & after: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

Minor in ITP

- BAF
*BF4001 Industry Seminar 1 NIL ITP, ACBS(ITP) -

EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

Minor in ITP

- BAF
BH3603 Cultural Intelligence at Work 4

AB1601

Mutually exclusive with BU8641 & BU8643

- HRC, ACBS(HRC) NBS Only - LMO
BM2501 Market Behaviour
4
AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except MKG - MKT
BM2502 Market Intelligence 4 AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except 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 -
MKT
BU8201 Business Finance
3
NIL - -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business; Minor in Finance (SPMS only); Minor in RMI

Non-NBS students: GER-PE (BM) BAF
BU8301 Fundamentals of Business Law 3 NIL MS

-

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

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

-

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

Non-NBS students: GER-PE (BM) ITOM
BU8501 Marketing for the 21st Century
3
NIL - -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

Non-NBS students: GER-PE (BM) MKT
BU8502 Marketing Communications: An Integrated Approach 3 NIL - -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

Non-NBS students: GER-PE (BM) 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, MATH-BA
-

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

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

NIL

mutually exclusive with BH3603

- - Non-NBS students Non-NBS students: GER-PE (LA) LMO
BU8642 Leadership in the 21st Century 3

NIL

Mutually exclusive with AB9602

- - Non-NBS students Non-NBS students: GER-PE (LA) 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/2nd Specialisation PE
UE GER-PE

*AB1001

Career Foundations

1

NIL

AY19 & after: ACC, BUS, ACBS

AY18 & after: BCG/BCE

- - - CS

AB8401

Decision-Making with Programming and Data Analytics 3 NIL - -

NBS only (AY17 & before): Non-BA & Non-ACFA

NBS only (AY17 & before): Non-BA & Non-ACFA: GER-PE(STS)

ITOM
*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

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

ITOM
*BC2402 Designing & Developing Databases
4

NIL

BA, ACBS(BA)

Spec PE: MATH,
BCG/BCE

2nd Spec PE: ACFA

All except BA, ACBS (BA), BCG/BCE; MATH-BA -

ITOM

*BC2406 Analytics I: Visual and Predictive Techniques 4

AB1202 or CE1011/CZ1011 or CS2400

BA, ACBS(BA)

Spec PE: MATH,
BCG/BCE

2nd Spec PE: ACFA

All except BA, ACBS (BA), BCG/BCE - ITOM
BC3405 Lean Operations & Analytics 4 AB1202 or CE1011/CZ1011 or CS2400 - BUS(BA), ACBS(BA), BCG/BCE All - ITOM
BF2213 Introduction to Compliance 4 AB1201 or BU8201(B+) -

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

AY18 & after:
ITP, ACBS(ITP)

All - BAF
BF3207 Alternative Investments 4 BF2201 - AWM, BAF, PBL, ACBS(AWM, BAF, PBL)

All; Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

- BAF
*BF3211 Commodities Trading & Risk Management 4 NIL AY17 & before: ITP, ACBS(ITP) - AY17 & before: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP) - BAF
BH2601 Strategic HR Management & Consulting
4
AB1202 & AB1601 -
HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
LMO
BH2603 Talent Sourcing & Acquisition
4
AB1202 & AB1601 -
HRC, ACBS (HRC)
All
-
LMO
BH3601 Talent Development & Management
4
AB1601 & BH2601 -
HRC, ACBS (HRC)
All
-
LMO
BL9301 Law of Commercial Transactions 4 NIL

BEC(AY13 & before): BUS, ACBS

BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS

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

BEC(AY14 & after): BUS, ACBS

All -
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 except RMI

Minor in RMI

- 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, ACBS(BA), BCE/BCG All, MATH-BA - ITOM
BU8101 Accounting: A User Perspective 3 NIL MS -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

Non-NBS students: GER-PE (BM)

ACC
BU9201 Investments 3 BU8201(B+) - -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

- 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/2nd Specialisation PE
UE GER-PE
AB0501 Green Marketing 3

Pre-req: AB1501

Co-Req:
GC0001

- - -

NBS only

AY14 & after: GER-PE (BM)

AY13 & before: GER-Core (ES)

MKT
AB0403 Decision-Making with Programming and Data Analytics 3 NIL

NBS only (AY18 & after:
Non-BA, Non-ACFA & Non-ACFE/BUFE

- - - ITOM
*BA2201 Actuarial Economics
3
AB0901 ACS, ACBS (ACS) - All - BAF
*BA2204 Models 4

AB1202

ACS, ACBS (ACS) - All - BAF
*BA3202 Actuarial Statistics
4

AB1202 & BA2203 or MH3500 & MH3511

ACS, ACBS (ACS)

MATH-STAT students only

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

AB1201

BCG/BCE: CZ1002,
CE1002

- BA, ACBS (BA, BAF), BCG/BCE, MATH All, SPMS-BA - ITOM
*BC3406 Business Analytics Consulting 4

Pre-req:
AB1202, BC2402, BC2406

Co-req:
BC2407

- BA, ACBS(BA), BCG/BCE - - ITOM
*BC3408 Decision Modelling & Analytics 4 NIL - BA,
ACBS(BA),
BCG/BCE
All - ITOM
*BC3409 AI in Accounting & Finance 4 NIL -

Spec PE: BA,
ACBS(BA),
BCG/BCE

2nd Spec PE: ACFA

All - ITOM
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, ITP, AWM,
ACBS(AWM, BAF, ITP, PBL)

- - - BAF
BF2202 Mathematical Methods of Finance 4 AB1202 - BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL) All - BAF
BF2210 Risk Management of Financial Institutions 4

AB1201, AB1202 & BF2201 or AB1202, BF2201 & RE8005

- BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

All; Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

- BAF
*BF2211 Global Financial Markets 4 NIL PBL, ACBS(PBL)

BAF, ACBS(BAF)

AY18 & after: ITP, ACBS(ITP)

All - BAF
*BF2212 Investment Products 4 BF2201 PBL, ACBS(PBL)
BAF, ACBS(BAF - - BAF
*BF2214 Financial Technologies in Investment Management 4 AB1201 - BAF, ACBS(BAF) All - BAF
BF3202 Fixed Income Securities
4
AB1201 &
BF2201 or RE8005 & BF2201
- BAF, PBL, ACBS(BAF, PBL)

All; Minor in Finance (SPMS only)

- BAF
*BF3209 Portfolio Management & Analysis 4 BF2212 PBL, ACBS(PBL) - - - BAF
*BF3210 Issues in Global Financial Markets 4 BF2211, BF2212 PBL, ACBS(PBL) - - - BAF
*BF3213 Enterprise Risk Management in Commodity Markets 2 NIL AY18 & after: ITP, ACBS(ITP) -

All

AY18 & after: EGBM (ITP), MSB (ITP), MS (ITP)

Minor in ITP

- BAF
*BH2602 Total Rewards Management
4
AB1202 & AB1601 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
LMO
BH2604 Managing & Consulting through Research
4
AB1202 & AB1601 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
LMO
BH3301 Employment Law 4 AB1301 -

HRC, ACBS (HRC)

All -
BL
BH3602 HR Technologies, Metrics & Performance Management
4
BH2601 & BH2602 - HRC, ACBS(HRC)
All
-
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, Minor in RMI

- BAF
*BR2205 Insurance Practice 4 NIL - RMI, ACBS(RMI)

All, Minor in RMI

- BAF
BR3204 Property and Liability Insurance 4 BR2202 - RMI, ACBS(RMI)

All, Minor in RMI

- 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 -
BL
BL9305 Advanced Taxation 4 AC2301 - - All -
BL
BM2503 Market Relationships 4 AB1501 MKG, ACBS (MKG) - All except 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
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 - - -

Non-NBS students

Minor in Business

-

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
ECBU
EGBM
MSB
MS

– Bachelor of Accountancy & Master of Science in Financial Engineering
– Bachelor of Business & Master of Science in Financial Engineering
– 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 Second Major in Business
– Economics with Second Major in Business
– Engineering with Second Major in Business
– Bachelor of Science (Maritime Studies) with Second Major in Business
– Bachelor of Science (Maritime Studies)

Business Specialisations

ACS
AWM
BA
BAF
PBL
ITP
HRC
MKG
RMI

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