NYU Steinhardt

Global History, Geography, and the Social Studies

  • Course Number: SOCED-UE 1800
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Surveys central themes, institutions, & events in world history. Emphasis is on cross-cultural syncretism, economic interaction, the growth of universal religions, & geographical perspectives on key historical issues. Regionalism will be explored & the impact of modern economic developments, technology, & worldwide ideologies examined. Combines historical with geographical analysis, introducing cultural & physical geography as tools for studying & teaching world history.
  • Old Course Number: E23.1800