NYU Steinhardt

Learning and the Meaning of Life

  • Course Number: PHED-UE 0010
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: What is the most important thing to which I should be devoting my life? This course explores the existential concerns animating questions like this, ones that inspire our lifelong, liberal learning. It focuses on classic works in Western philosophy, literature, & film & examines them as texts of education. Class meetings will be devoted to a mix of lecture & discussion. Liberal Arts Core/CORE Equivalent - satisfies the requirement for Texts & Ideas
  • Old Course Number: E50.0010