NYU Steinhardt

The Social Studies Curriculum: World History

  • Course Number: SOCED-GE 2048
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: This required course for social studies majors introduces major models of teaching world history consistent with the National Standards for World History. Organization & conceptualization of world history is stressed including urbanization, nomadic invasions, cross-cultural interactions, empires, and major religious & philosophical world views. Emphasis on significant models & interpretations of world history.
  • Old Course Number: E23.2048