Navigate Up
Sign In

Login to ...

A-Z Index
Home > Academics > General Education > Aproved2
General Education

Image of QC Clock Tower
Approved Perspectives Courses

Perspectives courses teach Core Areas of Knowledge and Inquiry (RL, CV, AP, NS, NS-L, SS) and Global Contexts (US, ET, WC, PI), and are therefore taken by students early on in their undergraduate experience, before they complete 60 credits.The courses below have been approved as Perspectives courses as of 01/31/12.

Please note that this table can be filtered and sorted and that clicking a course takes you to the justification documents page for each course.

List of Perspectives courses being offered: Fall 2013 | Spring 2013 | Summer I 2013 | Summer II 2013|

Abbreviations and past offerings can be found below the table


       Approved Perspectives Courses

      A&HARTARTH 220: Renaissance Art and the Birth of ModernityAPETPI
      A&HCMALCLAS 150: Greek and Latin Classics in TranslationRLETPI
      A&HCMLITCMLIT 101W: Global Literatures IRLWCPI
      A&HENGLENGL 251: British Literature Survey IRLETPI
      SOCANTHANTH 101: Introduction to Cultural AnthropologySSWCPI
      SOCANTHANTH 103: Introduction to ArcheologySSWCPI
      SOCHISTHIST 229: Politics, Religion and Literature in Early Modern England and IrelandRLETPI
      SOCHISTHIST 101/101W: Early Modern Europe 1500-1815SSETPI
      SOCHISTHIST 103/103W: American History, 1607-1865SSUSPI
      SOCHISTHIST 164: Social and Cultural History: European VTSSETPI
      SOCPHILPHIL 140: Ancient Greek PhilosophyCVETPI
      SPECACEACE 15: Social Science Seminar ICVETPI
      A&HARTARTH 110: Survey of Ancient ArtAPETPI
      A&HENGLENGL 153/153W: Introduction to the BibleCVWCPI
      A&HCMALMES 160: Classical Islamic Literature and CivilizationRLWCPI
      A&HDRAMDRAM 207: Classical European DramaAPETPI

      Abbreviations used in the table:

        • AoK: Core Areas of Knowledge and inquiry
          • RL: Reading Literature
          • CV: Cultures & Values
          • AP: Appreciating & Participating in the Arts
          • NS: Natural Sciences
          • NS+L: Natural Sciences with Lab
          • SS: Analyzing Social Structures
        • GC: Global Contexts
          • US: United States
          • ET: European Traditions
          • WC: World Cultures
          • PI: Pre-Industrial

        General Education courses offered in the past
        : Winter 2013| Fall 2012 | Summer II 2012 | Summer I 2012 | Spring 2012 | Winter 2012 | Fall 2011 | Spring 2011
            Stay Social at QC YouTube Facebook Twitter Gray Bar Calendar MyQC QC Mobile CUNY first Blackboard QC Bookstore

            Click each division to view a complete list of its departments

            Adult Collegiate Education | English Language Institute | Professional & Continuing Studies
            Summer Session | Weekend College | Winter Session

            Resources for Combating Sexual Harassment/Sexual Assault (Title IX)

            Queens College is CUNY
            DirectionsMap/Directions  |  Emergency Preparedness  |  Working at QC  |  Student Consumer Info  |  A-Z Index  | 
            Queens College, CUNY | 65-30 Kissena Blvd. | Queens, NY 11367-1597 | Phone: (718) 997-5000 Copyright © 2004-