Approved Courses

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Requirement Approved Courses
Notes
Calculus (two semesters) MATH-1010 Calculus I
MATH-1020 Calculus II
MATH-1500 Calculus for Architecture, Management, and H&SS
MATH-1520 Mathematical Methods in Management and Economics
1,4
Physics (two semesters) PHYS-1100 Physics I
PHYS-1200 Physics II
1,4
College Algebra or Advanced Trig (two semesters) MATH-1500 Calculus for Architecture, Management, and H&SS
MATH 1620 Contemporary Mathematical Ideas in Society
2
Physical Science (two semesters) PHYS-1050 Physical Principles of Design
PHYS-1500 Physical Modeling
2
American History or National Security Policy (one semester)

BIOL-4961 Human Population
ECON-4150 Economics of Government Regulation
ECON-4200 International Finance
STSH-4510 History of American Technology
STSS-1339 International Relations
STSS-2290 American Politics in Crisis
STSS-4961 China and the United States
STSS/STSH-2310 A Century of Enviromental Thought
STSS/STSH-4310 Energy Politics
STSS/STSH-4720 Consumer Culture
USAF-2030/2040 The Evolution of USAF Air and Space Power
STSH-2510 Foundations of American History (No longer offered)
STSH-2520 History of the US Since 1877 (No longer offered)
STSH-2530 World War II (No longer offered)
STSH-4520 China Past and Present (No longer offered)
STSS-1310 Principles and Practices of American Government (No longer offered)
*USNA-2150 Evolution of Warfare
*USNA-2170 Amphibious Warfare

* - Applicable to Navy options only and requires XO's Approval

1,2,3,4
World Culture and Regional Studies (one semester)

ARTS-1050 Art History: Paleolithic to Contemporary
ARTS-2340 Introduction to Afro-Cuban Percussion
ARTS-2500 History of Western Music
ARTS-2520 World Music
ARTS-4130 New Media Theory
ARTS-4150 Media Watch
ARTS-4560 Hactivism
COMM-4400 Cross-Cultural Design: Analysis and Application
COMM-4430 Design for Global Society
COMM-4540 Visual Culture
COMM-4550 Religion in Media
COMM-4560 Media and Popular Culture
COMM-4580 Advertising and Culture
COMM-4620 Language and Culture
COMM-4790 Impact of Electronic Media
IHSS-1310 Cultures of Scientific Revolution
LANG-1110 French I
LANG-1120 French II
LANG-1210 Japanese I
LANG-1220 Japanese II
LANG-1310 German I
LANG-1320 German II
LANG-1410 Chinese I
LANG-1420 Chinese II
LANG-1510 Spanish I
LANG-1520 Spanish II
LANG-1610 Italian I
MGMT-2600 International Business
MGMT-4360 International Financial Management
STSH-4530 Indian Politics and Culture
STSS-1510 Cultural Anthropology
STSS-4966 Social Responsibility and New Technologies
ARTS-2530 Art History I (No longer offered)
ARTS-2962 Art History II (No longer offered)
STSH-4550 The Middle East Through Native and Western Eras (No longer offered)
PHIL-2300 Asian Philosophies

1,2,4
English (two semesters)

COMM-1510 Communication Theory and Practice
COMM-4380 Writing and Response
COMM-4830 Organizational Communication
IHSS/ITWS-1220 Information Technology and Society
IHSS-1240 Enviroment and Politics
LITR-2110 Introduction to Literature
LITR-2150 Contemporary Literature
LITR-2420 Art of Film
LITR-2450 Utopian Literature
LITR-2770 Women Writers
LITR-4210 Humor, Comedy, and Satire
LITR-4410 Film Theory
PHIL-1120 Minds and Machines
PHIL/PSYC-2100 Critical Thinking
PHIL-2500 Bioethics
PHIL-2600 Moral Development
PHIL-4240 Ethics
PHIL-4740 Philosophy of Law
STSS/STSH-1110 Science, Technology, and Society
STSS/STSH-4120 How to Read the New York Times
STSH-4120 Engineering Ethics
STSH-4250 Bioethics
WRIT-4170 Writing for Promotion and Marketing
WRIT-2110 Rhetoric and Writing
WRIT-2310 Creative Writing Fiction: Short Story
WRIT-2320 Creative Writing: Non-Fiction
WRIT-2330 Creative Writing: The Short Story
WRIT-2340 Speech Communications
WRIT-4160 Writing about Science
WRIT-4170 Writing for Promotion and Marketing
WRIT-4410 Research Writing
WRIT-5450 Proposing and Persuading
WRIT-4120 Technical and Professional Communication (No longer offered)

1,2,3
1—Navy Scholarship Students 2—Navy College Program Students
3—USMC Scholarship Students 4—Not required for Nurse Program Students

 

Union College

Requirement Approved Courses
Notes
Calculus (two semesters) MTH-110 Calculus I: Differential Calculus
MTH-112 Calculus II: Integral Calculus
1,4
Physics (two semesters) PHY-120 Matter in Motion
PHY-121 Principles of Elctromagnetics
1,4
American History or National Security Policy (one semester)

PSC-112 Intro to Global Politics
HST-152 The Great War
PSC-355 Defense Policy

1,2,3,4
World Culture and Regional Studies (one semester)

SOC-100 Introduction to Sociology
CLS-121 History of Greece
CLS-126 Rise of the Roman Empire
CLS-129 History of the Roman Empire
EGL-247 Irish Literature and Film
EGL-255 Disclosures of the Vietnam War
EGL-259 British Fiction since WWII

1,2
English (two semesters) EGL-100 Introduction to the Study of Literature: Poetry
EGL-101 Introduction to the Study of Literature: Fiction
EGL-217 American Literature: 1900-1960
EGL-223 Shakespeare to 1600
1,2,3
1—Navy Scholarship Students 2—Navy College Program Students
3—USMC Scholarship Students 4—Not required for Nurse Program Students