Pre-Approved Courses at Other NYU Divisions

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Pre-Approved courses at the NYU School of Law

NYU School of Law

Italicized Courses are Preferential Courses. The Law School has reserved a limited number of seats in these courses for Stern students during the semester indicated. The courses are pre-approved for any semester, but seats are not reserved for Stern students in semesters other than the one indicated. 

Course Number Course Name
LAW-LW.10006 Climate Change Policy Seminar
**LAW-LW.10042** Law and Business of Corporate Governance
LAW-LW.10322 Survey of Security Regulation
LAW-LW.10327 Mergers & Acquisitions
LAW-LW.10342 Rule of Law
LAW-LW.10387 Ethical and Legal Challenges of the Modern Corporation****
LAW-LW.10409 Corporate Tax I & II
LAW-LW.10499 Taxation of Financial Instruments
LAW-LW.10579 Land Use Regulation
LAW-LW.10644 Corporations
LAW-LW.10651 Land Use, Housing, and Community Development in New York City Seminar
LAW-LW.10709 Law and Policy of Foreign Investment Seminar
LAW-LW.10787 Tax Policy and Public Finance Colloquium 
LAW-LW.10797 Health Law
LAW-LW.10853 Economic Analysis of Law
LAW-LW.10976 Tax Treaties
LAW-LW.11019 Information Privacy Law
LAW-LW.11144 Business Crime
LAW-LW.11158 Negotiating Corporate Transactions
LAW-LW.11216 Corporate Bonds and Credit Agreements 
LAW-LW.11276 Law of Nonprofit Organizations
LAW-LW.11352 International Tax I & II
LAW-LW.11424 Financial Instruments and the Capital Markets
LAW-LW.11426 International Trade Law (Fall 2023)
LAW-LW.11456 Entertainment Law Seminar
LAW-LW.11460 Bankruptcy
LAW-LW.11461 Corporate Finance
LAW-LW.11521 Internet Contracts
LAW-LW.11550 Regulation of Banks and Financial Institutions
LAW-LW.11552 Copyright Law
LAW-LW.11625 Taxation of Business Conduits
LAW-LW.11652 Venture Capital
LAW-LW.11728 Taxation of Mergers & Acquisitions
LAW-LW.11776 Partnership Taxation
LAW-LW.11865 International Tax III
LAW-LW.11871 Taxation of Property Transactions
LAW-LW.11918 Torts II: Defamation, Privacy, and Business Torts (Spring 2024)
LAW-LW.11980 International Economic Law
LAW-LW.11989 Law, Economics, and Journalism Seminar 
LAW-LW.12027 Tax Policy Seminar
LAW-LW.12059 Cross Border Mergers & Acquisitions
LAW-LW.12076 Cross-Border Insolvency Law and Sovereign Debt Issues (Spring 2024)
LAW-LW.12131 Fashion Law and Business
LAW-LW.12182 International Investment Law and Arbitration (Spring 2024)
LAW-LW.12185 A Study of "Mega" Bankruptcy Cases: Impact on the Economy and Related Industries Seminar (Spring 2024)
LAW-LW.12242 Comparative Contract Law
LAW-LW.12250 Judicial Decision Making
LAW-LW.12266 The Law of the Startup Seminar
LAW-LW.12272 Compliance and Risk Management for Attorneys
LAW-LW.12326 U.S. Energy Deals Seminar
LAW-LW.12332 Oil and Gas Tax
LAW-LW.12350 International Business Transactions (Fall 2022)
LAW-LW.12528 International Trade and Investment Law and Policy Seminar: The Challenge of Changing Energy Markets
LAW-LW.12553 Mergers & Acquisitions Simulation: Anatomy of a Merger***
LAW-LW.12643 Sovereign Finance, Capital Markets and Global Regulatory Challenges Seminar (Fall 2023)
LAW-LW.12662 Law and Policy of Big Data, AI and Machine Learning

LAW LW.12873.001

USALI Seminar: Chinese Law and Its Transnational Impact on the Global Economy (Fall 2023)

* These courses are offered at different credit values at the Law School.  The amount of credits that transfers to Stern depend on the number of contact hours of the given section.  Please contact the office of Academic Affairs and Advising with specific questions.

** Please note: This is the Corporate Governance Seminar.  The course titled "Corporate Governance: Law & Business" at Stern, MGMT-GB.3318, is also listed under the LAW-LW.10042, but that is not the same as the Seminar course.  Please pay careful attention to the Law School section numbers to distinguish between the two.

*** Please note: This course requires FINC-GB.2302 Corporate Finance as a pre-requisite.

****Please note that this course is not offered in Spring 2024, Fall 2024 or Spring 2025.



Pre-Approved courses at Wagner School of Public Service

Wagner School of Public Service


Course Number Course Name
CORE-GP.1020 Management and Leadership
HPAM-GP.1830 Introduction to Health Policy & Management
HPAM-GP.1833 Health Services Management*
HPAM-GP.2244 Global Health Governance & Management
HPAM-GP.2825 Continuous Quality Improvement
HPAM-GP.2836 Topics in Health Policy: Policy, Politics, and Power
HPAM-GP.2845 Advanced Health Care Payment Systems
HPAM-GB.2846 The Realities of Managing Complex Health Systems
HPAM-GP.2852 Comparative Health Systems
HPAM-GP.4830 Health Economics: Principles
HPAM-GP.4831 Health Economics: Topics in Domestic Health Policy
HPAM-GP.2839 Leading Change in Healthcare Organizations: Practical Strategies
HPAM-GP.4840 Financial Management of Health Care Orgs: Principles
HPAM-GP.4841 Financial Management of Health Care Orgs: Advanced Issues
PADM-GP.2112 Gender in the Workplace
PADM-GP.2140 Public Economics
PADM-GP.2142 Financial Management II
PADM-GP.2144 Debt Financing and Management for Public Organizations
PADM.GP.2149 Cost-Benefit Analysis
PADM-GP.2171 Evaluating Programs and Policies
PADM-GP.2174 The Intersection of Operations and Policy
PADM-GP.2186 Leadership and Social Transformation: Sparking Social Change
PADM-GP.2201 Institutions, Governance, and International Development
PADM-GP.2202 Politics of International Development
PADM-GP.2203 Economics of International Development
PADM-GP.2245 Financing Local Government in Developing Countries
PADM-GP.2249 Scaling Social Enterprise-Experiential Field Course
PADM-GP.2311 Social Impact Investment
PADM-GP.2312 Managing Financial and Social Returns of the Social Enterprise
PADM-GP.2411 Policy Formation and Public Analysis
PADM-GP.2472 Climate Economics
PADM-GP.4110 Project Management
PADM-GP.4131 Fundamentals of Fundraising
PADM-GP.4155 Disability, Policy, and Leadership-Building an Acccessible World
PADM-GP.4313 The Intersection of Finance and Social Justice
PADM-GP.4314  Environmental Finance and Social Impact
URPL-GP.1603 Urban Planning: Methods and Practice
URPL-GP.1605 Land Use Law
URPL-GP.2415 Public Policy and Planning in New York
URPL-GP.2608 Urban Economics
URPL-GP.2620 Race, Ethnicity, Class, and Gender in American Cities
URPL-GP.2639 Real Estate Finance
URPL-GP.2652 Urban Infrastructure Project Planning
URPL-GP.2665 Decentralized Development Planning and Policy Reform in Developing Countries

*Please note that this course has a pre-requisite of CORE-GP.1020 Management and Leadership and a co-requisite of HPAM-GP.1830 Introduction to Health Policy and Management. Alternatively, if you have completed the Stern Core Course COR1-GB.1302 Leadership in Organizations, you have satisfied the pre- and co-requisites for this course. Other courses at Wagner may require pre- or co-requisites. It is up to the student to confirm that they have satisfied the necessary pre-or co-requisites to register for any given course.

Pre-Approved courses at the Graduate School of Arts and Science

Department of Economics and Statistics


Course Number Course Name
ECON-GA.1001 Math for Economists
ECON-GA.1101 Applied Statistics and Econometrics I
ECON-GA.1102 Applied Statistics and Econometrics II
ECON-GA.1603 Economic Development I
ECON-GA.3101 Seminar in Econometrics

Department of Political Science

Course Number Course Name
POL-GA.2774 The Political Economy of the Pacific Basin
Pre-Approved courses at Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences


Course Number   Course Name
MATH-GA.2041 Computing in Finance 
MATH-GA.2043 Scientific Computing 
MATH-GA.2045 Computational Methods in Finance
MATH-GA.2707 Time Series Analysis & Statistical Arbitrage
MATH-GA.2751 Risk and Portfolio Management with Econometrics
MATH-GA.2753 Advanced Risk Management
MATH-GA.2791 Financial Securities and Markets
MATH-GA.2792 Continuous Time Finance
MATH-GA.2902 Stochastic Calculus
Pre-Approved courses at Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development 


Course Number Course Name
MPAMB-GE.2101 Principles and Practice of the Music Industry
MPAMB-GE.2103 Environment of the Music Industry
MPAMB-GE.2201 Artists and Repertoire Seminar in Music Business
MPAMB-GE.2202 Promotion/Publicity in the Music Industry
MPAMB-GE.2206 Strategic Marketing in the Music Industry
ARVA-GE.2076 Visual Arts Markets
Pre-Approved Courses at Tisch School of the Arts

Tisch School of the Arts 

Graduate Film and Television


Course Number Course Name
GFMTV-GT.2283 Feature Film Packaging Workshop


Pre-Approved courses at the Vilcek Institute, NYU School of Medicine

Vilcek Institute, NYU School of Medicine


Course Number Course Name
BMSC-GA.4419 Drug Development in a New Era
BMSC-GA.4525 Introduction to Biomedical Entrepreneurship: Foundations of Biomedical Startups
Pre-Approved courses at the School of Professional Studies (SPS)

School of Professional Studies

Schack Institute for Real Estate


Course Number   Course Name
REAL1-GC.1005 Real Estate Accounting and Taxation
REAL1-GC.1035 Real Estate Finance
REAL1-GC.1045 Real Estate Economics & Market Analysis
REAL1-GC.1050 / DEVE1-GC.1050 Legal Principles and Practices
REAL1-GC.1055 / DEVE1-GC.1055 Real Estate Valuation and Feasibility Analysis
REAL1-GC.1060 The Development Process
REAL1-GC 1065 Hotel Development and Investment
REAL1-GC.1095 Real Estate Capital Markets
REAL1-GC.2300 Real Estate Finance & Investment Analysis
REAL1-GC.2315 Risk & Portfolio Management
REAL1-GC.2400 Planning & Design Issues in Development
REAL1-GC.2410 / DEVE1-GC.1010 Land Use & Environmental Regulation
REAL1-GC.2610 Strategic Real Estate Asset Management
REAL1-GC.2635 Commercial Lease Analysis
REAL1-GC 2720 PropTech and the Digital Evolution of Real Estate
REAL1-GC 3025 Real Estate Private Equity
REAL1-GC.3055 Analyzing REIT Securities
REAL1-GC 3120 Developing Multifamily Real Estate
REAL1-GC.3145 Acquisition Procedures and Analysis using Argus Software*
REAL1-GC.3175 Real Estate Investing in a Distressed Environment
REAL1-GC.3180 Global Real Estate Markets and Investments
REAL1-GC.3405 Advanced Real Estate Development and Investment Practices
REAL1-GC 3410 Entrepreneurship & Innovation in Real Estate & Development
DEVE1-GC.1020 Planning and Design Issues in Development
DEVE1-GC.1025 Construction Methods and Technology
DEVE1-GC.2005 Public-Private Development
DEVE1-GC.2100 Construction Cost Estimating
DEVE1-GC.2105 Green Building and Sustainable Development
DEVE1-GC.2200 Comparative International Real Estate Development
DEVE1-GC.3015 / REAL1-GC.3015 Affordable Housing Finance and Development

Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management


Course Number Course Name
TCHS1-GC.1320 Legal Issues in Hospitality
TCHS1-GC.3400 Hotel Investment Analysis**
TCSB1-GC.2025 College Sports Operations
TCSB1-GC.2045 Sports Broadcasting
TCSB1-GC.2060 Digital Media

*Please note that students are required to have completed Real Estate Finance & Investment Analysis at SPS prior to registering for Acquisition Procedures and Analysis using Argus Software. Other courses at the Schack Institute may require pre-requisites or proficiency exams. It is up to the student to confirm that they have satisfied the necessary pre-requisites to register for any given course.

**Please note that beginning in Spring 2015, Students are required to have completed the Hotel Finance course or pass a proficiency exam at SPS prior to registering for Hotel Investment Analysis. Other courses at the Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism may require pre-requisites or proficiency exams. It is up to the student to confirm that they have satisfied the necessary pre-requisites to register for any given course.

Pre-Approved courses at the School of Global Public Health

School of Global Public Health


Course Number   Course Name
GPH-GU.2112 / GPH-GU.5112 Public Health Management and Leadership
GPH-GU.5110 Health Care Policy
Pre-Approved courses at Tandon School of Engineering

Tandon School of Engineering


Course Number   Course Name
DM-GY.9103 Special Topics in Digital Media