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Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural Courses Offered at Other NYU Schools

  • Below are all of the (non-Gallatin) courses throughout NYU that have been reviewed by Gallatin faculty to fulfill the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements. This list will be updated as more courses are reviewed and approved. Please note that course numbers and titles may change.
  • To search for Gallatin Interdisciplinary Seminars (IDSEM-UG) that fulfill the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements, go to the Gallatin Courses page. Please note that the following do not fulfill any areas of the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements: advanced writing courses (WRTNG-UG); arts workshops (ARTS-UG); practicums (PRACT-UG); first-year program courses, including first-year interdisciplinary seminars and first-year writing and research seminars (FIRST-UG); and individualized projects including independent studies, tutorials, etc. (INDIV-UG).
  • Most courses on the list below were offered in prior semesters and may or may not be offered in a future semester. Students should consult the Albert Course Search to see when these courses are offered.
  • Special Topics courses may in some cases satisfy Gallatin's Historical & Cultural requirement, but must be considered on a case-by-case basis.To request the review of a Special Topics course, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
  • To request that a new course be reviewed to fulfill one of the Liberal Arts and Historical & Cultural requirements, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
     

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School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 236 Knights, Ladies, and Chivalry EARLY
PREMOD
CAS Animal Studies ANST-UA All ANST-UA courses SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA Most ANTH-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ANTH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 2 Human Evolution MATH/SCI
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 212 Prehistoric Art & Symbolic Evolution  SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 219 Surveys of Regional Prehistory II: Prehistoric Europe to the End of the Ice Age SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 31 The Anthropology of Witchcraft SOC
EARLY
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 326 Introduction to Forensic Anthropology MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 326 "Introduction to Forensic Anthropology" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 51 Human Variation MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 51 "Human Variation" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 52 Evolution and Biology of Human Behavior MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 52 "Evolution and Biology of Human Behavior" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 53 Human Genetics MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 53 "Human Genetics" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 54 Primate Behavioral Ecology MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 54 "Primate Behavioral Ecology" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 55 Health and Disease in Human Evolution MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 55 "Health and Disease in Human Evolution" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 56 Comparative Biology of the Living Primates MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 56 "Comparative Biology of the Living Primates" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 608 Last Hunters, First Farmers SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 80 Emerging Diseases MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 80 "Emerging Diseases" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 10 Statistical Mysteries and How to Solve Them MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 1085 Basic Statistics I MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 10 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1038 Abnormal Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1050 The Cultures of Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1271 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 13 Social Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 19 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 2 Introduction to Psychology and Its Principles SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 85 The Science of Human Connection SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 2 History of Western Art II HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 302 Architecture & Urbanism in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 304 16th Century Art North of The Alps  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 305 Italian Renaissance Sculpture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 308 Golden Age Venetian Painting  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 309 Italian Art in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 313 French Art: Renaissance to Rococo HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 350 Sp Tpcs Renaissance & Baroque Art: The “Golden Age” in Spain, Mexico, and Peru (ca. 1575 – 1700) HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 5 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 531 South Asian Art II: 1200 to The Present  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9005 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9011 British Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9300 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9308 Florentine Villas: interp Based on Hist & Soc Fact HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9338  Masterpieces in the Prado Museum HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9350 Renaissance Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9411 Neoclassicism to Realism HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2810 Silk Roads, Sea Routes and Shared Heritage HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
Shanghai Biology BIOL-SHU All BIOL-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Biology BIOL-UA All BIOL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Biology BIOL-UH All BIOL-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: BIOL-AD
Shanghai Business & Political Economy Program  BPEP-SHU 238 International Economics SOC
Shanghai Business & Political Economy Program  BPEP-SHU 9042 The Political Economy of East Asia SOC
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 1 Calculus Workshop for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 101 Statistics for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 200E Network Analytics MATH/SCI
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA Most CAMS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in CAMS-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Fall 2015, CAMS-UA 141 fulfills MATH/SCI.
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 146 The Twentysomethings SOC
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 9141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
Shanghai Exper Discovery in Nat World CCEX-SHU 203 Energy and the Environment MATH/SCI
Shanghai Foundations of Science CCSC-SHU All CCSC-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Computer Engineering CENG-SHU All CENG-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Chemistry CHEM-SHU All CHEM-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Chemistry CHEM-UH All CHEM-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CHEM-AD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 726 Narrative Arts of Asia: Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 100-399 All CORE 100-399 MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Computer Science CS-UH All CS-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CS-AD
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 101 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Former course number: CSCD-UE 17
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 1045  Science of Language MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 17 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Course renumbered to CSCD-UE 101
Shanghai Computer Science CSCI-SHU All CSCI-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Computer Science CSCI-UA All CSCI-UA courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 220 English Drama to 1642 HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 225 Shakespeare I  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 226 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 227 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 235 Restoration & 18th Century Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 290 17th Century English Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 52 Hist of East Asia to 1850  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 726 Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 729 Traditional Drama of China and Japan HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU Most ECON-SHU courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ECON-SHU fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 201 Math for Economists MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 5 Math for Econ 1: Optimization MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 9301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
CAS Economics ECON-UA Most ECON-UA courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ECON-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Economics ECON-UA 18 Statistics MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 1112  Principles of Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 102
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2010 Intermediate Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 105
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2030 Intermediate Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 104
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2410 Development and Public Policy SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 301
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2510 Foundations of Financial Markets SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 302
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2610 International Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 103
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2620J Understanding the Financial Crisis SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 106
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3310EQ Behavioral Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 304
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3410 Development Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 300
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3630 Public Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 322
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3910 Advanced Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 305
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3920J Collective Welfare and Distributive Justice SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 324
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3940 Advanced Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 306
Steinhardt Educational Communication and Technology EDCT-UE 1010 Being Digital: How the Internet Works MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 10 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 1312 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 42 Education and the American Dream SOC
Shanghai Electrical Engineering EENG-SHU 251 Circuits MATH/SCI
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 404 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 410 Shakespeare I HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 415 Colloq: Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 420 English Drama to 1642  HUM
EARLY
Notes Effective Fall 2015, ENGL-UA 420 fulfills Early Modern.
CAS English ENGL-UA 440 17th Cent English Lit HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 450 Colloquium: Milton HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 500 Restoration and Early 18th Century Literature HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 505 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 512 English Literature of the 18th Century: Enlightenment Past and Future HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 100 Environmental Systems Science MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 200-399 ENVST-UA 200-399 MATH/SCI
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENVST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 410 Economics & The Environment SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 460 European Environmental Policy SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 490 Urban Political Ecology SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 503 Journalism & Society: Covering The Earth SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 610 Animals and Society SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 630 Animals and Public Policy SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 9226 Climate Change MATH/SCI
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
Steinhardt Food Studies FOOD-UE 1051 Food and Identity SOC
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 150 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 163 Society & Culture: Middle Ages to Present  HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 311 Literature of The French Renaissance  HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 9120 Readings in French Literature: Middle Ages to Early Modern Era HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA  850 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
Tisch Game Design GAMES-UT 112 Tackling Representation in Games SOC
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 240 Modern Chinese Governance SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 243 Chinese Environmental Studies MATH/SCI
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 251 Worldwide Chinese Diaspora SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 264 Chinese Migrant and Diasporic Networks SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 270 Researching Chinese Politics and Society SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 342 The Political Economy of East Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS German GERM-UA 9240 German Intellectual Tradition: Marx, Nietzsche, and Freud SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 107 A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Incendiary Treatise and Modern Judaism HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 430 Intro to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism  HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 125 China's Last Empire: Understanding Qing History, 1636-1911 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 127 Introduction to World History: The Making of Early Modernity, 1400-1800 HUM
EARLY
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations (Tianxia: Traditional China and the World) HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 115 Environmental History of The Early Modern World  HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 135 Pre-Modern Science HUM
EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2016, HIST-UA 135 fulfills Early Modern.
CAS History HIST-UA 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 182 Hist of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 202 The History of Western Medicine HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 22 Renaissance and Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 264 Northern Europe in the Age of the Renaissance and Reformation HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 279 Sem Early Mod Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers: Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 515 The Ottoman Empire and the World Around it  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 519 Gender, Culture and Society in the Ottoman World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 601 Colonial North America HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 87 Native North America HUM
EARLY

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