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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.
     

Courses

School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 147 The 14th Century -- When Europe Was Transformed PREMOD
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 236 Knights, Ladies, and Chivalry EARLY
PREMOD
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 252 The World We Made: Human Responses to Climate Change from the Ice Age to the Anthropocene PREMOD
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 257 Religious Skepticism from Ancient Greece to Medieval Islam PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or 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 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 1 History of Western Art I  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 101 Birth of Greek Art: Bronze Age - Geometric HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 102 Archaic & Classical Art: Greek to Etruscan HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 103 Hellenistic & Roman Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 104 Greek Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 105 Roman Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 150 Topics: Ancient Art: The Parthenon and Its Reception HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 2 History of Western Art II HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 201 Art of Early Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 202 Romanesque Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 203 Gothic Art in North Eur  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 204 Art and Architecture in The Age of Giotto  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 205 Medieval Architecture HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 3 Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
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 4 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 5 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 510 East Asian Art I: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 Ce HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
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 540 Art in Islamic World I: from Prophet to Mongols HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 9150 Special Topics Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9250 Topics: Medieval Art: The Glory of Medieval France HUM
PREMOD
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
CAS Classics CLASS-UA Most CLASS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
PREMOD
Notes Premodern exception: All CLASS-UA COURSES  except  language courses fulfill the Premodern requirment.
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 104 Evolution of Lit Arch: The ILIad & its Legacies in Drama  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 160 Classical Literature & Philosophy: Gender and Genre  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 701 Socrates and His Critics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 726 Narrative Arts of Asia: Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 210 Greek Drama HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 211 The Comedies of Greece and Rome HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 212 Roman Drama: Seneca & His Predecessors HUM
PREMOD
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 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
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 722 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 723 Civ of Trad China I: T'Ang Dynasty, 618-906  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 724 Civ of Trad China II: Sung Dynasty 960-1279  HUM
PREMOD
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 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 91 East Asian Art I HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 142 Dante's Divine Comedy   HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 302 Medieval Misogyny  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 315 Intro to Old English Language & Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 32 Medieval Minstrels  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 320 Colloquium: Chaucer HUM
PREMOD
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 37 Troy Burning  HUM
PREMOD
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 English ENGL-UA 311 Topographies of Medieval Romance HUM
PREMOD
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
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 211 Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
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
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 164 The History of the Silk Road HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 233 Foreign Societies in Classical Chinese Writing HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 100 Hist of Judaism: Emerg of Classical Judaism  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 104 Jews in the Muslim World in the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 116 Early History of God HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 127 The Oldest Diplomacy: How International Relations Shaped the Ancient Near East  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 128 Jews and Christians in the Ancient World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 134 Ancient Egyptian Mortuary Traditions HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 139 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 150 Ancient Egyptian Mythology and Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 215 Christian-Jewish Relatns in Antiquity & Mid Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 22 Introduction to The New Testament and Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 240 Varieties of Mystical Experience HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 422 Living a Good Life: Greek and Jewish HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 425 Jewish Philosophy in the Medieval World HUM
PREMOD
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 435 Jewish Mysticism: Literature and Legacy of the Kabbalah HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 784  Readings in Talmud HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 242 Greek History from the Bronze Age to Alexander HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 700 Greek Islands: Myth, Archaeology, and Networks HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 9143 Greek Drama: Reading, Re-writing, and Performance HUM
PREMOD
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 120 The Mongol Conquest in World History HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 125 China's Last Empire: Understanding Qing History, 1636-1911 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 126 World History: Part I HUM
PREMOD
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 127 Introduction to World History: The Making of Early Modernity, 1400-1800 HUM
EARLY
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 226 5000 Years of Chinese History: Fact or Fiction? HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 351 From Human Sacrifices to Illicit Sex at a Funeral: A History of HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 379 The Social Life of Things: Functions of Material Culture in Ancient HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 105 The 14th Cent - When Europ was Transformed HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 107 The Renaissance of the 12th Century HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 111 The Early Middle Ages, 300-1050 HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 113 Tpcs: The Crusades - Masculinity and Gender in the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 114 The High Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
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 197 Gendering The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 200 Greek History from The Bronze Age to Alexander  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 202 The History of Western Medicine HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 205 History of Rome: The Republic  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 206  History of The Roman Empire HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 22 Renaissance and Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 262 World of Medieval Magic HUM
PREMOD
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 304 History of the Byzantine Empire I, 4th-9th Centuries  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers: Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 442 Sem: Topics in Medieval History HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 506 History of Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 9117 Mediev Church: Religious Hist of Crisis & Creativ HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9123 Italy During the Renaissance: Florence HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9143 The French Revolution and Napoleon HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9572 History of Slavery: The Atlantic Slave Trade EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9  United States History to 1877 HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi History HIST-UH 1301J Atlantic Moments in the Making of the American Republic HUM
EARLY
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 121  Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 142 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture  HUM
EARLY

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