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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 4 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
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 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
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 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
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
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2810 Silk Roads, Sea Routes and Shared Heritage HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
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
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 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 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 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
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 17 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Course renumbered to CSCD-UE 101
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 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
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 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
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.
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.
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 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
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 311 Topographies of Medieval Romance HUM
PREMOD
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 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
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 211 Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
Tisch Game Design GAMES-UT 112 Tackling Representation in Games SOC
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
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 240 Modern Chinese Governance SOC
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 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 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 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
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 126 World History: Part I HUM
PREMOD
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 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or 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 205 History of Rome: The Republic  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 206  History of The Roman Empire HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 262 World of Medieval Magic HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 304 History of the Byzantine Empire I, 4th-9th Centuries  HUM
PREMOD
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 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9117 Mediev Church: Religious Hist of Crisis & Creativ HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1005 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1010 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 610 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt International Education INTE-UE 1545 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
CAS International Relations INTRL-UA All INTRL-UA courses SOC
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 9515 Contemporary Irish Politics & Society: The Sociology of Change SOC
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9406 The Etruscans HUM
PREMOD
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 202 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 531 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 552 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 553 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 554 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 591 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 592 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 593 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 631 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 632 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 633 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
CAS Linguistics LING-UA Most LING-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in LING-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Law and Society LWSO-SHU 303 Traditional Chinese Political and Legal Philosophy PREMOD
Shanghai Law and Society LWSO-SHU 498 Law, Society and Legal Philosophy in China SOC
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