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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 courses 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); community learning courses (CLI-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 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 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 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 9150 Special Topics Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9250 Topics: Medieval Art: The Glory of Medieval France HUM
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 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
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
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 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
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 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
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
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
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 182 The Consolation of Philosophy: Boethius and Boethian Literature in the Middle Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 184 Medieval Indian Ocean World HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 200 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 201 Art of Early Mid Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 202 Romanesque Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 203 Gothic Art Northern Eur HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 205 Medieval Architecture HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 271 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 274 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 3 Medieval Technology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 430 Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 51 Rabbinic & Medieval Hebrew Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 60 Philosophy in The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 710 Masterpieces of Middle Eastern Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Math/Science
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 86 Gender in Early Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 868 Acting Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 984 Sem: Tpcs: Medieval HUM
PREMOD
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 611 History of Ancient Egypt, 3200-50Bc HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 653 Art in The Islamic World I: Prophet to Mongols  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 718 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 722 The Medieval Indian Ocean World: Mobility and Encounters  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 730 Love, Proph & Madness in Arabic Literature & Islamic Cult 7th-16th Century  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 863  Sufism: Mystics of Islam HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 122 The Greek Thinkers  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 20 History of Ancient Philosophy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 22 Plato HUM
PREMOD
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 120 Biblical Archaeology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 23 The Bible as Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 404 Gods, Goddesses, & Heroes: Classical Myth  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 611 Jews and Christians in the Ancient World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 660 Martyrdom, Ancient and Modern HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 690 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 809 Introduction to the Old Testament HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 835 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 846 Virgins Martyrs Monks and Saints: Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9333 Islam and Spain HUM
PREMOD
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9334 Islam and Spain: Past and Present HUM
PREMOD