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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 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
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 661 Shaping the Urban Environment 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 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 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
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
GLOBAL
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 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.
CAS Law and Society LWSOC-UA All LWSOC-UA courses SOC
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 750 Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
Notes Effective Spring 2018, MEIS-UA 750 "Politics of the Middle East" fulfills Gallatin's Social Science requirement.
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA Most POL-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in POL-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some POL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Politics POL-UA 530 Latin American Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 540 Politics of The Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 560 East Asian Politics: China & Japan SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 760  International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 770 International Relations of Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9522 East European Comparative Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9540 Politics of Near & Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9780 Interamerica Relations: Latin America and The US SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA Most PSYCH-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in PSYCH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 1 Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion SOC
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 646 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life SOC
Notes Effective Summer 2017, RELST-UA 646 fulfills a social science requirement.
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 1 Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 101 Approaches to Africana Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 104 Intro to Pan-Africanism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 115 Black Urban Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 154 Race and Rumors of Race SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 158 Race & Reproduction SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 161 Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 162 International Relations of Africa SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 163 Language & Liberation:at Home in Carib & Abroad SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 20 Strategies for Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 201 Approaches to American Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 230 Intersect: Race, Gender, & Sexuality in U.S. Hist SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 232 Ethnicity & The Media SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 234 Cultures & Economies: Drugs and Sex Work SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 240 Marxist Cultural Theory SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 253 Couture/Culture: Fashion and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 301 Approaches to Asian/ Pacif/Amer Experience SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 302 Asian/Pacific/American Community Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 307 Asian American Women SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 308 Asian/Pacific/American Media & Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 311 Race, Immigration, and New York City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 362 Reimagining Community: Race,Nat,& Pol of Belong SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 363 Multiethnic Ny: a Study Asian/Latino Neighborhd SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 366 Constitution and People of Color SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 367 Race, Class, & Metropol Transformation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 368 Reading Race and Representation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 369 Asian American Gender and Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 401 Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 420 Sex and the City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 450 Queer Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 470 Gender, Identity & Society in Middle East SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 472 Theories of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 480 Gender, Nation, & The Colonial Condition SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 483 Border Crossing: Gender, Sexuality, & Migration SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 484 Sex, Gender, and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 485 Transgender: Histories, Identities, Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 486 Gender & Development: The Political Economy SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 487 Sexual Rights & Wrongs: Sex Work & Pornography SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 501 Approaches to Latino Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 536 Latino/a Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 540 The Latinized City: Latinas & Latinos in NYC SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 542 Latino Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 545 Class Warfare SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 557 Cultural Spaces of Latinidad SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 560 Globalization, Immigration, and Postcolonial Identity SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 562 NAFTA and Narcos SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 601 Approaches to Metropolitan Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 608 Urban Cultural Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 610 Law & Urban Problems SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 611 Urban Schools in Crisis: Policy Issues & Perspec SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 612 Work & Wealth in City: Econ of Urban Growth SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 620 Culture of The City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 621 Gender in The Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 625 Landcapes of Consumption SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 630 City Planning: Social & Economic Aspects SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 631 Urban Environmentalism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 711 The Anthropology of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 724 The Family SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 760 Cities, Communities, and Urban Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 762 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 812 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9624 Between Fiction and Reality: New York and Paris SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9836 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA Most SOC-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in SOC-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SOC-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9702 Perspective On Israeli Society and History SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9934 Gender in Transition in Post-Communist Soc SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 355 Is Spanish One Language? SOC
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Social Science