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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
Abu Dhabi Arabic Language ARABL-UH All ARABL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: ARABL-AD
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 55 Art of Now HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA Most ARTH-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ARTH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Humanities requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
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 512 Arts of China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 513 Intro to Chinese Painting HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 520 Arts of Japan  HUM
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 541 Art in The Islamic World II: Mongols to Modernism HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 550 Special Topics in Non-Western Art HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 560 Arts of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 570 North American Indian Arts HUM
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
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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
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9660 History of Czech Architecture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9661 Art in Czech Lands HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9662 Czech Art and Architecture   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1010 Foundations of Art History I HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 166
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1011 Foundations of Art History II HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 176
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1110X Introduction to Visual Culture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 103
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1112X Approaches to Islamic Art and Architecture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 150
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2110 Topics in East Asian Art HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 156
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2111 Topics in South and Southeast Asian Art HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 157
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2112 Topics in the Art of the Indian Subcontinent HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 158
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2113 Epic Architecture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 160
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2114 Topics in Architecture and the Urban Environment from Antiquity to the Present HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 161
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2115J Gardens of Eden in the History of Art HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 165 "Landscape, Architecture, Art, and the Making of the Mughal Empire 1525-1700"
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2118X Modern Art of the Arab World HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 171
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2810 Silk Roads, Sea Routes and Shared Heritage HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
Steinhardt American Sign Language ASL-UE 91  American Sign Language HUM
Abu Dhabi CORE: Cultural Exploration & Analysis CCEA-UH 1051 Cultural Memory and Resistance HUM
Notes Formerly COREP-AD 61
Abu Dhabi Mandarin Chinese Language CHINL-UH All CHINL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: CHINL-AD
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 51 American Cinema: 1960 to Present HUM
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 All COLIT-UG courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some COLIT-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
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 721 Mod Japanes Lit in Translation II  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 726 Narrative Arts of Asia: Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 731 20th Century Chinese Lit in Translation HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 734 Japan Through Its Literature  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 844 Intro to African Lit Arts, Literature and Film in Post-Colonial Afrcia  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9128 The Postcolonial in African Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9136 Kafka and His Contexts HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9140 Post-War East European Poetry: The Still Unborn About the Dead HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9141 Mythic Image in Chin & Western Narrative HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 400-499 All CORE 400-499 HUM
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 700-799 All CORE 700-799 HUM
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA All DRLIT-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some DRLIT-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 663 Soviet Jewish Life Thru the Prism of Lit & Film HUM
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 294 Theatre in Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 613 Japanese Cinema: Theory & History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA Most EAST-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Global Cultures exception: ALL EAST-UA COURSES except language courses fulfill Gallatin's Global Cultures requirement.
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 All ENGL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENGL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
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 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 721 South Asian Lit in English HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 9975 Postcolonial indian Literature HUM
GLOBAL
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 400 Ethics & The Environment HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 420 Environmental History of New York City HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 430 Education & The Environment HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 440 Food, Animals & The Environment HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 470 Climate and Society HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 510 Readings in Contemporary Literary Theory: Ecocriticism HUM
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA All EURO-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some EURO-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
Steinhardt Food Studies FOOD-UE 1210 Intro to Food History HUM
CAS French FREN-UA All FREN-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some FREN-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
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 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA  833 Haiti - History, Society and Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA  850 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU Most GCHN-SHU courses (see note for exception) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Liberal Arts and Historical/Cultural exception: Typically courses in GCHN-SHU fulfill Gallatin's Humanities and Global Cultures requirements. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 164 The History of the Silk Road HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 210 Topics in Digital Humanities HUM
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 233 Foreign Societies in Classical Chinese Writing HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 252 20th-Century East Asia-U.S. Relations HUM
CAS German GERM-UA All GERM-UA courses HUM
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA Most HBRJD-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in HBRJD-UA fulfill Gallatin's Humanities requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
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 114 Jews in The Islamic Wrld in The Modern Period HUM
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 126 Introduction to the Hebrew Bible HUM
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

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