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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.
     

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School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
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 Music MUSIC-UH 2801 Music Theory & Analysis II HUM
Notes Formerly MUSIC-AD 205 "Intermediate Western Music Theory"
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 304 16th Century Art North of The Alps  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 440 17th Cent English Lit HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 290 17th Century English Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 871 19thc Realism: The Case of Russia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 165 20th C Black Feminist Thought HUM
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams+ HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 731 20th Century Chinese Lit in Translation HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 252 20th-Century East Asia-U.S. Relations HUM
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 226 5000 Years of Chinese History: Fact or Fiction? 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
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1038 Abnormal Psychology SOC
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 868 Acting Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3940 Advanced Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 306
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3910 Advanced Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 305
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 359 Adventures in Asian American Cinema HUM
CAS History HIST-UA 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 139 African American 20th C Novels & Narratives HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9775 African Language Literatures GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 160 African Political Thought HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9120 African Popular Music GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 565 Afro-Latino Culture & History HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Animal Studies ANST-UA All ANST-UA courses SOC
Abu Dhabi Arabic Language ARABL-UH All ARABL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: ARABL-AD
Shanghai Biology BIOL-SHU All BIOL-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Biology BIOL-UA All BIOL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Biology BIOL-UH All BIOL-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: BIOL-AD
Shanghai Foundations of Science CCSC-SHU All CCSC-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Computer Engineering CENG-SHU All CENG-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses MATH/SCI
Shanghai Chemistry CHEM-SHU All CHEM-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Chemistry CHEM-UH All CHEM-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CHEM-AD
Abu Dhabi Mandarin Chinese Language CHINL-UH All CHINL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: CHINL-AD
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 College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 100-399 All CORE 100-399 MATH/SCI
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
Abu Dhabi Computer Science CS-UH All CS-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: CS-AD
Shanghai Computer Science CSCI-SHU All CSCI-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Computer Science CSCI-UA All CSCI-UA courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
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 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 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 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 German GERM-UA All GERM-UA courses HUM
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA All HEL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some HEL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Shanghai History HIST-SHU All HIST-SHU courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some HIST-SHU courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS History HIST-UA All HIST-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some HIST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Abu Dhabi History HIST-UH All HIST-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: HIST-AD
CAS International Relations INTRL-UA All INTRL-UA courses SOC
CAS Italian ITAL-UA All ITAL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ITAL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU All LIT-SHU courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some LIT-SHU courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Law and Society LWSOC-UA All LWSOC-UA courses SOC
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 100-399 All MAP 100-399 MATH/SCI
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 400-499 All MAP 400-499 HUM
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 700-799 All MAP 700-799 HUM
Shanghai Mathematics MATH-SHU All MATH-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Mathematics MATH-UA All MATH-UA courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Mathematics MATH-UH All MATH-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: MATH-AD
Shanghai Neural Science NEUR-SHU All NEUR-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Neural Science NEURL-UA All NEURL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Philosophy PHIL-UH All PHIL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: PHIL-AD
Shanghai Physics PHYS-SHU All PHYS-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Physics PHYS-UA All PHYS-UA courses (see note below) MATH/SCI
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some PHYS-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Abu Dhabi Physics PHYS-UH All PHYS-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: PHYS-AD
Abu Dhabi Political Science POLSC-UH All POLC-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: POLSC-AD
CAS Portuguese PORT-UA All PORT-UA HUM
Shanghai Psychology PSYC-SHU All PSYC-SHU courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Abu Dhabi Psychology PSYCH-UH All PSYCH-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: PSYCH-AD
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA All RUSSN-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some RUSSN-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Abu Dhabi Social Research & Public Policy SRPP-UH All SRPP-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: SRPP-AD
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 51 American Cinema: 1960 to Present HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 220 American Sojourners: The U.S. as Traveler'S Tale HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 3 Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art 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 150 Ancient Egyptian Mythology and Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 630 Animals and Public Policy SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 610 Animals and Society SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 139 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 690 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 101 Approaches to Africana Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 201 Approaches to American Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 301 Approaches to Asian/ Pacif/Amer Experience SOC
CAS French FREN-UA 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 401 Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies SOC
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1112X Approaches to Islamic Art and Architecture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 150
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 501 Approaches to Latino Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 601 Approaches to Metropolitan Studies SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 102 Archaic & Classical Art: Greek to Etruscan HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 302 Architecture & Urbanism in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 204 Art and Architecture in The Age of Giotto  HUM
PREMOD
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1030 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9661 Art in Czech Lands HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 540 Art in Islamic World I: from Prophet to Mongols HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 653 Art in The Islamic World I: 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 Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 201 Art of Early Mid Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 201 Art of Early Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 55 Art of Now HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 560 Arts of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 512 Arts of China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 520 Arts of Japan  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 364 Asian & Asian American Contemporary Art HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 309 Asian American Art and Social Issues HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 369 Asian American Gender and Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 306 Asian American Lit HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 314 Asian American Theatre HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 307 Asian American Women SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 365 Asian Americans & War HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 302 Asian/Pacific/American Community Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 308 Asian/Pacific/American Media & Culture SOC
Tandon Mathematics MA-UY 2414 Basic Practice of Statistics for Social Science MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Applied Statistics in Social Research APSTA-UE 1085 Basic Statistics I MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3310EQ Behavioral Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 304
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 35 Behavioral Risk-Taking in the Global Context SOC
Steinhardt Educational Communication and Technology EDCT-UE 1010 Being Digital: How the Internet Works MATH/SCI
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9624 Between Fiction and Reality: New York and Paris SOC
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 120 Biblical Archaeology  HUM
PREMOD
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 20 Biostatistics for Public Health MATH/SCI
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 101 Birth of Greek Art: Bronze Age - Geometric HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 156 Black Feminism HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 115 Black Urban Studies SOC
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 274 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 483 Border Crossing: Gender, Sexuality, & Migration SOC
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9845 Borges and Argentine Literature HUM
GLOBAL
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 3354 Brain, Behavior, and the Mind: The History and Development of Neuroscience MATH/SCI
CAS Portuguese PORT-UA 840 Brazilian Poetry and Song (in Portuguese) HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9011 British Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 1 Calculus Workshop for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 570 Caribbean Women Writers HUM
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 371 Cervantes & Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9372 Cervantes (In English) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9371 Cervantes (In Spanish) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 371 Cervantes and Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 837 Chekhov HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 9141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 141 Child and Adolescent Brain Development: Applications from Neuroscience to Practice MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Fall 2015, CAMS-UA 141 fulfills MATH/SCI.
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 312 China Encounters the World HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 313 China Goes Global: How China and the World Changed Each Other HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 131 China and International Law SOC
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 125 China's Last Empire: Understanding Qing History, 1636-1911 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Media, Culture and Communication MCC-SHU 9993 Chinese Cyberculture SOC
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 450 Chinese Environmental Governance SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 243 Chinese Environmental Studies MATH/SCI
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 264 Chinese Migrant and Diasporic Networks SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 222 Chinese Poetry (in Translation) HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 215 Christian-Jewish Relatns in Antiquity & Mid Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 310 Cinema in Asia America HUM
Shanghai Electrical Engineering EENG-SHU 251 Circuits MATH/SCI
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 760 Cities, Communities, and Urban Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 630 City Planning: Social & Economic Aspects SOC
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 English ENGL-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 545 Class Warfare SOC
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 2350 Classic American Literature HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 127
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 160 Classical Literature & Philosophy: Gender and Genre  HUM
PREMOD
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 2311 Classical Literature and Its Global Reception HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 111
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 9226 Climate Change MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 470 Climate and Society HUM
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3920J Collective Welfare and Distributive Justice SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 324
CAS English ENGL-UA 415 Colloq: Shakespeare HUM
EARLY

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