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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 and 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 and cultural requirements, go to the Gallatin Courses page. Please note that the following do not fulfill any areas of the liberal arts and historical and 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 and cultural foundation 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 or historical and cultural requirements, students should complete a Course Review Request form.
     

Courses

School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
01
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 History HIST-SHU 226 5000 Years of Chinese History: Fact or Fiction? PREMOD
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 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 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
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
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses 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
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.
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.
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
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
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
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
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 Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-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 Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1030 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 Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-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 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 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
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 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations PREMOD
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  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
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 Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 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
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 320 Colloquium: Chaucer HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 450 Colloquium: Milton HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 601 Colonial North America HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 56 Comparative Biology of the Living Primates MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 56 "Comparative Biology of the Living Primates" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9766 Comparative Latin American Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 1 Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 366 Constitution and People of Color SOC
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 9832 Contemp Central & East European Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9912 Contemporary African Literature GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 9077 Contemporary Art and New Media in China GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 832 Contemporary Cuba: Art, History, Politics, Ideas GLOBAL
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 9515 Contemporary Irish Politics & Society: The Sociology of Change SOC

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