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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 Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 300 The Iberian Atlantic HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9371 Cervantes (In Spanish) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9372 Cervantes (In English) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 421 Theater & Poetry of The Spanish Golden Age  HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 371 Cervantes and Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 302 Statistics for Social Research MATH/SCI
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 210 Statistics for the Behavioral & Social Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
Steinhardt Science Education SCIED-UE-210 Science in Our Lives; Science in the Community (Environmental Issues) MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2004W Science, Technology, and Society MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2444 History and Philosophy of Internet Technology  MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2624W The Rhetoric of Science MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2444W History and Philosophy of Internet Technology MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 3214 Science & Feminism MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2244W Magic, Medicine, and Science MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2314 It's About Time MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 3204W Science and Difference  MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2224 Science and Sexuality MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2004 Science, Technology, and Society MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2254 Evolution MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 3354 Brain, Behavior, and the Mind: The History and Development of Neuroscience MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2624 The Rhetoric of Science MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2224W Science and Sexuality MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 3204 Science and Difference MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2724 Dinosaurs: Resurrecting an Extinct Species MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2244 Magic, Medicine, and Science  MATH/SCI
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 9671 Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Culture: Magic, Religion, and the Inquisition in 15th and 16th century Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 22 Perception MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 25 Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 9 Statistical Reasoning for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 10 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 800 Quantitative Methods in Political Science MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 840 Introduction to Game Theory in Political Science MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 850 Introduction to Research Methods in Political Science MATH/SCI
Shanghai Physics PHYS-SHU All PHYS-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 14 Physics and Astronomy in the Renaissance MATH/SCI
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Physics PHYS-UH All PHYS-UH courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Notes Former course number: PHYS-AD
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
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.
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 70 Logic MATH/SCI
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 91 Philosophy of Biology MATH/SCI
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 90 Philosophy of Science MATH/SCI
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 70 Logic MATH/SCI
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 21 History of Modern Philosophy HUM
EARLY
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 30 Kant HUM
EARLY
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 20 Creative Computing/Interactions Lab MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Nutrition & Dietetics NUTR-UE 1068 Introduction to Human Physiology MATH/SCI
CAS Neural Science NEURL-UA All NEURL-UA courses MATH/SCI
Shanghai Neural Science NEUR-SHU All NEUR-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Music Performance/Theory&Composition MPATC-UE 1068 Music History II EARLY
Steinhardt Music Performance/Theory&Composition MPATC-UE 1067 Music History I EARLY
PREMOD
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 15 Music of Bach HUM
EARLY
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 100-399 All MAP 100-399 MATH/SCI
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 650 The Ottoman Empire & the World Around It HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 863  Sufism: Mystics of Islam HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
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 9995 Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Culture: Magic, Religion, and the Inquisition in 15th and 16th century Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 147 Machiavelli HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 17 Masterpieces of Renaissance Literature  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 995 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 710 Masterpieces of Middle Eastern Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 9123 Italy During The Renaissance: Florence HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 12 Literature & Culture of Renaissance  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 333 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 430 Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 410 Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 311 Dutch & Flemish Painting 1600-1700 HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 371 Cervantes & Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 270 European Reformations: Protestant,Cath, Radical HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 285 Love, Desire & Alienat'n in Early Mod Ital Lit HUM
EARLY
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1585 Creative Coding MATH/SCI
Tandon Mathematics MA-UY 2414 Basic Practice of Statistics for Social Science 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 Mathematics MATH-UA All MATH-UA courses MATH/SCI
Shanghai Mathematics MATH-SHU All MATH-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 221 Shakespeare II: Comical Tragedies HUM
EARLY
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 220 Shakespeare I: Tragical comedies HUM
EARLY
CAS Linguistics LING-UA 6 Patterns in Language MATH/SCI
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 311 Court Culture in Renaissance Italy I HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 295 Crime and Punishment in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: A Digital Approach HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 147 Machiavelli HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 121  Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 145 Love & War Renaiss Italy: Chivalric Romance & Epic HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 142 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
Tisch International Programs, Drama ITHEA-UT 70 Shakespeare: Text and Performance EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 519 Gender, Culture and Society in the Ottoman World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 135 Pre-Modern Science HUM
EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2016, HIST-UA 135 fulfills Early Modern.
CAS History HIST-UA 9572 History of Slavery: The Atlantic Slave Trade EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers: Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 22 Renaissance and Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 515 The Ottoman Empire and the World Around it  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9123 Italy During the Renaissance: Florence HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9  United States History to 1877 HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 115 Environmental History of The Early Modern World  HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9143 The French Revolution and Napoleon HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 601 Colonial North America HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 182 Hist of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 264 Northern Europe in the Age of the Renaissance and Reformation HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 202 The History of Western Medicine HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 279 Sem Early Mod Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 125 China's Last Empire: Understanding Qing History, 1636-1911 HUM
EARLY
or 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 127 Introduction to World History: The Making of Early Modernity, 1400-1800 HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi History HIST-UH 1301J Atlantic Moments in the Making of the American Republic HUM
EARLY
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 107 A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Incendiary Treatise and Modern Judaism HUM
EARLY
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 20 Biostatistics for Public Health MATH/SCI
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 30 Epidemiology for Global Health MATH/SCI
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 243 Chinese Environmental Studies MATH/SCI
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 163 Society & Culture: Middle Ages to Present  HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA  850 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 150 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
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
Shanghai Foundations of Science CCSC-SHU All CCSC-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
Shanghai Exper Discovery in Nat World CCEX-SHU 203 Energy and the Environment MATH/SCI
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 9226 Climate Change MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 100 Environmental Systems Science MATH/SCI
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 200-399 ENVST-UA 200-399 MATH/SCI
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENVST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 440 17th Cent English Lit 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 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 500 Restoration and Early 18th Century Literature HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 512 English Literature of the 18th Century: Enlightenment Past and Future HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 410 Shakespeare I HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 404 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 450 Colloquium: Milton HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 505 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Shanghai Electrical Engineering EENG-SHU 251 Circuits MATH/SCI
Steinhardt Educational Communication and Technology EDCT-UE 1010 Being Digital: How the Internet Works MATH/SCI
CAS Economics ECON-UA 18 Statistics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 5 Math for Econ 1: Optimization MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 9301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 201 Math for Economists MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
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 52 Hist of East Asia to 1850  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 227 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 235 Restoration & 18th Century Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 225 Shakespeare I  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 290 17th Century English Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 220 English Drama to 1642 HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 226 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
Drama THEA UT-700 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
Tisch Drama THEA-UT 700 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
Tisch Drama THEA-UT  713 Renaissance Theatre EARLY
Tisch Drama THEA-UT 716 Restoration Drama EARLY
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
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 Engineering CENG-SHU All CENG-SHU courses fulfill the math/science requirement MATH/SCI
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
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 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 1045  Science of Language MATH/SCI
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 100-399 All CORE 100-399 MATH/SCI
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 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
CAS Chemistry CHEM-UA All CHEM-AD courses MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 200E Network Analytics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 1 Calculus Workshop for Business and Economics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Business and Finance BUSF-SHU 101 Statistics for Business and Economics MATH/SCI

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