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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 9333 Islam and Spain HUM
PREMOD
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9334 Islam and Spain: Past and Present HUM
PREMOD
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 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
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 835 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 660 Martyrdom, Ancient and Modern HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 809 Introduction to the Old Testament HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 404 Gods, Goddesses, & Heroes: Classical Myth  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 611 Jews and Christians in the Ancient World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 23 The Bible as Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 846 Virgins Martyrs Monks and Saints: Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 120 Biblical Archaeology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 690 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 337 Religions of India HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 91 Philosophy of Biology MATH/SCI
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 90 Philosophy of Science MATH/SCI
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 70 Logic MATH/SCI
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 70 Logic MATH/SCI
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 122 The Greek Thinkers  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 22 Plato HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 20 History of Ancient Philosophy HUM
PREMOD
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 1067 Music History I EARLY
PREMOD
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 730 Love, Proph & Madness in Arabic Literature & Islamic Cult 7th-16th Century  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
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 653 Art in The Islamic World I: Prophet to Mongols  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 722 The Medieval Indian Ocean World: Mobility and Encounters  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 718 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 611 History of Ancient Egypt, 3200-50Bc HUM
PREMOD
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 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 868 Acting Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 202 Romanesque Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 205 Medieval Architecture HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 710 Masterpieces of Middle Eastern Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 984 Sem: Tpcs: Medieval HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 271 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 3 Medieval Technology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 274 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 201 Art of Early Mid Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 430 Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 182 The Consolation of Philosophy: Boethius and Boethian Literature in the Middle Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 86 Gender in Early Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 51 Rabbinic & Medieval Hebrew Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 200 Medieval Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 203 Gothic Art Northern Eur HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 184 Medieval Indian Ocean World HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 60 Philosophy in The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 801 Dante and His World HUM
PREMOD
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
CAS Linguistics LING-UA 6 Patterns in Language MATH/SCI
Shanghai Law and Society LWSO-SHU 303 Traditional Chinese Political and Legal Philosophy PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9406 The Etruscans HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 105 The 14th Cent - When Europ was Transformed HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 197 Gendering The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 262 World of Medieval Magic HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 442 Sem: Topics in Medieval History HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 506 History of Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 107 The Renaissance of the 12th Century HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 206  History of The Roman Empire HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 205 History of Rome: The Republic  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 200 Greek History from The Bronze Age to Alexander  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 114 The High Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 113 Tpcs: The Crusades - Masculinity and Gender in the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 304 History of the Byzantine Empire I, 4th-9th Centuries  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9117 Mediev Church: Religious Hist of Crisis & Creativ HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 111 The Early Middle Ages, 300-1050 HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 379 The Social Life of Things: Functions of Material Culture in Ancient HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 226 5000 Years of Chinese History: Fact or Fiction? HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 120 The Mongol Conquest in World History HUM
PREMOD
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 351 From Human Sacrifices to Illicit Sex at a Funeral: A History of HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 126 World History: Part I HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 242 Greek History from the Bronze Age to Alexander HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 9143 Greek Drama: Reading, Re-writing, and Performance HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 700 Greek Islands: Myth, Archaeology, and Networks HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 435 Jewish Mysticism: Literature and Legacy of the Kabbalah HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 134 Ancient Egyptian Mortuary Traditions HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 425 Jewish Philosophy in the Medieval World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 100 Hist of Judaism: Emerg of Classical Judaism  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  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 22 Introduction to The New Testament and Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 784  Readings in Talmud HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 116 Early History of God HUM
PREMOD
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 240 Varieties of Mystical Experience HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 128 Jews and Christians in the Ancient World HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 139 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology 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 215 Christian-Jewish Relatns in Antiquity & Mid Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 422 Living a Good Life: Greek and Jewish HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 233 Foreign Societies in Classical Chinese Writing HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 164 The History of the Silk Road HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 234 Dunhuang and Its Global Connections PREMOD
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 211 Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
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 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 English ENGL-UA 32 Medieval Minstrels  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 315 Intro to Old English Language & Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 142 Dante's Divine Comedy   HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 320 Colloquium: Chaucer HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 302 Medieval Misogyny  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 311 Topographies of Medieval Romance HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 310 Medieval Literature in Translation HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 37 Troy Burning  HUM
PREMOD
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 9301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 5 Math for Econ 1: Optimization MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 301 Econometrics MATH/SCI
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU 201 Math for Economists MATH/SCI
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL

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