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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.
     

Courses

School Department Course # Title Lib Arts Hist & Cult
CAS Animal Studies ANST-UA All ANST-UA courses SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 212 Prehistoric Art & Symbolic Evolution  SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 219 Surveys of Regional Prehistory II: Prehistoric Europe to the End of the Ice Age SOC
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA Most ANTH-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ANTH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 31 The Anthropology of Witchcraft SOC
EARLY
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1271 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 85 The Science of Human Connection SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 19 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 13 Social Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1050 The Cultures of Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 2 Introduction to Psychology and Its Principles SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 10 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1038 Abnormal Psychology SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
Shanghai Business & Political Economy Program  BPEP-SHU 9042 The Political Economy of East Asia SOC
Shanghai Business & Political Economy Program  BPEP-SHU 238 International Economics SOC
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA Most CAMS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in CAMS-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 101 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Former course number: CSCD-UE 17
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 17 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Course renumbered to CSCD-UE 101
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3940 Advanced Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 306
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3920J Collective Welfare and Distributive Justice SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 324
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 1112  Principles of Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 102
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3630 Public Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 322
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2010 Intermediate Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 105
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2510 Foundations of Financial Markets SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 302
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2610 International Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 103
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3410 Development Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 300
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2620J Understanding the Financial Crisis SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 106
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3910 Advanced Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 305
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3310EQ Behavioral Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 304
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2030 Intermediate Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 104
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2410 Development and Public Policy SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 301
CAS Economics ECON-UA Most ECON-UA courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ECON-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Economics ECON-SHU Most ECON-SHU courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ECON-SHU fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 1312 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 10 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 42 Education and the American Dream SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 490 Urban Political Ecology SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 503 Journalism & Society: Covering The Earth SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 630 Animals and Public Policy SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 610 Animals and Society SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 460 European Environmental Policy SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 410 Economics & The Environment SOC
Steinhardt Food Studies FOOD-UE 1051 Food and Identity SOC
Tisch Game Design GAMES-UT 112 Tackling Representation in Games SOC
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 251 Worldwide Chinese Diaspora SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 264 Chinese Migrant and Diasporic Networks SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 270 Researching Chinese Politics and Society SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 240 Modern Chinese Governance SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 342 The Political Economy of East Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 35 Behavioral Risk-Taking in the Global Context SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 40 Health Policy in a Global World SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 10 Health and Society in a Global Context SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 45 Controversies and Debates SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 293 Global Medicine and Disease: The Challenges We Face SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1010 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 610 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1005 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt International Education INTE-UE 1545 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
CAS International Relations INTRL-UA All INTRL-UA courses SOC
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 9515 Contemporary Irish Politics & Society: The Sociology of Change SOC
CAS Law and Society LWSOC-UA All LWSOC-UA courses SOC
Shanghai Law and Society LWSO-SHU 498 Law, Society and Legal Philosophy in China SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 631 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 553 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 592 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 591 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 633 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 554 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 531 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 202 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 552 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 593 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 632 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
CAS Linguistics LING-UA Most LING-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in LING-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE-1013 Political Communication SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 5 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 14 Media and Cultural Analysis SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 3 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1002 Space and Place in Human Communication SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1034 Media, Technology, and Society SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1571 The Rise of Internet Media SOC
Shanghai Media, Culture and Communication MCC-SHU 9993 Chinese Cyberculture SOC
Shanghai Media, Culture and Communication MCC-SHU 9451 Global Media Seminar: Media in China SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1013 Political Communication SOC
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 750 Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
Notes Effective Spring 2018, MEIS-UA 750 "Politics of the Middle East" fulfills Gallatin's Social Science requirement.
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1606 Thinking About Games: Introduction to Game Studies SOC
Abu Dhabi Political Science POLSC-UH All POLC-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: POLSC-AD
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA Most POL-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in POL-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some POL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Politics POL-UA 9540 Politics of Near & Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 760  International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 530 Latin American Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 560 East Asian Politics: China & Japan SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9780 Interamerica Relations: Latin America and The US SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 770 International Relations of Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9522 East European Comparative Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 540 Politics of The Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Psychology PSYCH-UH All PSYCH-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: PSYCH-AD
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA Most PSYCH-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in PSYCH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
Shanghai Psychology PSYC-SHU All PSYC-SHU courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Wagner Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy UPADM-GP 101 Politics and Public Policy: City, Nation, Globe SOC
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 646 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life SOC
Notes Effective Summer 2017, RELST-UA 646 fulfills a social science requirement.
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 1 Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion SOC
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2464W Public Policy Issues in Telecommunications SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 161 Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 420 Sex and the City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 301 Approaches to Asian/ Pacif/Amer Experience SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9624 Between Fiction and Reality: New York and Paris SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 483 Border Crossing: Gender, Sexuality, & Migration SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 812 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 368 Reading Race and Representation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 253 Couture/Culture: Fashion and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 612 Work & Wealth in City: Econ of Urban Growth SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 486 Gender & Development: The Political Economy SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 487 Sexual Rights & Wrongs: Sex Work & Pornography SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 631 Urban Environmentalism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 601 Approaches to Metropolitan Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 480 Gender, Nation, & The Colonial Condition SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 232 Ethnicity & The Media SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 625 Landcapes of Consumption SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 557 Cultural Spaces of Latinidad SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 608 Urban Cultural Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 307 Asian American Women SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 562 NAFTA and Narcos SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 621 Gender in The Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 450 Queer Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9836 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 311 Race, Immigration, and New York City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 762 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 724 The Family SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 366 Constitution and People of Color SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 101 Approaches to Africana Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 610 Law & Urban Problems SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 630 City Planning: Social & Economic Aspects SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 362 Reimagining Community: Race,Nat,& Pol of Belong SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 367 Race, Class, & Metropol Transformation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 115 Black Urban Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 472 Theories of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 540 The Latinized City: Latinas & Latinos in NYC SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 1 Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 163 Language & Liberation:at Home in Carib & Abroad SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 162 International Relations of Africa SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 363 Multiethnic Ny: a Study Asian/Latino Neighborhd SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 234 Cultures & Economies: Drugs and Sex Work SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 501 Approaches to Latino Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 308 Asian/Pacific/American Media & Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 104 Intro to Pan-Africanism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 484 Sex, Gender, and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 154 Race and Rumors of Race SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 485 Transgender: Histories, Identities, Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 201 Approaches to American Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 369 Asian American Gender and Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 302 Asian/Pacific/American Community Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 158 Race & Reproduction SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 470 Gender, Identity & Society in Middle East SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 711 The Anthropology of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 611 Urban Schools in Crisis: Policy Issues & Perspec SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 760 Cities, Communities, and Urban Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 20 Strategies for Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 542 Latino Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 240 Marxist Cultural Theory SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 401 Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 560 Globalization, Immigration, and Postcolonial Identity SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 536 Latino/a Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 545 Class Warfare SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 620 Culture of The City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 230 Intersect: Race, Gender, & Sexuality in U.S. Hist SOC
Shanghai Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-SHU 9634 Global Connections: Shanghai SOC
Abu Dhabi Social Research & Public Policy SRPP-UH All SRPP-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: SRPP-AD
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 331 Politics in China SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 131 China and International Law SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 270 Social Change in Contemporary China SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 450 Chinese Environmental Governance SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU SOCS-SHU 129-450 courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Most courses in the range of SOCS-SHU 129-450 fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SOCS-SHU courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Abu Dhabi Social Sciences SOCSC-UH 3220 Econometrics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 210 "Introduction to Econometrics"
Abu Dhabi Social Sciences SOCSC-UH 1111 Markets SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 101 "Principles of Microeconomics"
CAS Sociology SOC-UA Most SOC-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in SOC-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SOC-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.

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