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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 9103 La Lengua de Buenos Aires HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 200 Critical Approaches to Text and Cultural Analysis HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 305 Cultural History of Latin America  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 441 Secret Weapons: Reading Julio Cortazar today HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 762 Introduction to Latin American Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9766 Comparative Latin American Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9845 Borges and Argentine Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9760 Intro to Latin American Studies HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 763 Literature & Revolution in Latin America  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9762 Introduction to Latin American Studies   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 355 Is Spanish One Language? SOC
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Social Science
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1030 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 20 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1015 Education as a Social Institution SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9702 Perspective On Israeli Society and History SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9934 Gender in Transition in Post-Communist Soc SOC
GLOBAL
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.
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"
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 331 Politics in China 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 Research & Public Policy SRPP-UH All SRPP-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: SRPP-AD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 806 Intro to Postcolonial Studies  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 161 Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9120 African Popular Music GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9911 Language in Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9124 Documenting The African City GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 791 History of Contemporary Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9912 Contemporary African Literature GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9836 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9789 Perspectives On African Experience GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9913 Culture in Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 835 Theatre of The Black Atlantic  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9634 Global Connections GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 163 Language & Liberation:at Home in Carib & Abroad SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9104 Intro to Pan-Africanism GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 871 Warfare & History-Africa  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 792 History of Southern Africa  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 850 Language in Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9775 African Language Literatures GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 834 Modern Korea & The Korean Diaspora  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 476 Gender, Globalization, and the Politics of KPOP 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 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 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 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
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
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2464W Public Policy Issues in Telecommunications SOC
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 178 History of Poland  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 837 Chekhov HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 9832 Contemp Central & East European Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 852 Soviet & Post-Soviet Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 828 Gogol HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 829 The Art of Russian Avant-Garde HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 848 Russian Literature in the Original II HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 230 Nabokov HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 157 History of Imperial Russia, 1700-1917 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 816 Slavic Folklore HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 847 Russian Lit in the Original HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 871 19thc Realism: The Case of Russia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 205 Readings in Czech Literature I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 263 Culture & Communism in Eastern Europe  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 811 Intro to Russian Lit I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 846 Tolstoy Vs. Dostoevsky HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 665 Perspectives On Islam HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 835 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 832 Intro to Buddhism HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 85 What is Islam?  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 180 Zionism & The State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 337 Religions of India HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Religious Studies RELS-SHU 9270 Religion and Society in China: Ghosts, Gods, Buddhas and Ancestors HUM
GLOBAL
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
Wagner Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy UPADM-GP 101 Politics and Public Policy: City, Nation, Globe SOC
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
CAS Portuguese PORT-UA 840 Brazilian Poetry and Song (in Portuguese) HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
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
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.
Abu Dhabi Political Science POLSC-UH All POLC-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: POLSC-AD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 6 Global Ethics HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 123 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
or PREMOD
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 165 Indian Buddhist Philosophy HUM
GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 832 Contemporary Cuba: Art, History, Politics, Ideas GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1500 Iran Arts Activism GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1606 Thinking About Games: Introduction to Game Studies SOC
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 9155 The Music of Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 29 Isreali Music: Contesting National Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 154 Popular Music Latino/a America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 541 Cultures and Contexts: New World Encounters GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian I Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Tracts GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA Most MEIS-UA (see note for exceptions) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in MEIS-UA fulfill Gallatin's Humanities requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural exception: Most MEIS-UA courses fulfill the GLOBAL requirement with the following exceptions: Islam and the West (MEIS-UA 9694), and language courses.
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 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 Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 730 Love, Proph & Madness in Arabic Literature & Islamic Cult 7th-16th Century  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL

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