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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
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 9077 Contemporary Art and New Media in China GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 510 East Asian Art I: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 Ce HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 512 Arts of China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 513 Intro to Chinese Painting HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 520 Arts of Japan  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 531 South Asian Art II: 1200 to The Present  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 540 Art in Islamic World I: from 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 Art History ARTH-UA 550 Special Topics in Non-Western Art HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 560 Arts of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 570 North American Indian Arts HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9660 History of Czech Architecture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9661 Art in Czech Lands HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9662 Czech Art and Architecture   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 721 Mod Japanes Lit in Translation II  HUM
GLOBAL
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 731 20th Century Chinese Lit in Translation HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 734 Japan Through Its Literature  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 844 Intro to African Lit Arts, Literature and Film in Post-Colonial Afrcia  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9128 The Postcolonial in African Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9136 Kafka and His Contexts HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9140 Post-War East European Poetry: The Still Unborn About the Dead HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9141 Mythic Image in Chin & Western Narrative HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 500 Cultures & Contexts: Topics—The Silk Road and Central Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 503 Cultures & Contexts: South Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Trads GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 512 Cultures & Contexts: China GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 532 Cultures & Contexts: African Diaspora GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 536 Cultures & Contexts: Indigenous Australia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian / Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 540 Cultures & Contexts: Mongol Asia and Its Legacy GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 541 Cultures & Contexts: New World Encounters GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: Egypt of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 555 Cultures & Contexts: Brazil GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9515 Cultures and Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 663 Soviet Jewish Life Thru the Prism of Lit & Film HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 294 Theatre in Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 613 Japanese Cinema: Theory & History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA All EAST-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Global Cultures exception: ALL EAST ASIAN STUDIES COURSES except language courses fulfill the global cultures requirement.
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 722 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 East Asian Studies EAST-UA 726 Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
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 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 91 East Asian Art I HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 721 South Asian Lit in English HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 9975 Postcolonial indian Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 100 Hist of Judaism: Emerg of Classical Judaism  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 114 Jews in The Islamic Wrld in The Modern Period HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 126 Introduction to the Hebrew Bible HUM
GLOBAL
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 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  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 165 Jerusalem: The City, The Shrine, The Conflict HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 179 Zionism in Communist Europe HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 180 Zionism & the State of Israel HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 181 Ethnicity in The Jewish People & State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 186 Immigration in Israeli Society HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 187 Women in Israeli Society HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 188 The Jewish Community in Palestine Under Ottoman and British Rule HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 191 Russian Jewish History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 193 Palestine Zionism and Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 29 Israeli Music: Contesting National Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 36 Food and Identity in The Middle East & it'S Jews HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 430 Intro to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 664 Modern Yiddish Lit and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 711 Israeli Politics in Comparative Perspective HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 712 Israeli Territorial Politics: Between Security & Identity HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 75 The Rewritten Bible in Hebrew HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 77 Intro Jewish Thought & Literature  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 780 Israel: Fact Through Film and Fiction HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9180 Hist of The Yishuv: Zionism & State of Israel HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations PREMOD
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 155 Tolstoy's War and Peace  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 157 Russian Empire: The Politics of Difference, 1700-1917 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 263 Culture and Communism in Eastern Europe HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 300 Global Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 515 The Ottoman Empire and the World Around it  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 516 Zionism & The State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 521 Jews in The Islamic World  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 535 Modern China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 546 Mao and the Chinese Revolution HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 559 Sem: topics in South Asian History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 567 History of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 568 History of South Africa  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 571 Warfare & History-Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 660 Women and Slavery in The Americas  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 745 Contemporary Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 753 History of the Andes HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 755 Cuba: Hist & Revolution HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams+ HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 861 Russia and the West  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9053 History of Modern China Since 1840 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9085 What Is Islam? HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9176 History of Nationalism in Central and Eastern Europe HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9568 History of Southern Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9745 Latin American History: Argentine History & Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Tracts GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian I Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 541 Cultures and Contexts: New World Encounters GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
Shanghai Media, Culture and Communication MCC-SHU 9451 Global Media Seminar: Media in China GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 184 Medieval Indian Ocean World HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 51 Rabbinic & Medieval Hebrew Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA All MEIS-UA (see note for exceptionss) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All MEIS-UA courses fulfill humanities with the exception of International Politics of the Middle East, MEIS-UA 752, which fulfills the social science requirement. Historical/Cultural exception: Most MEIS-UA courses fulfill the GLOBAL requirement with the following exceptions: language courses and courses that are cross-listed with (and sponsored by) other NYU departments.
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 611 History of Ancient Egypt, 3200-50Bc HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 653 Art in The Islamic World I: Prophet to Mongols  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 718 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
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 722 The Medieval Indian Ocean World: Mobility and Encounters  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
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 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 29 Isreali Music: Contesting National Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 9155 The Music of Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1500 Iran Arts Activism GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 123 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 6 Global Ethics HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 530 Latin American Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 540 Politics of The Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 560 East Asian Politics: China & Japan SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 760  International Politics of the Middle East 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 9540 Politics of Near & Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9780 Interamerica Relations: Latin America and The US SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 180 Zionism & The State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 337 Religions of India HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 665 Perspectives On Islam HUM
GLOBAL

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