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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 Animal Studies ANST-UA All ANST-UA courses SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA All ANTH-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All ANTH-UA courses fulfill social science with the exception of Human Evolution, ANTH-UA 2, which fulfills the math/science requirement. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ANTH-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
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 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 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
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 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
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 Applied Psychology APSY-UE 10 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1038 Abnormal Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1050 The Cultures of Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1271 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 13 Social Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 19 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 2  Introduction to Psychology and Its Principles SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 2 History of Western Art II HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 302 Architecture & Urbanism in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 303 Northern Renaissance Art, 1400-1530 HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 304 16th Century Art North of The Alps  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 305 Italian Renaissance Sculpture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 308 Golden Age Venetian Painting  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 309 Italian Art in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 313 French Art: Renaissance to Rococo HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 350 Sp Tpcs Renaissance & Baroque Art: The “Golden Age” in Spain, Mexico, and Peru (ca. 1575 – 1700) HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 5 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
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 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9005 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9011 British Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9300 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9308 Florentine Villas: interp Based on Hist & Soc Fact HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9350 Renaissance Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9411 Neoclassicism to Realism HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9412 Shakespeare & The Elizabethian Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA All CAMS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All CAMS-UA courses fulfill a social science, with the exception of Child Brain Devel: App Frm Neurosci to Practice CAMS-UA 141, which fulfills the math/science requirement.
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance 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
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 17 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 110 History of Drama & Theatre I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 220 English Drama to 1642 HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 225 Shakespeare I  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 226 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 227 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 235 Restoration & 18th Century Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
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 729 Traditional Drama of China and Japan HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 101 Principles of Microeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 102 Principles of Macroeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 103 International Economics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 104 Intermediate Macroeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 105 Intermediate Microeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 106 Understanding the Financial Crisis SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 210 Introduction to Econometrics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 212 Energy, Development, and International Politics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 213 Economic Development and Urbanization in Africa SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 300 Development Economics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 301 Development and Public Policy SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 302 Foundations of Financial Markets SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 304 Behavioral Economics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 305 Advanced Microeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 306 Advanced Macroeconomics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 313 Cooperative Games and Applications SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 320 Environmental Economics and Energy Policy SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 322 Public Economics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 323 Urban Economics SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-AD 324 Collective Welfare and Distributive Justice SOC
CAS Economics ECON-UA All ECON-UA (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All ECON-UA courses fulfill social science with the exception of Statistics, ECON-UA 18, which fulfills the math/science requirement)
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 10 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 1312 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 42 Education and the American Dream SOC
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 34 Medieval & Renaissance Gardens HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 404 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 410 Shakespeare I HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  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 440 17th Cent English Lit 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 512 English Literature of the 18th Century: Enlightenment Past and Future HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 410 Economics & The Environment SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 425 History of Ecology & Environmentalism MATH/SCI
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 460 European Environmental Policy 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 610 Animals and Society SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 630 Animals and Public Policy SOC
Steinhardt Food Studies FOOD-UE 1051 Food and Identity SOC
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 311 Literature of The French Renaissance  HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 107 A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Incendiary Treatise and Modern Judaism HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 127 Introduction to World History: The Making of Early Modernity, 1400-1800 EARLY
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations PREMOD
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 115 Environmental History of The Early Modern World  HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 121 Renaissance Italy 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 160 Imperial Cities: Rome, Constantinople, Istanbul  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 182 Hist of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 202 The History of Western Medicine HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 22 Renaissance and Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 279 Sem Early Mod Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers: Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 515 The Ottoman Empire and the World Around it  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 519 Gender, Culture and Society in the Ottoman World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 601 Colonial North America HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9123 Italy During the Renaissance: Florence HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9143 The French Revolution and Napoleon HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 9572 History of Slavery: The Atlantic Slave Trade EARLY
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1005 Introduction to Education SOC
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 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 182 History of Modern Ireland I: 1580-1800 HUM
EARLY
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 9515 Contemporary Irish Politics & Society: The Sociology of Change SOC
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 142 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 145 Love & War Renaiss Italy: Chivalric Romance & Epic HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 147 Machiavelli HUM
EARLY
Tisch International Programs, Drama ITHEA-UT 70 Shakespeare: Text and Performance EARLY
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 202 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 531 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 552 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 553 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 554 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 591 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 592 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 593 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 631 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 632 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 633 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
CAS Linguistics LING-UA All LING-UA courses SOC
CAS Law and Society LWSOC-UA All LWSOC-UA courses SOC
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1034 Media, Technology, and Society SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 14 Media and Cultural Analysis SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1571 The Rise of Internet Media SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 3 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 5 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE-1013 Political Communication SOC
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 12 Literature & Culture of Renaissance  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
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 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
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 311 Dutch & Flemish Painting 1600-1700 HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 333 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 371 Cervantes & Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 430 Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 710 Masterpieces of Middle Eastern Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
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 9123 Italy During The Renaissance: Florence HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 995 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture HUM
EARLY
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 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 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Music Performance/Theory&Composition MPATC-UE 1067 Music History I EARLY
PREMOD
Steinhardt Music Performance/Theory&Composition MPATC-UE 1068 Music History II EARLY
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 101 Medieval & Renaissance Music HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 15 Music of Bach HUM
EARLY
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1606 Thinking About Games: Introduction to Game Studies SOC
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 30 Kant HUM
EARLY

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