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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 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 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia 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
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 Most EAST-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
GLOBAL
Notes Global Cultures exception: ALL EAST-UA COURSES except language courses fulfill Gallatin's 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 EARLY
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 East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
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 French FREN-UA  833 Haiti - History, Society and Culture 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 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt 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 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
EARLY
or 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 664 Modern Yiddish Lit and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
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
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 506 History of Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or 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 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 551 History of China to 1800 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
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 184 Medieval Indian Ocean World HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 430 Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
EARLY
or 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 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 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 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 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 863  Sufism: Mystics of Islam HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 154 Popular Music Latino/a America HUM
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
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 123 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
or PREMOD
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

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