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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 Italian ITAL-UA 121  Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS Politics POL-UA 760  International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 206  History of The Roman Empire HUM
PREMOD
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 History HIST-UA 516 Zionism & The State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 180 Zionism & The State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 262 World of Medieval Magic HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 612 Work & Wealth in City: Econ of Urban Growth SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 187 Women in Israeli Society HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 660 Women and Slavery in The Americas  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 85 What is Islam?  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9085 What Is Islam? HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 871 Warfare & History-Africa  GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 571 Warfare & History-Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 223 W.E.B. Dubois & Roots of Critical Race HUM
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 150 Visual Languages of the Renaissance: Emblems, Dreams, Hieroglyphs HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 35 Visual Culture in The Middle Ages & Renaiss HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 846 Virgins Martyrs Monks and Saints: Early Christianity HUM
PREMOD
CAS French FREN-UA  850 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 150 Versailles: Life as Art in The Age of Grandeur HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 240 Varieties of Mystical Experience HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 611 Urban Schools in Crisis: Policy Issues & Perspec SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 490 Urban Political Ecology SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 631 Urban Environmentalism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 608 Urban Cultural Life SOC
CAS History HIST-UA 9  United States History to 1877 HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 37 Troy Burning  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 474 Transnational Feminism HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 485 Transgender: Histories, Identities, Politics SOC
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 729 Traditional Drama of China and Japan HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 113 Tpcs: The Crusades - Masculinity and Gender in the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 311 Topographies of Medieval Romance HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9250 Topics: Medieval Art: The Glory of Medieval France HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 150 Topics: Ancient Art: The Parthenon and Its Reception HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 175 Topics in 18th Century Literature: Enlightenment Evil HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 155 Tolstoy's War and Peace  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 846 Tolstoy Vs. Dostoevsky HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 835 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 833 Tibetan Buddhism HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 472 Theories of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 1 Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 835 Theatre of The Black Atlantic  GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 294 Theatre in Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 421 Theater & Poetry of The Spanish Golden Age  HUM
EARLY
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 252 The World We Made: Human Responses to Climate Change from the Ice Age to the Anthropocene PREMOD
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA 146 The Twentysomethings SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 151 The Strange Career of Blackness HUM
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 75 The Rewritten Bible in Hebrew HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 107 The Renaissance of the 12th Century HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9128 The Postcolonial in African Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 515 The Ottoman Empire and the World Around it  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 650 The Ottoman Empire & the World Around It HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 127 The Oldest Diplomacy: How International Relations Shaped the Ancient Near East  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 9155 The Music of Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 722 The Medieval Indian Ocean World: Mobility and Encounters  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 540 The Latinized City: Latinas & Latinos in NYC SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 188 The Jewish Community in Palestine Under Ottoman and British Rule HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 371 The Immigrant Imagination HUM
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 300 The Iberian Atlantic HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 202 The History of Western Medicine HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 114 The High Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 122 The Greek Thinkers  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9143 The French Revolution and Napoleon HUM
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 724 The Family SOC
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9406 The Etruscans HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 106 The Epic Poem from Homer to Milton HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 111 The Early Middle Ages, 300-1050 HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 142 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 995 The Courtesan in Italian Renais Society & Culture HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 182 The Consolation of Philosophy: Boethius and Boethian Literature in the Middle Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 211 The Comedies of Greece and Rome HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 155 The Black Body and The Lens HUM
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 23 The Bible as Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 829 The Art of Russian Avant-Garde HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 716 The Arabian Nights HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 31 The Anthropology of Witchcraft SOC
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 711 The Anthropology of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 147 The 14th Century -- When Europe Was Transformed PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 105 The 14th Cent - When Europ was Transformed HUM
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 219 Surveys of Regional Prehistory II: Prehistoric Europe to the End of the Ice Age SOC
PREMOD
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 863  Sufism: Mystics of Islam HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 702 Studies in Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 251 Studies in Popular Culture HUM
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 Religious Studies RELST-UA 9671 Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Culture: Magic, Religion, and the Inquisition in 15th and 16th century Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 20 Strategies for Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 10 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 302 Statistics for Social Research MATH/SCI
CAS Economics ECON-UA 18 Statistics MATH/SCI
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 9 Statistical Reasoning for the Behavioral Sciences MATH/SCI
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 550 Special Topics in Non-Western Art HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9150 Special Topics Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
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 Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 663 Soviet Jewish Life Thru the Prism of Lit & Film HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 852 Soviet & Post-Soviet Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 721 South Asian Lit in English HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 531 South Asian Art II: 1200 to The Present  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 530 South Asian Art I: Indus Valley to 1200 HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 701 Socrates and His Critics HUM
PREMOD
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA 163 Society & Culture: Middle Ages to Present  HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 816 Slavic Folklore HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 762 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS English ENGL-UA 404 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 226 Shakespeare Survey II  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 411 Shakespeare Survey II HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 225 Shakespeare I  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 410 Shakespeare I HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 227 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Theatre  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 9412 Shakespeare & Elizabethan Stage HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 410 Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 487 Sexual Rights & Wrongs: Sex Work & Pornography SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 484 Sex, Gender, and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 420 Sex and the City SOC
CAS History HIST-UA 559 Sem: topics in South Asian History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 984 Sem: Tpcs: Medieval HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 442 Sem: Topics in Medieval History HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 279 Sem Early Mod Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 441 Secret Weapons: Reading Julio Cortazar today HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 848 Russian Literature in the Original II HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 847 Russian Lit in the Original HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 191 Russian Jewish History HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 157 Russian Empire: The Politics of Difference, 1700-1917 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 861 Russia and the West  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 202 Romanesque Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 202 Romanesque Art HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 212 Roman Drama: Seneca & His Predecessors HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 105 Roman Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 500 Restoration and Early 18th Century Literature HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 505 Restoration and 18th-Century British Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 235 Restoration & 18th Century Drama HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 22 Renaissance and Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 121 Renaissance Italy HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9350 Renaissance Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9300 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 5 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 333 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9005 Renaissance Art HUM
EARLY
CAS Advanced Honors Seminars AHSEM-UA 257 Religious Skepticism from Ancient Greece to Medieval Islam PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 337 Religions of India HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 812 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life 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 Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 362 Reimagining Community: Race,Nat,& Pol of Belong SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 784  Readings in Talmud HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 115 Readings in Medieval and Renaissance Literature HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 9120 Readings in French Literature: Middle Ages to Early Modern Era HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 205 Readings in Czech Literature I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 510 Readings in Contemporary Literary Theory: Ecocriticism HUM
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 123 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture  HUM
GLOBAL
or PREMOD
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 722 Readings in Chinese Philosophy and Culture HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 368 Reading Race and Representation SOC
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 162 Reading & Representation in Early Modern Europe HUM
EARLY
CAS French FREN-UA 120 Rdngs in French Lit I: Middle Ages - Revolution  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 311 Race, Immigration, and New York City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 367 Race, Class, & Metropol Transformation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 154 Race and Rumors of Race SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 158 Race & Reproduction SOC
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 51 Rabbinic & Medieval Hebrew Literature  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 482 Queer Literature HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 475 Queer Histories HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 450 Queer Culture SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9302 Quantitative Methods/Statistical Methods MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 9800 Quantitative Methods/Statistical Methods MATH/SCI
CAS Politics POL-UA 800 Quantitative Methods in Political Science MATH/SCI
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 54 Primate Behavioral Ecology MATH/SCI
Notes Effective Spring 2018, ANTH-UA 54 "Primate Behavioral Ecology" fulfills Gallatin's Math/Science requirement.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 212 Prehistoric Art & Symbolic Evolution  SOC
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 135 Pre-Modern Science HUM
EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2016, HIST-UA 135 fulfills Early Modern.
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 572 Postmodern Travel Fictions HUM
CAS English ENGL-UA 9975 Postcolonial indian Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9140 Post-War East European Poetry: The Still Unborn About the Dead HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Music MUSIC-UA 154 Popular Music Latino/a America HUM
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 Politics POL-UA 540 Politics of The Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 161 Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9540 Politics of Near & Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 22 Plato HUM
PREMOD
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 369 Pirates and Buccaneers: Seaborne Terrorism in the Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 14 Physics and Astronomy in the Renaissance MATH/SCI
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 60 Philosophy in The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 665 Perspectives On Islam HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9789 Perspectives On African Experience GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9702 Perspective On Israeli Society and History SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA 22 Perception MATH/SCI
CAS Linguistics LING-UA 6 Patterns in Language MATH/SCI
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 193 Palestine Zionism and Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Math/Science
CAS Physics PHYS-UA 8 Origins of Astronomy MATH/SCI
PREMOD
or EARLY

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