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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 Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 871 19thc Realism: The Case of Russia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams+ HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 731 20th Century Chinese Lit in Translation HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 226 5000 Years of Chinese History: Fact or Fiction? HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 55 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 809 Africa Before Colonialism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9775 African Language Literatures GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9120 African Popular Music GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 110 Ancient Egyptian Art 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 150 Ancient Egyptian Mythology and Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 9118 Ancient Israel: History & Archaeology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9037 Anthropology of Indigenous Australia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9661 Art in Czech Lands HUM
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 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 653 Art in The Islamic World I: 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 560 Arts of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 512 Arts of China  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 520 Arts of Japan  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9845 Borges and Argentine Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Portuguese PORT-UA 840 Brazilian Poetry and Song (in Portuguese) HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 837 Chekhov HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 312 China Encounters the World HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 313 China Goes Global: How China and the World Changed Each Other HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 131 China and International Law SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations (Tianxia: Traditional China and the World) HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 125 China's Last Empire: Understanding Qing History, 1636-1911 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Social Science SOCS-SHU 450 Chinese Environmental Governance SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 243 Chinese Environmental Studies MATH/SCI
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 264 Chinese Migrant and Diasporic Networks SOC
GLOBAL
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 222 Chinese Poetry (in Translation) HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
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 English ENGL-UA 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 253 Comparative Islamic Feminisms in World Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9766 Comparative Latin American Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 9832 Contemp Central & East European Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9912 Contemporary African Literature GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 9077 Contemporary Art and New Media in China GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 832 Contemporary Cuba: Art, History, Politics, Ideas GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 745 Contemporary Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 200 Critical Approaches to Text and Cultural Analysis HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 755 Cuba: Hist & Revolution HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 305 Cultural History of Latin America  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 263 Culture & Communism in Eastern Europe  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 263 Culture and Communism in Eastern Europe HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9913 Culture in Africa GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 516 Cultures & Contexts: India GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 505 Cultures & Contexts: Africa GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 532 Cultures & Contexts: African Diaspora GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 514 Cultures & Contexts: Ancient Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian / Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 539 Cultures & Contexts: Asian I Pacific / American Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 555 Cultures & Contexts: Brazil GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 509 Cultures & Contexts: Caribbean GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 512 Cultures & Contexts: China GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Tracts GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 506 Cultures & Contexts: Chinese & Japanese Trads GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 529 Cultures & Contexts: Contemporary Latino Cultures GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: Egypt of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 546 Cultures & Contexts: Global Asia GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 536 Cultures & Contexts: Indigenous Australia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 538 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Diasporas GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 502 Cultures & Contexts: Islamic Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 507 Cultures & Contexts: Japan GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 543 Cultures & Contexts: Korea GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 515 Cultures & Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 511 Cultures & Contexts: Middle Eastern Societies GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 537 Cultures & Contexts: Modern Israel 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 Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9548 Cultures & Contexts: Prague, in the Heart of Central Europe GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9510 Cultures & Contexts: Russia - Between East & West GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 528 Cultures & Contexts: Russia Since 1917 GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 503 Cultures & Contexts: South Asia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 534 Cultures & Contexts: The Black Atlantic GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 500 Cultures & Contexts: Topics—The Silk Road and Central Asia GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 545 Cultures & Contexts: of the Pharaohs GLOBAL
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 9515 Cultures and Contexts: Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 541 Cultures and Contexts: New World Encounters GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9662 Czech Art and Architecture   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9124 Documenting The African City GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 91 East Asian Art I 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 East Asian Studies EAST-UA 92 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan to 1000 HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 511 East Asian Art II: China, Korea, Japan, 1000ce-Pr HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 560 East Asian Politics: China & Japan SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9522 East European Comparative Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 181 Ethnicity in The Jewish People & State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 154 Everyday Life in Modern China: Politics, Culture, and Society Since HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 36 Food and Identity in The Middle East & it'S Jews HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Global China Studies GCHN-SHU 233 Foreign Societies in Classical Chinese Writing HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 351 From Human Sacrifices to Illicit Sex at a Funeral: A History of HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9934 Gender in Transition in Post-Communist Soc SOC
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 300 Global Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9634 Global Connections GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 6 Global Ethics HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Media, Culture and Communication MCC-SHU 9451 Global Media Seminar: Media in China SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 828 Gogol HUM
GLOBAL
CAS French FREN-UA  833 Haiti - History, Society and Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 52 Hist of East Asia to 1850  HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or 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 9180 Hist of The Yishuv: Zionism & State of Israel HUM
GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 726 Historical Epics of China and Japan HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 567 History of Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 506 History of Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 611 History of Ancient Egypt, 3200-50Bc HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 551 History of China to 1800 HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 226 History of Chinese Cinemas HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 791 History of Contemporary Africa GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9660 History of Czech Architecture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 157 History of Imperial Russia, 1700-1917 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9053 History of Modern China Since 1840 HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 153 History of Modern China Since 1840 HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 179 History of Modern China in a Global Context HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9176 History of Nationalism in Central and Eastern Europe HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA 178 History of Poland HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 178 History of Poland  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 568 History of South Africa  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 9568 History of Southern Africa HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 792 History of Southern Africa  GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 753 History of the Andes HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 186 Immigration in Israeli Society HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai Philosophy PHIL-SHU 165 Indian Buddhist Philosophy HUM
GLOBAL
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 105 Indian Cinema GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9836 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 9780 Interamerica Relations: Latin America and The US SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 770 International Relations of Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 77 Intro Jewish Thought & Literature  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 844 Intro to African Lit Arts, Literature and Film in Post-Colonial Afrcia  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 832 Intro to Buddhism HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 513 Intro to Chinese Painting HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 430 Intro to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism  HUM
EARLY
or PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9760 Intro to Latin American Studies HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9104 Intro to Pan-Africanism GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 806 Intro to Postcolonial Studies  GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 811 Intro to Russian Lit I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 719 Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Religion  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 718 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Shanghai Literature LIT-SHU 246 Introduction to Gender and Feminism in African Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 104 Introduction to Jewish Mysticism and Hasidism HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
or 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 9762 Introduction to Latin American Studies   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 126 Introduction to the Hebrew Bible HUM
GLOBAL
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1500 Iran Arts Activism GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 780 Israel: Fact Through Film and Fiction HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 29 Israeli Music: Contesting National 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

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