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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
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2115J Gardens of Eden in the History of Art HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 165 "Landscape, Architecture, Art, and the Making of the Mughal Empire 1525-1700"
Abu Dhabi Music MUSIC-UH 2801 Music Theory & Analysis II HUM
Notes Formerly MUSIC-AD 205 "Intermediate Western Music Theory"
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 304 16th Century Art North of The Alps  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 440 17th Cent English Lit HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 871 19thc Realism: The Case of Russia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 165 20th C Black Feminist Thought HUM
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
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 107 A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Incendiary Treatise and Modern Judaism HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 868 Acting Medieval Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 35 Acting Medieval Lit  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 359 Adventures in Asian American Cinema HUM
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 139 African American 20th C Novels & Narratives HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 160 African Political Thought HUM
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9666 African Women Speak HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 565 Afro-Latino Culture & History HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 307 Age of Leonardo, Raphael and Michelangelo  HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Arabic Language ARABL-UH All ARABL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: ARABL-AD
Abu Dhabi Mandarin Chinese Language CHINL-UH All CHINL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: CHINL-AD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA All COLIT-UG courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some COLIT-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 400-499 All CORE 400-499 HUM
CAS College Core Curriculum CORE-UA 700-799 All CORE 700-799 HUM
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA All DRLIT-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some DRLIT-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS English ENGL-UA All ENGL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ENGL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS European & Mediterranean Studies EURO-UA All EURO-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some EURO-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS French FREN-UA All FREN-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some FREN-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS German GERM-UA All GERM-UA courses HUM
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA All HEL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some HEL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS History HIST-UA All HIST-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some HIST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Abu Dhabi History HIST-UH All HIST-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: HIST-AD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA All ITAL-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some ITAL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 400-499 All MAP 400-499 HUM
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 700-799 All MAP 700-799 HUM
Abu Dhabi Philosophy PHIL-UH All PHIL-UH courses fulfill the humanities requirement HUM
Notes Former course number: PHIL-AD
CAS Portuguese PORT-UA All PORT-UA HUM
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA All RUSSN-UA courses (see note below) HUM
Notes Historical/Cultural requirement: Some RUSSN-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
Tisch Cinema Studies CINE-UT 51 American Cinema: 1960 to Present HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 220 American Sojourners: The U.S. as Traveler'S Tale HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 3 Ancient Art HUM
PREMOD
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 Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 690 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 139 Apocalypse and the End of Days HUM
PREMOD
CAS French FREN-UA 9145 Approaches to Francophone Literature HUM
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1112X Approaches to Islamic Art and Architecture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 150
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 24 Archaeology of Ancient Egypt  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 102 Archaic & Classical Art: Greek to Etruscan HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 302 Architecture & Urbanism in the Age of the Baroque HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 204 Art and Architecture in The Age of Giotto  HUM
PREMOD
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 Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 315 Art in Spain from El Greco to Goya  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 98 Art in The Islamic World HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-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 Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 201 Art of Early Mid Ages  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 201 Art of Early Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
Steinhardt Art Theory & Critical Studies ARTCR-UE 55 Art of Now HUM
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 Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 364 Asian & Asian American Contemporary Art HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 309 Asian American Art and Social Issues HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 306 Asian American Lit HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 314 Asian American Theatre HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 365 Asian Americans & War HUM
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 120 Biblical Archaeology  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 101 Birth of Greek Art: Bronze Age - Geometric HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 156 Black Feminism HUM
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 274 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9271 Boccaccio's Decameron HUM
PREMOD
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 Art History ARTH-UA 9011 British Art in London HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 210 British Literature I HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 570 Caribbean Women Writers HUM
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 371 Cervantes & Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9372 Cervantes (In English) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9371 Cervantes (In Spanish) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 371 Cervantes and Don Quijote HUM
EARLY
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 837 Chekhov HUM
GLOBAL
Shanghai History HIST-SHU 250 China at the Center? An Exploration of Chinese Foreign Relations PREMOD
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 514 Chinese Landscape Painting  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 215 Christian-Jewish Relatns in Antiquity & Mid Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 310 Cinema in Asia America HUM
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 Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 144 Civilization & Culture of Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 11 Civilization & Culture of the Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 2350 Classic American Literature HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 127
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 160 Classical Literature & Philosophy: Gender and Genre  HUM
PREMOD
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 2311 Classical Literature and Its Global Reception HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 111
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 425 Classics in Middle Ages & the Renaissance HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 470 Climate and Society HUM
CAS English ENGL-UA 415 Colloq: Shakespeare HUM
EARLY
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 230 Colloq: Shakespeare  HUM
EARLY
CAS English ENGL-UA 708 Colloq: The Postcolonial Writer HUM
GLOBAL
CAS English ENGL-UA 320 Colloquium: Chaucer HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 450 Colloquium: Milton HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 743 Colonial Latin America  HUM
EARLY
or GLOBAL
CAS History HIST-UA 601 Colonial North America HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 9850 Colonialism and the Rise of Modern African Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9766 Comparative Latin American Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS East Asian Studies EAST-UA 837 Competing Images of the Sage: Confucius vs. Lao Tzu  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 138 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 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 History HIST-UA 745 Contemporary Latin America HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 311 Court Culture in Renaissance Italy I HUM
EARLY
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 295 Crime and Punishment in Medieval and Early Modern Europe: A Digital Approach HUM
EARLY
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
Abu Dhabi CORE: Cultural Exploration & Analysis CCEA-UH 1051 Cultural Memory and Resistance HUM
Notes Formerly COREP-AD 61
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 Art History ARTH-UA 9662 Czech Art and Architecture   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 9270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 271 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy HUM
PREMOD
CAS Italian ITAL-UA 270 Dante's Divine Comedy  HUM
PREMOD
CAS English ENGL-UA 142 Dante's Divine Comedy   HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 131 Dead Sea Scrolls: Judaism & Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2454W Digital Humanities  HUM
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2454 Digital Humanities  HUM
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 311 Dutch & Flemish Painting 1600-1700 HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 116 Early History of God HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9306 Early Masters of Italian Renaissance Painting HUM
EARLY
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 Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 430 Education & The Environment HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 231 Empire for Liberty: The U.S. in The 19th Century HUM
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 220 English Drama to 1642 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 512 English Literature of the 18th Century: Enlightenment Past and Future HUM
EARLY
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 420 Environmental History of New York City HUM
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 415 Environmental History of The Early Modern World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 115 Environmental History of The Early Modern World  HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 2113 Epic Architecture HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 160
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 400 Ethics & The Environment HUM
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2604 Ethics and Engineering HUM
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 181 Ethnicity in The Jewish People & State of Israel  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 301 European Architecture of the Renaissance HUM
EARLY
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 3316 European Literary Traditions HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 113
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 270 European Reformations: Protestant,Cath, Radical HUM
EARLY
CAS Comparative Literature COLIT-UA 104 Evolution of Lit Arch: The ILIad & its Legacies in Drama  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 9270 Family & Gender in Late Med & Renaissance Italy HUM
PREMOD
or EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 312 Filipino Americans: U.S. Colonialism & Transnatl HUM
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 9308 Florentine Villas: interp Based on Hist & Soc Fact HUM
EARLY
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 36 Food and Identity in The Middle East & it'S Jews HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 440 Food, Animals & The Environment HUM
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1010 Foundations of Art History I HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 166
Abu Dhabi Art and Art History ARTH-UH 1011 Foundations of Art History II HUM
Notes Formerly VISAR-AD 176
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 1001 Foundations of Literature I: Epic and Drama HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 103
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 1002 Foundations of Literature II: Lyric Poetry and the Novel HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 104
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 313 French Art: Renaissance to Rococo HUM
EARLY
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 787 Gender and Sexuality in Medieval Islamic Societies HUM
PREMOD
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 86 Gender in Early Christianity  HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 519 Gender, Culture and Society in the Ottoman World HUM
EARLY
CAS History HIST-UA 197 Gendering The Middle Ages HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 300 Global Asia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Philosophy PHIL-UA 6 Global Ethics HUM
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Literature and Creative Writing LITCW-UH 1160 Global Women Writing HUM
Notes Formerly LITCW-AD 114
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 404 Gods, Goddesses, & Heroes: Classical Myth  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 828 Gogol HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 308 Golden Age Venetian Painting  HUM
EARLY
CAS Medieval & Renaissance Studies MEDI-UA 203 Gothic Art Northern Eur HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 203 Gothic Art in North Eur  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 104 Greek Architecture  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Dramatic Literature DRLIT-UA 210 Greek Drama HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 9143 Greek Drama: Reading, Re-writing, and Performance HUM
PREMOD
CAS History HIST-UA 200 Greek History from The Bronze Age to Alexander  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 242 Greek History from the Bronze Age to Alexander HUM
PREMOD
CAS Hellenic Studies HEL-UA 700 Greek Islands: Myth, Archaeology, and Networks HUM
PREMOD
CAS French FREN-UA  833 Haiti - History, Society and Culture HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 103 Hellenistic & Roman Art  HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 157 Hip Hop & Politics HUM

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