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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 Politics POL-UA 760  International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 331  Human Rights and Culture SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 612 Work & Wealth in City: Econ of Urban Growth SOC
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
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2620J Understanding the Financial Crisis SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 106
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 485 Transgender: Histories, Identities, Politics SOC
Tisch Open Arts Curriculum OART-UT 1606 Thinking About Games: Introduction to Game Studies SOC
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
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 85 The Science of Human Connection SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1571 The Rise of Internet Media SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 540 The Latinized City: Latinas & Latinos in NYC SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 724 The Family SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1050 The Cultures of Psychology SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 31 The Anthropology of Witchcraft SOC
EARLY
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 711 The Anthropology of Gender & Sexuality SOC
Tisch Game Design GAMES-UT 112 Tackling Representation in Games SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 219 Surveys of Regional Prehistory II: Prehistoric Europe to the End of the Ice Age SOC
PREMOD
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 631 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 10 Survey of Developmental Psychology SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 20 Strategies for Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1002 Space and Place in Human Communication SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9101 Society, Culture and Modernization in Ghana SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 13 Social Psychology SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 18 Slavery in Anthropological Perspective: Africa and the Ancient World  SOC
PREMOD
or GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 762 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Art History ARTH-UA 661 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
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 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 812 Religion, Sexuality & Public Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 362 Reimagining Community: Race,Nat,& Pol of Belong SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 368 Reading Race and Representation SOC
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 Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 450 Queer Culture SOC
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2464W Public Policy Issues in Telecommunications SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3630 Public Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 322
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 1112  Principles of Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 102
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 212 Prehistoric Art & Symbolic Evolution  SOC
PREMOD
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 20 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 202 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
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
Wagner Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy UPADM-GP 101 Politics and Public Policy: City, Nation, Globe SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE-1013 Political Communication SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9702 Perspective On Israeli Society and History SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 562 NAFTA and Narcos SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 363 Multiethnic Ny: a Study Asian/Latino Neighborhd SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA Most SOC-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in SOC-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SOC-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Psychology PSYCH-UA Most PSYCH-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in PSYCH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Politics POL-UA Most POL-UA (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in POL-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some POL-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Economics ECON-UA Most ECON-UA courses (see note for exception) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ECON-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Child/Adolescent Mental Health CAMS-UA Most CAMS-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in CAMS-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA Most ANTH-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: Typically courses in ANTH-UA fulfill Gallatin's Social Science requirement. Exceptions include courses identified on this page.
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
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 240 Marxist Cultural Theory SOC
Abu Dhabi Social Sciences SOCSC-UH 1111 Markets SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 101 "Principles of Microeconomics"
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 610 Law & Urban Problems SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 536 Latino/a Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 542 Latino Politics SOC
CAS Politics POL-UA 530 Latin American Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 163 Language & Liberation:at Home in Carib & Abroad SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 625 Landcapes of Consumption SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 503 Journalism & Society: Covering The Earth SOC
CAS Hebrew & Judaic Studies HBRJD-UA 710 Israeli Politics and Society SOC
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 355 Is Spanish One Language? SOC
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Social Science
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 2 Introduction to Psychology and Its Principles SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 632 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 19 Introduction to Personality Theories SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 591 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 1 Introduction to Media Studies SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 593 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 5 Introduction to Human Communications & Culture SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 10 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1005 Introduction to Education SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 554 Introduction to Education SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 104 Intro to Pan-Africanism SOC
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 17 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Course renumbered to CSCD-UE 101
Steinhardt Communicative Sciences and Disorders CSCD-UE 101 Intro to Communicative Science and Disorders SOC
Notes Former course number: CSCD-UE 17
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 230 Intersect: Race, Gender, & Sexuality in U.S. Hist SOC
CAS Politics POL-UA 770 International Relations of Asia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 162 International Relations of Africa SOC
CAS Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies MEIS-UA 752 International Politics of the Middle East SOC
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2610 International Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 103
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2010 Intermediate Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 105
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2030 Intermediate Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 104
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 531 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 1312 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
Steinhardt International Education INTE-UE 1545 Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the New Immigration SOC
CAS Politics POL-UA 9780 Interamerica Relations: Latin America and The US SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 9038 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9836 Indigenous Australian Art: An Analytical and Cultural Survey SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 553 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 1010 History of the Professions in the United States SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 592 History of Communication SOC
Steinhardt Media, Culture and Communication MCC-UE 3 History of Communication SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 10 Health and Society in a Global Context SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 40 Health Policy in a Global World SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 560 Globalization, Immigration, and Postcolonial Identity SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 293 Global Medicine and Disease: The Challenges We Face SOC
Shanghai Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-SHU 9634 Global Connections: Shanghai SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 480 Gender, Nation, & The Colonial Condition SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 470 Gender, Identity & Society in Middle East SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9934 Gender in Transition in Post-Communist Soc SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 621 Gender in The Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 486 Gender & Development: The Political Economy SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2510 Foundations of Financial Markets SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 302
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 50 Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution SOC
PREMOD
Steinhardt Food Studies FOOD-UE 1051 Food and Identity SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 460 European Environmental Policy SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 232 Ethnicity & The Media SOC
Steinhardt Education Studies EDST-UE 42 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 552 Education and the American Dream SOC
Steinhardt History of Education HSED-UE 610 Education and the American Dream SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 410 Economics & The Environment SOC
Abu Dhabi Social Sciences SOCSC-UH 3220 Econometrics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 210 "Introduction to Econometrics"
CAS Politics POL-UA 9522 East European Comparative Politics SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Politics POL-UA 560 East Asian Politics: China & Japan SOC
GLOBAL
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 633 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1271 Developmental Psychology Across the Lifespan SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 2410 Development and Public Policy SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 301
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3410 Development Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 300
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 234 Cultures & Economies: Drugs and Sex Work SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 620 Culture of The City SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 48 Cultural Symbols  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 557 Cultural Spaces of Latinidad SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 253 Couture/Culture: Fashion and Globalization SOC
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 45 Controversies and Debates SOC
CAS Irish Studies IRISH-UA 9515 Contemporary Irish Politics & Society: The Sociology of Change SOC
CAS Politics POL-UA 584 Contemporary African Politics  SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 366 Constitution and People of Color SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 1 Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
CAS Politics POL-UA 562 Comparative Politics of South Asia SOC
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3920J Collective Welfare and Distributive Justice SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 324
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 405 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 545 Class Warfare SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 630 City Planning: Social & Economic Aspects SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 760 Cities, Communities, and Urban Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 483 Border Crossing: Gender, Sexuality, & Migration SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 115 Black Urban Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9624 Between Fiction and Reality: New York and Paris SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 351 Belief and Social Life in China  SOC
GLOBAL
CGPH Global Public Health UGPH-GU 35 Behavioral Risk-Taking in the Global Context SOC
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3310EQ Behavioral Economics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 304
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 308 Asian/Pacific/American Media & Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 302 Asian/Pacific/American Community Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 307 Asian American Women SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 369 Asian American Gender and Sexualities SOC
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1030 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
Steinhardt Liberal Arts Core LIBAR-UE 201 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 3 Archaeology: Early Societies & Culture SOC
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 601 Approaches to Metropolitan Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 501 Approaches to Latino Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 401 Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 301 Approaches to Asian/ Pacif/Amer Experience SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 201 Approaches to American Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 101 Approaches to Africana Studies SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 104 Anthropology of Southasia SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 610 Animals and Society SOC
CAS Environmental Studies ENVST-UA 630 Animals and Public Policy SOC
Abu Dhabi Social Research & Public Policy SRPP-UH All SRPP-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: SRPP-AD
Abu Dhabi Psychology PSYCH-UH All PSYCH-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: PSYCH-AD
Abu Dhabi Political Science POLSC-UH All POLC-UH courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
Notes Former course number: POLSC-AD
CAS Morse Academic Plan MAP-UA 600-699 All MAP 600-699 SOC
CAS Law and Society LWSOC-UA All LWSOC-UA courses SOC
CAS Linguistics LING-UA All LING-UA courses SOC
CAS International Relations INTRL-UA All INTRL-UA courses SOC
CAS Animal Studies ANST-UA All ANST-UA courses SOC
CAS Anthropology ANTH-UA 20 African Literature SOC
GLOBAL
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3910 Advanced Microeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 305
Abu Dhabi Economics ECON-UH 3940 Advanced Macroeconomics SOC
Notes Formerly ECON-AD 306
Steinhardt Applied Psychology APSY-UE 1038 Abnormal Psychology SOC