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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 Visual Arts VISAR-AD 103 Introduction to Visual Culture HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 153 Global Art: Modern and Contemporary Contexts HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 158 Topics in the Art of the Indian Subcontinent HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 156 Topics in East Asian Art HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 161 Topics in Architecture and the Urban Environment from Antiquity to the Present HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 154 History of Western Art from Antiquity to the End of the Middle Ages HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 171 Modern Art of the Arab World HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 176 Foundations of Art History II HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 159 Architecture in Abu Dhabi and Dubai HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 160 Epic Architecture HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 157 Topics in South and Southeast Asian Art HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 166 Foundations of Art History I HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 152 Orientalist Art HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 150 Approaches to Islamic Art and Architecture HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 151 Design and Ornament in Islamic Art HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 162 History of Western Art from the Renaissance to the Modern Period HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 165 Landscape, Architecture, Art, and the Making of the Mughal Empire 1525-1700 HUM
Abu Dhabi Visual Arts VISAR-AD 155 The Exhibition Industry HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 136 Theaters of the Black Atlantic HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 132 Roots of Global Performance HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 131 Modern Drama: Realism and Naturalism HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 130 In Search of a New Theater: Theatrical Modernism HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 133 Theater in Ancient Greece HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 137 Topics in Performance Studies HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 135 Theater in Asia HUM
Abu Dhabi Theater THEAT-AD 134 Theater in the Arab World HUM
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 441 Secret Weapons: Reading Julio Cortazar today HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9103 La Lengua de Buenos Aires HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9845 Borges and Argentine Literature HUM
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 9766 Comparative Latin American Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 300 The Iberian Atlantic HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9334 Islam and Spain: Past and Present HUM
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CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9760 Intro to Latin American Studies HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA All SPAN-UA courses (see note for exceptions) HUM
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All SPAN-UA courses fulfill humanities, with the exception of Is Spanish One Language? SPAN-UA 355, which fulfills the social science requirement. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SPAN-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 355  Is Spanish One Language? SOC
Notes Effective Spring 2015, fulfills Social Science
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9333 Islam and Spain HUM
PREMOD
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 421 Theater & Poetry of The Spanish Golden Age  HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9762 Introduction to Latin American Studies   HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 305 Cultural History of Latin America  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 763 Literature & Revolution in Latin America  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9371 Cervantes (In Spanish) HUM
EARLY
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 200 Critical Approaches to Text and Cultural Analysis HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Spanish & Portuguese Language and Literature SPAN-UA 9372 Cervantes (In English) HUM
EARLY
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 20 Power, Resistance Identity: American Social Movements SOC
Steinhardt Sociology of Education SOED-UE 1030 Art and City: A Sociological Perspective SOC
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9934 Gender in Transition in Post-Communist Soc SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 9702 Perspective On Israeli Society and History SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Sociology SOC-UA All SOC-UA courses (see note for exceptions) SOC
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All SOC-UA courses fulfill the social science requirement, with the exception of Statistics for Social Research  SOC-UA 302, which fulfills the math or science requirement. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some SOC-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Sociology SOC-UA 302 Statistics for Social Research MATH/SCI
Abu Dhabi Social Research & Public Policy SRPP-AD All SRPP-AD courses fulfill the social science requirement SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 231 Empire for Liberty: The U.S. in The 19th Century HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 371 The Immigrant Imagination HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 139 African American 20th C Novels & Narratives HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 472 Theories of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 359 Adventures in Asian American Cinema HUM
Shanghai Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-SHU 9634 Global Connections: Shanghai SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 230 Intersect: Race, Gender, & Sexuality in U.S. Hist SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 366 Constitution and People of Color SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 307 Asian American Women SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 484 Sex, Gender, and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 610 Law & Urban Problems SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 251 Studies in Popular Culture HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 363 Multiethnic Ny: a Study Asian/Latino Neighborhd SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 158 Race & Reproduction SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 312 Filipino Americans: U.S. Colonialism & Transnatl HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 534 Latino/a Popular Culture HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9775 African Language Literatures GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 232 Ethnicity & The Media SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 620 Culture of The City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 166 The Postcolonial City SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9124 Documenting The African City GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 487 Sexual Rights & Wrongs: Sex Work & Pornography SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 630 City Planning: Social & Economic Aspects SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 223 W.E.B. Dubois & Roots of Critical Race HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 834 Modern Korea & The Korean Diaspora  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 700 and above sca-ua_700_and_above001
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 871 Warfare & History-Africa  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 601 Approaches to Metropolitan Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 632 Climate Change and Environmental Justice SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9789 Perspectives On African Experience GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 555 Latino Lit in The U.S. HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9913 Culture in Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 362 Reimagining Community: Race,Nat,& Pol of Belong SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 611 Urban Schools in Crisis: Policy Issues & Perspec SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 305 History of Asians in The U.S. HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9104 Intro to Pan-Africanism GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9634 Global Connections GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 365 Asian Americans & War HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 220 American Sojourners: The U.S. as Traveler'S Tale HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 711 The Anthropology of Gender & Sexuality SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 474 Transnational Feminism HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 313 History & Literatures of The So Asian Diaspora HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 806 Intro to Postcolonial Studies  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 301 Approaches to Asian/ Pacif/Amer Experience SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 623 New York City in Film HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 162 International Relations of Africa SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 101 Approaches to Africana Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 625 Landcapes of Consumption SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 542 Latino Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 240 Marxist Cultural Theory SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 501 Approaches to Latino Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 560 Globalization, Immigration, and Postcolonial Identity SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 310 Cinema in Asia America HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 367 Race, Class, & Metropol Transformation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 364 Asian & Asian American Contemporary Art HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 401 Approaches to Gender & Sexuality Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 224 Comparative U.S. Ethnic Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 572 Postmodern Travel Fictions HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 309 Asian American Art and Social Issues HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 253 Couture/Culture: Fashion and Globalization SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 475 Queer Histories HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 608 Urban Cultural Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 724 The Family SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 161 Politics of Sub-Saharan Africa SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 480 Gender, Nation, & The Colonial Condition SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 532 Latino/a Art & Performance in NYC HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 621 Gender in The Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 369 Asian American Gender and Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 745 Conceptions of Gender in Ancient Egypt HUM
PREMOD
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 163 Language & Liberation:at Home in Carib & Abroad SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 311 Race, Immigration, and New York City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 540 The Latinized City: Latinas & Latinos in NYC SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9911 Language in Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 486 Gender & Development: The Political Economy SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 104 Intro to Pan-Africanism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 570 Caribbean Women Writers HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 306 Asian American Lit HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 631 Urban Environmentalism SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 543 Latin Music: From Rumba to Reggaeton HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9912 Contemporary African Literature GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 602 Cities in Global Context SOC
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 234 Cultures & Economies: Drugs and Sex Work SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 835 Theatre of The Black Atlantic  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 1 Concepts in Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 9120 African Popular Music GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 308 Asian/Pacific/American Media & Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 482 Queer Literature HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 760 Cities, Communities, and Urban Life SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 314 Asian American Theatre HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 612 Work & Wealth in City: Econ of Urban Growth SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 165 20th C Black Feminist Thought HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 568 Nationalism & Development in U.S. Literature, 1850-1950 HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 536 Latino/a Sexualities SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 485 Transgender: Histories, Identities, Politics SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 368 Reading Race and Representation SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 420 Sex and the City SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 562 NAFTA and Narcos SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 201 Approaches to American Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 470 Gender, Identity & Society in Middle East SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 370 Chinatown & The American Imagination HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 154 Race and Rumors of Race SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 791 History of Contemporary Africa GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 450 Queer Culture SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 565 Afro-Latino Culture & History HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 156 Black Feminism HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 545 Class Warfare SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 155 The Black Body and The Lens HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 850 Language in Latin America GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 762 Shaping the Urban Environment SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 488 Medieval Misogyny HUM
PREMOD
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 151 The Strange Career of Blackness HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 20 Strategies for Social & Cultural Analysis SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 160 African Political Thought HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 157 Hip Hop & Politics HUM
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 557 Cultural Spaces of Latinidad SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 792 History of Southern Africa  GLOBAL
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 302 Asian/Pacific/American Community Studies SOC
CAS Social & Cultural Analysis SCA-UA 548 Latina Feminist Studies HUM
Steinhardt Science Education SCIED-UE-210 Science in Our Lives; Science in the Community (Environmental Issues) MATH/SCI
Tandon Science & Technology STS-UY 2224W Science and Sexuality MATH/SCI
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 9832 Contemp Central & East European Literature HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 859 20th C Russia: Terror Surv & Beautiful Dreams HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 263 Culture & Communism in Eastern Europe  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 846 Tolstoy Vs. Dostoevsky HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 852 Soviet & Post-Soviet Lit HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 837 Chekhov HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 811 Intro to Russian Lit I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 848 Russian Literature in the Original II HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 178 History of Poland  HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 871 19thc Realism: The Case of Russia HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 850 Intro to Soviet Cinema HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 847 Russian Lit in the Original HUM
GLOBAL
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.
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 829 The Art of Russian Avant-Garde HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 230 Nabokov HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 157 History of Imperial Russia, 1700-1917 HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 828 Gogol HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Russian & Slavic Studies RUSSN-UA 205 Readings in Czech Literature I HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 781 The Quran and Its Interpretation HUM
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or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 125 Ancient Near Eastern Mythology HUM
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or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 1 Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion SOC
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 335 Introduction to Ancient Indian Literature HUM
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or GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 665 Perspectives On Islam HUM
GLOBAL
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA All RELST-UA (see note for exceptions) HUM
Notes Liberal Arts exception: All RELST-UA courses fulfill humanities with the exception of Theories and Methods in the Study of Religion, RELST-UA 1, which fulfills the social science requirement. Historical/Cultural requirement: Some RELST-UA courses may fulfill one of the historical or cultural requirements.
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 409 Ancient Religion HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 23 The Bible as Literature HUM
PREMOD
CAS Religious Studies RELST-UA 117 Jewish Ethics HUM
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