University Course Catalog

Use the filters to search here for all courses offered for undergraduate or graduate credit. Course titles are displayed in alphabetical order with an indicator of the academic term(s) in which each course is normally offered. You can see details about a course by selecting the course title.

Note: If you are not enrolling in a university degree or credit certificate program, do not use this catalog. Instead, use the Continuing Education Registration System to find and register for courses as a noncredit, general credit-nondegree, or noncredit certificate student.

Catalog Search Instructions [+]

From your search results:
Select the Course Title link to read the full course listing (includes course descriptions and registration restrictions).

From the course listing:
Select a Term at the top to see the details for a given semester, such as instructor name, days/times offered, etc.

Course listings are updated daily.
The dates for loading courses to the catalog are: Summer and fall courses are posted March 1. Spring courses are posted October 1.
Parsons special summer programs are posted November 1.

How to Register for Courses [+]

Returning students: Online early registration is scheduled in April for summer and fall classes and in November for spring classes. Schedules and instructions are published at Registration Information. Students who miss early registration may have wait to register until the in-person registration period just before classes begin.

Newly admitted students: Instructions to register are included in your acceptance package. Students who have paid the tuition deposit normally can register over the summer if they are entering in the fall and in December or early January if they are entering in the spring. Information about orientation activities and registration schedules is periodically posted in New Student Information.

Nonmatriculated continuing education students can find and register for courses (noncredit, general credit, certificate) using the Continuing Education Registration System.

Reviewing Your Degree Requirements [+]

Matriculated students usually are required to review their courses with an advisor before they register. A valuable tool in planning your program DegreeWorks, an online degree auditing software. DegreeWorks is available at MyNewSchool.

Students should pay particular attention to the class level of courses, which is indicated by the course master number: Undergraduate courses are numbered 1000 to 4000; graduate courses are numbered 5000 to 7000. Students using this catalog should filter for courses at the appropriate level based on their own studies. Note: Upper-class undergraduate students may be permitted to take 5000- and 6000-level graduate courses. Graduate students may be able to audit certain undergraduate-level courses. In all cases, advance permission of the student's advisor is required to register.

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32 Search results - Course Key + Course Open To + Subject Code
Course TitleCourse NumberFallSpringSummerUndergradGradDivision/SchoolLiberal ArtsDepartment
A Cultural History of Nutrition and Dieting NFDS 3110 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Alternative Food Networks NFDS 3203 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
American Culinary History: From the Erie Canal to the Food Network NFDS 2101 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Contemporary Food Controversies NFDS 2001 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Culinary Luminaries NFDS 2110 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Eating Identities: Food, Gender and Race NFDS 3401 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Feasting Your Eyes: Food and Film NFDS 3615 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food & Emerging Technologies NFDS 3446 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food & NYC: 2nd International Conference on Food Design NFDS 2903 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food and Media NFDS 2615 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food and the Environment NFDS 3714 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food and the Human Body NFDS 2701 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food and the Senses NFDS 3505 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Culture & Tourism: The Dominican Republic NFDS 4745 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Environments, Health, and Social Justice NFDS 3220 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Fight! The Role of Food in Advocacy and Sociopolitical Communication NFDS 3300 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food HIstory and Globalization NFDS 4530 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Hubs & VBSCs NFDS 3345 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Narratives NWRW 3346 Creative Writing Writing Program
Food Products Business: Production & Marketing NFDS 2351 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food Products Business: Strategic Planning NFDS 2350 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Food, Global Trade,Development NFDS 4260 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Introduction to Food Design NFDS 2080 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
Introduction to Food Studies NFDS 2050 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies
NYC Eats: Food, people, places NFDS 2906 Adult Bachelor's Food Studies