As you are finalizing your courses for the Spring semester, you may want to check out these 1-2 credit course options:
1. Take a dance class
Dance classes will will initially appear in your myBarnard program as 0 credits and will then be transformed to 1 credit (if you are eligible) after the final program filing deadline.
2. Depending on your background and interests, below are some popular 1-2-credit courses to consider. Some may be full, but you may be able to join a waiting list. Be sure to check course descriptions for prerequisites!
3. Search the Barnard catalogue by number of credits -- try searching for courses between 0 and 2 credits. You'll have to scroll through a lot of things that may not help you, like labs for courses you're not taking, or supervised senior research if you're a first-year, but this will give you the most comprehensive listing:
4. SIPA Courses--http://bulletin.columbia.edu/sipa/course-search/?semester=1#INAF%20U6373
You will need to obtain permission from the instructor and Dean Jim Runsdorf in order to sign up for a SIPA course.