Ethnic Studies

Afro-American Studies

AFRO 12A—History of Africa  (3 units)                   CSU/UC
Survey of African history from earliest times to 1800.  Not open for credit to student with credit in HIST 12A.  (L)

AFRO 12B—History of Africa  (3 units)                   CSU/UC
Survey of African history from 1800 to present.  Special emphasis placed upon the rise of the nationalist movement, the emergence of the new states and problems of nation-building.  Not open for credit to student with credit in HIST 12B.  (L)

Asian-American Studies

ASIAN 14—Asian-American History  (3 units)                                                  CSU/UC
Chronological study of Asian-Americans from early immigrants to recent arrivals. Emphasis on Chinese, East Indian, Japanese, Korean, Filipino Americans, and the boat people (Cambodians, Laotians, and Vietnamese).  Not open for credit to student with credit in HIST 14.  (L)

ASIAN 31—Asian-American Humanities and Cultures                   (3 units) CSU/UC
Survey of Asian-American cultures, including religions, traditions, and some highlights of history.  Not open for credit to student with credit in HUMAN 31.  (L)

La Raza Studies

LARAZ 1—Introduction to Chicano Studies
                (3 units)                                                       CSU/UC
Interdisciplinary analysis of Chicano population, focusing on contemporary Chicano culture and issues. (L)

LARAZ 15—Mexican-American History  (3 units)                                            CSU/UC
Historical development of Mexican-Americans from Mexican origins,  settlement in the United States, to the present time.  Emphasis is given to the pre-Columbian setting, the indigenous heritage, European conquest and legacy, distinctive colonial institutions, and the growth of independence movements in the United States and Mexico.  Major political, social, economic, and cultural factors will be presented, focusing on the roles played by diverse peoples and cultures who shared in the development of the United States and Mexico.Satisfies CSU Title V, Section 40404, U.S. History, Constitution, and American Ideals requirement when both LaRaza 15 and POLSCI 1 are completed.  Not open for credit to student with credit in HIST 15.  (L)

Native American Studies

NATAM 7—Indians of North America  (3 units)                                               CSU/UC
Survey history of Indians of United States and Canada from pre-Columbian societies through European conquest to modern day. Not open for credit to student with credit in HIST 7. (L)