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Course Descriptions

Ethnic Studies Course Descriptions

The Asian American Experience in America
3 Units
Same As: SOCSC 325
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Completion of ENGWR 101 with a grade of "C" or better, or completion of ESLW 340 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area V(b); AA/AS Area VI; CSU Area D; IGETC Area 4
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
This interdisciplinary course examines the social, political, economic, and cultural experience of Asian Americans in the United States. As an Ethnic Studies course, it has a culturally relativistic approach. Specifically, this course examines and redefines the lives of Asian Americans through their own experiences: from the inside looking out at the world. This course was formerly SOCSC 325.