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ETHNS 300 Introduction to Ethnic Studies

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

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

Transferable: CSU; UC

This interdisciplinary course examines the social, political, economic, and cultural experience of racial and ethnic minority groups in the United States using concepts, theories, and terminology from distinct disciplines within the social sciences. As an ethnic studies course, it has a culturally relativistic approach. Specifically, this course examines and redefines the lives of racial and ethnic minority groups through their own experiences: from the inside looking out at the world. This course was formerly SOCSC 300.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEVELOP A VOCABULARY THAT DESCRIBES THE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES OF RACIAL AND ETHNIC MINORITY GROUPS IN THE U.S. (SLO 1).

ETHNS 320 The African American Experience

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

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

Transferable: CSU; UC

This interdisciplinary course examines the social, political, economic, and cultural experience of racial and ethnic minority groups in the United States using concepts, theories, and terminology from distinct disciplines within the social sciences. As an ethnic studies course, it has a culturally relativistic approach. Specifically, this course redefines the lives of African Americans through their own experiences: from the inside looking out at the world. This course was formerly SOCSC 320.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEVELOP A VOCABULARY THAT DESCRIBES THE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES OF AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE U.S. (SLO 1).

ETHNS 330 The Asian American Experience in America

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

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

Transferable: CSU; UC

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.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEVELOP A VOCABULARY THAT DESCRIBES THE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES OF ASIAN AMERICANS IN THE U.S. (SLO 1).

ETHNS 340 Chicanos/Mexican Americans in the U.S.

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

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

Transferable: CSU; UC

This is an interdisciplinary course in which terms, concepts, and theories from distinct disciplines within the social sciences will be utilized to examine the social, political, economic, and cultural experience of Mexican 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 Mexican Americans through their own experiences: from the inside looking out at the world. This course was formerly SOCSC 330.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEVELOP A VOCABULARY THAT DESCRIBES THE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES OF MEXICAN AMERICANS IN THE U.S. (SLO 1).

ETHNS 344 The Latino Experience in America

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: Completion of ENGWR 101 or ESLW340 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC

This interdisciplinary course examines the social, political, economic, and cultural experience of racial and ethnic minority groups in the United States using concepts, theories, and terminology from distinct disciplines within the social sciences. As an ethnic studies course, it has a culturally relativistic approach. Specifically, this course redefines the lives of Latino American subgroups through their own experiences: from the inside looking out at the world.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

DEVELOP A VOCABULARY THAT DESCRIBES THE UNIQUE EXPERIENCES OF LATINO AMERICAN SUBGROUPS IN THE U.S. (SLO 1).