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CRC19: Courses

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).