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HIST 344 Survey of California History: A Multicultural Perspective

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 300

Transferable: CSU; UC

This is a survey course on the development and growth of California from its origins to the present time. Particular emphasis will be placed upon California's multicultural heritage and the state's significant local history. The course will examine, compare, and evaluate the historical experiences of Native Californians, Spanish, Mexican, Asian, African, and European Americans. Field trips to local sites of historical significance may be included.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

Demonstrate understanding of California history from its origin to the present day (SLO #1).