CRC19: Courses

HIST 365 Asian Civilization

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 300

Transferable: CSU; UC

This is a survey of Asian History from 1600 C.E. to the present. With particular emphasis on China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam, the course will evaluate the political, economical, social, and cultural effects of Western involvement in East Asia. Additional topics will include the rise of nationalism in East Asia during the Cold War, as well as China's rising participation in world events.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

demonstrate an understanding of East Asian civilizations from the 17th century C.E. to the present (SLO #1).