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ETHN 105 African American History and Culture

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Survey of the history of African Americans from their origins in Africa to the present, with special emphasis on their contributions to California's social, political, and economic institutions. It examines the political, economic, social, and cultural factors as well as interactions between African Americans and the larger society while analyzing the intersection of race and racism.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
  • Total Student Learning hours/semester: 144-162
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU Area C2 or D or F and US-1), UC (IGETC Area 3B or 4)