Skip to contentSkip to main navigationSkip to local navigation

HIST 453 History of China

Find Courses

Search by Keyword

Browse Courses by Subject Code

Course Description

A historical and cultural survey of China from its legendary creation to the present. Emphasis will be on a critical evaluation of the intellectual, cultural, political, socio-economic, and historical trends that have shaped China. A study of China and the various Asian civilizations surrounding China is encouraged as a means of acquiring a broad comparative perspective.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9C2, 9D3
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2; Area D), UC (IGETC Area 3B; Area 4)