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LIT. 265 Asian American Literature

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Course Description

A survey of Asian American literature will acquaint students with the distinct literary and aesthetic qualities and the personal and cultural concerns of American writers of Asian descent. Authors may include Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Filipino Americans, Pacific Islanders, Korean Americans, Southeast Asian Americans, and Indian Americans. Material will be presented in a variety of genres.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 5b; Area 9C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)