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Ethnic Studies Courses

Ethnic Studies Courses


Introduction to Ethnic Studies

Course Number: ETHST 1
Units: 3

Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)

Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Survey of the American experience of ethnic and racial relations: Exploration of American history and contemporary issues facing minority groups in the nited States Emphasis on Native, African, e ican, and Asian American cultural experiences. 2203.00 AA/AS area 2, 5; CSU area D3; IGETC area 4C

 


Economics and Social Change: Racial Conflict and Class in America

Course Number: ETHST 12
Units: 3

Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Historical examination of the experiences of African- American, Asian-American, Spanish-Speaking, and other minority working in the 20th century, with special attention to union organi ing 2203 00
AA/AS area 2, 5 CS area D0, D3 IGETC area 4B, 4C, 4H

 


Introduction to Community Based Research in Urban America

Course Number: ETHST 13
Units: 3

Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Basic principles of community development odels of successful community practice and how to create social capital. Case study methods will be used to explore resource mapping, problem assessment, and strategies for funding community based organi ations 2203 00 AA/AS area 2, 5; CSU area D3; IGETC area 4C

 


Community Building and Transformation in Urban America

Course Number: ETHST 14
Units: 3

Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Community organizing as a practice in areas of public service, non-profit work, and electoral politics Political economy of community development through historical study of disenfranchised ethnic, racial, gendered and immigrant groups in the groups in the U.S. 2203.00 AA/AS area 2, 5 CS area D3, D8 IGETC area 4B, 4C, 4