History (HIST)

HIST 1  History of the United States

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of the United States from Native American and colonial times to the present. Designed for transfer students who need a one-semester course in United States history to meet general education requirements. History and social science majors should take History 7 and 8. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American history, including the study of American institutions and ideals as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730410HIST:1MTWR8:00am - 10:05amH. Hoffman26A-1811
Winter 201730411HIST:1MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmH. Hoffman26A-1811
Winter 201730412HIST:1MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmR. Chavez26A-1821
Winter 201730413HIST:1MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmR. Hunt40-131
Winter 201730414HIST:1MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmJ. Meza26D-2421
Winter 201730524HIST:1MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmA. Tellez26A-1831
Winter 201730543HIST:1MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmJ. Meza40-131
Winter 201730611HIST:1MTWR4:45pm - 6:50pmL. Hajialiakbar26D-2421
Winter 201730915HIST:1MTWR8:00am - 10:05amF. Carlson26D-G431
Winter 201730917HIST:1MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmF. Carlson26A-3630
Winter 201731598HIST:1MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmJ. Wilson Gonzalez26D-G431

HIST 3  World History: Prehistoric to Early Modern

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Human societies from their origins to the Early Modern period from a global and comparative perspective including social, political, religious, economic, and cultural institutions and changes.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730415HIST:3MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmA. Grimstad26D-G421

HIST 3H  World History: Prehistoric to Early Modern - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program

Human societies from their origins to the Early Modern period from a global and comparative perspective including social, political, religious, economic, and cultural institutions and changes. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both HIST 3 and HIST 3H.

HIST 4  World History: Early Modern to the Present

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Social, political, economic, and cultural changes during the modern period from a global and comparative perspective.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730416HIST:4MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmA. Frickert26D-2421

HIST 4H  World History: Early Modern to the Present - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program

Social, political, economic, and cultural changes during the modern period from a global and comparative perspective. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Includes extensive reading and writing assignments. Students may not receive credit for both HIST 4 and HIST 4H.

HIST 7  History of the United States to 1877

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Survey of American history from Native American origins through post-Civil War Reconstruction with an encompassing approach to the United States and its major ethnic and social groups. Explores the influence of the geography and environment of North America and the ethnic, social, and religious complexity of the population. Also examines political, philosophical, and intellectual influences on the founding fathers, American political institutions, and the citizens of the country. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American history, including the study of American institutions and ideas and the Constitution of the United States as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730525HIST:7MTWR8:00am - 10:05amR. Hunt26D-2421
Winter 201730544HIST:7MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmJ. Wilson Gonzalez26D-G431

HIST 7H  History of the United States to 1877 - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program

Survey of American history from Native American origins through post-Civil War Reconstruction with an encompassing approach to the United States and its major ethnic and social groups. Explores the influence of the geography and environment of North America and the ethnic, social, and religious complexity of the population. Also examines political, philosophical, and intellectual influences on the founding fathers, American political institutions, and the citizens of the country. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American history, including the study of American institutions and ideas and the Constitution of the United States as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both HIST 7 and HIST 7H.

HIST 8  History of the United States from 1865

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

United States history from 1865 to the present. Examines social, economic, political, intellectual, and military themes and patterns of United States development. Designed for history, social science, or humanities majors, or for transfer students who need a year course in United States history to meet general education requirements. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American history, including the study of American institutions and ideals and the principles of State and local government as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730417HIST:8MTWR8:00am - 10:05amR. Chavez26A-1821
Winter 201730566HIST:8MTWR1:20pm - 3:25pmW. Jones26A-1821

HIST 8H  History of the United States from 1865 - Honors

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Honors Program

United States history from 1865 to the present. Examines social, economic, political, intellectual, and military themes and patterns of United States development. Designed for history, social science, or humanities majors, or for transfer students who need a year course in United States history to meet general education requirements. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American history, including the study of American institutions and ideals and the principles of State and local government as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code. An honors course designed to provide an enriched experience. Students may not receive credit for both HIST 8 and HIST 8H.

HIST 10  History of Premodern Asia

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of East, South, and Southeast Asia from the prehistoric age to the early modern period. Emphasizes social, political, economic, and cultural changes in Asia from a regional and comparative perspective.

HIST 11  History of Modern Asia

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of East, South, and Southeast Asia from the early modern period to the present. Emphasizes social, political, economic, and cultural changes in Asia during the modern period from a regional and comparative perspective.

HIST 16  The Wild West - A History, 1800-1890

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of the 19th Century Trans-Mississippi West (also known as the Wild West or the 19th Century American West) including significant historical, economic, and political events and personalities which make up this time period.

HIST 19  History of Mexico

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Cultural and social history of the Mexican people from pre-Colombian civilization to modern Mexico.

HIST 30  History of the African American 1619-1877

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

The history of African Americans from 1619 to 1877, including historical processes and their impact on modern U.S. society. A critical analysis will be made of the contributions of African Americans to the historical development of the United States, and the transformations that have occurred as a result. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American institutions and ideals and the Constitution of the United States as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

HIST 31  History of the African American

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of African Americans from the Reconstruction period to the present, including historical processes and their impact on modern U.S. society. A critical analysis will be made of the contributions of African Americans to the historical development of the United States, and the transformations that have occurred as a result. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American institutions and ideals and the Constitution of the United States as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

HIST 35  History of Africa

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of Africa from prehistoric times to the present with a focus on cultural, social, political, and economic changes. Topics include ancient African societies, European colonialism, and the reemergence of independent African states in recent decades.

HIST 36  Women in American History

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for English 1A

Women's experience placed within the context of major themes of United States history, addressing issues and debates related to gender construction and identity from Colonial times to the present. Political, economic, and social currents within the context of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and class are examined and analyzed. This course satisfies the requirement for a course in American history including the study of American institutions and ideals, as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730567HIST:36MTWR8:00am - 10:05amK. Earhart26A-1831

HIST 39  California History

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

The social, intellectual, economic, and political development of California and the Pacific Coast from earliest times to the present.

HIST 40  History of the Mexican American

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

U.S. history from colonial times to the present with a special emphasis on the role of Mexican Americans in the development of the nation. Satisfies the requirement for a course in American History, including the study of American institutions and ideals as required by Title 5 of the California Administrative Code.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730418HIST:40MTWR10:30am - 12:35pmA. Tellez26A-1831

HIST 44  History of Native Americans

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

History of the United States from Colonial times to the present with a special emphasis on the role of Native Americans. Examines the role Euro-American social, political, and economic movements play in the Native American experience and the mutual relationships generated through these factors. Critically analyzes how the Native American narrative is woven into the fabric of U.S. history and is an essential component of the complete American story.

HIST 99  Special Projects in History

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 36   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A

Offers selected students recognition for their academic interests and ability and the opportunity to explore their disciplines to a greater depth, the various departments from time to time offer Special Projects courses. The content of each course and the methods of study vary from semester to semester and depend on the particular project under consideration. Instructor authorization needed prior to enrollment.

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