Academic Catalogs

Ethnic Studies (ETHS)

ETHS A1003 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Contemporary Ethnic America  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

An examination of contemporary American dominant, ethnic and racial minority intergroup relations from historical, sociological and psychological perspectives. Addresses continuing issues of racism and discrimination.

ETHS A1503 Units (54 lecture hours)  
Ethnic Groups in the U.S.: Their Histories  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

A survey of the history of the many (40+) ethnic groups originating in Europe, Asia (including the American Indian), the Americas, the Pacific Islands, Africa, and the Middle East, that make up the population of the United States. Same as History A150. Students who enroll in Ethic Studies A150 may not receive credit for History A150. May be taken for grades or on a pass-no pass basis.

ETHS A1903 Units (54 lecture hours)  
The Ethnic Family  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

Ethnic and minority families in the United States today. Emphasis on family interaction, child training patterns, the family’s relationship to society, and community helping agencies. Same as Sociology A190. Students completing Ethnic Studies A190 may not receive credit for Sociology A190. May be taken for grades or on a pass-no pass basis.