Chicano Studies (CHICANO)

Courses

CHICANO 150   INTRODUCTION TO CHICANO STUDIES (DV)(GE)   3 Units

Identifies and interprets internal and external cultural experiences converging to form the present day Chicano.

CHICANO 200   CHICAN@ LITERATURE TO 1980 (DV)(GE)   3 Units

Identifies and interprets Chican@ literature in a social and historical context with emphasis on texts written before 1980. All Spanish language texts are provided in translation. (Also offered as ENGLISH 200 by Languages & Literatures)
CROSS-LISTED: CHICANO 200 AND ENGLISH 200

CHICANO 310   HISTORY IN THE US: 19TH CENTURY ROOTS & 20TH CENTURY DEVELOPMENT (DV)(GE)   3 Units

Interprets historical events of the U.S. and their impact on the Chicano emphasizing 19th century roots and 20th century development. Takes an in depth look at implications of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo and 20th century Mexican Immigration.

CHICANO 490   WORKSHOP   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Variable topics. Group activity oriented presentations emphasizing "hands on" and participatory instructional techniques.

CHICANO 491   TRAVEL STUDY   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Variable topics. Faculty-led courses abroad.

CHICANO 494   SEMINAR   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Variable topics. Group activity. An advanced course of study in a defined subject matter area emphasizing a small group in intense study with a faculty member.

CHICANO 496   SPECIAL STUDIES   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Variable topics. Group activity. Not offered regularly in the curriculum but offered on topics selected on the basis of timeliness, need, and interest, and generally in the format of regularly scheduled Catalog offerings. Repeatable a maximum of three times.

CHICANO 498   INDEPENDENT STUDY   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member. Repeatable three times for a maximum of 9 credits.