CHICANO-LATINO STUDIES - Major #7661
Formerly Cultural Studies, La Raza –
This program is designed to focus on Mexican-American history, heritage, and culture. Chicano-Latino Studies offers a broad interdisciplinary approach to the study of society and culture. The curriculum provides students with the strong academic background helpful to those planning careers in law, health, education, social work, business, and industry. Chicano-Latino Studies provides the knowledge and skills necessary to help students understand, communicate, and appreciate the rich cultural diversity in American society through the study of the Mexican-American community.
Associate in Arts Degree
Recommended Electives: Students are encouraged to include Spanish classes as part of their college program.
||Intro to Chicano-Latino Studies
||Mexican American History
||Sociology of the Mexican American Community
|Course Options: Select 8 Units Units
||Politics and the Chicano-Latino Community
||Beginning Mexican Folklorico Dance
||La Chicana and Latina
||Adv Mexican Folklorico Dance
||History of Mexico
||The Mexican-American Family
Note: An associate in arts degree will be awarded to the candidate who successfully completes a total of 60 units. The 60 units must include associate degree requirements and 20 units of course work as listed above. Associate degree requirements are listed in the Graduation Requirements section of this catalog. General Education requirements for transfer certification are listed in the Transfer Requirements section of this catalog.
Last updated: 6/24/2008 1:48:51 PM