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SOCIAL SCIENCE

SOCSCI 30/60

EXPERIMENTAL COURSE� .5-3)

Class Hours: 18 lecture or 54 laboratory hours for each semester unit.

All courses numbered 30/60 are designed to permit department to meet an immediate student or community need, to explore newer methods in teaching a subject, to offer courses which are innovative, and to provide variety and flexibility in curriculum.� A required course description identifies each course subject.� These course may taken for CR/NC.

SOCSCI 32A

CULTURAL HISTORY OF THE CHICANO� (3)

Class Hours: 3 Lecture, D6

Social Science 32A is a cultural history of the Chicano with primary focus on the conquest of the Southwest.� The course considers the historical development of the Chicano as a major sub-culture in the United States and strongly emphasizes current cultural and historical events.� (AA, CSU, UC)

SOCSCI 32B

CULTURAL HISTORY OF BLACK AMERICANS� (3)

Class Hours: 3 Lecture, D6

Social Science 32B is a survey course which covers the period from the pre-colonial, including the African slave trade, to the present.� The Black American's status in American society is analyzed.� (AA, CSU, UC)

SOCSCI 49/99

DIRECTED STUDY� (1-2)

Class Hours: 54 laboratory for each semester unit. No more than 2 units per semester per 49/99 series.

SOCSCI 49/99 is designed for students who wish to undertake special projects related to a particular field.� Students, under instructor guidance and acknowledgement, may pursue individual exploration after completing or while currently in at least one course in the department of directed study.� (AA, CSU)

 
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