Skip to contentSkip to Find CoursesSkip to main catalog navigationSkip to website navigation

ETHN 105 African American History and Culture

Find Courses

Search by Keyword

Browse Courses by Subject Code

Additional Content

Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

This is a survey of the history of African Americans from their origins in Africa to the present, with special emphasis on their contributions to California's social, political and economic institutions. It examines the political, economic, social, and cultural factors as well as interactions between African Americans and the larger society.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E1a, E1b, E5b, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU Area C2 or D or F and US-1), UC (IGETC Area 3B or 4 or 7)