Course Details

CHIC 150 History of Mexico

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is a survey of Mexican history from the ancient times to the present. Special emphasis is given to major historical developments from the time of the Spanish Conquest to the Revolution of 1910 and its aftermath. Special consideration is given to the economic, political, social, and cultural factors which have shaped modern Mexico. This course is designed for students majoring in Chicano Studies or History and prepares students for careers dealing with Mexico and/or Mexican culture and the relationships between Mexico and the United States.