Course Details

CHIC 110A Introduction to Chicano Studies

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

Description: This course is an introductory survey of the field of Chicana/o Studies and the factors that influence the Chicano culture. Emphasis is placed on the historical development of the Chicano people including their Mesoamerican roots, cultural identification, political activities, and their contemporary roles and influence in United States culture, society and economy. This course is designed for students majoring in Chicano Studies and/or Social Sciences and all students interested in Chicana/o culture.