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HIST 101: History Of The U.S. To 1865
(3-3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Analysis of United States social, economic, political and institutional developments from the first European settlements through the Civil War. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 101 and 102 or 102H, combined with 100: maximum credit, 6 units). (CAN HIST 8 or CAN HIST SEQ B [with HIST 102 or HIST 102H])

HIST 102: History Of The U.S. Since 1865
(3-3) F, S - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Analysis of United States social, economic and institutional developments from 1865 to the present. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 101 and 102 or 102H combined with 100: maximum credit, 6 units; 102 and 102H combined: maximum credit, one course). (CAN HIST 10 or CAN HIST SEQ B [with HIST 101])

HIST 102H: History Of The U.S. Since 1865, Honors
(4) - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Honors course Analysis of social, economic, and institutional developments in the United States, from 1865 to the present.

HIST 103: History Of Western Civilization
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Analysis and discussion of major ideas, attitudes and events that have shaped the Western mind and the structure of Western civilization. Emphasis on the relationship of ideas to their historical context. Traces civilization from the ancient world through the development of the nation-state system to 1660.

HIST 104: History Of Western Civilization
(3) F, S - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Analysis and discussion of major ideas, attitudes and events that have shaped the Western mind and the structure of Western civilization. Emphasis on the relationship of ideas to their historical context. Surveys Western civilization from the era of Louis XIV to the present. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 104 and 113H combined: maximum credit, one course). (CAN HIST 4 or CAN HIST SEQ A [with HIST 103])

HIST 107: World Civilization, Beginnings To 1550
(3) F, S, Summer - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Survey of world history, from its beginnings to the 16th century. Comparative examination of political, social and religious development. Examines cultural interaction between civilizations.

HIST 108: World Civilization, 1550 To Present
(3) F, S, Summer - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Examines important social, political and ideological developments around the world, from the 16th century to the present. Considers the causes and consequences of increased global interaction.

HIST 110: History Of American Women
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Economic, social, political and cultural history of women in America, from colonial times to the present.

HIST 110H: History Of American Women (Honors)
(4) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Honors course Economic, social, political and cultural history of women in America, from colonial times to the present.

HIST 111: The American West As Frontier And Region
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or110H or 110GB

Interpretive survey of the historic interplay between Europeans, Native Americans and other ethnic minorities against the backdrop of the American Westward movement from pre-Columbian times to the present.

HIST 112: American Environmental History
(3) S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Examines American attitudes and actions toward the environment by Indians and European immigrants from the colonial period to the present. Analyzes current environmental problems in the context of American development.

HIST 113H: History Of Western Civilization: 1600 To Present, Honors
(4) - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Acceptance into the Honors Program. Critical analysis and discussion of major ideas and attitudes that have shaped the Western mind and structure of Western civilization. Emphasis on the relation of ideas to this historical context. Western civilization from the beginning of the modern era to the present. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 104 and 113H combined: maximum credit, one course) (CAN HIST 4 or CAN HIST SEQ A [with HIST 103])

HIST 114: The Immigrant Experience In The U.S.
(3) F, S - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Comparative study of foreign immigrants in the United States from the mid-19th century to the present. Examines ethnic identity and nativist resistance to newcomers. Particular attention is paid to Hispanic and Asian as compared to European immigrants. Analyzes the social and economic conditions, as well as cultural factors, that shape immigrant adjustment patterns. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 114/ETHS 101 and HIST 114H/ETHS 101H combined: maximum credit, one course)

HIST 114H: The Immigrant Experience In The U.S., Honors
(4) - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisory: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB.

Limitation on Enrollment: Acceptance into the Honors Program Lecture and seminar. Comparative study of foreign immigrants in the United States from the mid-19th century to the present. Examines ethnic identity and nativist resistance to newcomers. Analyzes the social and economic conditions, as well as cultural factors, that shape immigrant adjustment patterns. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 114/ETHS 101 and HIST 114H/ETHS 101H combined: maximum credit, one course)

HIST 115: The Vietnam Wars
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

History of wars fought in Vietnam since the 1940s, with particular emphasis on American involvement.

HIST 120: Modern Europe
(3) S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

European history from the late 19th century to the present, emphasizing the two world wars and the rise of the totalitarian dictatorships since World War I.

HIST 121: History Of Great Britain
(3) F, S -CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

History of Great Britain, from earliest times to 1688.

HIST 122: History Of Great Britain
(3) F, S -CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

History of Great Britain from 1688 to the present.

HIST 127: History Of Russia
(3) S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Russian cultural, economic, political and social development, from the ninth century to the present. Emphasis on period after 1760, with stress on Russian international goals, foreign policy and internal change.

HIST 133: History Of Latin America: Bc To 1800'S
(3) - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Examines the evolution of Latin America from Pre-Columbian days to the early 1800s. This evolution is analyzed from cultural, political, economic and diplomatic perspectives.

HIST 134: History Of Latin America: 1800'S To Modern Period
(3) - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Examines the evolution of Latin America from the early 1800s to the present. This evolution is analyzed from cultural, political, economic and diplomatic perspectives.

HIST 135: History Of Mexico
(3) F, S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Examines the political, social, cultural, and economic history of Mexico from pre-Columbian times to the present.

HIST 137: History Of Religions Of The Middle East
(3) F,S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Introduction to the history of the three major religious traditions of the Middle East: Judaism, Christianity and Islam in comparative perspective, as well as the historical content of religion in the Middle East.

HIST 138: History Of The Modern Middle East
(3) S - CSU, UC
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Recent and contemporary history of the Middle East that examines the roots of the present political, cultural and economic situation in this crucial part of the world.

HIST 150: Technology And Society
(3) F, S - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H or ENG 110GB

Survey of the history of technology from antiquity to the 20th century, stressing the role of technology as a major determinant in the development of Western civilization. Emphasis on technology's changing impact upon society. (*UC Transfer Limit: HIST 150/ENGR 100 and HIST 151 and 152 combined: maximum credit, 6 units)

HIST 299: Independent Study In History
(1-3) F, S - CSU, UC*
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or 110H or 110GB

Limitation on Enrollment: Complete 12 units at SBCC with a GPA of 2.5 and a minimum of 6 units with a GPA of 3.0 in the History Department. Student works under guidance and direction of sponsoring faculty member on project consistent with interests and abilities. Minimal weekly meetings required.

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