History Courses

History Courses

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Degrees/Certificates offered within program:

HIS - History

HIS-004A: History of Western Civilization (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Cultural contribution's in western civilization from Mesopotamia & Egypt to European Renaissance. C-ID # HIST 170.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-004AH: History of Western Civilization - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This honors course covers the development of Western society and culture from prehistoric times to 1600. Students cannot get credit for both HIST 004A and HIST 004AH. This section requires enrollment in the Honors Transfer Project. C-ID # HIST 170.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-004B: History of Western Civilization (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Advisory: ENG 001A or ENG 001AX This course is a survey of Western Civilization from 1600 to the present. Emphasis is on major political, economic, social, and intellectual movements that have shaped Western society. C-ID # HIST 180.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-004BH: History of Western Civilization - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Advisory: ENG 001A and ENG 001AX This honors course is a survey of Western Civilization from 1600 to the present. Emphasis is on the major political, economic, social, and intellectual movements that have molded the Western society. Students cannot get credit for both HIS 004B and HIS 004BH. Enrollment in the Honors Program is required. C-ID # HIST 180.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-015: World History to 1500 (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course is a survey of World Civilization from prehistoric times to 1500. Emphasis is on the major political, economic, social, cultural and intellectual movements that have molded world societies. C-ID # HIST 150.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-015H: World History to 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This honors course is a survey of World Civilization from prehistoric times to 1500. Emphasis is on the major political, economic, social, cultural, and intellectual movements that have molded world societies. Students cannot get credit for both HIS 015 and HIS 015H. Enrollment in the Honors Program is required. C-ID # HIST 150.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-016: World History Since 1500 (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course covers the development of world civilizations and cultures from 1500 to the present. C-ID # HIST 160.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-016H: World History Since 1500 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This honors course is a survey of world civilizations from 1500 to the present. Emphasis is on the major political, economic, social, and intellectual movements that have molded world civilizations. Students cannot get credit for both HIS 016 and HIS 016H. Enrollment in the Honors Program is required. C-ID # HIST 160.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-017A: History of the United States to 1877 (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course covers the development of American government and culture from colonial through Civil War and Reconstruction periods. C-ID # HIST 130.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, AD2 - AA-AS American History & Ins, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California, US1 - CSU American Instittn & Ideals, US2 - CSU US Constitution/Government

HIS-017AH: History of the United States to 1877 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course studies the development of American government and culture from colonial through Civil War and Reconstruction periods. HIST 017AH is more rigorous in the course work and research than HIST 017A. This section requires enrollment in the Honors Transfer Project. C-ID # HIST 130.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, AD2 - AA-AS American History & Ins, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California, US1 - CSU American Instittn & Ideals, US2 - CSU US Constitution/Government

HIS-017B: History of the United States Since 1877 (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course covers the emergence of the United States as a world power in the late 19th and 20th centuries. C-ID # HIST 140.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, AD2 - AA-AS American History & Ins, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California, US1 - CSU American Instittn & Ideals

HIS-017BH: History of the United States Since 1877 - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This honors course covers the emergence of the United States as a world power in the late 19th and 20th centuries. HIST 017BH is more rigorous in the coursework and research than 017B. This section requires enrollment in the Honors Transfer Project. More information and the online application can be found at http://honors.missioncollege.edu.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, AD2 - AA-AS American History & Ins, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California, US1 - CSU American Instittn & Ideals

HIS-020: History and Geography of California (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course examines California's geographic regions, Native Americans of California, institutions of Spanish California, developments during Mexican and early American period, economic foundations of the state, political growth and institutions of American California, diversity in California history through the 20th Century, and state and local government.

4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, AD2 - AA-AS American History & Ins, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California, US3 - CSU Calif State/Local Govrnmnt

HIS-031: History of East Asia (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

Advisory: REA 054 Advisory: ENG 001A or ENG 001AX This course is a survey of the history of China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam and related countries and regions in East Asia with emphasis on the political, social, and economic development of these countries and their interaction with the West. Students will explore the origins of the cultural traditions, major religions in the area, the unifying forces of Chinese culture, and Western intrusion into the region.

4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-033: Women's Issues Past and Present (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This course is an introduction to the historical study of major women's issues and movements from colonial times to the modern era.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California

HIS-033H: Women's Issues Past and Present - Honors (3.0 Lecture) (Min Credits: 3.0)

This honors course introduces students to the historical study of major women's issues and movements from colonial times to the modern era. Students cannot get credit for both HIST 033 and HIST 033H. This section requires enrollment in the Honors Transfer Project. More information and the online application can be found at http://honors.missioncollege.edu.

3B - IGETC Humanities, 4 - IGETC Social & Behavioral Sci, AC - AA-AS Arts & Humanities, AD1 - AA-AS Social & Behavioral Sci, C2 - CSU Humanities, CSU - California State University, D - CSU Social & Behavior Sci, UC - University of California