Mexican American Studies

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MAS 141 MEXICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY I 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers the history of Mexican-American culture from Pre-Colombian times to c. 1850. Emphasizes the political, economic, and social influences of Pre-Columbian America, Spain, Mexico, and the United States. Includes a study of the United States Constitution. (Partially fulfills American Institutions requirement at CSU.) (Same as HIST 141.) [D; CSU; UC]
MAS 141 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86875 MAS 141 01 08:00AM-09:50AM MTWTH 1682 Gomez,Wayne 7 25*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 7/31/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
MAS 142 MEXICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY II 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Covers the history of the Mexican-American experience from 1846 to the present day. Emphasizes the political, economic, and social evolution of the Mexican-American people within the context of both Mexican and American cultural influences. Includes a study of the Constitution of California. (Partially fulfills American Institutions requirement at CSU.) (Same as HIST 142.) [D; CSU; UC]
MAS 142 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
86880 MAS 142 01 10:15AM-12:05PM MTWTH 1683 Lopez-Aramburo,Maria 7 31*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 7/31/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM
MAS 150 MEXICAN AND MEXICAN-AMERICAN CULTURES IN THE UNITED STATES 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Examines the evolution of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural development in the United States. Focuses on the study of the transculturation process between the Mexican-American and mainstream American cultures. Includes a special emphasis on the intellectual foundations of Chicano culture. (Same as SOC 150.) [D; CSU; UC]
MAS 150 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90174 MAS 150 301 09:00AM-10:50AM MTW 4102 Chavez,Victoria 8 29*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 6/16/2014 Ends: 8/7/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, May 27, 2014 4:26 PM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 3
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